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ClassNK releases “ClassNK MRV Portal (IMO DCS)”

ClassNK releases “ClassNK MRV Portal (IMO DCS)”
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) based on its Rule Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released “ClassNK MRV Portal (IMO DCS)”, a software service for the reporting, monitoring and verification of shipping CO2 emissions in line...
October 12th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, IT and Communications, Regulatory | Read More

Alternative fuels: the options

Alternative fuels: the options
. DNV GL has issued a new white paper assessing a range of alternative fuels and technologies. Titled “Alternative fuels and technologies for greener shipping”, the paper examines the cost, availability, regulatory challenges and environmental benefits of alternative fuels and technologies.   by...
October 11th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Insight | Read More

KR upgrades container securing strength assessment software – SeaTrust-LS

KR upgrades container securing strength assessment software – SeaTrust-LS
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has released the latest version of SeaTrust-LS, its container securing strength assessment software. SeaTrust-LS has been significantly enhanced by incorporating KR’s new 2018 guidance for container securing assessment and...
October 11th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Farewell M. Didier Bouttier

Farewell M. Didier Bouttier
Mr. Didier Bouttier, Senior Vice President, South Europe, Middle East and Africa zone (SEMEA) retired at the end of September. In a distinguished career – spanning 36 years of dedicated service to the Marine & Offshore division of Bureau Veritas – he oversaw significant growth in the...
October 5th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Vehicles Carrier Structures

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Vehicles Carrier Structures
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Vehicles Carrier Structures. The Guidelines specify the technical requirements specifically related to the structural strength assessments of vehicles carriers by using direct calculation. Vehicles carriers are designed...
October 5th, 2018 | Automobiles, Classification Societies, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups
Prof Richard Clegg The latest round of innovation challenges from the Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, ‘Innovation in Detecting Safety Risks in Critical Infrastructure Industries’, offers startups trial funding and partnerships with leading commercial partners: Scorpio, Pacific International...
October 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

BUREAU VERITAS : Don’t miss out on our New Marine & Offshore Website

BUREAU VERITAS : Don’t miss out on our New Marine & Offshore Website
Introducing our new Marine & offshore website One destination for us & our Clients Another step into Bureau Veritas digital transformation Providing unique content, new business opportunities, and better user experience. https://marine-offshore.bureauveritas.com Do not hesitate to share this...
October 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications | Read More

ClassNK advises existing ships to install Ballast Water Management Systems early on

ClassNK advises existing ships to install Ballast Water Management Systems early on
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has analyzed the retrofitting status of ballast water management systems (BWMS) on its registered ships and confirmed that installation deadlines based on the Ballast Water Management Convention (BWM Convention) for many of them are highly concentrated...
September 28th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Prevention at Sea Signs Two MOUs

Prevention at Sea Signs Two MOUs
Lloyd’s Register certified marine risk assessor and maritime software developer, Prevention at Sea, has recently signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs). The first one has been signed with SQLearn, a leading e-Learning company that provides technological training solutions, and the two companies...
September 24th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies | Read More

BABCOCK ECOSMRT® receives Lloyd’s Register acknowledgment for ship application

BABCOCK ECOSMRT® receives Lloyd’s Register acknowledgment for ship application
l to r: David Barrow, LR Commercial Director – Marine & Offshore presents Neale Campbell, Babcock LGE Managing Director RBD approval at Gastech 2018 in Barcelona. Babcock International, the highly-skilled engineering services company, has been recognised by Lloyd’s Register (LR) as having...
September 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Events, News, Regulatory, Technology | Read More

Green Corridor JIP delivers innovative bulk carrier designs for a low emissions future

Green Corridor JIP delivers innovative bulk carrier designs for a low emissions future
Closing ceremony of the Green Corridor project in Singapore Singapore, 19 September 2018: The Green Corridor Joint Industry Project (JIP) has ended on a high note, delivering a well-received LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax design for transporting iron ore and coal on the Australia–China route in Phase 1a,...
September 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Approval in Principle granted for 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP)

Approval in Principle granted for 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP)
David Barrow, LR Commercial Director – Marine & Offshore presenting the AiP to Maarten Spilker, Wison Solutions Director at Gastech Approval in Principle (AiP) granted for 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP) Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents AiP to the shipyard Wison 19 September...
September 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard for 93K cbm very large ethane carrier design “PANDA E”

DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard for 93K cbm very large ethane carrier design “PANDA E”
Hu Keyi (Jiangnan Shipyard) receives the AiP from Johan Petter Tutturen (DNV GL). Barcelona, Spain, 18 September 2018: Leading classification society DNV GL has awarded Chinese shipyard Jiangnan with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of a 93,000-cubic meter (cbm) very large ethane carrier....
September 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Approval in Principle (AiP) of 7,500 m3 LNG bunker design

Approval in Principle (AiP) of 7,500 m3 LNG bunker design
LR’s David Barrow presenting the AiP to Jiangnan’s Hu Keyi at Gastech Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd.  18 September 2018 – LR announced today during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas,...
September 18th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, LNG, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas issues approval for GTT’s new NO96 Flex cargo containment system

Bureau Veritas issues approval for GTT’s new NO96 Flex cargo containment system
Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO, GTT and Philippe Cambos, Director and Senior Technical Advisor, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore The Approval in Principle (AiP) for the new cargo containment system (CCS) was delivered at Gastech 2018 in Barcelona today  Paris-La Défense, France,...
September 17th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry
The Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a charity helping to protect the safety of life and property by supporting education, research and public engagement, today announces the launch of its Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry. 17 September 2018 – The Lloyd’s Register Foundation...
September 17th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Bureau Veritas demonstrating expertise across the gas supply chain at Gastech 2018

Bureau Veritas demonstrating expertise across the gas supply chain at Gastech 2018
Bureau Veritas experts presenting on LNG carrier technology, small-scale LNG carriers / bunkering and LNG regasification for floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) Technology report available at Gastech addresses the technical and regulatory requirements of floating gas terminals – FSRUs...
September 14th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Gas Carriers, Technical, Technology | Read More

HudsonCyber and DNV GL link up to offer cyber solutions

HudsonCyber and DNV GL link up to offer cyber solutions
Camden, New Jersey, United States, September 12, 2018 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. and its cyber risk management subsidiary, HudsonCyber, are pleased to announce the inclusion of its award-winning HACyberLogix cyber risk management decision-support software solution with DNV GL’s Veracity industry platform....
September 13th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

The world’s energy demand will peak in 2035 prompting a reshaping of energy investment – DNV GL Energy Transition Outlook 2018

The world’s energy demand will peak in 2035 prompting a reshaping of energy investment – DNV GL Energy Transition Outlook 2018
London, September 10 2018 – Global spending on energy, as proportion of economic output, is set to slow sharply because the world’s energy demand will decline from 2035 onwards – that is according to DNV GL’s Energy Transition Outlook. The historically significant change in our energy needs...
September 12th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, News | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipbuilding Company for 175K CBM Mark III Flex LNG Carrier “LNG JUMBO”

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipbuilding Company for 175K CBM Mark III Flex LNG Carrier “LNG JUMBO”
Awarding the AiP at the SMM Trade Fair in Hamburg. First row from left to right: Hu Keyi, Chief Engineer of Jiangnan Shipyard; Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime; Lin Ou, Chairman & President of Jiangnan Shipyard. Hamburg, 6 September 2018: Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, presented...
September 10th, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL: Energy transition offers innovators a competitive edge through “carbon robust” ship designs

DNV GL: Energy transition offers innovators a competitive edge through “carbon robust” ship designs
The DNV GL Maritime Forecast to 2050 provides an independent forecast of the maritime energy future and examines how the energy transition will affect the shipping industry. London, 10 September 2018: DNV GL – Maritime has released its second Maritime Forecast to 2050, part of a suite of Energy...
September 10th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment | Read More

WinGD, VAF Instruments and Viswa Lab connect to ECO Insight

WinGD, VAF Instruments and Viswa Lab connect to ECO Insight
Signing with WinGD and DNV GL (At table, L to R: Volkmar Galke, WinGD Global Head of Sales, Torsten Büssow, DNV GL Global Head of Fleet Performance Management) Hamburg, 7 September 2018: At the SMM trade fair in Hamburg, DNV GL signed partnership agreements with WinGD, VAF Instruments and ViswaLab to...
September 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

First ever approval of a digital twin health management system for marine applications

First ever approval of a digital twin health management system for marine applications
LR’s Luis Benito with GE’s Brandon Larson at SMM Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents GE with an ‘Approval in Principle’ (AiP) to ‘Digital Twin READY’  06 September 2018 – At a press conference today during SMM – the leading international maritime trade fair held 4–7 September in...
September 6th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018:DNV GL and DSIC sign JDP to develop LNG fuelled 23,000 TEU ultra large container vessel

DNV GL at SMM 2018:DNV GL and DSIC sign JDP to develop LNG fuelled 23,000 TEU ultra large container vessel
At the SMM trade fair today in Hamburg, Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company Ltd. (DSIC) and classification society DNV GL announced the signing of a joint development project (JDP) agreement to develop a new 23,000 TEU LNG fuelled ultra large container vessel (ULCV). (L to R Signing the agreement were:...
September 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, LNG, Technical, Technology | Read More

China tops the table: DNV GL and Menon Economics release “Leading Maritime Nations of the World” 2018

Hamburg, 5 September 2018: DNV GL and Menon Economics announced that China is the top international shipping nation according to their new report “The Leading Maritime Nations of the World”, which was presented at the SMM trade fair in Hamburg today. The study benchmarks the 30 leading maritime nations...
September 5th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More