Posts Tagged ‘DNV GL’

New DNV GL joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels

New DNV GL joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels
DNV GL’s Large Battery Destructive Test Chamber in Rochester New DNV GL joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels Oslo, 7 January 2020: In collaboration with the Norwegian, Danish and US maritime authorities, battery manufacturers, system integrators, suppliers...
January 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry

Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry
Jon Rysst (L), Senior Vice President and Business Development Leader of DNV GL along with Børge Nova, CEO of Høglund Marine Solutions (R) Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry Accurate and safe data is on the agenda as Høglund and DNV GL collaborate...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure
… Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure DNV GL’s long-standing efforts to ensure safe performance of aft most propeller shaft bearings continue. The class society has recently updated its oil lubrication acceptance criteria to differentiate between environmentally acceptable...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019

Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019
Maria Mavroudi Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019 Today, 14 December 2019, took place the Career4Sea Forum and Awards at Eugenides Foundation, organised by Safety4Sea. During the forum, various aspects of the Shipping Industry were presented to young students and trainee naval officers, while the speakers...
December 14th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Achieving Nirvana Through Technology

Achieving Nirvana Through Technology
. Achieving Nirvana Through Technology  How many of us have tried multiple strategies to reach Nirvana (an ideal condition of rest, harmony, stability, or joy). I know that I have tried meditation, yoga and chocolate, yet I am still in search of that place of peace and well-being.  It is certainly...
December 11th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR | Read More

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel
In 2019, BW LPG announced plans to retrofit several vessels with LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines. (Image care of BW LPG) New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel Shanghai, 3 December 2019: As the maritime industry looks to reduce emissions to air and work towards the International Maritime...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LPG | Read More

Technology Outlook 2030: The ten technology trends and their risks that will shape industry and society in the next decade

Technology Outlook 2030: The ten technology trends and their risks that will shape industry and society in the next decade
Remi Eriksen, Group President and CEO of DNV GL. Technology Outlook 2030: The ten technology trends and their risks that will shape industry and society in the next decade December 03 2019, Høvik, Norway – A new report from DNV GL, the global risk management and quality assurance company, has...
December 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Insight, Reports, Technology | Read More

Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull coatings

Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull coatings
The study used the hull performance analysis methodology developed by DNV GL to analyze the performance of various major vessel types, including LNG carriers, bulk carriers, crude oil tankers and cruise vessels. Study demonstrates improved vessel power efficiency, reduced speed loss with PPG marine hull...
November 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation

Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation
By incorporating batteries on-board, the ultra-deepwater semi-submersible West Mira can reduce the runtime of its diesel engines significantly. The rig is heading for operations on the Nova Field in the North Sea Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation Bergen/Hamburg,...
November 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy | Read More

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible
Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible Our latest Maritime Forecast to 2050 uses a new model to look at how different policies impact the IMO’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission goals. With contributions from vessel speed reduction, energy-efficiency measures, and alternative fuels,...
November 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources
Bente Pretlove DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources  25 October 2019, Høvik, Norway – DNV GL, the risk management and quality assurance company, is strengthening its commitment to exploring new ocean opportunities by dedicating extra resources to its ocean space...
October 25th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub

DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub
Magnus Lande, Head of APAC and Commercial Director, Veracity by DNV GL DNV GL’s Veracity Strengthens Maritime Digitalization with New Asia-Pacific Hub Veracity, DNV GL’s open industrial data platform, opens new base in Singapore with the aim to stimulate closer collaboration in the maritime sector...
September 23rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs
The certificates were presented at DSME’s booth at Gastech in Houston (left to right): Odin Kwon, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of DSME, receives the AIP certificates from Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL – Maritime Business Director Gas Carriers (image courtesy of DNV GL) DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME...
September 20th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels
. Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels Dear Viewers, The shipping industry must cut GHG emissions. A new joint study demonstrates how hybrid power systems can make a difference. MAN Energy Solutions, DNV GL and Corvus Energy looked into hybridization options for larger cargo vessels...
September 20th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, 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

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

Delivery of bulk carrier Federal Montreal by Oshima Shipbuilding marks Fednav’s 50th DNV GL classed vessel

Delivery of bulk carrier Federal Montreal by Oshima Shipbuilding marks Fednav’s 50th DNV GL classed vessel
l to r: Eiichi Hiraga, President of Oshima Shipbuilding, Paul Pathy, President and CEO of Fednav, and Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, attended the delivery ceremony of the new 34,500 dwt bulk carrier Federal Montreal at the shipyard on Oshima Island. Delivery of bulk carrier Federal...
September 2nd, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | 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

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

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

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