Archive for the ‘Classification Societies’ Category

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has started work with AkerBP for maintenance optimization of its Skarv FPSO infrastructure and equipment on a test project in Norway. Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf: Project between AkerBP and Lloyd’s Register tests latest software to optimise maintenance activities...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers
The new Approval Explorer allows users to identify, locate and contact Bureau Veritas approved service suppliers or manufacturers Paris-La Défense, France, June 21, 2018 – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore today launched the latest addition to their end-to-end and integrated platform of digital...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Liberian Registry and China Classification Society sign innovation and technology MoU

Liberian Registry and China Classification Society sign innovation and technology MoU
Pictured during the CCS MoU signing ceremony in Beijing on 29 March are (left) Thomas Klenum, LISCR Technical Director, and CCS vice-president Sun Feng. The Liberian Registry has agreed a framework co-operation Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the China Classification Society (CCS) as the latest...
June 18th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Flags, Shipmanagement | Read More

All afloat at Bureau Veritas’ Posidonia 2018 splash at Ecali Club

All afloat at Bureau Veritas’ Posidonia 2018 splash at Ecali Club
l to r: George Andreadis,  Ioanna Procopiou, Paillette Palaiologou , Mike Kasmas and Redouane Assad Further to our inclusion in our daily market recap, geopolitics and events on the 24th of May, we bring you tonight a bit more with pictures from the Reception and Dinner that the  Management of Bureau...
June 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships

DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships
The Olympic Artemis Høvik/Hamburg, 15 June 2018: As the competitive and economic pressure on the shipping and offshore industries continues to grow, owners, operators and yards are searching for every efficiency. To support its customers, DNV GL has developed the first type approval scheme for the...
June 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Lloyd’s Register and TWI launch Fullagar Technologies

Lloyd’s Register and TWI launch Fullagar Technologies
Simon Reeve Delivering high-tech innovative inspection systems, products and services based on the very latest industry R&D. London/Cambridge, 14th June 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology, and TWI, the...
June 14th, 2018 | Classification Societies, News, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register becomes founding member of UN Group for Sustainable Ocean Business

Lloyd’s Register becomes founding member of UN Group for Sustainable Ocean Business
Featured are (left to right) Sturla Henriksen, UN Global Compact Special Advisor on Oceans, LR’s Suzanne Johnston, Lisa Kingo, UN Global Compact CEO and Executive Director, and Tom Boardley, Executive Vice-President, LR. 12th June 2018 – Oceans cover two thirds of the world’s surface but the...
June 12th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, News, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

PPG and DNV GL collaborate to take hull performance beyond ISO 19030

PPG and DNV GL collaborate to take hull performance beyond ISO 19030
DNV GL’s George Dimopoulos, Head of R&D and advisory Greece and PPG’s Tom Molenda, Global Director Marine Coatings sign the collaboration agreement. Athens, 7 June 2018. PPG, a global leader in protective and marine coatings, and the global quality assurance and risk management company DNV GL,...
June 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management
LR’s Nick_Brown presents certificates to Capt. Weng Lin of PPA at Posidonia Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) awarded double certification against ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 by Lloyd’s Register (LR) 06 June 2018 – At a ceremony today held during international shipping exhibition Posidonia,...
June 6th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

Bureau Veritas issues range of approvals for GTT’s new gas containment systems and LNG technology applications

Bureau Veritas issues range of approvals for GTT’s new gas containment systems and LNG technology applications
Workers inspecting the tank of an LNG carrier equipped with GTT Mark technology Approvals for Mark III Flex+ and GTT MARS™ Approvals in principle for LNG carrier and bunker vessel designs Approval for improved performance on existing containment systems Paris-La Défense, France, June 05, 2018 –...
June 5th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at Posidonia 2018: Classification more relevant than ever

DNV GL at Posidonia 2018: Classification more relevant than ever
from the press conference Athens, Greece, 04 June 2018: In an increasingly complex, fast changing, and challenging market, the role of the classification society is more relevant than ever, said Knut ØrbeckNilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, at a press conference ahead of Posidonia trade fair in Athens....
June 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Press and Media | Read More

Lloyd’s Register invests in the future performance of today’s seafarers

Lloyd’s Register invests in the future performance of today’s seafarers
LR has a long-standing partnership with Sailors’ Society, most recently investing in the future performance of today’s seafarers by donating £20,000 to the charity’s Wellness at Sea programme and Emergency Welfare Fund. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has committed to make a donation to Sailors’ Society...
June 4th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, HR | Read More

A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework…

A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework…
Poseidon Med II representatives with the Minister Kouroumplis during the presentation of the Presidential Decree* A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework: Presidential Decree for LNG Bunkering in Greece Greek Minister of Shipping P. Kouroumplis presented the Presidential Decree...
May 30th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

“The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018”

“The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018”
Snapshot from the panel, Poseidon Med II event at Laskaridis Historical Library,21/5/2018 LNG for shipping makes headway through Poseidon Med II The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018 A truck loading station in Revithoussa LNG terminal, at least three new LNG-powered vessels, one LNG...
May 24th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator partners with Plug and Play to solve the world’s toughest safety and risk challenges

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator partners with Plug and Play to solve the world’s toughest safety and risk challenges
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s London, 23 May 2018 – The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator – established to solve some of the toughest safety and risk challenges by creating, facilitating and guiding collaboration between innovative technology companies and industry – has...
May 23rd, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, News, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas 21st Regional Hellenic & Black Sea Committee 2018

Bureau Veritas 21st Regional Hellenic & Black Sea Committee 2018
Didier Bouttier, Tony Lauritzen, Philippe Donche-Gay, George Procopiou, Paillette Palaiologou, George Dalacouras, Matthieu De Tugny. The 21st Annual Meeting of the Hellenic and Black Sea Committee of Bureau Veritas, hosted by the Vice President Regional Chief Executive Hellenic & Black Sea Region,...
May 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More

KR Launches Business Continuity Management Certification Service

KR Launches Business Continuity Management   Certification Service
l to r: Kim Dong-Whie, CEO of STX Marine Service and Lee Jeong-Kie, CEO and Chairman of KR Marking a first for the Korean maritime industry, Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has awarded ISO 22301, an international standard for business continuity management systems...
May 16th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IACS, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

DNV GL develops offshore safety guidance for Greek Regulator

DNV GL develops offshore safety guidance for Greek Regulator
London, UK : 25 April 2018. DNV GL has completed a workscope with the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), under funding provided by the EU, to develop guidance for the Greek offshore safety competent authority, Hellenic Ηydrocarbons Resources Management (HHRM), under Greek law 4409/2016...
May 14th, 2018 | Banking, Classification Societies, Energy, Finance, Shipfinance | Read More

ABS, the American Club and Lamar University Join Forces to Improve Maritime Workforce Safety

ABS, the American Club and Lamar University Join Forces to Improve Maritime Workforce Safety
… Joint Initiative Tackles Common Causes of Maritime Accidents ABS, the American Club and Lamar University are launching a new initiative aimed at reducing maritime-related safety incidents. The initial focus of the partnership’s analysis and industry guidance will be on slips, trips and falls,...
May 10th, 2018 | Academia, Classification Societies, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

DNV GL and Meyer Turku sign class contract for Royal Caribbean’s two new ICON Class vessels

DNV GL and Meyer Turku sign class contract for Royal Caribbean’s two new ICON Class vessels
Hamburg/Hovik, 8 Mai 2018: The Finnish Meyer Turku Shipyard and DNV GL have signed a contract for the classification of Royal Caribbean International’s new ICON Class vessels. The contract covers two vessels with delivery scheduled for 2022 and 2024. “It is a proud day for DNV GL to have been entrusted...
May 8th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, News | Read More

Data management platform approaches one million service subscriptions as number of Veracity users pushes passed 120 000

Data management platform approaches one million service subscriptions as number of Veracity users pushes passed 120 000
Remi Eriksen DNV GL’s data management platform, Veracity, has accumulated users from 1 500 companies AGR, SteelCorr, and ScanReach among companies adding their services to Veracity marketplace DNV GL Group President and CEO, Remi Eriksen, says the strong take up is indicative of “hunger” across...
May 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

The path to digital classification.

The path to digital classification.
Ioannis Chiotopoulos After a fast start, DNV GL continues to pick up the pace in the digital transformation of its classification services. by Ioannis Chiotopoulos DNV GL, Piraeus “We started looking into machine learning as a tool for modernizing classification in 2016,” says Morten Østby, Senior...
May 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Featured, Insight, IT and Communications, News | Read More

The annual Greek National Committee of DNV GL

The annual Greek National Committee of DNV GL
l to r: Ioannis Chiotopoulos, Dr. John Coustas and Knut Ørbeck-Nielssen Athens, 17 April 2018 – The annual Greek National Committee of DNV GL gathered once again at the Yacht Club of Greece. The event was well attended with representative from across the Greek shipping industry. ​At the same time,...
May 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

DNV GL at OTC: CMHI and DNV GL ink LoI for two multi-activity jack-ups Inbox x

DNV GL at OTC: CMHI and DNV GL ink LoI for two multi-activity jack-ups  Inbox x
The signing at OTC 2018. Front (L to R). Mr. Rulin Yao, General Manager of China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu), Mr. Ernst Meyer, Director of Offshore Classification, DNV GL – Maritime. Back (L to R): Mr. Lixin Xu, General Manager, R&D Center at China Merchants Offshore Technology Research...
May 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies | Read More

DNV GL appoints Klas Bendrik as Chief Digital Transformation Officer

DNV GL appoints Klas Bendrik as Chief Digital Transformation Officer
Klas Bendrik Høvik, Norway, 2 May 2018: Klas Bendrik will join DNV GL as Chief Digital Transformation Officer to support DNV GL’s digitalization and IT strategy. Starting on 1 September 2018, Bendrik will be based at the DNV GL headquarters in Høvik, Norway and will be a member of DNV GL Group’s...
May 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, News, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More