Tag: <span>DNV</span>

Bellona launches clean hull initiative
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Bellona launches clean hull initiative

Bellona launched its Clean Hull Initiative (CHI) at the Nor-Shipping trade fair in Oslo today (April 6). The event saw keynote speeches ramming home the urgent need to shake up regulations and encourage technology measures to nip biofouling in the bud. In addition to its members, Bellona invited relevant stakeholders in both the private and...

Ballard secures DNV type approval for marine fuel cell module
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Ballard secures DNV type approval for marine fuel cell module

Ballard Power Systems has received Europe’s industry first type approval by DNV for its marine fuel cell module FCwave. The type approval marks an important step in commercialising Ballard’s fuel cell technology for marine applications and is key to including fuel cells as part of zero-emission solutions for the marine industry. The type approval process...

DNV’s Veracity to help BHP achieve decarbonisation targets
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DNV’s Veracity to help BHP achieve decarbonisation targets

DNV’s independent cloud platform, Veracity, has been chosen by BHP to enable the company to make timely and accurate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reporting, management and insights for its chartered vessels. The project aims to support BHP in its ongoing efforts to see Scope 3 GHG emissions from its chartered vessels reduced. Commodity producers and...

MAN ES and DNV join forces to spur decarbonisation
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MAN ES and DNV join forces to spur decarbonisation

MAN Energy Solutions and DNV have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate across three common areas of interest: decarbonisation, digitalisation and hydrogen. Under the terms of the memorandum, the two companies will – by June 30, 2022 – detail action plans within the fields of decarbonisation, the hydrogen value-chain and digitalisation. The MoU...

ABB and Ballard secure DNV AiP for fuel cell concept
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ABB and Ballard secure DNV AiP for fuel cell concept

ABB and Ballard have received an AiP from DNV for their high-power fuel cell concept, which will support the energy needs of a diverse range of vessels requiring multiple 3 MW blocks of power. A cruise vessel operating in coastal areas could either run entirely on fuel cell power or switch to it when operating in...

Maintaining a shipshape hull
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Maintaining a shipshape hull

A semi-autonomous robotic tool by a Norwegian start-up is helping shipping companies to improve hull performance, reduce fuel consumption and lower emissions. Developed by Shipshave, the In Transit Cleaning of Hulls (ITCH) solution is a robotic semi-autonomous hull cleaning technology that has proven to maximise hull performance by maintaining a clean hull. The robotic tool...

DNV launches JiP to explore green hydrogen production
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DNV launches JiP to explore green hydrogen production

Together with 18 industry partners, DNV is launching a new Joint Industry Project (JIP) to enhance the standardisation for reliable, safe and cost-efficient hydrogen production systems that use renewable energy-powered electrolysis to produce green hydrogen. Hydrogen can play a significant role in decarbonising the world’s energy supply and more and more shipping companies are exploring...

DNV to lead ammonia bunkering safety study
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DNV to lead ammonia bunkering safety study

DNV has been selected to lead an ammonia bunkering safety study by the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) in Singapore. The pioneering study aims to define a robust set of safety guidelines and operational envelopes that will establish the basis of a regulatory sandbox for ammonia bunkering trials at two local sites. DNV will...

Stena RoRo selects Wärtsilä power solutions gas-fuelled ferry trio
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Stena RoRo selects Wärtsilä power solutions gas-fuelled ferry trio

Three new LNG-fuelled Ro-Pax vessels being built for Swedish ferry operator Stena RoRo will feature a broad scope of Wärtsilä solutions. The ships are under construction at China Merchants Jinling (Weihai) Shipyard and will operate with Wärtsilä engines and propulsion machinery when delivered in 2024 and 2025. The order was booked with Wärtsilä in Q4...

Collaboration essential to shipping’s decarbonisation, agree industry leaders
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Collaboration essential to shipping’s decarbonisation, agree industry leaders

Decarbonisation is an ongoing challenge for the international shipping industry and one question raised by DNV’s online conference this week was how maritime companies are breaking down silos and setting aside competition to build a more sustainable future for shipping.  Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO, DNV Maritime stressed that decarbonisation is a task that no one player,...