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LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI.

LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI.
LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI. 19 August 2019 – Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) has received type approval from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for the network security digital component of its Integrated Smartship Solution...
August 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Supporting offshore safety in Greece

Supporting offshore safety in Greece
Theodosis Stamatellos Supporting offshore safety in Greece by Theodosis Stamatellos, Lloyd’s Register Marine & Offshore South Europe Regional Manager  Having completed the recent collaboration with the Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management (HHRM) for the development of an Emergency Response...
August 14th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Health and Safety, News, Safety and Security | Read More

DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000’s digital twin

DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000’s digital twin
. DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000’s digital twin DNV GL SUPPLIES SHIPMANAGER HULL SOFTWARE TO REALIZE SAIPEM 7000’S DIGITAL TWIN  Høvik, Norway – 13 August 2019: Saipem, the energy and infrastructure solution provider, is implementing DNV GL’s hull planned...
August 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Remote surveys minimize disruption to operations

Remote surveys minimize disruption to operations
. Remote surveys minimize disruption to operations Minimizing disruption to operations while ensuring top quality are key goals of DNV GL’s remote surveying offer. “It’s all about doing things faster and more efficiently, but still doing them well,” says Stener Olav Stenersen, head of services...
August 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels

ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels
ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK is participating in the “Cross-industrial Working Group Related to Zero Emission Alternative Ship Fuels” established by the CCR Study Group (*). This working group which ClassNK...
August 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier

Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier
Image of LNG-fuelled Ore carrier Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier August 5th, 2019 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (herein called “K” Line) is proud to announce that “K” Line and Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (herein...
August 5th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans

KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans
KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans The Korean Register (KR) has established a new greenhouse gas (GHG) online data management system KR GEARs (GHG Emission Authentic Reporting System). The new service will help shipowners to comply with GHG regulations...
July 31st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Flag and class: Forging a new digital partnership

Flag and class: Forging a new digital partnership
Flag and class: Forging a new digital partnership DNV GL met with the Marshall Islands Registry to discuss modernizing the relationship between flag and class. Both agree that the main objective of digital class should be to reduce the workload and save money, while ensuring safety and integrity. International...
July 25th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Flags, Shipmanagement | Read More

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan
Sample vessel in DNV GL’s web-based Ship Implementation Plan application DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan Oslo, 18 July 2019: As the days count down to the entry into force of the 2020 0.5% sulphur cap, preparation is key. DNV GL offers a free web-based application...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Cooperation between HHRM and Lloyd’s Register

Cooperation between HHRM and Lloyd’s Register
Cooperation between HHRM and Lloyd’s Register The development of an Emergency Response Plan for offshore hydrocarbon installations was the outcome of the successful cooperation between Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management (HHRM) and Lloyd’s Register. Lloyd’s Register’s global experience...
July 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, News | Read More

Drones herald in new era of inspections

Drones herald in new era of inspections
The result of six months of development work and trials: A mid-sized commercial drone fitted with a special accessory frame designed and manufactu-red in-house by the Gdansk DNV GL surveyor team is now standard equipment for inspections at DNV GL locations around the world. Drones herald in new era of...
July 17th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association

Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association
.. Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association PARIS – July 15, 2019: The decarbonisation drive is gearing up to be the defining issue faced by the shipping sector in the coming decades and the industry is searching for low carbon and zero emissions technologies that will deliver on...
July 15th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment | Read More

Alpha Ori Technologies secures ClassNK certification for SMARTSHIP™

Alpha Ori Technologies secures ClassNK certification for SMARTSHIP™
Captain Rajesh Unni, Co-CEO of AOT and CEO and Founder of leading Singapore-based shipmanager Synergy Group  Alpha Ori Technologies secures ClassNK certification for SMARTSHIP™ Leading ship classification society ClassNK has confirmed type approval certification for SMARTShip™, the patented digital...
July 15th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

Inside the fast-evolving world of smart shipping

Inside the fast-evolving world of smart shipping
Inside the fast-evolving world of smart shipping AUTONOMOUS SHIPS: WHERE DO WE REALLY STAND? Advances in autonomous technology offer shipowners advantages in terms of safety and cost. They also raise regulatory challenges. SMARTER TOGETHER: BOURBON AND BUREAU VERITAS TALK CYBER TECHNOLOGY Bourbon...
July 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Taxation, Technical | Read More

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR.

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR.
From the event DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR. 12 July 2019 – Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for its Smart Ship Solution (DS4®). The fleet monitoring smart ECDIS and surveillance system...
July 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Testing the potential of additive manufacturing

Testing the potential of additive manufacturing
. Testing the potential of additive manufacturing by Ramesh Babu Govindaraj, Principal Material Specialist When Wärtsilä Marine Solutions took the decision to utilize additive manufacturing (AM) to create a vital component for an inert gas system, initial production prototypes displayed an unexpected...
July 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

FCR Batteries Obtain ClassNK Acceptance

FCR Batteries Obtain ClassNK Acceptance
FCR Batteries Obtain ClassNK Acceptance New battery series now available for wide variety of applications including standby & emergency power. Fukuoka, Japan – 9th July 2019 – Eco Marine Power (EMP) in cooperation with the Furukawa Battery Company of Japan (Furukawa Battery) are pleased to announce...
July 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system
.. Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system. LR to support LNG growth in China through collaboration with COSCO Shipping LNG Investment, COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry, Jiangnan Shipyard, MARIC, SSSRI and CCS. 8 July 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed...
July 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Fuel technologies in the Spotlight at ABS Hellenic Technical Committee

Fuel technologies in the Spotlight at ABS Hellenic Technical Committee
From the ABS Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC) meeting Fuel technologies in the Spotlight at ABS Hellenic Technical Committee (ATHENS) Dual fuel engines, alternative fuels and new energy sources led the discussion at the ABS Hellenic Technical Committee (HTC). More than 40 leaders from the Greek shipping...
July 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference

SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference
SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference Mark your calendar for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon CEST 25 September 2019 Add to your calendar To provide an overview of the technical and regulatory landscape of the many alternative fuels, DNV GL will hold...
July 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets
The new Ultramax Bulk Carrier design meets the IMO 2030 environmental targets. Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets Wärtsilä Corporation,  02 July 2019 at 10:00 EET The technology group Wärtsilä, Japanese...
July 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) team up with RINA

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) team up with RINA
From the signing of the agreement China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) team up with RINA Genoa, Italy – 1st July 2019  – RINA and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) have signed a Strategic Cooperation Agreement for some of the activities related to passenger ships building....
July 1st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

IACS: Outcome of Council C79 Meeting

IACS: Outcome of Council C79 Meeting
Arun Sharma IACS: Outcome of Council C79 Meeting IACS Council reaffirms its commitment to meet the challenges posed by new technologies and regulations; reinforcing Quality operations to be the focus of new IACS Chairman. The IACS Council held its 79th session (C79) in Busan, S. Korea last week, where...
July 1st, 2019 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IACS | Read More

DNV GL, Maritime Academy News: June 2019

DNV GL, Maritime Academy News: June 2019
DNV GL, Maritime Academy News: June 2019 Dear Viewers, In the 2nd quarter edition for 2019 of Maritime Academy Newsletter you will read about: Study with DNV GL and WMU – Postgraduate Diploma in Distance Learning Mode Maritime Academy Smart Up on 14 August 2019 – PSC – Concentrated Inspection...
June 28th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Bureau Veritas Marine Technical Committee addresses 2020 technical and regulatory challenges.

Bureau Veritas Marine Technical Committee addresses 2020 technical and regulatory challenges.
The Bureau Veritas Hellenic Marine Technical Committee Members and Guests Bureau Veritas Marine Technical Committee addresses 2020 technical and regulatory challenges. Piraeus, June 28th, 2019  The 30th marine technical committee meeting of Bureau Veritas Piraeus took place on the 11th of June 2019...
June 28th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More