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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

ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition

ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition
. ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 86 This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: Insights from Mr. Fumihiko...
December 2nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia

From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia
… From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia FIRST CHINESE-BUILT CRUISE SHIP READY FOR ARCTIC ADVENTURES At the forefront of China’s expanding cruise market is China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI), who recently delivered the first ever Chinese-built, Polar-class expedition cruise ship,...
November 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, LNG, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Innovative solutions for remote inspection: RINA and Kiber team up

Innovative solutions for remote inspection: RINA and Kiber team up
.. Innovative solutions for remote inspection: RINA and Kiber team up GENOA, ITALY (21 November 2019) – RINA, one of the global leading classification societies, has signed an agreement with the augmented and virtual reality innovator VRMedia to boost the development of remote inspection technologies...
November 21st, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture
(L-R) L. Makris, Surveyor (Yachts & Small Crafts) /Hellenic Lloyd’s, Dr N. Mazarakis, Professor /Marine Meteorology, RADM J. Drymoussis, Deputy Commander/Hellenic Navy Fleet, G. Genikaliotis, Chairman/Vourkari Sailing Club and C. Triantafillou, HELMEPA “Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture” The...
November 14th, 2019 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

Seabury Maritime and Lloyd’s Register join forces to help clients navigate OPEX and CAPEX challenges

Seabury Maritime and Lloyd’s Register join forces to help clients navigate OPEX and CAPEX challenges
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Seabury Maritime and Lloyd’s Register join forces to help clients navigate OPEX and CAPEX challenges Partners to combine market knowledge and data capability to help clients optimize business performance. 13 November 2019, New York – Seabury Maritime,...
November 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Finance, Shipfinance | Read More

Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull coatings

Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull coatings
The study used the hull performance analysis methodology developed by DNV GL to analyze the performance of various major vessel types, including LNG carriers, bulk carriers, crude oil tankers and cruise vessels. Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull...
November 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

The thriving world of Offshore Innovation

The thriving world of Offshore Innovation
The thriving world of Offshore Innovation THE AUTONOMOUS FUTURE OF OFFSHORE PLATFORMS Bureau Veritas is helping the offshore industry to develop a safer, more productive future with updated guidelines and cyber notations, some of which apply to autonomous offshore platforms.     TECHNIPFMC...
November 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, Press and Media | Read More

RINA works with the National Technical University of Athens to support the future Young Engineers in Greece

RINA works with the National Technical University of Athens to support the future Young Engineers in Greece
r to l: Stefanos Chatzinikolaou, RINA, Andreas Boudouvis, NTUA Rector, Nello Sulfaro, Ceo RINA Services, Gregory Grigoropoulos , Dean of NA&ME, Spyridon Zolotas, RINA and Ioannis Chatzigeorgiou vice rector, NTUA RINA works with the National Technical University of Athens to support the future Young...
November 8th, 2019 | Academia, Classification Societies, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation

Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation
By incorporating batteries on-board, the ultra-deepwater semi-submersible West Mira can reduce the runtime of its diesel engines significantly. The rig is heading for operations on the Nova Field in the North Sea Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation Bergen/Hamburg,...
November 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy | Read More

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible
Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible Our latest Maritime Forecast to 2050 uses a new model to look at how different policies impact the IMO’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission goals. With contributions from vessel speed reduction, energy-efficiency measures, and alternative fuels,...
November 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources
Bente Pretlove DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources  25 October 2019, Høvik, Norway – DNV GL, the risk management and quality assurance company, is strengthening its commitment to exploring new ocean opportunities by dedicating extra resources to its ocean space...
October 25th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

LR and Maersk study indicates that achieving net zero is an ‘OPEX not a CAPEX challenge’.

LR and Maersk study indicates that achieving net zero is an ‘OPEX not a CAPEX challenge’.
Lloyd’s Register HQ’s in London LR and Maersk study indicates that achieving net zero is an ‘OPEX not a CAPEX challenge’. Joint study finds that to develop zero carbon ready ships, shipowners must invest for fuel flexibility and points to the need for policy interventions and...
October 24th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

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