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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

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution
BC Ferries Cruise Vessel. NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution NAPA Logbook makes routines easier, increases transparency, and decreases workload and human error Helsinki, Finland – 24 June 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider, today announced...
June 24th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019
Snapshot from the Roundtable discussion (from left: Stella Fyfe, Bunkernet; Joseph Florentin, DESFA; Oleg Kalinin, SCF Management Services; Peter Wallace, Lavar Shipping; Antonis Trakakis, Arista Shipping; George Polychroniou, DEPA; Panayiotis Mitrou, Lloyd’s Register) The outcomes of Poseidon Med...
June 13th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry
Kirsi Tikka ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry Nor-Shipping 2019 saw ABS hold its first ‘Empower Hour’, an opportunity for women innovators to network and discuss trends in the maritime industry. The event was developed in support...
June 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMO, UN, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Roots of Greek Shipping in Crete

The Roots of Greek Shipping in Crete
Eleni Letoni delivering her slides speech The Roots of Greek Shipping in Crete by Eleni Letoni, Communications, Sales & Marketing Coordinator Greece, Cyprus & Malta, Bureau Veritas* Ladies and Gentlemen, here we are, in the island of Crete, where the roots of the Greek nation’s maritime history...
June 7th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Insight, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing
ROMAS Kim Gunnar Jensen at the shore based engine control centre used in the ROMAS project ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, automation systems vendor Høglund, ferry operator Fjord1, and the Norwegian Maritime...
June 7th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot
Subsea 7’s diving support vessel Seven Kestrel (Care of Subsea 7) DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot  Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, Kongsberg Maritime and Subsea 7 have successfully concluded the pilot testing of Kongsberg Maritime’s (KM) DP...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering

Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering
All on stage..; organisers, hosts and members* Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering The 22nd annual meeting of the Hellenic, Black Sea and Adriatic zone committee of Bureau Veritas, was held on the 17th of May 2019 under the chairmanship of George Procopiou and...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation
Navigator of the Seas  RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation Oslo, 5 June 2019: Even though great strides have been taken in detecting, containing and extinguishing fires, the best time to fight a fire is before it starts. The desire...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Stena Drilling and DNV GL sign contract for first Cyber Secure class notation

Stena Drilling and DNV GL sign contract for first Cyber Secure class notation
Signing ceremony of the Cyber Secure notation for Stena Drilling’s Stena IceMAX drillship (from left to right): Henning Stokke (Fleet Responsible, DNV GL), Eirik Reinertsen (CCO, Stena Drilling), Erik Rønsberg (CEO, Stena Drilling), Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen (CEO, DNV GL – Maritime), Torgeir Sterri (Regional...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Regulatory | Read More

AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design.

AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design.
AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design. LR presented the AiP in a ceremony at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway. 4...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway.

Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway.
LR-and-HGS-collaborate-on-digital-solutions-to-benefit-shipping Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway. 4 June 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Hyundai Global Service (HGS) have announced a new collaboration that will deliver added value to the shipping...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

DNV GL releases update to bulk cargo liquefaction guideline

DNV GL releases update to bulk cargo liquefaction guideline
 DNV GL releases update to bulk cargo liquefaction guideline Oslo, 4 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL has released an updated version of its bulk cargo liquefaction guideline at the Nor-Shipping trade fair this week. The guideline covers both the design and operation of vessels with bulk cargoes...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

DNV GL: Tectonic shifts in shipping make safety more vital than eve

DNV GL: Tectonic shifts in shipping make safety more vital than eve
  Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO DNV GL – Maritime, presenting at DNV GL’s Nor-Shipping press conference in Oslo (Source: DNV GL) DNV GL: Tectonic shifts in shipping make safety more vital than eve Oslo, 3 June 2019: At its Nor-Shipping press conference in Oslo, DNV GL – Maritime CEO Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Health and Safety, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More