News and press releases
July 08, 2015 | Rules and standards | NEWSUpdated rules & standards for DNV GL mobile offshore unitsThe new Offshore Class rules and standards are based on the consolidation of two parallel rules sets from the legacy DNV and Germanischer Lloyd organizations, following the merger in 2013. The update results in a modern and more user friendly structure and reduced complexity but implicate no change in technical requirements for vessels previously classed either DNV or GL.
July 01, 2015 | Rules and standards | Maritime | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL launches external hearing of new rule setToday more than 800 customers and stakeholders will receive the new DNV GL rules, as part of an extensive external hearing process before their publication and entry into force. The rules are the signature of the classification society, forming the basis of the organisation and playing an essential role in DNV GL’s work to make the maritime industry safer, smarter and greener.
December 03, 2013 | Maritime | Technology and Innovation | Group | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL takes the lead on research and innovationDNV GL has become the world’s leading ship and offshore classification society, with a 24 per cent market share of the world’s classed ships and mobile offshore units measured in gross tonnage. The group combines two major innovation clusters and will continue to invest five per cent of its annual revenue in R&D, including long-term, strategic research.