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Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice

Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice
Paul Shrieve, Bureau Veritas President, President, Bureau Veritas Solutions Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice Bureau Veritas Solutions Marine & Offshore (BVS), the advisory arm of Bureau Veritas, is helping drive improvement in ship...
October 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Veristar Equipment, the latest BV platform, supports manufacturers

Veristar Equipment, the latest BV platform, supports manufacturers
Laurent Hentges, Vice-President, Operational Excellence Veristar Equipment, the latest BV platform, supports manufacturers Released today: Veristar Equipment is an online platform for equipment manufacturers providing a seamless, efficient and transparent process from start to finish Easy for manufacturers...
October 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” – ICT utilization in remote surveys

ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” – ICT utilization in remote surveys
ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” – ICT utilization in remote surveys Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” in preparation for carrying out remote surveys (*1) using ICT (Information and Communication Technology) (*2)....
October 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Minerva Marine Inc. choses RINACube as its fleet monitoring digital platform

Minerva Marine Inc. choses RINACube as its fleet monitoring digital platform
The “Mineva Doxa” Minerva Marine Inc. choses RINACube as its fleet monitoring digital platform Minerva Marine Inc., one of the leading ship management companies worldwide, announced that it intends to invest in one of the latest industry digital technology solutions for the real-time monitoring...
October 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

“Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st Large Cargo Ship with ‘Sail’, Aiming at Reduction of GHGs ~

“Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval  ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st Large Cargo Ship with ‘Sail’, Aiming at Reduction of GHGs ~
Certificate presentation ceremony – From Left: ClassNK Senior Executive Vice President Toshiyuki Shigemi, MOL Senior Managing Executive Officer Yoshikazu Kawagoe, Oshima Shipbuilding President Eiichi Hiraga “Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval  ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st...
October 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

ClassNK Advises Existing Ships to Install Ballast Water Management Systems Early On (Updated in September 2019)

ClassNK Advises Existing Ships to Install Ballast Water Management Systems Early On (Updated in September 2019)
ClassNK Advises Existing Ships to Install Ballast Water Management Systems Early On (Updated in September 2019) Tokyo – In September 2018, Leading Classification Society ClassNK analyzed the retrofitting status of ballast water management systems (BWMS) on its registered ships and confirmed that installation...
September 26th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Shipmanagement | Read More

A world first in 3D printing

A world first in 3D printing
A world first in 3D printing Lloyd’s Register and Lloyd’s Register Foundation support the development of the world’s first 3D printed rescue boat. Lloyd’s Register (LR) is partnering with Singapore’s National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC), Autodesk, ST Engineering’s...
September 25th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register signs up to Getting to Zero Coalition.

Lloyd’s Register signs up to Getting to Zero Coalition.
Alastair Marsh Lloyd’s Register signs up to Getting to Zero Coalition. Organisation part of industry alliance leading collaboration for international shipping’s decarbonisation. 23 September 2019, New York – Lloyd’s Register is among senior leaders within the maritime, energy, infrastructure...
September 23rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub
Magnus Lande, Head of APAC and Commercial Director, Veracity by DNV GL DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub Veracity, DNV GL’s open industrial data platform, opens new base in Singapore with the aim to stimulate closer collaboration in the maritime sector...
September 23rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs
The certificates were presented at DSME’s booth at Gastech in Houston (left to right): Odin Kwon, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of DSME, receives the AIP certificates from Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL – Maritime Business Director Gas Carriers (image courtesy of DNV GL) DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME...
September 20th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels
. Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels Dear Viewers, The shipping industry must cut GHG emissions. A new joint study demonstrates how hybrid power systems can make a difference. MAN Energy Solutions, DNV GL and Corvus Energy looked into hybridization options for larger cargo vessels...
September 20th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC

Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC
LR’s Commercial Director, Andy McKeran and GTT’s CEO and Chairman, Philippe Berterottière, during the announcement at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC.  Lloyd’s Register in JDP with China Merchants, GTT, CNOOC and DSIC for first in...
September 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers

GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers
: Matthieu de Tugny, the President of Bureau Veritas, Marine & Offshore presents AIP to GTT GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers Approval in principle has been granted for the system that may be used in Ice...
September 19th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Technology | Read More

SHI’s SVESSEL® wins Bureau Veritas Approval in Principle

SHI’s SVESSEL® wins Bureau Veritas Approval in Principle
: Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. receive Approval In Principle (AIP) from Bureau Veritas at Gastech 2019 SHI’s SVESSEL® wins Bureau Veritas Approval in Principle Paris-La Défense, France, September 19th, 2019: At Gastech 2019 taking place in Houston this week, Samsung Heavy Industries Co.,...
September 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank

LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank
Odin Kwon, DSME Executive Vice President and CTO, with Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President during the AiP ceremony at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank LR presents AiP to DSME at Gastech 2019, taking place this week...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE
l tto r: Andrew McKeran, LR’s Commercial Director, awarded Neale Campbell, Babcock’s Managing Director, an AiP for its ecoETHN® solution at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE LR presents AiP to Babcock for its ecoETHN® solution at...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future

Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future
.   Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future DNV GL: Download the Maritime Forecast to 2050 – 3rd edition Download the Maritime Forecast to 2050 >> The Maritime Forecast 2050 examines the future of the shipping industry in a rapidly...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Markets | Read More

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.
l to r: Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President, Hu Keyi, Chief of Global Technology of Jiangnan Shipyard and Rafa Riva, LR’s Area Sales and Marketing manager for Americas.   LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design. LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co.,...
September 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today
Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today LNG is the current front runner as the maritime industry looks to comply with both external pressure and stricter environmental legislation LONDON, 17th SEPTEMBER 2019: SEA\LNG released the findings of a new...
September 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, LNG | Read More

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue
.  Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue  THE ACCELERATING DEVELOPMENT OF SEABORNE LNG LNG carriers are evolving rapidly, with innovative containment systems, propulsion methods and re-liquefaction systems responding to charterers’ and shipowners’ changing needs. FSRU MARKET SEES...
September 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

London International Shipping Week Daily News Briefing – 2

London International Shipping Week Daily News Briefing – 2
London skyline from Lloyd’s HQ. Daily News Briefing News in and around LISW19 In the 09/11/2019 edition: Port of Southampton and Government launch UK first Port Economic Partnership ABS Brings Together Industry Leaders to Discuss the Journey to 2050  Government backs cutting-edge tech to drive...
September 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

LR further strengthens Piraeus team

LR further strengthens Piraeus team
Theodosis Stamatellos LR further strengthens Piraeus team Lloyd’s Register has announced new appointments within its Business Development function in Piraeus, reflecting its ongoing commitment to service excellence. We are delighted to welcome Nikos Skaribas to Piraeus as Area New Buildings Business...
September 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS
Arun Sharma Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS London, 5th September 2019 – Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has been formally introduced as the new Chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) to...
September 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IACS, News, Person Profiles | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. Environmental regulations continue to tighten, and as the IMO has announced its goal to completely eliminate...
September 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series

Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series
. Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series Health and safety expert Bureau Veritas is encouraging visitors to this year’s Contamination Expo Series to come and witness its intuitive field hazard-testing and air quality technology to see how it is...
September 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, News, Pollution | Read More