Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register’

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

First composite, personal submarine classed by Lloyd’s Register

First composite, personal submarine classed by Lloyd’s Register
An image of the DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S is the first composite submersible designed, built and tested to LR Rules 28 September 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has classed the DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S in accordance with its Rules for the Construction and Classification...
September 28th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sports, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Innovation comes from diversity

Innovation comes from diversity
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Search for interested parties working in innovative digital technology that could be applied within the maritime sector 15 September 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has today issued a global call for partners active in the area of innovative digital technologies...
September 15th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Small boats in military service can now be certified under a single code, reducing complexity and confusion

Small boats in military service can now be certified under a single code, reducing complexity and confusion
British and French amphibious assault craft take part in Exercise Corsican Lion. LR Grey Code to certify small boats in military service launched at DSEI in London 13 September 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has launched the LR Grey Code for boats under 24m in length today at DSEI at London’s...
September 13th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Military, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

New report examines future of autonomous maritime systems

New report examines future of autonomous maritime systems
Tim Kent Lloyd’s Register, QinetiQ and the University of Southampton launch new insights report into future developments and challenges in Marine Autonomy  Report considers employment, skills and socio-economic impacts of autonomous systems The ability of regulatory and legal systems to adapt will...
September 12th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

How can you derive value from connected assets without compromising security?

How can you derive value from connected assets without compromising security?
Nick Brown Combining a unique, world-class approach to providing cyber security services with a methodology that will enable companies to obtain value from operational data and connected assets, Lloyd’s Register (LR) is enabling a cyber smart marine and offshore industry 07 September 2017 – LR...
September 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

OOCL meets GHG Scopes 1 to 3 Inventory Verification Requirements

OOCL meets GHG Scopes 1 to 3 Inventory Verification Requirements
Mr. Stephen Ng, Director of Trades of OOCL received the verification certificates from John Rowley, Managing Director, Management Systems & Inspection Services at Lloyd’s Register 24 August 2017 – In the pursuit of reaching higher standards and transparency in OOCL’s Greenhouse Gas (GHG) reporting,...
August 24th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, News | Read More

Prelude officially enters into Lloyd’s Register class

Prelude officially enters into Lloyd’s Register class
Prelude being towed to Australia 23 August 2017 – Shell’s floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility Prelude has officially entered into Lloyd’s Register (LR) class. At 488 metres long, 74 metres wide and displacing about 600,000 tonnes of water, Prelude is the largest floating offshore...
August 23rd, 2017 | Gas, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

LR joins project to build world’s biggest sailing cargo ship

LR joins project to build world’s biggest sailing cargo ship
An image of Quadriga project ship model 17 August 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has joined the Quadriga sustainable shipping project – an initiative from Hamburg-based Sailing Cargo, which aims to build the world’s biggest sailing cargo ship. The project outlines a plan to build a 170-meter...
August 17th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Automobiles, Car trade, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More