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DNV GL is the leading classification society for containerships, providing a dedicated rule set and full service for the entire ship lifecylce. We are there for you from the first design approval to smart ship building projects and seamless ship in operation services with our containership experts and state-of-the-art digital solutions.

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Hybridization in short-sea shipping

CONTAINER | In a joint study, MAN Energy Solutions, DNV GL and Corvus Energy investigated the benefits of new, cost-effective hybrid applications for larger ocean-going cargo vessels. Explore the results in the slide presentation.

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Reinventing the wheel

CONTAINER | Hapag-Lloyd’s milestone retrofitting project Sajir is paving the way for container shipping to embrace LNG as an alternative fuel. Never before has a container ship of this size been converted to LNG propulsion

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Terminal challenges

CONTAINER | The bigger, the more economical – the conventional logic may not always apply to container ships in Asia-to-Europe traffic. Where seaports have invested in infrastructure and logistics systems


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Maritime Forecast to 2050

This year’s forecast zeroes in on the IMO strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. New fuels, and energy-efficient design and operation, are key to this

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Global Sulphur Cap 2020

Compliance options, Ship Implementation Plan, related services and more

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Alternative fuels and technologies

Current status and outlook, price developments, availability and the new Alternative Fuel Insight platform

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Digitalization in maritime industry

At DNV GL you benefit from many digitalized services such as DATE, electronic certificates, smart survey bookings and sophisticated cyber security solutions

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