Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register’

LR becomes first class society to be assigned RO status by Canadian Department of National Defence

LR becomes first class society to be assigned RO status by Canadian Department of National Defence
From the signing ceremony between LR and the Canadian Department of National Defence  (John Hicks and Captain (Navy) Jacques Olivier pictured center) 04 December 2018 – On 15 November 2018, Lloyd’s Register (LR) became the first classification society to be assigned RO (Recognised Organisation)...
December 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Military, News, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

The BDI@1,339: The roulette wheel keeps turning. It all depends on what day of the week you fix

The BDI@1,339: The roulette wheel keeps turning. It all depends on what day of the week you fix
John Faraclas The BDI@1,339: The roulette wheel keeps turning. It all depends on what day of the week you fix. Just compare to only 5 days ago (22/11) and see what you get out of this. The BCI has exactly doubled whilst Handies and Supras are completely flat; all the Capes heading to China. Geopolitics...
November 27th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, Reports, Technical, Technology | Read More

SHI receives AiP from LR for INTELLIMAN smart ship solution

SHI receives AiP from LR for INTELLIMAN smart ship solution
SHI receives AiP from LR for INTELLIMAN smart ship solution 20 November 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has presented Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (SHI) with approval in principle (AiP) for its smart ship solution: INTELLIMAN SHIP. The solution is the first to receive LR’s ‘Digital AL2 SAFE...
November 20th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, IT and Communications, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register wins the 2018 PRCA Best B2B Award for its Technology Radar campaign.

Lloyd’s Register wins the 2018 PRCA Best B2B Award for its Technology Radar campaign.
PRCA Annual Awards 2018 recognises the ‘ground-breaking’ research and media campaign taken by Lloyd’s Register to deliver commercial insights that drive change for their clients, transforming the energy industry for the better. Lloyd’s Register (LR), a leading global provider of engineering and...
November 16th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, People and Places, Technology | Read More

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?
Nial McCollum Insight from companies across the world brings the future in focus on the pace and development of predictive analytics. A new industry report launched today – an extension of the global Technology Radar survey series produced by Lloyd’s Register (LR) – reveals the pace, development...
November 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Insight, Reports, Technology | Read More

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker
The vessel design 13 November 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has presented STX with approval in principle for a 50k dwt MR tanker design capable of using LNG as a fuel. This development is the result of close collaboration between STX and LR. STX incorporated an LNG-fuelled propulsion system...
November 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Gas, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?

Looking from the outside in: new industry report reveals how predictive analytics is set to transform oil and gas, but are we doing enough?
Lloyd’s Register HQ’s in London Insight from companies across the world brings the future in focus on the pace and development of predictive analytics. A new industry report launched today – an extension of the global Technology Radar survey series produced by Lloyd’s Register (LR) –...
November 12th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Gas, Insight, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Technology | Read More

Setting the scene for LNG as marine fuel in East Med

Setting the scene for LNG as marine fuel in East Med
1. Snapshot from the panel, Poseidon Med II event at University of Nicosia “Setting the scene for LNG as marine fuel in East Med” A Poseidon Med II event at the University of Nicosia on 18thOctober 2018 The achievements and milestones of the European co-funded project Poseidon Med II (PMII), was...
October 29th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG | Read More

Prevention at Sea Signs Two MOUs

Prevention at Sea Signs Two MOUs
Lloyd’s Register certified marine risk assessor and maritime software developer, Prevention at Sea, has recently signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs). The first one has been signed with SQLearn, a leading e-Learning company that provides technological training solutions, and the two companies...
September 24th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies | Read More

BABCOCK ECOSMRT® receives Lloyd’s Register acknowledgment for ship application

BABCOCK ECOSMRT® receives Lloyd’s Register acknowledgment for ship application
l to r: David Barrow, LR Commercial Director – Marine & Offshore presents Neale Campbell, Babcock LGE Managing Director RBD approval at Gastech 2018 in Barcelona. Babcock International, the highly-skilled engineering services company, has been recognised by Lloyd’s Register (LR) as having...
September 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Events, News, Regulatory, Technology | Read More

Approval in Principle granted for 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP)

Approval in Principle granted for 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP)
David Barrow, LR Commercial Director – Marine & Offshore presenting the AiP to Maarten Spilker, Wison Solutions Director at Gastech Approval in Principle (AiP) granted for 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP) Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents AiP to the shipyard Wison 19 September...
September 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Approval in Principle (AiP) of 7,500 m3 LNG bunker design

Approval in Principle (AiP) of 7,500 m3 LNG bunker design
LR’s David Barrow presenting the AiP to Jiangnan’s Hu Keyi at Gastech Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd.  18 September 2018 – LR announced today during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas,...
September 18th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, LNG, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

First ever approval of a digital twin health management system for marine applications

First ever approval of a digital twin health management system for marine applications
LR’s Luis Benito with GE’s Brandon Larson at SMM Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents GE with an ‘Approval in Principle’ (AiP) to ‘Digital Twin READY’  06 September 2018 – At a press conference today during SMM – the leading international maritime trade fair held 4–7 September in...
September 6th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Class goes digital

Class goes digital
Lloyd’s Register (LR), the world’s first classification society, pioneers the transformation of the class regime for the digital age with announcement of the first ever digital assurance framework: ‘Digital Compliance’ 15 August 2018 – LR announced today it has developed the first ever data-driven...
September 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technology | Read More

ClassNK adds to RIMS portfolio of class approvals for the use of drones in enclosed spaces

ClassNK adds to RIMS portfolio of class approvals for the use of drones in enclosed spaces
Visit RIMs at this year’s SMM in Hamburg, Hall B2, EG stand 109 RIMS (Robotics In Maintenance Strategies) continues in their quest in the practical integration of drone technology in the world maritime surveying with yet another class society approval for the use of Remote Inspection Techniques (drones)...
August 29th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Common Structural Rules Software updated with 2018 rules and fatigue assessment improvements

Common Structural Rules Software updated with 2018 rules and fatigue assessment improvements
Nick Brown Enhanced software facilitates IACS compliance for latest CSR requirements 15 August 2018 – Common Structural Rules Software LLC, a joint venture company formed by Lloyd’s Register (LR) and ABS, has released a software update that simplifies compliance with current and pending IACS Common...
August 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IACS | Read More

BLOC announces consortium for blockchain in bunkering with Lloyd’s Register, BIMCO, Precious Shipping, Bostomar, IBIA, and GoodFuels

BLOC announces consortium for blockchain in bunkering with Lloyd’s Register, BIMCO, Precious Shipping, Bostomar, IBIA, and GoodFuels
Image by Igor Grochev/Shutterstock.comBlockchain technology set to increase in transparency and traceability in marine fuel supply chain. Consortium will demonstrate the application of blockchain as a means of facilitating an increase in transparency and traceability in marine fuel supply chain as part...
July 26th, 2018 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Corruption, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LR grants cyber security AiP to DSME Smart Ship Solution (DS4®)

LR grants cyber security AiP to DSME Smart Ship Solution (DS4®)
From the AiP ceremony 24 July 2018 – Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for the DSME Smart Ship Solution (DS4®), receiving the Cyber SECURE notation, which confirms compliance with LR’s cyber security...
July 24th, 2018 | Classification Societies, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

LR takes over management of MoD owned Code for Steel Caissons

LR takes over management of MoD owned Code for Steel Caissons
LR certified caisson at the entrance to Naval Base 14 Dock in Portsmouth (Image courtesy of MoD) 03 July 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has taken over the management of UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) owned Code for Steel Caissons, providing a harmonised standard for new and existing caissons. LR has...
July 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Military, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators
. The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator innovation challenges offers trial funding and partnerships with leading marine and energy experts: Kotug and Gassco. Programme seeks safetytech innovators exploring the theme of human safety onboard ships and floating platforms. Winning startups will...
June 28th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has started work with AkerBP for maintenance optimization of its Skarv FPSO infrastructure and equipment on a test project in Norway. Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf: Project between AkerBP and Lloyd’s Register tests latest software to optimise maintenance activities...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Lloyd’s Register and TWI launch Fullagar Technologies

Lloyd’s Register and TWI launch Fullagar Technologies
Simon Reeve Delivering high-tech innovative inspection systems, products and services based on the very latest industry R&D. London/Cambridge, 14th June 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology, and TWI, the...
June 14th, 2018 | Classification Societies, News, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register becomes founding member of UN Group for Sustainable Ocean Business

Lloyd’s Register becomes founding member of UN Group for Sustainable Ocean Business
Featured are (left to right) Sturla Henriksen, UN Global Compact Special Advisor on Oceans, LR’s Suzanne Johnston, Lisa Kingo, UN Global Compact CEO and Executive Director, and Tom Boardley, Executive Vice-President, LR. 12th June 2018 – Oceans cover two thirds of the world’s surface but the...
June 12th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, News, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management

Piraeus Port Authority sets high standards for quality and environmental management
LR’s Nick_Brown presents certificates to Capt. Weng Lin of PPA at Posidonia Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) awarded double certification against ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 by Lloyd’s Register (LR) 06 June 2018 – At a ceremony today held during international shipping exhibition Posidonia,...
June 6th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

The BDI@1,156 – manipulation or…

The BDI@1,156 – manipulation or…
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 66 points earlier on and now reads 1,156; on a weekly basis same was up 79 points – from 1,077. That’s good news but… Geopolitics continue to be perplexed and we advise CAUTION as the economics are totally in a mess. John...
June 1st, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More