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16 Sep, 2019, 17:57 BST Decarbonization of Shipping in 2050: More Needs to be Done, and Quicker, Says DNV GL Report

Unless action is taken quickly, the shipping industry will not meet the IMO 2050 decarbonisation target, say experts from classification society DNV...


11 Sep, 2019, 00:00 BST DNV GL: Flexibility Is the Key as Shipping Transitions to a Lower Carbon Future

DNV GL – Maritime has released the third edition of its Maritime Forecast to 2050 at London International Shipping Week 2019 (LISW). The Maritime...


20 Jun, 2019, 12:39 BST MAN Energy Solutions, Corvus Energy and DNV GL Present Results of HYCAS Study on Hybrid Power Generation

Speaking at the CIMAC conference in Vancouver recently, Dr Alexander Knafl, MAN Energy Solutions, presented the results of a new study which examines ...


12 Jun, 2019, 19:14 BST Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL Sign Strategic Cooperation

Spurred by the IMO strategy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, Oshima Shipbuilding and classification society DNV GL have signed a long-term...


03 Jun, 2019, 17:00 BST DNV GL: Tectonic Shifts in Shipping Make Safety More Vital Than Ever

At its Nor-Shipping press conference in Oslo, DNV GL - Maritime CEO Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen emphasized the classification society's dedication to...


11 Mar, 2019, 14:11 GMT DNV GL Rolls Out Remote Surveys for All Vessels

Leading classification society DNV GL announced today that all DNV GL classed vessels are now able to utilize the possibility of remote surveys for...


05 Jun, 2018, 11:22 BST DNV GL at Posidonia 2018: Classification More Relevant Than Ever

In an increasingly complex, fast changing, and challenging market, the role of the classification society is more relevant than ever, said Knut...


19 Apr, 2018, 17:53 BST DNV GL: Chairman of IACS Pinpoints Three Key Themes of the Association's Strategy for the Future

Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen's commitment to quality, modernisation and transparency widely reflected in IACS work and future vision - Picture...


14 Mar, 2018, 13:00 GMT Chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen Sets Out Transformation of IACS at CMA Shipping 2018

Speaking at Shipping 2018, the Connecticut Maritime Association's (CMA) annual conference, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, IACS Chairman and CEO of DNV GL -...


20 Feb, 2018, 14:15 GMT From Stamp to Screen: DNV GL Issues Over 50,000 Electronic Certificates

With the introduction of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates, DNV GL took classification into new territory. Now, just four...


20 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT DNV GL: Energy Transition Changes the Shape, but not the Importance of Shipping to the Global Economy

DNV GL published the Maritime Forecast to 2050 which analyses the impact of the changing global energy system on the shipping industry through to...


15 Dec, 2017, 15:12 GMT Adding a New Layer to Shipping: DNV GL Launches First Class Guideline for Additive Manufacturing

DNV GL has published the first classification guideline for the use of additive manufacturing (AM) in the maritime and oil & gas industries. The...


09 Nov, 2017, 11:37 GMT DNV GL Line Optimization Brings Ten Per Cent Fuel Savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises' New Expedition Cruise Vessels

Design changes made as a result of working with DNV GL has resulted in projected annual fuel savings of more than ten per cent for the new...


31 Oct, 2016, 08:00 GMT DNV GL Innovation Day Singapore - What will Shape the Future of Shipping

Drones, remote inspection technologies and insights on cybersecurity were some of the main topics discussed at the DNV GL Innovation Day in Singapore....


08 Jul, 2016, 10:38 BST DNV GL Acquires Solar Monitoring Provider GreenPowerMonitor

DNV GL, the world largest resource of independent energy experts has acquired GreenPowerMonitor, a leading provider of solar monitoring, control and...


03 Mar, 2016, 13:44 GMT DNV GL Appoints Ditlev Engel as New Energy CEO

DNV GL has appointed Ditlev Engel as the new CEO of its Energy business area. Starting 4 April, Mr Engel will succeed acting CEO Elisabeth Harstad...


13 Oct, 2015, 09:57 BST DNV GL Maps Wind Energy Production Potential in Zambia, Tanzania and The Maldives for World Bank ESMAP Project

Project enables Zambia, Tanzania and The Maldives to evaluate its renewable energy potential, build electricity generation capabilities and reduce...


16 Apr, 2015, 10:26 BST Implementation of Smart Grids Could Generate €3.5 Billion for the Netherlands

The implementation of smart energy grids in the consumer market is worth between 1 and 3.5 billion euros. This has been revealed by a study carried...


18 Mar, 2015, 16:39 GMT DNV GL Survey: 82 Percent of Global Industry Respondents Say Electricity System Can be 70 Percent Renewable by 2050

New economic metrics for renewables required to converge the demands made by policymakers and system operators Rebalanced rules needed to address the ...


28 Oct, 2014, 00:01 GMT Enhanced Smart Cable Guard Technology for Medium Voltage Cable Systems Reduces Operating Costs and Increases Reliability for Utilities and Industrial Asset Owners

Smart Cable Guard solution continuously monitors and immediately detects the exact location of faults in medium voltage (MV) power cable systems...


29 Sep, 2014, 09:50 BST DNV GL Pledges to Help Reduce Offshore Wind Costs by 25%

DNV GL Manifesto: focus on "doing it right" and "doing it better" will help to deliver a mature industry DNV GL commits to 14 specific pledges with...


22 Sep, 2014, 12:19 BST New DNV GL Guidelines and Practices Ensure Safe Connection of Offshore Wind to the Transmission Grid Using High Voltage DC Technology

Growing number of offshore wind farms being built farther from shore increase need for reliable measures for the use of HVDC transmission systems DNV ...


22 Sep, 2014, 12:16 BST DNV GL to Launch Offshore Wind Cost Reduction Manifesto and New Joint Industry Project to Secure Turbine Reliability at WindEnergy Hamburg 2014

DNV GL, the world's largest resource of independent energy experts (uniting Garrad Hassan, KEMA, DNV, GL Renewables Certification), will be...


18 Sep, 2014, 10:40 BST DNV GL Identifies Key Risk Factors Facing the Nordic Power Industry Through to 2025

Enterprise risk management needed to ensure investments in power assets Supplementary guideline to focus on the organisational, functional and...