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03 September 2020

DNV GL awards GASA to HHI for a centreline oil-tight longitudinal bulkhead

DNV GL has presented Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) with a general approval for ship application (GASA) for a new concept of very large crude carriers (VLCCs) with a centreline oil-tight longitudinal bulkhead. The new design will reduce potential damage and operational risk by featuring a simpler structural arrangement, loading patterns and piping arrangements. Vidar Dolonen, DNV GL Regional Manager for Korea & Japan, delivered the certificate to Seung Ho Jeon, Executive Vice President of HHI at the shipyard group headquarters in Seoul.

  • Maritime
25 August 2020

Silver Spirit becomes first ultra-luxury cruise ship to sail with new CIP-M certification from DNV GL

Awarded on 24th August 2020, Silversea’s ultra-luxury Silver Spirit has become the first ultra-luxury cruise ship to sail with a certification in infection prevention for maritime (CIP-M) from DNV GL, the world’s leading classification society. The certification of Silversea demonstrates the cruise line’s commitment to enhancing its onboard sanitation protocols to further protect the health, safety and wellbeing of its guests and crew.

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