DNV GL - Maritime news
February 03, 2016 | Maritime | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping sign cooperation agreementDNV GL’s Maritime CEO Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen recently met with Konstantin Palnikov, Director General of the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS), at the RS head office in St. Petersburg to sign a bilateral framework agreement for cooperation between both class societies
January 29, 2016 | Maritime | PRESS RELEASEDNV GL gives general approval for VARD's new LNG tankVARD’s new LNG tank design has been granted General Approval for Ship Application (GASA) by DNV GL. The new LNG-type B-tank design is based on vertical cylindrical-shape geometry and has a patented support design.
January 22, 2016 | Maritime | PRESS RELEASENew DNV GL notations for water-lubricated tail shafts offers unlimited intervals between shaft withdrawalsTwo new tail shaft monitoring class notations from DNV GL offer ship owners and operators the possibility of unlimited intervals between tail shaft withdrawal surveys for water-lubricated systems. With these two voluntary class notations, TMON (closed loop water) and TMON (open loop water), DNV GL becomes the first classification society to use a condition-monitoring based survey process that eliminates the requirement for tail shaft withdrawal surveys at pre-determined intervals.