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27 September 2019

To LNG and beyond: KSOE and DNV GL sign MOU to develop low and zero carbon shipping solutions

DNV GL and Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE), a sub-holding company of Hyundai Heavy Industries‘ shipbuilding and offshore business, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to cooperate on the development of low and zero-carbon ship technology. Ki-Sun Chung, Senior Executive Vice President, and Won-Ho Joo, Director of the Advanced Research Center from KSOE, attended the signing ceremony with Conn Fagan, Vice President, and Sung-Ho Shin from DNV GL at the recent Gastech trade fair in Houston.

  • Maritime
26 September 2019

Digitalization in wind energy: better efficiency and decision making will drive growth

New DNV GL report reviews progress, potential and barriers for digitalization in the wind energy industry. Improving operational efficiency (identified by 52% of respondents), decision making (42%) and cost efficiency (40%) are top priorities for further digitalization. Balance between sharing data and protecting competitive advantage and Intellectual Property key to realizing full potential of digital technology in the industry.

  • Power and renewables
20 September 2019

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for new ethylene carrier cargo tank designs

At Gastech trade fair in Houston, DNV GL presented South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. (DSME) with Approval in Principle (AIPs) certificates for two new 98,000 cubic meter (cbm) ethylene carrier cargo tank designs. In a hand-over ceremony at the DSME booth, Odin Kwon, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of DSME, received the AIP certificates from Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL – Maritime’s Business Director Gas Carriers.

  • Maritime
19 September 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries receives AIP for new LPG carrier design

DNV GL has awarded South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) with an Approval in Principle (AIP) for the design of a very large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier. Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL Business Director Gas Carriers, presented the AIP certificate for the 91,000 cubic meter (cbm) dual fuel vessel design to Hyung Kwan Kim, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer in HHI, at the Gastech trade fair in Houston.

  • Maritime
11 September 2019

8 times more wind and solar power needed by 2030 to help meet Paris climate target, DNV GL finds

DNV GL’s Energy Transition Outlook indicates global temperatures rise by 2.4⁰C by end of century. Energy experts identify a combination of technology measures to curb global warming which includes: Boost solar power more than 10 times to 5 TW, wind power by 5 times to 3 TW and increase battery production for EVs 50-fold by 2030. DNV GL calls for extraordinary policy action to advance renewables, new decarbonization technologies and systems, electrical vehicles and energy efficiency

  • Power and renewables
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