Posts Tagged ‘Lloyd’s Register’

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

USCG type approval tests complete for EVOQUA SEACURE® system

USCG type approval tests complete for EVOQUA SEACURE® system
The Evoqua SeaCURE system has now successfully completed all USCG Type Approval tests SeaCURE® Ballast Water Management System (BWMS), the electrochlorination based solution pioneered by Evoqua Water Technologies, has successfully completed all biological efficacy US Coast Guard Type-Approval tests. Tests...
August 14th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Royal New Zealand Navy value Lloyd’s Register’s safety and environment expertise…

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Royal New Zealand Navy value Lloyd’s Register’s safety and environment expertise…
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Hyundai Heavy Industries and Royal New Zealand Navy value Lloyd’s Register’s safety and environment expertise to support their safety case preparation for the new MSC project in Korea Lloyd’s Register (LR), the leading provider of engineering and technology-centric...
July 31st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Politics and Government, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Coldharbour signs up Lloyd’s Register for US Coast Guard type approval process

Coldharbour signs up Lloyd’s Register for US Coast Guard type approval process
Nick Brown, Marine and Offshore Director, Lloyd’s Register and Andrew Marshall, Chief Executive, Coldharbour Marine. LR will oversee the complete range of tests required by the US Coast Guard (USCG) in its type approval process. July 19, 2017 – UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast...
July 19th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technology | Read More

elemed event at Laskarides Foundation

elemed event at Laskarides Foundation
A view from the elemed event – one of the the panels with Dimitrios N. Vlachos at the podium Designing the roadmap for the use of electrification for sustainable marine transportation in Eastern Mediterranean The design of a modern regulatory framework for the use of electricity as sustainable...
July 3rd, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

S-Oil Corporation uses technical expertise from Lloyd’s Register..

S-Oil Corporation uses technical expertise from Lloyd’s Register..
Coupled with its vast proven technical experience, we believe LR’s continued responsiveness will be pivotal in accelerating our momentum to successful project completion in 2018. S-Oil Corporation uses technical expertise from Lloyd’s Register for risk-based inspection analysis of it USD $4.2 billion...
June 20th, 2017 | Construction, Energy, News | Read More

Inaugural Meeting of the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum (5-6 June 2017)

Inaugural Meeting of the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum (5-6 June 2017)
Ashok Mahapatra, Director of the Maritime Safety Division of the IMO Today, 6 June 2017, at Lloyd’s Register’s office in London, the inaugural meeting of the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum concluded. The Forum has been established by the eight Arctic States (Canada, the...
June 6th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

180k dwt class LNG-fuelled bulk carrier design joint development project announced

180k dwt class LNG-fuelled bulk carrier design joint development project announced
LR’s David Barrow and HHI’s Bong-Jun Jang signing the agreement at Nor-Shipping 01 June 2017 – Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Lloyd’s Register (LR) have today announced at Nor-Shipping 2017 a joint development project (JDP) to design 180k DWT class bulk carriers. These designs will...
June 1st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register: First ships in the world to be certified Cyber SAFE delivered

Lloyd’s Register: First ships in the world to be certified Cyber SAFE delivered
Trammo Dietlin, the first ship to be awarded the notation Cyber (AL-SAFE) 29 May 2017 – The first ships to be classed with Lloyd’s Register’s cyber notations have been delivered to Global United in Korea. Built by Hanjin Heavy Industries, in collaboration with Alpha Ori Technology, the ships...
May 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Greece: Lloyd’s Register holds Ballast Water Management Systems Workshop…

Greece: Lloyd’s Register holds Ballast Water Management Systems Workshop…
View from the BWMS workshop LR organised Lloyd’s Register holds Ballast Water Management Systems Workshop as action from last Hellenic Technical Committee & Environmental Sub-committee On Thursday May 11th Lloyd’s Register (LR) held at its premises in Piraeus a Ballast Water Management Systems...
May 16th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Lloyd’s Register (LR) works with its clients to unlock the value in their data

Lloyd’s Register (LR) works with its clients to unlock the value in their data
Singapore At Singapore Maritime Week, 22 – 28 April, LR launched their Marine Analytics service with a methodology that will enable companies to obtain value from operational data and connected assets 28 April 2017 – The biggest challenge associated with data from multiple systems and connected...
April 28th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Flexible and Modular “Natural gas operating fleet” concept receives Approval in Principle

Flexible and Modular “Natural gas operating fleet” concept receives Approval in Principle
Sanjay Verma, Wärtsilä, Jim Smith, Lloyd’s Register and Zhao Zhijian, CHI with the Natural Gas Operating Fleet concept’s AiP Certification. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 April 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä and COSCO shipping Heavy Industry Co (CHI) have announced...
April 13th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Lloyd’s Register receives Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code

Lloyd’s Register receives Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code
Rafael Riva Lloyd’s Register (LR) is proud to announce that they have been registered as a United States Government Certified Vendor having received Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code from the United States Department of Defense’s (DoD’s) Defense Logistics Agency. LR has been assigned...
April 12th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Regulatory | Read More

Development project announced to commence an approval in principal for a barge mounted power plant

Development project announced to commence an approval in principal for a barge mounted power plant
l to r: Chung-Sik Hong, Business Development Manager Korea, Marine & Offshore, Lloyd’s Register and Young-jun Nam, Senior Vice President, Initial Design Office, Shipbuilding Division, Hyundai Heavy Industries Joint development project (JDP) announced to commence an approval in principal (AiP) for...
April 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Lloyd’s Register invests in Hanseaticsoft to build a marine and offshore Industry 4.0

Lloyd’s Register invests in Hanseaticsoft to build a marine and offshore Industry 4.0
Nial McCollum 4 April 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), a leading global provider of engineering and technology-centric professional services, has made a significant investment in Hamburg-based ship management software provider Hanseaticsoft. Hanseaticsoft provides modern fleet management software...
April 4th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

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