Tag: <span>Bureau Veritas</span>

GTT receives AiPs from BV for LNG applications
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GTT receives AiPs from BV for LNG applications

GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) has received approval from Bureau Veritas (BV) for its membrane containment systems and liquefied natural gas (LNG) technology applications. The Mark III Flex+ containment system and GTT MARS containment system, both developed for liquefied petroleum (LPG) carriers, have received approval in principle (AiP) from BV. The AiPs have been given for...

Bureau Veritas launches emissions data compliance tool
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Bureau Veritas launches emissions data compliance tool

Bureau Veritas has introduced the first phase of its My Fuel Consumption software system, a Cloud-based web application offering a digital process to manage compliance with IMO-DCS (Data Collection System) and EU MRV (monitoring reporting and verification) regulations, which aim to track shipping CO2 emissions. Phase 1 of My Fuel Consumption allows users with Bureau...

BV launches digital service to help crew prepare for PSC inspections
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BV launches digital service to help crew prepare for PSC inspections

Bureau Veritas has added a new cloud-based application service to its digital portfolio of solutions to help ships’ crews prepare for port state control (PSC) inspections. PSC Ready is a secure application that provides information on PSC requirements and increases awareness to help crew ensure the ship is compliant with these requirements. Records and performance...

BV warns of fuel contamination risks ahead of 2020 sulphur cap
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BV warns of fuel contamination risks ahead of 2020 sulphur cap

As the 2020 Global Sulphur Cap approaches fast, shipowners and operators are urged to consider the side effects of switching from heavy fuel oil (HFO) to low sulphur fuel as evidence of tank contamination and inadvertent non-compliance is brought to light. Like many others, Charlotte Røjgaard, global technical manager, marine fuel services at Bureau Veritas,...

Bureau Veritas issues electronic certificates
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Bureau Veritas issues electronic certificates

Bureau Veritas has begun issuing electronic and statutory certificates, replacing paper certification. The launch of the e-certification process comes following successful pilots with shipowners and flag states. The e-certificates, which have been developed in compliance with IMO guidelines, will be issued on behalf of 52 flag states, representing 72% of the Bureau Veritas classed fleet....