Posts Tagged ‘Korean Register (KR)’

Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH and Korean Register sign MoU for IMO DCS services

Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH and Korean Register  sign MoU for IMO DCS services
l to r: Michael Suhr Korean Register and Philipp A. Ahrenkiel and Nico Krumbeck both Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH. A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed between Korean Register (KR) and Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH to provide enhanced IMO DCS (International Maritime Organization, Data Collection...
December 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

KR upgrades container securing strength assessment software – SeaTrust-LS

KR upgrades container securing strength assessment software – SeaTrust-LS
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has released the latest version of SeaTrust-LS, its container securing strength assessment software. SeaTrust-LS has been significantly enhanced by incorporating KR’s new 2018 guidance for container securing assessment and...
October 11th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

KR releases KR-CON V16

KR releases KR-CON V16
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced that it has released its 16th KR-CON. First launched in May 1997, the innovative software program set out to help surveyors, shipbuilders, and PSC officers to search for IMO instruments more accurately, quickly...
April 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Korean Register boosts operational efficiency with containership conversion

Korean Register boosts operational efficiency with containership conversion
The Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced that it has successfully completed a feasibility study for the conversion of an 8, 600 teu containership into a 10, 000 teu vessel. This new capacity specification was developed in response to a shipping company’s...
July 21st, 2016 | Classification Societies, Containers | Read More

Korean Register releases 14th KR-CON with vital dangerous goods search function

Korean Register releases 14th KR-CON with vital dangerous goods search function
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced the release of its latest KR-CON software. The essential software tool, now in its 14th edition includes a significantly enhanced and increasingly critical dangerous goods program, which has been developed in-house, as...
April 13th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Korean Register gains authorization to deliver statutory services in Germany and Togo

Korean Register gains authorization to deliver statutory services in Germany and Togo
Dr Park Bum-shik Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – is now authorized as a Recognized Organization (RO) by the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure to perform statutory services for flagged vessels. At the same time, KR has also been authorized...
January 25th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Flags, IACS, Regulatory | Read More

Korean Register becomes first Asian class society to gain USCG authorization to perform BWM tests as an “Independent Laboratory”

Korean Register becomes first Asian class society to gain USCG authorization to perform BWM tests as an “Independent Laboratory”
Dr Park Bum-shik Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – announces that it has been accepted by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) as an Independent Laboratory (IL) to undertake tests, inspections, and evaluations for Ballast Water Management Systems. KR has been accepted...
March 24th, 2015 | Classification Societies, IACS, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Korean Register is authorized to deliver statutory services in Canada

Korean Register is authorized to deliver statutory services in Canada
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – announces that it has been fully authorized by the Marine Safety and Security Division of Transport Canada to perform “statutory services” on behalf of the government of Canada. KR is now able to conduct relevant surveys,...
February 10th, 2015 | Classification Societies, IACS, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Politics and Government, Safety and Security | Read More

New software from Korean Register assists vessels comply with ECA requirements

New software from Korean Register assists vessels comply with ECA requirements
The Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – announces the launch of an in-house developed software program to assist vessels with fuel oil change over when complying with the new low sulphur regulations. From 1 January, MARPOL Annex VI Reg 14 requires vessels sailing within...
January 26th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical | Read More