DNV GL And Metalships & Docks Ink Class Agreement For Luxury Sailing Vessel 1

DNV GL And Metalships & Docks Ink Class Agreement For Luxury Sailing Vessel

“Sea Cloud Spirit will offer a new level of comfort to sailing cruise passengers. In addition to beautiful views from private balconies, it will have the first elevator ever to be installed on a large sailing...
IMCA Issues Guidance To Assist Analysis And Testing Of DP Systems 2

IMCA Issues Guidance To Assist Analysis And Testing Of DP Systems

The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published ‘Guidance to Identify DP System Components and their Failure Modes’ (IMCA M 247). The new document complements the Association’s existing guidance on Dynamic Positioning (DP). Captain Andy Goldsmith,...
DNV GL Releases Autonomous And Remotely Operated Ship Guideline 3

DNV GL Releases Autonomous And Remotely Operated Ship Guideline

As digitalization continues to reshape the maritime industry, the first commercial autonomous vessels are due to launch in the next several years. To help build a safety culture around these new technologies, DNV GL has released...
DNV GL Launches Revised Design Standard And New Certification Guideline For Floating Wind Turbines 4

DNV GL Launches Revised Design Standard And New Certification Guideline For Floating Wind Turbines

DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, has published the revised standard for the design of floating wind turbine structures DNV GL-ST-0119, and a new guideline for the certification of...
Green Corridor JIP Delivers Innovative Bulk Carrier Designs For Low Emissions Future 5

Green Corridor JIP Delivers Innovative Bulk Carrier Designs For Low Emissions Future

“The Green Corridor project brought together key stakeholders in the iron ore and coal trades, and the partners have made great progress in developing greener, more efficient, and future-proof designs. Innovations delivered will benefit not only...
DNV GL Awards AiP To Jiangnan Shipyard For Very Large Ethane Carrier Design 6

DNV GL Awards AiP To Jiangnan Shipyard For Very Large Ethane Carrier Design

The flexible, efficient and environmentally friendly design was developed by Jiangnan Shipyard in cooperation with GTT, DNV GL and major equipment manufacturers. “Jiangnan and DNV GL have successfully collaborated on the joint design development and classification...
DNV GL forecasts gas capital expenditure boost to fuel the energy transition 7

DNV GL forecasts gas capital expenditure boost to fuel the energy transition

Energy Transition Outlook forecasts upstream gas capital expenditure to grow to a peak of USD1.13 trillion in 2025 This will enable gas to overtake oil as the world’s primary energy source in 2026 LNG capacity is...
The world’s energy demand will peak in 2035 prompting a reshaping of energy investment 8

The world’s energy demand will peak in 2035 prompting a reshaping of energy investment

The decarbonization of the energy mix will be reflected in investment trends with money spent on renewables set to triple by 2050. Conversely, fossil fuel spending will drop by around a third. Overall, the rate of...
Rapid electrification and rise of wind and solar drive massive expansion and automation of power grids, DNV GL finds 9

Rapid electrification and rise of wind and solar drive massive expansion and automation of power grids, DNV GL finds

LONDON, United Kingdom – 10 September 2018 – Rapid electrification of energy demand and the rise of energy from wind and solar sources will lead to massive growth of the world’s electricity transmission and distribution systems....
DNV GL joins forces with Swedish cold climate experts WeatherTech 10

DNV GL joins forces with Swedish cold climate experts WeatherTech

STOCKHOLM, Sweden – 13 September 2018 – DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, today announced that it has joined forces with Swedish atmospheric science experts, WeatherTech. The combined expertise...