DNV GL - Maritime news
February 10, 2016 | Maritime | PRESS RELEASEHullPIC conference – Next generation hull performance managementHull performance monitoring solutions offer significant fuel savings potential, a fact that is prompting growing interest from the maritime industry. To spur development and increase awareness of this exciting field DNV GL and paint manufacturer Jotun have created the Hull Performance & Insight Conference (HullPIC). The conference will take place for the first time this year in Castello di Pavone/Italy from 13-15 April and will examine standards for hull and propeller performance as well as the common challenges and solutions that can help shipowners realize potential fuel savings.
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.