Thursday, September 23, 2021
Press Releases

Bureau Veritas issues novel design approval for what will be the world’s largest Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCS)

A new ‘Panda’ design is conceived at Jiangnan as the shipyard and BV cooperate on an enhanced and revolutionary design for 93,000 CBM VLGCS. Press Release – The ‘Panda 93P’...

September 23, 2021
Total Views: 684

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Press Releases

HHI & KSOE receive Approval in Principle for Ammonia Carrier with Ammonia Fuel Propulsion

Press Release – Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has delivered an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) and Korea...

September 21, 2021
Total Views: 210

Thursday, September 2, 2021
Press Releases

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding receives Approval in Principle for LCO2 Carrier Cargo tank

Press Release – Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has delivered an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Mitsubishi Shipbuilding – part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group...

September 2, 2021
Total Views: 535

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Press Releases

Bureau Veritas delivers world’s first Approval in Principle for offshore floating solar technology to SolarDuck

Press Release – Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification (TIC), has delivered an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Dutch renewable energy company SolarDuck for its offshore floating...

August 26, 2021
Total Views: 859

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Trade wings 2500

Wind-Assisted Containership Receives Class Approval in Principle

A new concept design for a wind-assisted containership has been awarded an Approval in Principle by classification society Bureau Veritas. The design, named “Trade Winds 2500”, envisions a LNG-powered ship...

May 18, 2021
Total Views: 4777

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Press Releases

Bureau Veritas to class first LNG bunker barge

Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has been chosen to class the unique LNG bunkering vessel which will be built at Hanjin Heavy Industries, Korea, under an agreement between Japan’s...

September 9, 2014
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Maritime News

Bureau Veritas Acquires MatthewsDaniel

The world’s top classification societies continue to grow and diversify via acquisition today.  French class society, Bureau Veritas (BV) announced the acquisition of offshore loss adjustment and risk assessment firm,...

September 2, 2014
Total Views: 19

Friday, February 1, 2013
Cap Finistère ropax ferry

RoPax Ferry “Cap Finistère” Receives The First Voluntary SEEMP Notation

Bureau Veritas has issued the first voluntary SEEMP notation to the 1,500 passenger ro-pax ferry ‘Cap Finistere’, operated by the European ferry operator Brittany Ferries. Launched in July 2012, BV’s SEEMP...

February 1, 2013
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Bureau Veritas Surpasses 10,000 Vessel Mark

The Bureau Veritas classed fleet has grown past the 10,000 mark, the international classification society said Tuesday. In a statement Bureau Veritas said it’s classed fleet now stands at 10,055...

September 4, 2012
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Press Releases

Ship Certification Made Easy: Bureau Veritas Releases New IT-based System

International classification society Bureau Veritas has put in place a completely new IT-based certification and ship status system aimed at reducing the workload of shipowners and operators and simplifying access...

July 10, 2012
Total Views: 1

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Bureau Veritas Pulls Plug on Iran Operations

French classification society Bureau Veritas has halted its marine work in Iran, pledging to end its certification of Iranian vessels, specifically those of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines...

June 7, 2012
Total Views: 4

Monday, November 28, 2011
Press Releases

BV Certifies Damen’s DAMOS Vessel Maintenance Management System

Damen Services, part of Damen Shipyards Group, announces that its Damen Asset Management Operating System (DAMOS) has been independently approved by classification society Bureau Veritas. DAMOS is a unique vessel...

November 28, 2011
Total Views: 1

Monday, May 16, 2011

Bureau Veritas: A new meaning of operational efficiency

International classification society Bureau Veritas says continuing pressure on environmental emissions, coupled with rising oil prices, puts a new focus on operational efficiency. Writing in the Bureau Veritas Marine Business...

May 16, 2011
Total Views: 3

Thursday, March 31, 2011
Bureau Veritas ISO_9001 Certification Logo

New Guidelines For “Risk-Based” Qualification of New Offshore Technology

Bureau Veritas, a elading classification society, has issued guidelines for the Risk-Based Qualification of New Technology. Qualification is a process by which a new technology or an existing technology used...

March 31, 2011
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Bureau Veritas and Russian Register sign LNG/FPU co-operation agreement

Classification societies Bureau Veritas (BV) and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) have signed a three-year co-operation agreement covering the development of joint guidelines for LNG carriers and Offshore Floating...

February 22, 2011
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Bureau Veritas speeds deepwater development with Brazilian university

International classification society Bureau Veritas has agreed a technical co-operation deal with COPPE/UFRJ, the Ocean Engineering department of the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, to set up a joint...

February 15, 2011
Total Views: 8