Tag: <span>DNV</span>

DNV and Nakilat enter JDP to improve vessel software reliability
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DNV and Nakilat enter JDP to improve vessel software reliability

Nakilat, DNV, and a group of yards and system suppliers have teamed up on a joint development project (JDP) to elevate software reliability and maintenance during shipping operations. Vessel functions rely heavily on computerised software-based systems that are becoming more complex, automated and integrated. Software failures or reliability issues can now result in significant safety...

DNV adds new class notations to help industry tackle shipping’s carbon curve
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DNV adds new class notations to help industry tackle shipping’s carbon curve

DNV has released the latest updates to its rules for ship classification, including a new ‘Fuel Ready’ notation that offers shipowners the option to prepare for conversion to multiple different alternative fuel options, and a ‘Gas Fuelled Ammonia’ notation for ammonia fuelled vessels. The notations are designed to help the maritime industry to stay ahead...

Industry consortium publishes handbook for hydrogen-fuelled vessels
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Industry consortium publishes handbook for hydrogen-fuelled vessels

A consortium of 26 companies and associations, led by DNV, has launched the “Handbook for Hydrogen-fuelled Vessels” to address the uncertainties surrounding hydrogen as ship fuel. The MarHySafe joint development project (JDP) aims to create a knowledge base for safe hydrogen operations in shipping. Green hydrogen could play a crucial role in the maritime industry’s...

Astrup Fearnley and Veracity by DNV to make emissions data predictions
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Astrup Fearnley and Veracity by DNV to make emissions data predictions

Astrup Fearnley and Veracity by DNV have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly deploy an Emissions Prediction Calculator to the shipping industry. The Calculator will provide ship brokers, owners, and charterers with quality assured emissions data predictions over the Veracity platform. DNV will use its experience in building algorithms for emission calculations and...

DNV launches new digital EEXI Calculator
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DNV launches new digital EEXI Calculator

DNV has launched a new digital tool to support customers in ensuring their compliance with the upcoming Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI). The EEXI regulation is a medium-term component of the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) roadmap towards reducing global shipping’s carbon intensity by at least 40 per cent over the next decade, using 2008...

DNV launches new Compliance Planner tool
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DNV launches new Compliance Planner tool

DNV has launched Compliance Planner – a new digital tool that enables DNV customers to easily track the requirements and deadlines of legislation for both individual vessels and entire fleets. Compliance Planner presents a full overview of the requirements facing any vessel, or fleet, the requirements already met, those still to be fulfilled, and a...

ScanReach adds real-time fuel data to wireless IoT platform
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ScanReach adds real-time fuel data to wireless IoT platform

Reports show typical savings around 5 per cent, and in some cases up to 10 per cent fuel savings could be achieved simply by giving the bridge team real-time fuel consumption data, said Jacob Grieg Eide, chief business officer of ScanReach. The Norwegian company has developed the world´s first wireless IoT platform that provides needed...

Newport receives DNV approval for LNG fuel tank system
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Newport receives DNV approval for LNG fuel tank system

An innovative liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel tank system developed by Newport Shipping for crude tankers and bulkers has gained class approval from DNV. The approval will facilitate retrofits of such vessels in line with new environmental requirements to cut maritime emissions. The AIP affirms the technical feasibility of the concept for the VLCC and...

Nordic consortium reveals promising outlook for ammonia-powered vessel
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Nordic consortium reveals promising outlook for ammonia-powered vessel

The Nordic Green Ammonia-Powered Ship concept study is bringing together key players in the entire value chain for a green ammonia-powered gas carrier. A major conclusion is that green ammonia holds potential to play a significant role in decarbonising maritime transport if investors and operators are presented with a credible business model. Momentum is building...

Navtor launches NavStation 6.0
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Navtor launches NavStation 6.0

Navtor has completed a major upgrade of its NavStation software, introducing new features delivering enhanced security, usability, accuracy and efficiency for an increasingly digitised shipping industry. The solution, which originally launched in 2014 as a digital chart table, has been revamped to offer more seamless passage planning, faster and higher quality rendering of charts, robust cybersecurity,...