DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs

DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs

Classification society DNV GL has presented China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) with Approval in Principle (AiP) certificates for two new offshore units: an arctic single column drilling unit and a wind turbine …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel

Classification society DNV GL and Keppel Marine and Deepwater Technology (KMDTech), a subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), announced that they have signed a framework agreement to boost the uptake …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Vessels
China to build largest LNG carrier

China to build largest LNG carrier

China is building the world's largest liquefied natural gas carrier with a capacity of 270,000 cubic meters to cope with the rising demand for the clean fuel in the nation, a top shipbuilder said on …
Apr 4, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL awards ShipInox first AiP for OSV based LNG bunker vessel design

DNV GL awards ShipInox first AiP for OSV based LNG bunker vessel design

Classification society DNV GL has presented ShipInox with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for its new small-scale LNG carrier/bunker vessel design. It is the first ever class-approved design based on an offshore supply …
Apr 3, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL rolls out remote surveys for all vessels

DNV GL rolls out remote surveys for all vessels

Leading classification society DNV GL announced Monday (Mar11) that all DNV GL classed vessels are now able to utilize the possibility of remote surveys for some inspections through the Veracity data platform. This means …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading clean technology and engineering company pioneering modern auxiliary wind propulsion for the global maritime industry, Tuesday announced that its innovative Rotor Sail Solution has …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Curious
DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

DNV GL has been awarded a contract for the classification of the passenger sailing ship Sea Cloud Spirit (see also CruiseMapper), built by Metalships & Docks in Vigo, Spain. Representatives from both companies …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Vessels
StormGeo and DNV GL announce creation of new fleet performance management powerhouse

StormGeo and DNV GL announce creation of new fleet performance management powerhouse

StormGeo and DNV GL announced today that they have signed an agreement to consolidate their fleet performance solutions under one banner. The agreement will combine DNV GL’s ECO Insight and Navigator Insight …
Feb 7, 2019 /  Curious
DNV GL awards AiP to Daehan Shipbuilding for LNG-fuelled Aframax design

DNV GL awards AiP to Daehan Shipbuilding for LNG-fuelled Aframax design

DNV GL has awarded Korean shipbuilder Daehan Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (DHSC) an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of an LNG-fuelled 115,000 dwt Aframax tanker. As the maritime industry continues to build on its …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Worldwide statutory agencies select fully certified REMBRANDT marine simulator

Worldwide statutory agencies select fully certified REMBRANDT marine simulator

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) Office of Marine Safety (OMS), has adopted the REMBRANDT full mission simulator following adoption from other statutory marine agencies. Earlier in the year …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious