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  • 6 July 2017
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    GE’s Marine Solutions has been chosen by Shanghai Salvage Bureau (SSB) to provide a suite of marine technologies including power and propulsion equipment, dynamic positioning (DP) and automation and control systems to its newest deep-water dive support vessel (DSV). Once delivered, the vessel will enable diving operations to be performed at depths of up to […]

  • 30 July 2018
    Vessels

    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 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 […]

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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, […]

  • 16 May 2017

    New research from Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology, in partnership with the oil and gas industry, is aiming to deliver better tropical cyclone forecasts for offshore facilities to improve safety and reduce costs. The Bureau of Meteorology said on Tuesday that the two-year research program, jointly funded by Shell, Woodside, Chevron, and Inpex, developed new meteorological […]

  • 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. 

  • 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), […]

  • 28 October 2015

    GTT’s 4,000 cbm bunkering ship concept, using Mark III Flex cargo containment system received its second approval in principal.

  • 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, […]

  • 9 September 2015

    Bureau Veritas has finalized the acquisition of HydrOcean, a French engineering company specialized in hydrodynamic digital simulation for the maritime industry. Established in 2007, HydrOcean provides design support for the construction of ships, offshore structures, racing yachts and marine energy systems. Its focus is on assessing and optimizing hydrodynamic performance. The company has co-developed advanced […]

  • 10 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Bureau Veritas has finalized the acquisition of HydrOcean, a French engineering company which provides design support for the construction of ships, offshore structures, racing yachts and marine energy systems. Established in 2007, HydrOcean specializes in assessing and optimizing hydrodynamic performance. The company has co-developed advanced digital simulation tools in partnership with Ecole Centrale Nantes’ fluid dynamics laboratory. […]

  • 12 June 2015
    Equipment

    A panel of judges in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th circuit affirmed the district court’s summary judgment in favor of federal defendants and Shell in an action brought by environmental groups alleging that the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement acted unlawfully in approving two of Shell’s oil spill response plans for its oil leases […]

  • 15 April 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Technology

    Classification society Bureau Veritas has issued Approval in Principle (AIP) for the WindFloat Floating Offshore Wind Turbine (FOWT) foundation designed by Principle Power. The second generation of WindFloat technology, addressed by the present AIP, is intended to be part of a pilot array of floating offshore wind turbines in the French Mediterranean Sea, to be […]

  • 31 August 2006

    French-based classification society Bureau Veritas has joined forces with the growing Vietnam Register, its Managing Director of the Marine Division, Bernard Anne, has said.

  • 5 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    French classification society Bureau Veritas has acquired TMC Marine, a London-based company specializing in providing pre and post casualty advice and support to the marine industry. TMC’s business focuses on marine claims and accident investigations, salvage and wreck removal consultancy as well as on marine expert witness services. TMC Marine has offices in the US, […]

  • 20 May 2011
    Business & Finance

    Stressing the importance of scientific integrity in decision-making regarding offshore energy development, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Director Michael R. Bromwich today highlighted the role of the bureau’s Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Scientific Committee in evaluating the bureau’s research and scientific agenda. “The Scientific Committee is a vital part of our […]

  • 6 May 2020
    Certification & Classification, Ports & Logistics, Regulation & policy, Safety, Vessels

    Spanish ferry operator Baleària is working towards being the first shipping line in the world to obtain the Global Safe Site Covid-19 badge at the highest level (Excellence) from the international certification and inspection body Bureau Veritas.