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DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch

DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch
DNV GL introduced remote surveys in October 2018. More than 15,000 surveys have been completed remotely since then. DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch Hamburg/Høvik, 26 March 2020: The impact of the global COVID-19 crisis has reinforced the value of DNV GL’s industry...
March 26th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Liberian Registry, RINA and d’Amico leverage remote technologies for vessel inspections in response to COVID-19.

Liberian Registry, RINA and d’Amico leverage remote technologies for vessel inspections in response to COVID-19.
.. Liberian Registry, RINA and d’Amico leverage remote technologies for vessel inspections in response to COVID-19. The Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR) has approved the use of RINA’s remote technology for inspections of Liberian flagged vessels. Shipowner d’Amico...
March 25th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Flags, Shipmanagement | Read More

Northern Lights show the way to seaborne CCS solutions

Northern Lights show the way to seaborne CCS solutions
.. Northern Lights show the way to seaborne CCS solutions Recent high-level reports have tagged carbon capture and storage (CCS) as critical for achieving the UN’s global emissions reduction goals, with the maritime transport of CO2 emerging as an essential link in the decarbonization chain. The efficient...
March 23rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Gas | Read More

NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study

NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study
Trial of 3D model based approval using NAPA Designer NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study Successful trial sets the scene for faster, easier approvals, and it lays the foundations for commercial digital twin applications Tokyo – 19 March...
March 19th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

COVID-19 UPDATE – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore

COVID-19 UPDATE – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore
Paillette Palaiologou, Vice President for the Hellenic Black Sea & Adriatic Zone, Bureau Veritas COVID-19 UPDATE – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore Protecting our people and your people Bureau Veritas is managing the consequences of the global coronavirus outbreak, protecting health and helping...
March 18th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, News | Read More

ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives

ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives
Hiroaki SakashitaPresident & CEO, ClassNK ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives Tokyo – Current Senior Executive Vice President Hiroaki Sakashita has been appointed as President & CEO as well as a Representative Director of leading classification society ClassNK, effective...
March 18th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

ClassNK grants AiP on LPG reformed gas fueled coastal LPG carrier

ClassNK grants AiP on LPG reformed gas fueled coastal LPG carrier
l to r: Daihatsu Diesel President Shigeki Kinoshita, ClassNK Senior Executive Vice President Toshiyuki Shigemi ClassNK grants AiP on LPG reformed gas fueled coastal LPG carrier Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AiP) based on its Rule Part N which adopts...
March 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies | Read More

Almi Tankers S.A: one of the first maritime companies in Greece awarded ISO 27001 certification from Lloyd’s Register

Almi Tankers S.A: one of the first maritime companies in Greece awarded ISO 27001 certification from Lloyd’s Register
Capt. Stylianos Dimouleas, CEO, Almi TankersPhilippa Charlton, Marketing Director, Business Assurance & Inspection Services, Lloyd’s RegisterPanagiotis Kamarados, South East Europe Technical Manager, Business Assurance, Lloyd’s RegisterPetros Alafasos, Client Relationship Manager, Marine &...
March 11th, 2020 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events | Read More

LR certifies CETENA’s ‘ASSIST’ digital solution for use on Seven Seas Splendor.

LR certifies CETENA’s ‘ASSIST’ digital solution for use on Seven Seas Splendor.
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s LR certifies CETENA’s ‘ASSIST’ digital solution for use on Seven Seas Splendor.                                                                                                                   ...
March 10th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Bureau Veritas opens first remote survey center in Rotterdam

Bureau Veritas opens first remote survey center in Rotterdam
  Bureau Veritas opens first remote survey center in Rotterdam The ability to deliver Bureau Veritas (BV) classification services without a surveyor being physically present is now a reality. BV’s first center, focused on supporting remote service delivery capability, is part of the marine operations...
March 10th, 2020 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications | Read More

Improving simulation tools and virtual prototyping in shipping

Improving simulation tools and virtual prototyping in shipping
. Improving simulation tools and virtual prototyping in shipping Increasingly advanced and integrated vessel systems offer great benefits to shipowners and operators. Key maritime stakeholders have come together to develop the Open Simulation Platform. The platform enables the reuse of models and collaborative...
March 6th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Meeting a new decade of offshore challenges

Meeting a new decade of offshore challenges
Meeting a new decade of offshore challenges DECOMMISSIONING: THE CHALLENGE OF THE DECADE   Responsible and cost-effective decommissioning will be the industry’s main challenge as unprecedented numbers of offshore assets reach the end of their lives in the 2020s. .             A...
March 6th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Communication | Read More

KR certifies first vessel -SONGA HAWK- as ship cyber security compliant

KR certifies first vessel -SONGA HAWK- as ship cyber security compliant
l to r: Capt. Kyaw Myint (SONGA HAWK master), Mijo Banicek (Songa Shipmanagement electrical superintendent), Jeoung-kyu Lim and Sang-hoon Choi from KR’s Cyber Certification Team. KR certifies first vessel -SONGA HAWK – as ship cyber security compliant Korean Register (KR) has completed a comprehensive...
March 6th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Elina Papageorgiou named M&O President for UK & Ireland.

Elina Papageorgiou named M&O President for UK & Ireland.
Elina Papageorgiou Elina Papageorgiou named M&O President for UK & Ireland. Key leadership role for highly valued member of South Europe team. 5 March 2020 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has appointed Elina Papageorgiou as its new Marine and Offshore President for UK and Ireland, commencing on...
March 5th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event.

RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event.
The RINA team with IMarEST UAE secretary Nikeel Idnani RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event. Dubai, 27 February 2020 – Class societies provide independent assurance of safety and environmental compliance, establishing the bedrock of successful ship operations. To enhance operational...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Safety and Security | Read More

DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer

DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Kjetil Ebbesberg DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer Høvik, Norway, 03 March 2020: Kjetil M. Ebbesberg is appointed as new Group CFO in DNV GL and will succeed Thomas Vogth-Eriksen, who will become Director, Certification Division in DNV GL – Business Assurance. Mr. Ebbesberg will join...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Bureau Veritas issues Approval for the Design of a ‘Cryo-Powered Regas’ System for FSRUs

Bureau Veritas issues Approval for the Design of a ‘Cryo-Powered Regas’ System for FSRUs
Photo taken at the Tokyo offices of MOL (L to R): H.G. Son, DSME Tokyo Representative; Kazuo Yamashita, Country Chief Executive, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore, Japan; Yoshikazu Kawagoe, Senior Managing Executive Officer and Chief Technical Officer, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines; and Hiroyuki Nakano, Executive...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Gas, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL launches venture fund inspired by “decade of transformations”

DNV GL launches venture fund inspired by “decade of transformations”
Kaare Helle DNV GL launches venture fund inspired by “decade of transformations” Høvik, Norway, March 02 2020 – DNV GL, the risk management and system assurance company, has launched a venture fund in response to the challenges of the “decade of transformations,” which will be defined...
March 2nd, 2020 | Classification Societies | Read More

Babcock Team 31 awards supply chain contracts for Type 31 Frigate Programme

Babcock Team 31 awards supply chain contracts for Type 31 Frigate Programme
T31 Frigate Babcock Team 31 awards supply chain contracts for Type 31 Frigate Programme Babcock Team 31, led by Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, is pleased to announce that the first round of supply chain contracts has been awarded on schedule to support the team as they deliver the Royal...
February 28th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Military, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens

ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens
Director of the Charitable Institution, Ms Antonellou and Chris Leontopoulos, Director, Global Ship Systems Center, ABS ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens ABS employees in Athens raised €1,660 for the PEN Orphanage in the Kallithea district, near the ABS Piraeus offices. Colleagues...
February 28th, 2020 | Charity, Classification Societies, News | Read More

ClassNK develops its Digital Grand Design 2030

ClassNK develops its Digital Grand Design 2030
ClassNK Digital Grand Design ClassNK develops its Digital Grand Design 2030 Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has developed its “ClassNK Digital Grand Design 2030”. In recent years, with the growing need for ESG investment and SDGs management, social transformation utilizing digital...
February 25th, 2020 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL awards MSC new container ship fire safety notation

DNV GL awards MSC new container ship fire safety notation
The MSC Gülsün vessels use the world’s first on-deck firefighting monitors – fixed water cannons to slow and stop the spread of fire by cooling, which have a reach of more than 100 metres. (Image care of MSC) DNV GL awards MSC new container ship fire safety notation London, 25 February 2020: At...
February 25th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Successful application of Wärtsilä Navi-Port highlights benefits of Just-in-Time sailing

Successful application of Wärtsilä Navi-Port highlights benefits of Just-in-Time sailing
The Wärtsilä Navi-Port system enables Just-in-Time operations. Successful application of Wärtsilä Navi-Port highlights benefits of Just-in-Time sailing Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade press release, 19 February 2020 at 4 pm EET Joint project between Wärtsilä, Carnival Maritime & HVCC Hamburg...
February 19th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Decarbonisation, 2020 fuel switchover and digital transformation at the forefront of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting

Decarbonisation, 2020 fuel switchover and digital transformation at the forefront of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting
Nick Brown, LR Marine & Offshore Director at the podium delivering his points Decarbonisation, 2020 fuel switchover and digital transformation at the forefront of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting Industry leaders gather at British Embassy in Greece to share insights on key...
February 14th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Korean Register launches new apps and online service for customers

Korean Register launches new apps and online service for customers
Korean Register launches new apps and online service for customers Online paperless service includes fleet management, inspections and electronic drawing approval Korean Register (KR) has released a newly-upgraded suite of online services for customers. Announced by KR Chairman and CEO Lee Hyung-chul...
February 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More