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Since 1760, Lloyd's Register has worked to enhance the safety of life, property and the environment, at sea, on land and in the air, helping its clients to ensure safe, responsible and sustainable supply chains. Lloyd's Register is a member of the International Association of Classification Societies.

Friday, August 8, 2014
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The Five Issues Worrying Oil Executives in the North Sea

On the 50th anniversary of the issuing of the first licenses for the extraction of oil and gas from the UK continental shelf (UKCS), we asked oil executives what their main concerns were in an increasingly challenging period in the sector’s turbulent history.

August 8, 2014
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Monday, December 2, 2013
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Regulating LNG | Q&A with Transport Canada

Transport Canada is the federal body responsible for transportation safety and regulation.  Their Marine departments have been working to support the industry in managing the development of LNG as a...

December 2, 2013
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Friday, October 25, 2013

Do you want to be ‘LNG ready’? | November Training Course

Lloyd’s Register provides LNG as Fuel training course to support understanding of the realities of using LNG as marine bunkers. Next three courses are in North America in November The...

October 25, 2013
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Friday, July 26, 2013
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Dynagas Takes Delivery of Two Ice-Class LNG Carriers at HHI

The lead ships classed by Lloyd’s Register incorporate advanced design, containment and operational features as well as the ability to cope with the harsh operating environment of the Arctic and...

July 26, 2013
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Thursday, June 27, 2013
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Lloyd’s Register to Class Chinese-Built, Dual Fuel LNG Carriers

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed the classification contract for six 174,000 m3 liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers to be built by Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co. Ltd. The project is a...

June 27, 2013
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Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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An Uncertain Fuel Future

By Nick Brown Last week I took part in the SEAaT Fuelling the Future Conference in London, chairing the afternoon session on future fuels. It was an interesting day and,...

April 23, 2013
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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Capital Shipmanagement’s First Boxship Newbuildings Arrive from Hyundai Heavy

LR-classed Alexandros and Aristotelis are the first of five new 5,000 teu super-efficient new ships, all to be delivered from HHI Gunsan by June 2013, that sees Capital expand its operations into the container...

March 13, 2013
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Monday, March 11, 2013
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DSME Delivers Pair of Environmentally-Friendly Suezmaxes for Almi Tankers

Almi Sun and Almi Explorer have been delivered by Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Shipyard (DSME) and have commenced operations. These ships are a further development of the Almi Horizon which was delivered back in 2011....

March 11, 2013
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Thursday, January 10, 2013
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Engineering News

Hyundai Heavy Unveils the HD12000 Drillship, a Joint Development Project with Lloyd’s Register

A joint development project (JDP) between HHI and Lloyd’s Register meets market demand for a new generation of drillships With the heightened expectations of stakeholders in the aftermath of the Deepwater...

January 10, 2013
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Friday, August 31, 2012
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Engineering News

Global Acceptance of LNG as a Marine Fuel will Depend on Pricing [REPORT]

A Lloyd’s Register study on LNG bunkering infrastructure also suggests some owners would be wise to consider fuel flexibility After 12 months of research and analysis, Lloyd’s Register has concluded...

August 31, 2012
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Thursday, June 21, 2012
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Reducing Ship Emissions Cost-Effectively, Lloyd’s Register Provides Guidance

A new guide from Lloyd’s Register provides owners and operators with the technical information to reduce emissions in a cost-effective manner.   Understanding Exhaust Gas Treatment Systems, gives shipowners and...

June 21, 2012
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Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Representing 14% of Worldwide Shipping Fleet, Greece Plots a Gilt-Edged Future

With its huge axis of interests and expertise, the mainland and island archipelago will play a pivotal role in helping to mould a fuel-efficient and environmentally active future. The President...

May 30, 2012
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Saturday, May 26, 2012
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United Arab Chemical Carriers Discusses Risk Management and Efficient Shipping [INTERVIEW]

United Arab Chemical Carriers Ltd (UACC) is a Dubai-based shipowner with a modern fleet of 13 product tankers within the medium range (MR) (46,000–50,000 dwt) and Panamax Long Range 1...

May 26, 2012
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Friday, May 25, 2012

Abu Dhabi National Tanker Co. Discusses Shipping Industry Challenges [CEO INTERVIEW]

Lloyd’s Register recently met Mr Ali Obaid Al-Yabhouni, CEO of ADNATCO and NGSCO, in his offices in Abu Dhabi, to discuss the challenges facing the shipping industry. What do you...

May 25, 2012
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The Curious case of Lloyd’s Register, The Times, and the Titanic

-By Christopher Browne,  The message was brief and cryptic: “Struck an iceberg and sank in latitude 41.16 N, longitude 50.14 W”. It might have been just another daily entry in...

May 25, 2012
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