Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register Foundation’

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups
Prof Richard Clegg The latest round of innovation challenges from the Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, ‘Innovation in Detecting Safety Risks in Critical Infrastructure Industries’, offers startups trial funding and partnerships with leading commercial partners: Scorpio, Pacific International...
October 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry
The Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a charity helping to protect the safety of life and property by supporting education, research and public engagement, today announces the launch of its Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry. 17 September 2018 – The Lloyd’s Register Foundation...
September 17th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

HELMEPA at the URBAN WASTE project activities in Kavala

HELMEPA at the URBAN WASTE project activities in Kavala
From the conference At the invitation of the Waste Management Authority of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, HELMEPA participated on June 28, in an international meeting in Kavala on waste management, in the framework of the European project URBAN WASTE. The project has received funding from the European...
July 2nd, 2018 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator partners with Plug and Play to solve the world’s toughest safety and risk challenges

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator partners with Plug and Play to solve the world’s toughest safety and risk challenges
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s London, 23 May 2018 – The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator – established to solve some of the toughest safety and risk challenges by creating, facilitating and guiding collaboration between innovative technology companies and industry – has...
May 23rd, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, News, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation workshop aims to improve safety in two of the world’s most dangerous industries.

Lloyd’s Register Foundation workshop aims to improve safety in two of the world’s most dangerous industries.
Prof. Richard Clegg Recommendations targeting the unacceptably high fatality rates in the fishing and ferries industries will be published later this year.  Lloyd’s Register Foundation (the Foundation), a charity helping to protect the safety of life and property by supporting education, research...
April 13th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Health and Safety, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation partners with BLOC to establish a maritime Blockchain Lab

Lloyd’s Register Foundation partners with BLOC to establish a maritime Blockchain Lab
l to r: Karim Jabbar (CTO, BLOC), Märtha Rehnberg (Co-Founder, BLOC), Jasper van’t Veen (Research Assistant, BLOC), Deanna MacDonald (CEO, BLOC), Maurizio Pilu (VP, Digital Innovation, Lloyd’s Register), Søren Stig (Co-founder, BLOC), Gary Pogson (Lead Technical Specialist, Lloyd’s Register...
March 22nd, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, News, Technology | Read More

The HELMEPA-Lloyd’s Register Foundation Campaign comes to a close in southern Evia

The HELMEPA-Lloyd’s Register Foundation Campaign comes to a close in southern Evia
From the clean-up HELMEPA’s “Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign on the Marine Environment, Shipping and Sciences” was concluded on a positive note in Karystos and Marmari, under the auspices of the local Municipality, with prospects for new synergies  The Campaign is supported...
October 11th, 2017 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, Shipmanagement | Read More

Distributed ledger for engineered systems: hype or hope?

Distributed ledger for engineered systems: hype or hope?
London, 27 September 2017  A new report published by The Alan Turing Institute and Lloyd’s Register Foundation identifies significant potential for engineers to use distributed ledger/blockchain technology to improve safety However, understanding of this new technology remains a major issue and...
September 27th, 2017 | Charity, Classification Societies | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches 100A1 Ambassador programme

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches 100A1 Ambassador programme
The 100A1 Ambassadors and members of the LRF Programme aims to support the public reputation of the charity and extend its networks of influence – to promote the mission of the Foundation and its causes London, 26 April 2017: The Lloyd’s Register Foundation has today launched an ambassador...
April 26th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Classification Societies | Read More

Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers…

Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers…
Royal College of Art students at the awards Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers under Foundation’s Safety Grand Challenges campaign • Projects identified new lifesaving design solutions to safety at sea and on rivers  • Winners of best innovation and best risk reduction...
March 7th, 2017 | Academia, Communication, Education and Training, Exhibitions, HR | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation sponsors Royal Institution’s renowned CHRISTMAS LECTURES

Lloyd’s Register Foundation sponsors Royal Institution’s renowned CHRISTMAS LECTURES
Prof. Richard Clegg Lloyd’s Register Foundation and the Royal Institution to work together in recognition of more than two centuries of shared heritage and a commitment to inspiring young people with the wonders and applications of science. The Foundation and the Royal Institution (Ri), have come together...
December 12th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Shipmanagement | Read More

New foresight review on robotics and autonomous systems: Serving a safer world

New foresight review on robotics and autonomous systems: Serving a safer world
Prof Richard Clegg Latest foresight review from the Lloyd’s Register Foundation looks at how developments in the area of robotics and autonomous systems might impact the safety and performance of the engineered assets and the infrastructures on which modern society relies. The Lloyd’s Register Foundation,...
October 14th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

New global team formed to strengthen society’s resilience to shocks and stresses

New global team formed to strengthen society’s resilience to shocks and stresses
Dr Ruth Boumphrey   • Lloyd’s Register Foundation and Arup join forces to build resilience of society’s critical infrastructure • Increased globalisation needs a new response to shocks and chronic stresses A £10 million resilience engineering programme has been announced today, established...
October 14th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Consulting, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

LRQA supports Lloyd’s Register Foundation SOMOS Project

Vincent Doumeizel Lloyd’s Register Foundation has agreed a £500k grant to the world leading food sciences institution, Wageningen University and Research (WUR), supporting the Safe production Of Marine plants and use of Ocean Space (SOMOS). The project was developed jointly between LRQA, the Foundation...
October 12th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Food and Drink, Oceanology | Read More

The island of Samos the next stop of the HELMEPA-Lloyd’s Register Foundation Campaign

The island of Samos the next stop of the HELMEPA-Lloyd’s Register Foundation Campaign
The Exhibition Hall The “Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign on the Marine Environment, Shipping and Sciences” remains in the Northern Aegean Islands, with the second stop in 2016 being the island of Samos, homeland of the famous Greek philosopher and mathematician Pythagoras, between...
March 29th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Communication, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR | Read More

HELMEPA – Lloyd’s Register Foundation Campaign: next stop, Chios

HELMEPA – Lloyd’s Register Foundation Campaign: next stop, Chios
The “Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign on the Marine Environment, Shipping and Sciences”, which is carried out by HELMEPA across 14 Greek towns and cities between 2014-2017 with the support of Lloyd’s Register Foundation* (the Foundation), moves on to the island of Chios.  The...
February 15th, 2016 | Associations, Climate, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation seeks director for GBP10M resilience engineering programme

Lloyd’s Register Foundation seeks director for GBP10M resilience engineering programme
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Lloyd’s Register Foundation seeks director and host institution for a £10M programme to build resilience in critical infrastructure Lloyd’s Register Foundation has today issued a global call for a director and a host institution for a programme to build...
January 29th, 2016 | Charity, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, HR, Jobs, News, Safety and Security | Read More

UK NEST awards science and engineering scholarships

UK NEST awards science and engineering scholarships
The UK Naval Engineering, Science & Technology (UK NEST) forum has awarded 12 scholarships worth £3, 000 a year to science and engineering undergraduates. Six of the scholarships are funded through a grant to UK NEST by Lloyd’s Register Foundation. In addition to their scholarships, the students...
December 16th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s Group Review 2015 highlights continued strong performance

Lloyd’s Register’s Group Review 2015 highlights continued strong performance
Thomas Thune Andersen Global engineering, technical and business services organisation, Lloyd’s Register (LR), has published its Group Review 2015 which celebrates its work to place research and development at the heart of LR.  Chairman Thomas Thune Andersen reports that, while not immune to current...
November 27th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, News, Reports | Read More

The HELMEPA-LRF environmental Campaign in Corinth

The HELMEPA-LRF environmental Campaign in Corinth
Photo of the Exhibition The HELMEPA-LRF environmental Campaign in Corinth under the auspices of the Municipality  The “Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign on the Marine Environment, Shippingand Sciences” moves on to the next stop, the city of Corinth, where relevant...
October 21st, 2015 | Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

Stevens Institute of Technology hosts Lloyd’s Register Foundation International Workshop on Resilience Engineering

Stevens Institute of Technology hosts Lloyd’s Register Foundation International Workshop on Resilience Engineering
HOBOKEN, N.J.— The devastating impacts of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami, Fukushima nuclear disaster, or extreme natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy highlight the importance of resilience engineering to better design our ‘community’ neighbourhoods and nations, to include all component...
April 15th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation: Towards data-centric engineering…

Lloyd’s Register Foundation: Towards data-centric engineering…
Prof Richard Clegg Towards data-centric engineering: Lloyd’s Register Foundation announces £10m offer to the Alan Turing Institute to support engineering applications of big data London – The Lloyd’s Register Foundation, the leading UK charity supporting engineering-related research and education...
December 15th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places | Read More

The Marine Environment: Understanding our connection with it

The Marine Environment: Understanding our connection with it
HELMEPA’s latest environmental publication for teachers This electronic publication wascreated in the framework of the three-year-long Marine Environment and Science Awareness Campaign (2011-2014), implemented by HELMEPA across 12 Greek cities with the support of Lloyd’s Register Foundation (the...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

“Marine Environment and Science”

“Marine Environment and Science”
“Marine Environment and Science” A 3 year-long HELMEPA campaign in Greece HELMEPA’s three-year long campaign, which began in 2011 and ran across 12 cities-areas of Greece with the financial support of Lloyd’s Register Foundation* (the Foundation), has now been completed. The two objectives...
July 10th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

Improving safety, quality and performance…

Improving safety, quality and performance…
Improving safety, quality and performance – the Lloyd’s Register Foundation joins TWI in leading the UK’s first postgraduate education and research centre in structural integrity The Lloyd’s Register Foundation has signed a heads of agreement with TWI to provide £15 million research...
June 25th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Classification Societies, Energy, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More