Posts Tagged ‘DNV GL’

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

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

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

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

Hydrogen attracts attention as a potential future carbon-free fuel

Hydrogen attracts attention as a potential future carbon-free fuel
Gerd Petra Haugom Hydrogen attracts attention as a potential future carbon-free fuel by  DNV GL expert Gerd Petra Haugom Principal Consultant Building a marine supply infrastructure as part of a future hydrogen society DNV GL customers in many industries are starting their decarbonization journey....
June 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, CIRM, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders
The AFI platform covers LNG, LPG and methanol, as well as emission reducing technologies such as scrubbers and batteries. DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders Oslo, 7 June 2019: At DNV GL’s Nor-Shipping press flash, Martin Wold, head of the Alternative...
June 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | 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

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

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

DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap

DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap
Kenneth Vareide DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap Høvik, Norway, 03 June 2019 – Kenneth Vareide has been appointed the CEO of DNV GL’s Digital Solutions business area, which is a provider of solutions for managing risk and improving asset performance. ...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

DNV GL: More flexibility for safety regulations

DNV GL: More flexibility for safety regulations
Mooring operations involve potential risks. IMO has therefore reviewed and amended the relevant SOLAS requirements. More flexibility for safety regulations A proactive approach for safety Safety is what the regulatory work of IMO and classification societies is all about. A set of draft guidelines up...
April 24th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, News, Safety and Security | Read More

DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs

DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs
Presentation of the AIPs in Shanghai DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs Shanghai, 17 April 2019: Classification society DNV GL has presented China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) with Approval in Principle (AiP) certificates for two new offshore units: an arctic single column drilling...
April 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel
Signing the framework agreement (front from left): Cristina Saenz de Santa Maria, DNV GL’s Regional Manager for South East Asia, Pacific and India, and Aziz Merchant, Executive Director, Keppel Marine & Deepwater Technology. Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as aship fuel Singapore,...
April 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019: Singapore still on top

Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019: Singapore still on top
… Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019: Singapore still on top Singapore, 10 April 2019: The Leading Maritime Capitals report for 2019 is out, with fresh insight on which maritime metropolises provide the best support for companies in shipping and related services. Criteria include...
April 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Shipping Centers | Read More

The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019

The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019
The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019 NOON REPORT GLOBAL: DNV GL focusing on ‘energy transition’ opportunities In its newly-published 2018 Annual Report, DNV GL has argued that a rapid energy transition over the next decade will be ‘a great source of risk and of opportunity’ for both the group...
April 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry
JIP participants at the DNV GL AM technology Centre of excellence, March 2019 Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry Singapore, 09 April 2019: DNV GL has been appointed as the lead researcher of the first phase of a new Singapore-based...
April 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL awards ShipInox first AiP for OSV based LNG bunker vessel design

DNV GL awards ShipInox first AiP for OSV based LNG bunker vessel design
AiP handover session in Norway (from left): Magnus Lindgren (DNV GL), Pål Spilleth (DNV GL), Johan P. Tutturen (DNV GL), Ivar Kollsgård (ShipInox), Rune Østbøe (ShipInox), Endre O. Sund (ShipInox) and Karolina Lundgren (Norwegian Maritime Authority). (Source: DNV GL) DNV GL awards ShipInox first...
April 2nd, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design

Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design
Korea’s DHSC  Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design In a joint development project, Korea’s DHSC and DNV GL have come up with a highly efficient LNG-fuelled Aframax design. DHSC turned to DNV GL for the LNG-specific expertise the shipbuilder was lacking. The resulting design features...
March 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, News, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Learning from incidents the “HOT” way

Learning from incidents the “HOT” way
Preventing incidents takes a learning organization with an effective incident investigation process that delivers meaningful outcomes. This process must be able to explain how and why processes in the safety management system succeed or fail. When this is clear, systemic measures for improvement can...
March 21st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Beyond Brexit – DNV GL on the UK leaving the European Union

Beyond Brexit – DNV GL on the UK leaving the European Union
Beyond Brexit – DNV GL on the UK leaving the European Union We have been closely following the Brexit negotiations and, as the UK nears departure from the EU, how we adapt and respond to the changes will shape the UK’s future economic strength and success. I feel that the time is right to contact...
March 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System
Seppo Liukkonen, Principal Surveyor, DNV GL (centre), presenting the first-ever type approval design certificate for onboard wind propulsion system, to Jarkko Väinämö, Norsepower CTO (right), and Otto Valkeisenmäki, Norsepower Certification Engineer (left). HELSINKI – 5 March 2019: Norsepower...
March 5th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More