Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register’

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

Smart Ship Technologies and Solutions

Smart Ship Technologies and Solutions
A full house attended at Lloyd’s Register Fenchurch Street Auditorium On May 23rd, London welcomed for the very first time a delegation from the Hellenic Marine Equipment Manufacturers and Exporters (HEMEXPO) who held a mini-conference at Lloyd’s Register auditorium under the title “Smart...
May 31st, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | 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

Ardent, Lloyd’s Register and Worley Parsons form a consortium

Ardent, Lloyd’s Register and Worley Parsons form a consortium
Reducing the burden: New global oil and gas decommissioning consortium with unique approach for operators. A collaborative supply chain approach to global decommissioning is launched today, offering an end-to end solution from industry leaders, to reduce the decommissioning burden, risk and cost for...
May 1st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, Gas, Oil Industry | Read More

Lloyd’s Register to class first ever floating storage regasification unit ordered for Indian waters

Lloyd’s Register to class first ever floating storage regasification unit ordered for Indian waters
01 May 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) recently signed a contract to class the first ever floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) to be ordered for Indian waters. Stationed at Jafrabad port and operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, it will be built to LR’s Rules for the Classification...
May 1st, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

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