Posts Tagged ‘DNV GL’

DNV GL launches alternative fuels white paper

DNV GL launches alternative fuels white paper
The white paper “Alternative fuels and technologies for greener shipping” examines the price, availability, regulatory challenges and environmental benefits of alternative fuels and technologies. Hamburg, 17 April 2018: Classification society DNV GL has issued a new white paper which assesses a...
April 17th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Stena Drilling Ltd. receives first DNV GL MPD class notation

Stena Drilling Ltd. receives first DNV GL MPD class notation
Stena Carron is the first drillship to receive the notation Drill(MPD) from DNV GL. Høvik, 13 April 2018: DNV GL has revised its classification rules for Managed Pressure Drilling (MPD) systems and introduced two new class notations DRILL(MPD) and DRILL(MPD READY). Stena Drilling Ltd. (SDL) is the...
April 13th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, News | Read More

Maritime Academy News January-April 2018

Maritime Academy News January-April 2018
  Dr. Marina Papaioannou A message to viewers  from  Dr. Marina Papaioannou and Vassilia Dimitrakou Maritime Academy Hellas on this First Edition of the Maritime Academy News: In this first edition for 2018 you will read about:   DNV GL’s Postgraduate Diplomas in cooperation with WMU: Registrations...
March 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Communication, Insight | Read More

Chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen sets out transformation of IACS at CMA Shipping 2018

Chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen sets out transformation of IACS at CMA Shipping 2018
Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, IACS Chairman and CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, speaking at CMA Shipping 2018 (Source: DNV GL / CMA Shipping 2018) Stamford, 14 March 2018: Speaking at Shipping 2018, the Connecticut Maritime Association’s (CMA) annual conference, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, IACS Chairman and CEO of...
March 14th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IACS, Technical, Technology | Read More

New JDP looks to drive marine battery safety and adoption

New JDP looks to drive marine battery safety and adoption
Energy storage system onboard a passenger ferry Copenhagen/Hamburg, 9 March 2018: Classification society DNV GL has announced the launch of a Joint Development Project (JDP), designed to advance the understanding of the use of lithium-ion batteries in the shipping industry. More than a dozen partners...
March 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL launches My Story™ – the blockchain based solution to tell the product’s full story

DNV GL launches My Story™ – the blockchain based solution to tell the product’s full story
Luca Crisciotti Italian wine makers are the first to implement My Story™, a solution that will give consumers an easy glance into the contents of each wine bottle. Companies can now increase the transparency in their supply chain and demonstrate what lies behind the unique characteristics of their...
March 8th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Food and Drink, News | Read More

The drone squad for ship surveys

The drone squad for ship surveys
.. With four drone types in its arsenal, DNV GL has adapted its survey technology to various ship structures. Recently DNV GL reached a new milestone with its first offshore drone survey.  With Cezary Galinski Project Manager DNV GL.- It’s a gusty day in Gdynia, Poland, and outside the DNV GL...
March 2nd, 2018 | Aviation, Classification Societies, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

From stamp to screen: DNV GL issues over 50,000 electronic certificates

From stamp to screen: DNV GL issues over 50,000 electronic certificates
Hamburg, 20 February 2018: With the introduction of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates DNV GL took classification into new territory. Now, just four months after the launch of this new service, more than 50,000 certificates have been issued. “We have been overwhelmed by the...
February 20th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

New DNV GL class notations aim to improve stern tube bearing performance

New DNV GL class notations aim to improve stern tube bearing performance
Propeller shaft system Hamburg/Høvik, 15 February 2018: DNV GL has revised its class rules for single stern tube bearing installations and introduced two new class notations, “Shaft align(1)” and “Shaft align(2)”, to help customers better manage the risk of stern tube bearing failure. The new...
February 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL in Greece: Showcasing new tools and services at the cutting edge of digitalization

DNV GL in Greece: Showcasing new tools and services at the cutting edge of digitalization
Ioannis Chiotopoulos Piraeus, 2nd February 2018: In a Press Conference that took place recently at DNV GL’s Piraeus offices, Regional Manager, Mr Ioannis Chiotopoulos, and his management team presented DNV GL’s new and updated digital tools and demonstrated how the classification society was using...
February 12th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Press and Media | Read More

DNV GL launches Nauticus Hull version V20

DNV GL launches Nauticus Hull version V20
Screenshot of new Nauticus Hull version showing the hull scantling design program. Next generation hull calculation software: DNV GL launches Nauticus Hull version V20 Høvik, 6 February 2018: DNV GL’s Nauticus Hull software has been given a major upgrade to provide improved support for the new DNV...
February 6th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, IACS, IT and Communications, News, Safety and Security, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 first on the ballast water treatment market with a revised G8 certificate

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 first on the ballast water treatment market with a revised G8 certificate
Alfa Laval PureBallast Alfa Laval PureBallast 3, the third generation of the market’s leading ballast water treatment technology, is the first solution to meet the revised IMO G8 testing requirements. DNV GL, acting on behalf of the Norwegian Maritime Authority, issued an updated type approval certificate...
February 6th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL launches new JDP to test biodegradable lubricants

DNV GL launches new JDP to test biodegradable lubricants
Oil sample bottles Oslo/Hamburg, 16 January 2018: Classification society DNV GL has launched a new joint development project (JDP) in cooperation with marine insurers The Swedish Club, Norwegian Hull Club, Gard and Skuld to test the potential influence of Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EALs)...
January 16th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Energy transition changes the shape, but not the importance of shipping to the global economy

Energy transition changes the shape, but not the importance of shipping to the global economy
Presenters at the DNV GL – Maritime Forecast Launch (L to R): Gerd-Michael Würsig, Business Director Alternative Fuels, DNV GL – Maritime, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO, DNV GL – Maritime, Sverre Alvik, Deputy Program Director, DNV GL, Trond Hodne, Sales and Marketing Director, DNV GL –...
December 20th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Energy, News | Read More

BDI@1,668: spectacular fall or …pre-Xmas correction..?

BDI@1,668: spectacular fall or …pre-Xmas correction..?
John Faraclas We always maintain the view that in a certain global uncertainty and volatile market one has to be cautious as things can turn upside down and even one index’s fall can cause havoc for the hoi polloi… To the detriment also of the polloi from the shipbroking, analysts and guru fraternity...
December 14th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Holidays, Markets, Music, News, Shipping Indices | Read More

DNV GL presents GTT and TECHNOLOG with GASA statement for exoskeleton LNG tanks

DNV GL presents GTT and TECHNOLOG with GASA statement for exoskeleton LNG tanks
DNV GL presented GTT and TECHNOLOG with a GASA statement for the retrofit of very large container vessels (VLCVs) with exoskeleton membrane LNG tanks. From left to right: Helmut Radebold, TECHNOLOG, Geoffroy Beutter, GTT, Henning Pewe, DNV GL – Maritime, Gerd-Michael Würsig, DNV GL – Maritime,...
December 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Ship Conversions | Read More

DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine

DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine
… Shanghai, 5 December 2017: Just in time for the Marintec China trade fair in Shanghai, DNV GL has published this year’s second issue of the classification society’s customer and stakeholder magazine MARITIME IMPACT. The theme of the issue is: ‘Smart Operations’. “Today’s shipping...
December 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication, Company Profiles, Environment, Press and Media, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä enters joint project agreement for shuttle tanker development

Wärtsilä enters joint project agreement for shuttle tanker development
The objective of the joint project agreement is to develop a preliminary production level design for a 127,000 dwt shuttle tanker. The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a joint industry project cooperation (JIP) undertaking with Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC), a part of the China Shipbuilding...
December 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marintec China: DNV GL awards DSIC a pair of AiP certificates

Marintec China: DNV GL awards DSIC a pair of AiP certificates
Torgeir Sterri, Regional Manager for Greater China at DNV GL, presented the AiP certificates to Lu Xiao Hui, Vice President and Chief Technical Officer of DSIC Shanghai, 6 December 2017 – Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. Ltd. (DSIC) has received Approval in Principle (AiP) certificates from classification...
December 6th, 2017 | Awards, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

DNV GL at Marintec China: Classification steps up to the digital challenge

DNV GL at Marintec China: Classification steps up to the digital challenge
Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, Chairman of IACS and CEO DNV GL Maritime; Shanghai, 5 December 2017: The maritime world is in the middle of a period of rapid change, with increasing digitalization, new regulations and shifting markets. Classification societies can help to remove barriers, speed up the process,...
December 5th, 2017 | Classification Societies | Read More

Jotun turns to DNV GL’s Veracity platform to optimize delivery of maritime coatings

Jotun turns to DNV GL’s Veracity platform to optimize delivery of maritime coatings
Bjørn Tore Markussen Høvik, 04 December 2017 – Jotun is using DNV GL’s Veracity platform to combine external and proprietary data to optimize the delivery of its maritime coatings at port. Veracity creates an ecosystem where users can safely share data and link it to other quality assured...
December 4th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

New WindGEMINI advances wind turbine operations

New WindGEMINI advances wind turbine operations
.. WindGEMINI online digital twin software gives users 24/7 access to advanced wind turbine condition and performance analytics, enabling better informed decisions Software can be used to monitor any turbine, regardless of its make or model to increase production and assess turbine operating life Tool...
November 29th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, IT and Communications, News | Read More

DNV GL: Standardisation can help enable the digital transformation of shipping

DNV GL: Standardisation can help enable the digital transformation of shipping
… Hamburg/Oslo, 17 November 2017: Classification society DNV GL has released a new position paper setting out the importance of standardisation in enabling the growth of digital applications in the maritime industry. Drawing from the experiences gained from digital pilot projects focused on ship...
November 17th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels

DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels
Pressure distribution on the optimized hull Hamburg, 9 November 2017: Design changes made as a result of working with DNV GL has resulted in projected annual fuel savings of more than ten per cent for the new Hapag-Lloyd Cruises passenger expedition ships. The two vessels, HANSEATIC nature and HANSEATIC...
November 9th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets | Read More

Kongsberg receives first DNV GL cyber security type approval for its K-IMS system

Kongsberg receives first DNV GL cyber security type approval for its K-IMS system
Knut Omberg, Principal Engineer at DNV GL – Maritime (left), presents Roar Simensen, Product Adviser – Connected Vessels & Information management at Kongsberg Maritime (right), with the new type approval. Høvik/Hamburg, 2 November 2017: As the shipping industry digitalizes, vessels are...
November 2nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More