Posts Tagged ‘DNV GL’

Celebrating a fine FellowSHIP: 15 years of maritime battery and fuel cell research

Celebrating a fine FellowSHIP: 15 years of maritime battery and fuel cell research
Viking Lady in operation. The FellowSHIP project successfully explored the use of battery, hybrid and fuel cell technology in the maritime industry (Source: DNV GL / Eidesvik) Hamburg/Høvik, 3 August 2018: Project partners Eidesvik Offshore, Wärtsilä Norway and DNV GL have announced the closure of...
August 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Norsafe’s Greek Training Academy in Cooperative Agreement with DNV GL

Norsafe’s Greek Training Academy in Cooperative Agreement with DNV GL
Norsafe Hellas Academy Norsafe Academy Hellas is pleased to announce that it has entered into a cooperative agreement with DNV GL the leading Classification Society, regarding the training of its surveyors. “Safety Training for Experienced Surveyors” is a specialized practical course, which has been...
July 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Jeong-kie Lee, Chairman and CEO of the Korean Register, becomes IACS new chairman during C77

Jeong-kie Lee, Chairman and CEO of the Korean Register, becomes IACS new chairman during C77
Jeong-kie Lee, 29/06/18 – ENGAGEMENT, INNOVATION AND DELIVERY TO BE CORE OBJECTIVES OF NEW IACS CHAIRMAN’S TIME IN OFFICE The IACS Council held its 77th session (C77) in Hamburg last week, where the wide range of discussions reflected the key role IACS plays in supporting the maritime sector....
June 29th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IACS, News, Person Profiles | Read More

DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships

DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships
The Olympic Artemis Høvik/Hamburg, 15 June 2018: As the competitive and economic pressure on the shipping and offshore industries continues to grow, owners, operators and yards are searching for every efficiency. To support its customers, DNV GL has developed the first type approval scheme for the...
June 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

PPG and DNV GL collaborate to take hull performance beyond ISO 19030

PPG and DNV GL collaborate to take hull performance beyond ISO 19030
DNV GL’s George Dimopoulos, Head of R&D and advisory Greece and PPG’s Tom Molenda, Global Director Marine Coatings sign the collaboration agreement. Athens, 7 June 2018. PPG, a global leader in protective and marine coatings, and the global quality assurance and risk management company DNV GL,...
June 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL develops offshore safety guidance for Greek Regulator

DNV GL develops offshore safety guidance for Greek Regulator
London, UK : 25 April 2018. DNV GL has completed a workscope with the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), under funding provided by the EU, to develop guidance for the Greek offshore safety competent authority, Hellenic Ηydrocarbons Resources Management (HHRM), under Greek law 4409/2016...
May 14th, 2018 | Banking, Classification Societies, Energy, Finance, Shipfinance | Read More

DNV GL and Meyer Turku sign class contract for Royal Caribbean’s two new ICON Class vessels

DNV GL and Meyer Turku sign class contract for Royal Caribbean’s two new ICON Class vessels
Hamburg/Hovik, 8 Mai 2018: The Finnish Meyer Turku Shipyard and DNV GL have signed a contract for the classification of Royal Caribbean International’s new ICON Class vessels. The contract covers two vessels with delivery scheduled for 2022 and 2024. “It is a proud day for DNV GL to have been entrusted...
May 8th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, News | Read More

Data management platform approaches one million service subscriptions as number of Veracity users pushes passed 120 000

Data management platform approaches one million service subscriptions as number of Veracity users pushes passed 120 000
Remi Eriksen DNV GL’s data management platform, Veracity, has accumulated users from 1 500 companies AGR, SteelCorr, and ScanReach among companies adding their services to Veracity marketplace DNV GL Group President and CEO, Remi Eriksen, says the strong take up is indicative of “hunger” across...
May 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

The path to digital classification.

The path to digital classification.
Ioannis Chiotopoulos After a fast start, DNV GL continues to pick up the pace in the digital transformation of its classification services. by Ioannis Chiotopoulos DNV GL, Piraeus “We started looking into machine learning as a tool for modernizing classification in 2016,” says Morten Østby, Senior...
May 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Featured, Insight, IT and Communications, News | Read More

The annual Greek National Committee of DNV GL

The annual Greek National Committee of DNV GL
l to r: Ioannis Chiotopoulos, Dr. John Coustas and Knut Ørbeck-Nielssen Athens, 17 April 2018 – The annual Greek National Committee of DNV GL gathered once again at the Yacht Club of Greece. The event was well attended with representative from across the Greek shipping industry. ​At the same time,...
May 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

DNV GL appoints Klas Bendrik as Chief Digital Transformation Officer

DNV GL appoints Klas Bendrik as Chief Digital Transformation Officer
Klas Bendrik Høvik, Norway, 2 May 2018: Klas Bendrik will join DNV GL as Chief Digital Transformation Officer to support DNV GL’s digitalization and IT strategy. Starting on 1 September 2018, Bendrik will be based at the DNV GL headquarters in Høvik, Norway and will be a member of DNV GL Group’s...
May 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, News, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

ColdShield becomes the first non welded structural repair available for a corroded FPSO hull as per DNV GL rules

ColdShield becomes the first non welded structural repair available for a corroded FPSO hull as per DNV GL rules
… 26 April 2018 – DNV GL has approved in principle (AIP) the repair of offshore corroded deck plating using ColdShieldTM , the bonded composite product developed by Paris-based Cold Pad. ColdShieldTM is a composite structural reinforcement specifically developed for the harsh environments of...
April 26th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

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