IRClass secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of Border Security Force (BSF) of India

IRClass secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of Border Security Force (BSF) of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has secured an order for providing classification services for nine floating border out posts (FBOPs) and 36 patrol boats of Border Security Force of India (BSF). IRClass, a …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has completed its Marine Casualty Investigation Report into the loss of the very large ore carrier (VLOC) STELLAR DAISY. The STELLAR DAISY, with a crew …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Accidents
IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has secured a five-year contract from India’s largest shipping company, The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) – to undertake Emergency Response Service (ERS) for 33 …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Oldendorff Carriers implements ship recycling regulations

Oldendorff Carriers implements ship recycling regulations

Oldendorff Carriers has entered into an agreement with GSR Services and Korean Register (KR) for the development and certification of Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) for their fleet for meeting tight EU - …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Curious
LR AiP granted for Wison 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP) - VIDEO

LR AiP granted for Wison 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP) - VIDEO

Lloyd’s Register (LR) announced yesterday during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas, LNG and energy industries held 17-20 September in Barcelona, Spain …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Curious
Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) implements electronic certificates for all its classed vessels

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) implements electronic certificates for all its classed vessels

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), a leading international classification society has started issuing electronic certificates for all its classed vessels. Recognising the importance of digitalisation, these …
Jul 11, 2018 /  Curious
MV Taagborg - the first Wagenborg ship to receive the Polar Ship Certificate

MV Taagborg - the first Wagenborg ship to receive the Polar Ship Certificate

The ice-classed vessel Taagborg has become the first Wagenborg ship - and one of the first Dutch-flagged ships in the world - to receive the Polar Ship Certificate. The certificate was issued by Lloyd’s Register …
Jul 5, 2018 /  Vessels
LR supports Coral South FLNG project in Mozambique

LR supports Coral South FLNG project in Mozambique

The scope of work that LR is undertaking covers design, procurement, certification, construction, integration and commissioning, as well as providing classification services under a risk-based inspection regime when the …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Nakilat is the first company in Qatar certified for ISO45001

Nakilat is the first company in Qatar certified for ISO45001

Nakilat is the first company in Qatar which has been certified to the new ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OH&S) standard issued by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, which is …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Curious
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

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 …
Mar 27, 2018 /  Curious