Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register’

LR announces its Cyber Secure programme…

LR announces its Cyber Secure programme…
Nick Brown LR announces its Cyber Secure programme – a unique, world-class approach to providing cyber security services to the marine and offshore industry Enabling a cyber-smart maritime industry 13 March 2017 – Recognising the need to go further than ensuring the safe integration of cyber...
March 13th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

LRQA achieves ISO 14065 accreditation to globally deliver services…

LRQA achieves ISO 14065 accreditation to globally deliver services…
LRQA achieves ISO 14065 accreditation to globally deliver services for the assessment of monitoring plans and verification of emissions reports under MRV Regulation Following an extensive audit by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS), LRQA has been accredited to globally deliver services for...
March 2nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

New Subsea 7 heavy construction vessel built to LR class

New Subsea 7 heavy construction vessel built to LR class
The “Seven Arctic” 28 February 2017 – Subsea 7’s newest heavy construction flexlay vessel, Seven Arctic, has been designed and built to Lloyd’s Register (LR) class. Designed to meet the demands of deepwater and harsh environments, she can work at depths of 3,000m and features three...
February 28th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Energy, Oceanology, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports
Simulator’s graphics view of a typical feeder vessel operating at Port of Patras/ Source: Patras LNG Bunkering Manoeuvring Simulation Study Report, November 2016) Since November 2016, a series of navigation simulation workshops have been delivered by the European co-funded project Poseidon Med II in...
February 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Technology Radar – Low Carbon report launched today

Lloyd’s Register Technology Radar – Low Carbon report launched today
Alasdair Buchanan Low carbon technologies are now cost competitive with fossil fuels in report from Lloyd’s Register Low carbon technologies are now cost competitive with fossil fuels and innovation is gathering pace across the sector, finds a new report by Lloyd’s Register. But which technologies...
February 14th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Low carbon technologies are now cost competitive with fossil fuels in report from Lloyd’s Register

Low carbon technologies are now cost competitive with fossil fuels in report from Lloyd’s Register
Alasdair Buchanan Lloyd’s Register Technology Radar – Low Carbon report launched today Low carbon technologies are now cost competitive with fossil fuels and innovation is gathering pace across the sector, finds a new report by Lloyd’s Register. But which technologies will have the most...
February 9th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Enhanced software facilitates IACS compliance

Enhanced software facilitates IACS compliance
… New features enable swift compliance evaluation for both current and upcoming CSR requirements 2 February 2017 – Common Structural Rules Software LLC, a joint venture company formed by Lloyd’s Register (LR) and ABS, has released a software upgrade that simplifies compliance with current...
February 2nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

BDI in free-fall; Geopolitics too

BDI in free-fall; Geopolitics too
John Faraclas At 862 points the BDI sends alarming bells all over Planet Ocean and this, coupled with Geopolitical commercial chaos, following the USA’s presidential elections, might lead to a point of no return for many economies; John Faraclas daily recap: The BDI lost another 24 points and now stands...
January 25th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Markets, News | Read More

World’s first full scale numerical modelling workshop facilitated by Lloyd’s Register

World’s first full scale numerical modelling workshop facilitated by Lloyd’s Register
Performance measurement kit installed on the propeller shaft of the subject vessel 20 December 2016 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) hosted the world’s first workshop on full scale hydrodynamic computer simulations at their Global Technology Centre in Southampton last month. Ship designers from around...
December 20th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

LR acquires Acoura in move to strengthen market leading position for food safety assurance services

LR acquires Acoura in move to strengthen market leading position for food safety assurance services
  John Rowley 20 December 2016 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), the global engineering, technical and business services organisation, has acquired Acoura, the UK’s leading compliance and safety specialists for the food and drink industry, to strengthen the market-leading position of LRQA’s food...
December 20th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Food and Drink | 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

Lloyd’s Register’s ship emergency response service boosted by Seasafe acquisition

Lloyd’s Register’s ship emergency response service boosted by Seasafe acquisition
London, 6 December 2016 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), the global engineering, technical and business services organisation has added to its portfolio of advanced data, digital and software solutions with the acquisition of Seasafe Marine Software & Computation (Seasafe). An unexpected incident,...
December 6th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

LRQA expands client-specific business improvement services

LRQA expands client-specific business improvement services
Increased market demand reinforces LRQA’s decision to expand value-added bespoke assurance and training services  Leading professional assurance services organisation, LRQA, has today announced plans to strengthen its business improvementservices. Increased demand for client specific services, driven...
December 5th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

LRQA considers ISO 45001 publication potentially extending into March 2018

LRQA considers ISO 45001 publication potentially extending into March 2018
Steve Williams, LRQA Systems and Governance Manager, Following a week of meetings in June 2016, during which ISO 45001 – the new occupational health and safety standard being developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) – moved to a second draft international standard...
November 22nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Regulatory, Reports | Read More

LR: Hellenic Technical Committee meeting

LR: Hellenic Technical Committee meeting
A view from the meeting IMO MEPC70 results, Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention Ratification, Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV), Common Structural Rules (CSR), Goal Based Standards (GBS) and Ship Recycling were key themes at the combined session of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Technical...
November 18th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register acquires RTAMO Ltd…

Lloyd’s Register acquires RTAMO Ltd…
Lloyd’s Register acquires RTAMO Ltd to provide data-driven solutions for reducing maintenance costs Real-time data-driven service revolutionises how critical infrastructure is maintained – offering asset owners smarter, lower cost and safer operations.   Lloyd’s Register (LR), the global engineering,...
November 14th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Lloyd’s Register to collaborate with new Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine, Singapore

Lloyd’s Register to collaborate with new Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine, Singapore
Prof Chan Eng Soon – picture credit: National University of Singapore. Singapore – Lloyd’s Register (LR), the global engineering, technical and business services organisation, and the new Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine, Singapore (TCOMS) have agreed to jointly develop technology,...
October 31st, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Technical, Technology | Read More

UK Marine Training – 2017 new courses released for January to July

UK Marine Training – 2017 new courses released for January to July
Our new dates for the UK marine training courses for January to July 2017 can be found below, which are taking place in London, Liverpool, Southampton and Glasgow.Simply click on the links to find out more information or to register for any of the courses.The Online Corrosion...
October 28th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

LR and SCC release Low Carbon Pathways 2050 study

LR and SCC release Low Carbon Pathways 2050 study
Katharine Palmer Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Shipping in Changing Climates, a $4m multi-university and cross industry research project funded by EPRSC, have today released Low Carbon Pathways 2050 – a new study that details a number of potential pathways for the shipping industry’s transition to...
October 18th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment | 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

Shortlisted finalists announced for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2016

Shortlisted finalists announced for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2016
Now in their third year, the Ship Efficiency Awards have become a sought after recognition of ship efficiency excellence with all entrants assessed on stringent judging criteria by a panel of expert, independent judges.  Award winners will be celebrated at an evening gala ceremony, hosted by Lloyd’s...
October 11th, 2016 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register organised The Human Element & New Technologies on board event in Piraeus

Lloyd’s Register organised The Human Element & New Technologies on board event in Piraeus
Dr Jonathan Earthy, LR Human Factors Coordinator/ Engineering Systems delivering his speech In the era of “smart” ships LR recognises the human element as more topical than ever On 28 September Lloyd’s Register (LR) organised at its premises in Piraeus The Human Element & New Technologies...
October 6th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Regulatory, Technology | Read More

NUS and Lloyd’s Register Foundation launch the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk

NUS and Lloyd’s Register Foundation launch the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk
l to r seated: Prof. Richard Clegg, Managing Director of Lloyd’s Register Foundation, Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, President of NUS. Witnessing the signing ceremony was the Singapore Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Mr Lawrence Wong (back row, right), and Mr. Lambros...
October 3rd, 2016 | Academia, Classification Societies, Events, HR, People and Places | Read More

Poseidon Med II stakeholders’ discussion in Limassol

Poseidon Med II stakeholders’ discussion in Limassol
Cyprus Transport Minister Marios Dimitriades at the podium welcoming delegates Poseidon Med II discussion on “LNG fuelling the future of the Eastern Mediterranean” in Limassol Cyprus The prospects of LNG as marine fuel and the energy profile of Cyprus were the main areas of discussion among the key...
September 22nd, 2016 | Associations, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Construction, Environment, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LRQA’s FDA-Recognized FSMA Preventive Controls Qualified Individual for Human Food FSPCA Training

LRQA’s FDA-Recognized FSMA Preventive Controls Qualified Individual for Human Food FSPCA Training
FSMA training course provides better understanding of the requirements of the Good Manufacturing Practices, hazard analysis and risk-based preventive controls (HARPC) HOUSTON – LRQA, a leading provider of professional assurance services, has expanded its food safety training courses to offer FDA-recognized...
September 13th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More