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Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms.

Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms.
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms. Following a competitive tender process, Lloyd’s Register’s Inspection Services team has secured a significant contract win with TenneT, a leading European...
January 23rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Energy, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

‘Cyber Managed’ from Bureau Veritas: the pragmatic path to cyber resilience and protection

‘Cyber Managed’ from Bureau Veritas: the pragmatic path to cyber resilience and protection
Paillette Palaiologou, Vice President for the Hellenic Black Sea & Adriatic Zone, Bureau Veritas, said: “Cyber Managed provides a holistic yet pragmatic response to cyber threats to keep owners continually protected.” ‘Cyber Managed’ from Bureau Veritas: the pragmatic path to cyber resilience...
January 20th, 2020 | Classification Societies, News, Safety and Security | Read More

ClassNK issues Hong Kong Convention Statement of Compliance to Ship Recycling Facility in Bangladesh

ClassNK issues Hong Kong Convention Statement of Compliance to Ship Recycling Facility in Bangladesh
ClassNK issues Hong Kong Convention Statement of Compliance to Ship Recycling Facility in Bangladesh Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has issued a Statement of Compliance (SoC) to “PHP Ship Breaking and Recycling Industries Limited (PHP)”, a ship recycling facility in Chattogram...
January 15th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Keppel O&M receives certification from Lloyd’s Register for 3D printing of offshore grade materials.

Keppel O&M receives certification from Lloyd’s Register for 3D printing of offshore grade materials.
Lloyd’s Register HQ’s in London3D Keppel O&M receives certification from Lloyd’s Register for 3D printing of offshore grade materials. The additive manufacturing (AM) technology would enable Keppel to print high-value components for offshore products with significantly faster production...
January 14th, 2020 | Classification Societies, News, Technology | Read More

ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens

ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens
  Dr. Chris Leontopoulos ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens ABS Greece was invited by the National Technical University of Athens to deliver a seminar on propulsion shafting systems. The lecture took place on the 4 December, 2019 to a group of graduate and...
January 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical, Technology | Read More

New DNV GL joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels

New DNV GL joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels
DNV GL’s Large Battery Destructive Test Chamber in Rochester New DNV GL joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels Oslo, 7 January 2020: In collaboration with the Norwegian, Danish and US maritime authorities, battery manufacturers, system integrators, suppliers...
January 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Automated/Autonomous Operation of ships

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Automated/Autonomous Operation of ships
ClassNK releases Guidelines for Automated/Autonomous Operation of ships Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its “Guidelines for Automated/Autonomous Operation of ships ~Design development, Installation and Operation of Automated Operation Systems/Remote Operation Systems~”.   In...
January 9th, 2020 | Classification Societies | Read More

ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal

ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal
ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal Tokyo – ClassNK has released the first issue of its new publication “ClassNK Technical Journal”, focusing on digitalization in this edition. ClassNK Technical Journal is a comprehensive technical publication that supersedes “ClassNK...
December 30th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technology | Read More

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region
SSBT vessel design Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region The Semi-Ballastable Barge Transporter (SBBT) is officially underway at the ROSETTI MARINO Spa shipyard of Ravenna, as part of the European co-financed Poseidon Med II project, and due for delivery in 2020. The SBBT,...
December 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s certification validates Wärtsilä Marine’s cyber security measures

Lloyd’s Register’s certification validates Wärtsilä Marine’s cyber security measures
Wärtsilä is committed to integrating cyber security into all its products, systems and services. Lloyd’s Register’s certification validates Wärtsilä Marine’s cyber security measures Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 December 2019 at 10 am EET Wärtsilä awarded Lloyds Register cyber security...
December 19th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry

Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry
Jon Rysst (L), Senior Vice President and Business Development Leader of DNV GL along with Børge Nova, CEO of Høglund Marine Solutions (R) Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry Accurate and safe data is on the agenda as Høglund and DNV GL collaborate...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure
… Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure DNV GL’s long-standing efforts to ensure safe performance of aft most propeller shaft bearings continue. The class society has recently updated its oil lubrication acceptance criteria to differentiate between environmentally acceptable...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

IACS Council 80

IACS Council 80
IACS Council 80 IACS Council welcomes substantial progress made on Cyber and IQARB and says farewell to its long-standing Accredited Representative to IMO. The IACS Council held its 80th session (C80) in London last week, where the focus was Cyber Safety, IQARB and Quality matters, along with further...
December 16th, 2019 | Associations, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IACS | Read More

Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting

Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting
… Fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee Meeting More than 40 maritime industry leaders took part in a lively workshop at the fifth ABS Hellenic Technical Committee. The committee heard from three guest speakers. Joe Baker, Anemoi Marine Technologies, UK, spoke on Flettner Rotors; Georgios Bourtzos,...
December 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC)

Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC)
.. Sulphur readiness and Gas as fuel in the focus of Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) Almost 60 representatives from the Greek shipping industry, participating at the Lloyd’s Register Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) convened on 10th December 2019, to have a closer look on the...
December 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation.

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation.
l to r: Steve Price, Programme Director, Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, Jan Przydatek, Director of Technologies, Lloyd’s Register Foundation and Maurizio Pilu, VP Digital Innovation. Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator wins Lloyd’s List Award for Excellence in Data and Technology Innovation. The...
December 11th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies | Read More

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.
CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019. Maritime conversation dominated by energy efficiency, technology and the need to address decarbonisation challenges at Marintec 2019, which took place last week...
December 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Classification Societies, Events, News | Read More

Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary.

Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary.
The Members of the 31st Hellenic Marine Technical Committe of Bureau Veritas Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee celebrates its 20-years anniversary. Piraeus, December 10th, 2019 The 31st Hellenic Marine Technical Committee Meeting of Bureau Veritas Piraeus was held on the 19th of November...
December 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition
‘Christophe Chauviere, Marine Chief Executive, France for Bureau Veritas formally signs the coalition agreement alongside Elizabeth Borne, Minister for the Ecological Transition. On the left side of Mrs Borne sits Jean-Philippe Bonnet, Délégué régional Méditerranée chez RTE Réseau de Transport....
December 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers

IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers
Representatives of IRClass and ShipParts.com signing cooperation agreement IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) and ShipParts.com have signed a cooperation agreement to develop mutually beneficial business...
December 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design
… Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design Lloyd’s Register has issued CMES, CNOOC, DSIC and GTT with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the development of the first efficient LNG-fuelled Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) in a new generation of dual-fuelled VLCCs. LR has granted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Tankers | Read More

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.
… Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.  LR collaborates with DSIC and Man Energy Solutions for first ammonia-fuelled ULCS in China. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has granted Approval in Principle to Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. (DSIC) and MAN Energy Solutions for an ammonia-fuelled...
December 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Containers | Read More

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel
In 2019, BW LPG announced plans to retrofit several vessels with LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines. (Image care of BW LPG) New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel Shanghai, 3 December 2019: As the maritime industry looks to reduce emissions to air and work towards the International Maritime...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LPG | Read More

Technology Outlook 2030: The ten technology trends and their risks that will shape industry and society in the next decade

Technology Outlook 2030: The ten technology trends and their risks that will shape industry and society in the next decade
Remi Eriksen, Group President and CEO of DNV GL. Technology Outlook 2030: The ten technology trends and their risks that will shape industry and society in the next decade December 03 2019, Høvik, Norway – A new report from DNV GL, the global risk management and quality assurance company, has...
December 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Insight, Reports, Technology | Read More

CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research

CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research
From the signing of MoU between LR and CSSC CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research MoU signed at Marintec 2019 will see partners jointly establish Technology Research Centre in Shanghai and launch biennial Global Shipping Forum.  Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed...
December 2nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More