DNV GL has issued a new class notation for ship-to-ship fuel transfers, aimed at improving safety at LNG-bunkering facilities.
In today’s cost constrained climate, the subsea and pipeline sectors are actively looking at alternative means to drive down costs, cut complexity and reduce project overruns. DNV GL, the leading technical advisor to the oil and gas industry, is launching two joint industry projects (JIPs) to investigate affordable composite components for the subsea sector and qualify technology for more efficient linepipe production processes.
DNV GL and 25 partners from the Norwegian maritime industry and the Norwegian authorities have presented the five pilot projects that will be pursued as part of Norway’s Green Coastal Shipping Programme. The programme aims to encourage the research and implementation of green technology concepts in the country’s shipping sector.
Ferguson says that its latest workspace module is the 200,000th offshore container to be certified by DNV GL.
In view of its role as the first Arab classification society, a delegation from Emirates Classification Society “Tasneef” visited Lebanon in order to accredit the society by the Lebanese government and deliver marine classification services for the Lebanese maritime market.
Ferguson, a leading supplier of offshore DNV 2.7-1 / EN12079 certified containers, tanks, freezers, accommodation and workspace modules has announced that its latest workspace module is the 200 000th offshore container to be certified by DNV GL.
The Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), at its 96th session held in London on 11 to 20 May 2016 confirmed that the rules of the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping are in conformity to the IMO goal-based standards (GBS).
Singapore’s offshore marine services provider PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd. (POSH) has been awarded a contract to support Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas facility using its semi-submersible accommodation vessel the “POSH Arcadia”.
A Service Contract agreement has been signed between Friendship and Det Norske Veritas (DNV) Germanischer Lloyd (GL) at Hotel Swiss Garden in Banani, Dhaka. The agreement is aimed to provide all necessary survey services for classification and statutory requirements for Rongdhonu Friendship Hospital as part of DNV-GL’s corporate social responsibility.
Global certification body and classification society DNV GL has issued a report on fire incidents occurring in roll-on / roll-off (Ro-Ro) spaces in a bid to address increasing safety concerns in the sector, and provide guidance to ship owners.
Leading classification society ClassNK has resumed operations in Iran with the reopening of its Tehran Office and agreements with the Iranian Classification Society (ICS) and Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO), Ministry of Roads & Urban Development of Iran.
Oman signed three agreements with ship classification societies for small ships that do not abide by international treaties.