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LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank

LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank
Odin Kwon, DSME Executive Vice President and CTO, with Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President during the AiP ceremony at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank LR presents AiP to DSME at Gastech 2019, taking place this week...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE
l tto r: Andrew McKeran, LR’s Commercial Director, awarded Neale Campbell, Babcock’s Managing Director, an AiP for its ecoETHN® solution at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE LR presents AiP to Babcock for its ecoETHN® solution at...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future

Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future
.   Maritime Forecast to 2050: fuel flexibility key to competitiveness in low-carbon shipping future DNV GL: Download the Maritime Forecast to 2050 – 3rd edition Download the Maritime Forecast to 2050 >> The Maritime Forecast 2050 examines the future of the shipping industry in a rapidly...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Markets | Read More

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.
l to r: Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President, Hu Keyi, Chief of Global Technology of Jiangnan Shipyard and Rafa Riva, LR’s Area Sales and Marketing manager for Americas.   LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design. LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co.,...
September 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today
Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today LNG is the current front runner as the maritime industry looks to comply with both external pressure and stricter environmental legislation LONDON, 17th SEPTEMBER 2019: SEA\LNG released the findings of a new...
September 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, LNG | Read More

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue
.  Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue  THE ACCELERATING DEVELOPMENT OF SEABORNE LNG LNG carriers are evolving rapidly, with innovative containment systems, propulsion methods and re-liquefaction systems responding to charterers’ and shipowners’ changing needs. FSRU MARKET SEES...
September 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

London International Shipping Week Daily News Briefing – 2

London International Shipping Week Daily News Briefing – 2
London skyline from Lloyd’s HQ. Daily News Briefing News in and around LISW19 In the 09/11/2019 edition: Port of Southampton and Government launch UK first Port Economic Partnership ABS Brings Together Industry Leaders to Discuss the Journey to 2050  Government backs cutting-edge tech to drive...
September 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

LR further strengthens Piraeus team

LR further strengthens Piraeus team
Theodosis Stamatellos LR further strengthens Piraeus team Lloyd’s Register has announced new appointments within its Business Development function in Piraeus, reflecting its ongoing commitment to service excellence. We are delighted to welcome Nikos Skaribas to Piraeus as Area New Buildings Business...
September 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS
Arun Sharma Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS London, 5th September 2019 – Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has been formally introduced as the new Chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) to...
September 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IACS, News, Person Profiles | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. Environmental regulations continue to tighten, and as the IMO has announced its goal to completely eliminate...
September 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series

Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series
. Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series Health and safety expert Bureau Veritas is encouraging visitors to this year’s Contamination Expo Series to come and witness its intuitive field hazard-testing and air quality technology to see how it is...
September 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, News, Pollution | Read More

Avoid boiler defects: Proper monitoring saves owners money

Avoid boiler defects: Proper monitoring saves owners money
Active corrosion on water side steel surface without a passive magnetite layer (note the reddish shade) Avoid boiler defects: Proper monitoring saves owners money BMON notation shows boiler maintenance pays off Hamid Reza Farmahiny Farahany, Principal Engineer, DNV GL Expert writes: Zero avoidable...
August 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

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