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  • 23 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Bureau Veritas (BV), a provider of testing, inspection and certification services, has appointed a new oil and gas manager for Norway.

  • 30 July 2018

    Classification society Bureau Veritas updated notations and guidance to support the construction and operation of both FSRUs and FSUs. 

  • 17 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Bureau Veritas has been awarded a four-year contract with Neptune Energy to provide second and third-party inspection services for the new Fenja oil and gas field development, offshore Norway. The Fenja Field, which is estimated to hold 100 million barrels of oil, lies in the Norwegian Sea. Formerly known as the Pil and Bue discoveries, […]

  • 28 October 2015

    Bureau Veritas has published requirements for ships which are designed and fitted out for dual-fuel or LNG fuel propulsion but which are not initially intended to use gas as a fuel.

  • 28 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Bureau Veritas, an international classification society, has appointed ex-Lloyd’s Register man, Nick Brown, as Communications Director of the Marine & Offshore Division. The organization said on Thursday that Brown will take over for Philippe Boisson, who retired after more than 25 years in the role. The change will become effective on November 2, 2016. Philippe […]

  • 1 September 2017

    International classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) has issued new rules for the classification of offshore service vessels and tugs. BV said on Thursday that the new rules include new class notations for pipelay vessels, accommodation units, offshore construction vessels, and offshore support vessels. Gijsbert de Jong, BV’s marine marketing and sales director, said: “With this […]

  • 14 February 2012

    Bureau Veritas announced the appointment of Didier Michaud-Daniel as Chief Executive Officer of Bureau Veritas as of March 1. Since 2008, Didier Michaud-Daniel has been Chairman of the Board and President of Otis Elevator Company, a global company part of the United Technologies Corporation. At the head of Otis, worldwide leader with USD 12bn in […]

  • 14 September 2012

    Bureau Veritas will participate in the Husum Wind Energy Exhibition in Husum, Germany from September 18 to 22, 2012. The event is a key gathering of international players from 95 countries, attracting around 36,000 participants and 1,200 exhibitors. Bureau Veritas: Expertise in Wind Energy Onshore and Offshore Projects to Ensure Compliance and Reduce Risk Bureau […]

  • 16 October 2012

    Recently, Bureau Veritas was selected by Longyuan to provide supervision and control service for the pipe pile quality of the “Jiangsu Longyuan Rudong 150 MW Offshore Wind Farm Pilot Project Phase III”. As the only foreign third party inspection company working on this project to have participated in all three phases, Bureau Veritas services included […]

  • 8 April 2015
    Human Capital

    Global certification, inspection and testing group Bureau Veritas and the Spanish Maritime Institute (IME) are looking to raise standards of training and education in the offshore wind industry with a new Masters in Marine Renewables Energy course, starting 11th May 2015 in the second edition. The course has been launched following a report by EY, […]

  • 17 September 2014

    Bureau Veritas Certification, part of the group Bureau Veritas, a global leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has announced it has successfully been accredited to undertake Project Certification of offshore wind projects against the international standards IEC 61400. This most recent accreditation is part of Bureau Veritas’ on-going strategy to offer the wind industry a […]

  • 11 May 2020
    Business developments & projects, Equipment, Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Classification society Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services, has noted a 900 per cent rise in demand for the remote inspection of offshore assets and equipment since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • 26 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Bureau Veritas, a provider of in testing, inspection, and certification (TIC) services, has appointed Paul Shrieve as chief executive officer (CEO) of North Sea Offshore Operations, Marine and Offshore. Shrieve, who has more than 15 years experience in senior management in the oil and gas industry, is based at the company’s Aberdeen office, Bureau Veritas said […]

  • 8 November 2017

    Classification society Bureau Veritas has been awarded the responsibility for classification of CMA CGM’s new 22,000 TEU LNG-fueled containerships.

  • 29 October 2012

    Recognized as a leading wind expert, Bureau Veritas is a member of the Technical Committee 88 (TC 88) for the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) responsible for preparing international standards for wind turbines. The TC 88 is composed of wind turbine industry stakeholders such as turbine designers, component manufacturers and certification bodies. The Committee was formed […]

  • 5 June 2018

    Classification society Bureau Veritas said on Tuesday it has issued a broad swathe of approvals to France’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) containment specialist GTT. Bureau Veritas experts have been working with GTT to approve two new containment systems: the Mark III Flex+, an evolution of the Mark III but with a lower boil-off rate (BOR), […]

  • 11 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    French shipping company Bourbon Offshore and certification agency Bureau Veritas have into entered a strategic partnership, which will be working towards digitalization of Bourbon’s vessel operations. 

  • 30 May 2013

    Bureau Veritas UK Limited is participating in the Renewable UK Offshore Wind Conference and Exhibition, one of Europe’s premier offshore wind events in Manchester, 12 – 13 June, with their highest profile presence yet. QHSE Important Factor for Offshore Wind Industry Offshore wind is now being planned on an industrial scale. The risks: safety, quality, […]

  • 3 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Bureau Veritas has provided quality assurance services in both China and the UK for a successful project with Babcock Marine to design and construct a 1000-ton Goliath crane. Bureau Veritas was chosen as a key inspection services partner by Babcock Marine for the design and construction of a mammoth crane. The crane, the biggest in […]

  • 23 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    One of the world’s most remarkable luxury mega yachts, the Slipstream, has been built to Bureau Veritas class by shipyard CMN (Constructions Mécaniques de Normandie), based in Cherbourg, north-western France. “To reach perfection, there must be hard work!” So says Bernard Charpentier, Caen survey center manager, Bureau Veritas. “The Slipstream was launched in summer 2009 […]

  • 8 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    France-based classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) has been awarded the responsibility for classification of CMA CGM’s new 22,000 TEU containerships. The classification society informed that the decision for the nine ships to be fuelled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) has been carefully considered and Bureau Veritas has been closely involved in feasibility studies, working with the owner, […]

  • 3 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Bureau Veritas has just acquired DTI DiversiTech, Inc. (DTI), a US company specialized in inspection and audit services for the oil and gas sector.   Founded in 1989 and based in Texas, DTI is the US leader in inspection of offshore subsea and completion equipment used in drilling operations, a market estimated at USD 150 […]