Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register’

Carnival Horizon delivered to LR class

Carnival Horizon delivered to LR class
Carnival Horizon 18 April 2018 – Carnival Cruise Line officially took delivery of the new 133,500 GT Carnival Horizon at a ceremony held last month at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard in Italy. The cruise ship has a capacity of 3960 guests, plus 1450 crew, and is the second in the Vista-class...
April 18th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

HHI receives approval in principle from LR for LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt VLOC

HHI receives approval in principle from LR for LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt VLOC
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s 27 March 2018 – Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for an LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt class very large ore carrier (VLOC). Following the announcement of the IMO’s SOx emission limitations from...
March 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

CEMEX, Damen and LR collaborate on next generation dredger design

CEMEX, Damen and LR collaborate on next generation dredger design
An image of the new generation dredger design Helping to meet UK requirements for more efficient and environmentally friendly dredging 19 March 2018 – CEMEX UK has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group to build the first in a new generation of Marine Aggregate Dredgers, with Lloyd’s Register...
March 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Building a secure future – Cyber security service provider Nettitude joins the Lloyd’s Register group

Building a secure future – Cyber security service provider Nettitude joins the Lloyd’s Register group
Alastair Marsh London, 16 March 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology, today announces the acquisition of Nettitude, a market-leading provider of cyber security services with some of the most sophisticated...
March 16th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

MARIC signs contract with LR for ShipRight FastTrack design software

MARIC signs contract with LR for ShipRight FastTrack design software
Luis Benito 15 March 2018 – Marine Design & Research Institute of China (MARIC), a subsidiary company of China State Shipbuilding Corporation group (CSSC), has signed a licence agreement with Lloyd’s Register (LR) for use of their ShipRight FastTrack software. ShipRight FastTrack assists...
March 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News | Read More

Ship management in the cloud

Ship management in the cloud
Lloyd’s Register HQ’s in London Lloyd’s Register has teamed up with a leading provider of maritime software, Hanseaticsoft, to help bring much needed efficiency to ship management processes 02 March 2018 – Hanseaticsoft’s innovative cloud-based ship management software Cloud Fleet...
March 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Office Equipment, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navigating the future of our industry has never been more interesting

Navigating the future of our industry has never been more interesting
Joanna Pohorski,  Lloyd’s Register, Marine & Offshore Area Manager, UK & Ireland It has always been a privilege for me to be able to work in an industry whose purpose is to safeguard the safety of people, assets and the environment, while continuously striving to add value to our clients’...
February 23rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Insight | Read More

World’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier delivered

World’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier delivered
Image of the LNG-fuelled bulk carrier 50,000 dwt LNG-fuelled bulk carrier uses new LNG storage material approved by LR 21 February 2018 – Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) and ILSHIN LOGISTICS have successfully delivered the world’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier under the dual-class of Lloyd’s Register...
February 21st, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, News | Read More

Toward the tipping point: new research provides a reality check on the outlook for renewable energy.

Toward the tipping point: new research provides a reality check on the outlook for renewable energy.
Karl Ove Ingebrigtsen Technology Radar 2018 “Renewable Energy” report – launched today by Lloyd’s Register – analyses the sizeable renewable energy impacts in the next five (5) years and beyond. It provides answers from leading industry experts on their optimism, concerns and investment...
February 20th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News, Reports | Read More

Paul Butcher appointed Managing Director, Lloyd’s Register Management Systems & Inspection Services

Paul Butcher appointed Managing Director, Lloyd’s Register Management Systems & Inspection Services
Paul Butcher Leading assurance provider Lloyd’s Register [LR] is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Butcher as Managing Director, LR Management Systems & Inspection Services.  Based in Birmingham, UK, Paul brings with him over 30 years of leadership experience in global professional...
February 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

HMD and LR join forces to build the world’s first ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel

HMD and LR join forces to build the world’s first ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel
An image of HMD’s ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel design 06 February 2018 – Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) is scheduled to deliver the world’s first ballast free LNG bunkering vessel later this year. The 7,600m³ vessel was ordered by Germany-based Bernhard Schulte Ship management in late...
February 6th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Elemed discussion at Port of Koper

Elemed discussion at Port of Koper
l to r: Boris Popovič, Mayor of the City Municipa-lity of Koper; Violeta Bulc, EU Commissioner for Mobility and Transport, Dimitrij Zadel, President of the Managament Board of Luka Koper; Peter Gašperšič, Minister of Infrastructure of the Republic of Slovenia; Nikolas Paterakis, Chief Operating Officer,...
February 1st, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Widen BDI losses as the Capes dive…

Widen BDI losses as the Capes dive…
John Faraclas The BDI ended up… down at 1,164 points – minus 57 due to the unprecedented but expected from this medium Capers volatility and fall… Geopolitics continue to deteriorate in all fronts. John Faraclas brief market report: The Capers following yesterday’s loss of 221 points today same...
January 17th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Oil Industry, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

First ever container ship to receive cyber enabled ship descriptive note ‘Cyber AL3 SECURE PERFORM (Energy Management System)’ is delivered

First ever container ship to receive cyber enabled ship descriptive note ‘Cyber AL3 SECURE PERFORM (Energy Management System)’ is delivered
An image of MV COSCO Shipping Aries 20K TEU container ship built by NACKS has an energy management system cyber-certified by LR 16 January 2018 – MV COSCO Shipping Aries, delivered to COSCOS today, is the first ever container ship to receive LR’s Cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive note ‘Cyber...
January 16th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

First LR classed hydrogen-powered vessel launched

First LR classed hydrogen-powered vessel launched
20 December 2017 – Antwerp maritime group Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB) has launched its new hydrogen-powered passenger vessel, Hydroville, classed by Lloyd’s Register (LR). The catamaran crew boat is the first LR classed vessel to use hydrogen to power a diesel engine. The advantage of hydrogen...
December 20th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register launches global programme to accelerate safety innovation in industry

Lloyd’s Register launches global programme to accelerate safety innovation in industry
Prof Richard Clegg The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator will bring together technology companies and industry to test innovative digital solutions to critical safety and risk challenges.  London, 14 December 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers...
December 14th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Defining decarbonisation pathway for shipping – Zero Emission Vessels 2030 study released

Defining decarbonisation pathway for shipping – Zero Emission Vessels 2030 study released
Katherine H. Palmer Lloyd’s Register (LR) and University Maritime Advisory Services (UMAS) have today released ‘Zero Emission Vessels 2030’, a new study that aims to demonstrate the viability of zero emission vessels (ZEVs) – identifying  what  needs to be in place to make them a competitive...
December 11th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, News | Read More

Supporting innovation in LNG carriers

Supporting innovation in LNG carriers
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Results announced of a multi-faceted Joint Development Project (JDP) between China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI), GTT, Gabadi, Shanghai Merchant Ship Design Research Institute (SDARI) and Lloyd’s Register (LR) to develop capability for construction of membrane...
December 8th, 2017 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Smart shipping, moving forward

Smart shipping, moving forward
An image of the “Great Intelligence” CSSC GWS smart ship project achieves Lloyd’s Register (LR) cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive notes 07 December 2017 – A special ceremony was held this week as part of Marintec China 2017, in which the first China smart ship was presented with...
December 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

A step closer to ballast-free shipping

A step closer to ballast-free shipping
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Approval in principle awarded to new ballast-free LNG carrier design at Marintec China 06 December 2017 – GTT and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. Ltd (DSIC) received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for their 30,000m³ B-FREE LNG...
December 6th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Launching Type Approval services that work harder

Launching Type Approval services that work harder
A new way for clients in the Americas to access Lloyd’s Register’s Type Approval services was launched today at the International WorkBoat Show, Morial Convention Centre, New Orleans. 30 November 2017 – A Type Approval from Lloyd’s Register (LR) demonstrates that your product conforms to recognised...
November 30th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Finnish Defence Forces select Lloyd’s Register to class new surface combatants

Finnish Defence Forces select Lloyd’s Register to class new surface combatants
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s 28 November 2017 – The Finnish Defence Forces has chosen Lloyd’s Register (LR) to class four new surface combatants for the Finnish Navy. The vessels are part of the Finnish Defence Forces’ strategic project Squadron 2020, of which the goal is to replace...
November 28th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Military | Read More

Lloyd’s Register expresses support to the new Faculty of Marine Science and Technology of the University of Cyprus

Lloyd’s Register expresses support to the new Faculty of Marine Science and Technology of the University of Cyprus
Nick Brownthird from the left),  ( Marine and Offshore Director of Lloyd’s Register presenting to the Mayor of Larnaka and the Rector of the University of Cyprus the LR publication “Maritime Science and Technology” On Tuesday October 10th the Rector of the University of Cyprus Professor...
October 16th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Classification Societies, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Press and Media | 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

HMD receives approval in principle for cargo handling system design for 6,600m³ LNG bunkering vessel

HMD receives approval in principle for cargo handling system design for 6,600m³ LNG bunkering vessel
29 September 2017 – Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for a cargo handling system design for a 6,600 m³ LNG bunkering vessel. HMD and the Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Corporate Research Centre jointly developed the cargo handling...
September 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More