ClassNK Releases Updated Guidelines for Gas Fuelled Ships

ClassNK Releases Updated Guidelines for Gas Fuelled Ships

Japanese classification society ClassNK has published the third version of its Guidelines for Gas Fuelled Ships. ...

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Class NK’s Register Tops 230 Million Gross Tonnes

Class NK's Register Tops 230 Million Gross Tonnes

Japanese classification society ClassNK has repported its register surpassing 230 million gross tonnes for the ...

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ABS Approves First Cylindrical FLNG Design

ABS Approves First Cylindrical FLNG Design

American Bureau of Shipping has granted approval in principle (AIP) for the Sevan cylindrical floating LNG (FLNG) ...

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Bureau Veritas Issues Underwater Radiated Noise Notation

Bureau Veritas Issues Underwater Radiated Noise Notation

International classification society Bureau Veritas has developed a voluntary notation intended to assist ...

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Latvia Authorizes Korean Register

Latvia Authorises Korean Register

Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has been authorized as a “recognized ...

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BV Classed Fleet Reaches 100 Million Tonnes

BV Classed Fleet Reaches 100 Million Tonnes

Strong growth in the numbers of ships being transferred into BV class has pushed the Bureau Veritas classed fleet ...

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Tasneef Lands Classification Deal

Tasneef Lands Classification Deal

United Arab Emirates-based classification society Tasneef has signed a contract with Drydocks World to provide the ...

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First Ever CNG Carrier to Be Classed by ABS

First Ever CNG to Be Classed by ABS

ABS, a provider of global marine classification services, has been chosen to class the world’s first compressed ...

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Bureau Veritas Issues LNG Bunkering Guidelines

Bureau Veritas Issues LNG Bunkering Guidelines

International classification society Bureau Veritas has published a comprehensive set of guidelines on LNG ...

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ClassNK, Transas Team Up on Marine Education Improvement

ClassNK, Transas Ink MoU

ClassNK classification society, and Transas Marine, maritime simulation, navigation and surveillance systems ...

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IACS Updates Forward Strategy, Elects New Chairman

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The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has updated its forward strategy and work plan for ...

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RINA Services Authorized to Survey Russian-Flagged Ships

RINA Services  Authorized to Survey Russian-Flagged Ships

International classification society RINA Services has been authorised by the Ministry of Transport of the Russian ...

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Bremer Fortuna ClassNK’s First German Register

Bremer Fortuna ClassNK's First German Register

ClassNK has announced that it has registered its first German-flagged vessel, as well as earned expanded ...

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ABS Wins Again in the Gas Carrier Sector

ABS Wins Again in the Gas Carrier Sector

ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the maritime industry, has been awarded a ...

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DNV GL Increases Presence in South China

DNV GL Increases Presence in South China with New Office

DNV GL, the world’s leading ship classification society and one of the world’s leading risk and sustainability ...

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DNV GL Improves Classification Rules for Offshore Units

DNV Releases Final Version of Offshore Standards

DNV’s Enhanced Classification Rules for mobile offshore units presented in May have been further improved through a ...

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RS and Nordic Yards Ink Agreement on Classification of ...

RS and Nordic Yards Ink Agreement on Classification of Russian Icebreakers

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) and Nordic Yards Wismar GMBH have signed an agreement on classification ...

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Russia: RS to Perform Classification and Survey of ...

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 In view of the amendments to the Merchant Shipping Code of the Russian Federation introduced by the Federal Law ...

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China: Rongsheng, DNV Ink Classification Agreement for ...

China - Rongsheng, DNV Ink Classification Agreement for Ten Suezmaxes

28 April 2012, China Rongsheng Heavy Industries has signed a classification agreement for ten 157,000 DWT suezmaxes ...

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Russia: RS Gets Recognision as Classification Society ...

Russia - RS Gets Recognision as Classification Society for Marine and Inland Waterway Vessels

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is now officially recognised by the European Parliament and the Council ...

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Germany: Naval Ship Classification Association Elects ...

Germany - Naval Ship Classification Association Elects New Chairman

The Naval Ship Classification Association (NSCA) has elected Lorenz Petersen, Germanischer Lloyd’s Business ...

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