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Posted: 8 months ago

AIDAnova on track to get its methanol-operated fuel cell in 2021

The methanol-operated fuel cell system set to be installed on a cruise ship operated by AIDA Cruises...

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  • Vessels
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ABS launches notation for infectious disease mitigation

U.S. classification and technical advisory services provider ABS has launched a new notation and new...

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  • Safety
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MISC wins BV concept approvals for FSRU conversion

MISC Berhad has received concept approval certificates from classification society Bureau Veritas fo...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Getting to Zero Coalition welcomes 1st flag state

The Isle of Man Ship Registry has become the first flag state to join the Getting to Zero Coalition,...

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  • Collaboration
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ClassNK releases guidelines for LNG carrier membrane systems

Classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) has released its guidelines for membrane system...

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  • Regulation & policy
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Lloyd’s Register launches Maritime Decarbonisation Hub

Lloyd’s Register [LR] has launched a dedicated centre of excellence to accelerate decarbonisation of...

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  • Innovation
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Two-turbine floater secures DNV GL feasibility statement

DNV GL has awarded aerodyn engineering with a statement of feasibility for its nezzy² double rotor f...

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  • Technology
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Korea Shipbuilding gets AIP for hydrogen carrier design

South Korean shipbuilder Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) and its shipyard Hyund...

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  • Vessels
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New Code of Practice for offshore pipeline and umbilical setup systems launched

The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published the new ‘Code of Practice for ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 9 months ago
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Saudi Aramco to secure environmental notations for its fleet

Saudi Arabian oil and gas giant Saudi Aramco is intending to secure ABS environmental protection not...

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  • Certification & Classification
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MAN gets type approval for retrofitting engine to dual fuel

Germany-based engine manufacturer MAN Energy Solutions has announced the successful conclusion of th...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Naval Energies obtains double DNV GL certification

Naval Energies has secured double certification from DNV GL for its floater Design Basis, as well as...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Lloyd’s Register Group sells its energy business

Lloyd’s Register Group (LR) has entered into a deal to sell its energy business unit to Inspirit Cap...

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  • Business & Finance
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DSME gets LR AIP for ammonia-fueled 23,000 TEU boxship

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has obtained approval i...

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  • Certification & Classification
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DNV GL to certify Elia-50Hertz offshore platform works

Elia and 50Hertz have awarded DNV GL with a contract for certification and monitoring services for t...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Bureau Veritas validates OceanQuest power curve

French tidal energy developer HydroQuest has obtained certification for its 1MW tidal turbine’...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Green Marine environmental program welcomes Ponant

France-based Ponant has become the first international cruise line to join the Green Marine environm...

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  • Environment
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CTI-Maritec gets DNV GL approval for ballast water testing

Classification society DNV GL has approved CTI-Maritec as a test facility capable of undertaking bal...

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  • Certification & Classification
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DNV GL forecasts limited hydrogen uptake

DNV GL pointed to a relatively limited uptake of hydrogen as a ship fuel in the fourth edition of it...

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  • Vessels
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ABS to class STL's VLEC quartet

The U.S. classification and technical advisory services provider, ABS, is set to class four very lar...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Galloper offshore wind farm bolsters green credentials

The Galloper offshore wind farm in the UK has received the ISO 14001 certificate in recognition of i...

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  • Certification & Classification
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ABS, HHI analyze vessels’ CO2 footprint in the design stage

Classification society ABS and South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) have complete...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 10 months ago
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HHI wins Digital Twin Ready AiP for gas containment tank from LR

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has secured an Approval in Principle (AiP) f...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Posted: 11 months ago

DNV GL grants general approval to HHI for new VLCC

Classification society DNV GL has presented South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) ...

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  • Certification & Classification
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Equinor's Johan Castberg project under investigation

Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has launched an investigation into challenges related to the comp...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 11 months ago