Tuesday, October 26, 2021
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Environment

Gas Still Has a Bright Shipping Future in a Much Cleaner World

By Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — Liquefied gas has a strong future as a marine fuel, even if shipping’s global regulator adopts stricter emissions

October 26, 2021
Total Views: 676

Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Shipbuilding

Euronav Announces Ammonia-Fueled Tanker Project and New Ship Orders

Belgian tanker company Euronav (NYSE: EURN) has announced a partnership to help accelerate the development of new dual fuel ammonia-powered tankers. The Joint

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1854

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Shipping

DNV GL Dropping the ‘GL’ Amid Corporate Rebranding

International classification society DNV GL has announced plans to change it name to DNV. The current name has been in place since the 2013 merger between DNV

January 13, 2021
Total Views: 1791

Thursday, January 2, 2014
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News

Spindrift – A Plastic Debris Research Concept Vessel

"Like CO2, plastic pollution in the ocean is everyone's problem," says Bjørn Haugland, DNV-GL's Chief Technology and Sustainability Officer. "And like CO2,

January 2, 2014
Total Views: 36

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Uncategorized

DNV and GL Merger a Done Deal

New company, DNV GL, will be operational beginning September 12,

September 11, 2013
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, September 4, 2013
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News

DNV-GL Merger: Deal Closure Could Happen This Month

Oslo-based classification society DNV reports they are very close to completing their merger with Hamburg-based Germanischer Lloyd (GL), a deal announced in

September 4, 2013
Total Views: 2

Monday, June 3, 2013
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News

DNV Urges Increased Safety Focus in Shipping

Increased focus on ship safety is DNV’s main priority when identifying critical issues in shipping. An extended focus on risk-based rules, safety

June 3, 2013
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Engineering News

Shipowners and Crew Alike Find the Regulatory “Tsunami” a Big Problem

“Have we placed the mariner in a no-win situation?” asked Captain Anuj Chopra at yesterday’s Mare Forum conference in Washington, DC.

May 21, 2013
Total Views: 56

Monday, April 15, 2013
Press Releases

Being ‘LNG Ready’ Could Be Best Option for Many Ships

By Per Wiggo Richardson, DNV Oslo: DNV now offers shipowners the support they need to make newbuilds and existing vessels ‘LNG ready’ with class

April 15, 2013
Total Views: 1

Friday, April 5, 2013
News

How Fast Will LNG Conquer the Marine Fuel Market?

By Lars Petter Blikom, Segment Director for Natural Gas at DNV Over the past week, here at DNV, we have done another market analysis to assess how fast LNG

April 5, 2013
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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News

DNV and Statoil Cooperate to Enhance Arctic Competence

OSLO – DNV and Statoil are today launching a competence programme that aims to enhance the two organisations’ knowledge about particular Arctic

March 12, 2013
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
News

DNV-Led Joint Industry Project Concludes LNG Bunkering in Australia is Highly Feasible

Attractive payback periods from the additional investments required for LNG-fuelled shipping, along with no significant legal restrictions hindering

March 6, 2013
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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Engineering News

DNV Reaches Milestone: Awarded Classification Contract for Gulf of Mexico Newbuild Floater

A major milestone was reached today for Norwegian classification society, Det Norske Veritas (DNV).  For the first time ever, DNV has been awarded

February 27, 2013
Total Views: 9

Monday, February 18, 2013
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News

“Wrinkly” Hull Coating May Improve Shipping Efficiency

Ships may soon be able to shed the unwanted accumulation of bacteria and other marine growth with the flick of a switch. Researchers have developed a new

February 18, 2013
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
scorpio tankers
Finance

Financiers Hold the Throttle, and Key, to Shipping as Shipowners Lack Discipline

The 19th annual Hellenic-American and Norwegian-American Chambers of Commerce shipping conference was held yesterday at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York

February 13, 2013
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Uncategorized

DNV Unveils Shipboard Carbon Capture System

Maritime carbon capture and storage (CCS) “feasible and can reduce emissions by 65%” OSLO and LONDON – Classification society Det Norske

February 12, 2013
Total Views: 89

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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Engineering News

Washington State Ferries and DNV Explore LNG as a Fuel

Like all commercial vessel owners, the Washington State Ferries’ (WSF) most significant expense is fuel.  As the largest ferry operator in North

February 5, 2013
Total Views: 107

Monday, February 4, 2013
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News

Environmentalists Say Arctic Nations’ Oil Spill Plans are Too Vague and Little Practical Value

By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle OSLO, Feb 4 (Reuters) – Plans by Arctic nations to start cooperating over oil spills are vague and fail to

February 4, 2013
Total Views: 1

Thursday, December 20, 2012
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Interesting

DNV and GL Group Announce Landmark Merger

A merger of international classification superpowers has been announced today. Norwegian classification society Det Norske Veritas (DNV) and German

December 20, 2012
Total Views: 26

Monday, November 26, 2012
Uncategorized

DNV: The World’s Fleet is Going to Change as we Head for 2020

Oslo: The ratification of IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention is not yet certain, and the global sulphur limit in 2020 is subject to a review in

November 26, 2012
Total Views: 4