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Posted: 6 months ago

Drone solution for simplified underwater ship inspections

Classification society Bureau Veritas has completed the proof of concept project for underwater remo...

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  • Technology
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Avin International orders ammonia-ready suezmax

Greek shipowner Avin International LTD has ordered a Suezmax tanker from the Chinese shipbuilder New...

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  • Vessels
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Logistec: Five US Gulf Coast terminals join Green Marine

Five Texas terminals of Logistec Corporation and its US Gulf Coast affiliate, Gulf Stream Marine (GS...

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  • Certification & Classification
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DNV GL removes GL from its name as it braces for change

Norway-based classification society DNV GL has unveiled a decision to change its name to DNV on 1 Ma...

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  • Outlook & strategy
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HMD wins AiP for 30,000m3 LNG carrier with prismatic IMO type-B tank

The Korean Register (KR) has awarded Approval In Principle (AIP) for an LNG carrier with a prismatic...

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  • Vessels
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ClassNK: Large number of ships still waiting for 2022 to install BWM systems

Ship classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) said that the installation deadlines based...

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  • Vessels
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ClassNK issues guideline for equipment of LNG bunker ships

Japanese classification society Class NK has published its Guideline for Survey and Facilities/Equip...

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  • Certification & Classification
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MODEC develops new offshore repair method for FPSO hulls

MODEC in December 2020 obtained approval by ABS for the new offshore repair method for hull structur...

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  • Certification & Classification
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RS grants AIP to autonomous and remotely controlled navigation technology

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) has awarded Approval in Principle (AIP) to the autonomous...

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  • Technology
Posted: 7 months ago
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Trio wraps up joint development projects for LNG bunkering

Classification and technical advisory body ABS, Sembcorp Marine and A*STAR’s Institute of High-Perfo...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 7 months ago
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DNV GL selected for Trion FPU job by BHP

DNV GL will verify that the new infrastructure built for BHP’s Trion project in Mexico is comp...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Lloyd’s Register awards AiP to Hyundai for 30,000 cbm LNG carrier

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has awarded approval in principle to a Hyundai Mipo Dockyard for 30,000 cbm LN...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Daehan Shipbuilding wins DNV GL’s AIP for small-size LPG carrier design

DNV GL has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) to Daehan Shipbuilding (DHSC) for a new design of ...

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  • Innovation
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Posted: 7 months ago

EnBW picks He Dreiht certification provider

EnBW has awarded Bureau Veritas with the contract for project certification of the He Dreiht offshor...

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  • Certification & Classification
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SHI's ship design features disease prevention technology

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has won approval in principle for a ship design th...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 7 months ago
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Lloyd’s Register awards AiP to Jiangnan for its VLGC digital ship design

Chinese shipbuilder Jiangnan Shipyard Co. has won Approval in Principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register ...

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  • Vessels
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Posted: 8 months ago

UN adopts resolution on key worker status of seafarers

The United Nations has adopted a resolution that calls on its members to designate seafarers and oth...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 8 months ago
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LR, Anemoi & SDARI to develop vessel designs featuring rotor sails

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed a joint development project with the Flettner Rotor developer Anemo...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 8 months ago
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KSOE wins DNV GL’s AIP for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell

Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) has secured an Approval in Principle for its So...

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  • Innovation
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Erma First BWM wins type approval from CCS

Ballast water management system (BWM) manufacturer Erma First has received an amended Type Approval ...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 8 months ago
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ABS, DSME to use solid oxide fuel cells onboard VLCCs

US classification society ABS and South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineer...

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  • Business developments & projects
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North Sea reservoir confirmed suitable for CO2 storage

A North Sea reservoir has been confirmed suitable for CO2 storage, with Wintershall Dea, Ineos, and ...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Building confidence in marine energy technology through certification

As part of the IEC 62600 standard series, IEC Technical Committee 114 (IEC TC 114) has recently publ...

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  • Innovation
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Isle of Man Ship Registry to flag New Zealand's new ferries

The Isle of Man Ship Registry has been selected as the flag state to oversee the construction of tw...

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  • Vessels
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First guide for safer subsea mining

Classification and technical advisory body ABS has recently published the ‘Guide for Subsea Mi...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 8 months ago