DNV GL has partnered with Lundin Norway to develop the first step of a solution to predict unplanned shutdowns at the Edvard Grieg production platform, located at Utsira High in the North Sea.
The ability to assess and compare the position-keeping capabilities of a ship equipped with dynamic positioning technology is vital during the planning and design phase and provides valuable operational decision support. The new DNV GL standard ensures verifiable results.
An independent performance verification of a nacelle-mounted Zephir Ltd. lidar has been undertaken by DNV GL on a test site in Janneby, Germany, demonstrating product compliance with best-practice guidelines of the EUDP UniTTe programs – industry benchmarks for the installation of turbine-mounted remote sensing devices.
Surveyors from DNV GL have carried out the classification society's first offshore drone survey on the semisubmersible vessel Safe Scandinavia in the UK North Sea. Owned and operated by Prosafe, the 25,383-gigatonne support vessel (TSV) supports Statoil's drilling operations off the coast of Norway.
The CRT200 Cable Retrieval Tool, developed by Webtool, has received design verification approval from DNV GL. Designed to allow the safe and controlled recovery of damaged cable and umbilical, up to 8” (203 mm) diameter, the CRT200 meets the requirements of DNVGL-ST-N001 Marine Operations & Marine Warranty, June 2016 and DNVGL-ST-0378 Standard for Offshore & Platform Lifting Appliances, May 2016.
Classification service provider American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has concluded a design review of the front end engineering and design (FEED) documentation of the US-based University of Maine’s (UMaine) new floating offshore wind turbine (FOWT) concept VolturnUS.
Shares of Bureau Veritas SA (BVRDF) are on watch as the Tenkan Line has moved above the Kijun line, indicating positive momentum for the equity. Bureau Veritas SA moved 0.057 in the most recent session and touched 25.4000 on a recent tick.
Leading classification society ClassNK released its new set of technical rules Rules and Guidance for Ballast Water Management Installations, in accordance with the entry into force of The International Convention for The Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004 (hereinafter referred to as the “BWM Convention”), and amendments to Regulations for the Classification and Registry of Ships on 8 September 2017.
GreenPowerMonitor, part of DNV GL, expected to reach milestone of 9GW PV under its management by end of 2017.
DNV GL’s new DNVGL-RP-G108 cyber security aims to help the operators, system integrators and vendors to manage and prevent emerging cyber threat in the oil and gas industry, which is caused due to the increased digitalisation in the sector across the world 2016 DSC4443The RP is tailored for oil and gas onshore and offshore operations. (Image source: DNV GL)
DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and renewables certification body, has opened the first control hardware in loop (CHIL) test facility for renewable energy generation plants.