Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

Wasaline ferry

Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Partners to Develop Ocean-Going Autonomous Navigation System

autonomous navigation

LR signs MOU with STEE and Mitsui to develop an ocean-going autonomous navigation system.

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Maersk's Pool Partners Payment Tool Obtains LR Nod

Maersk Tankers

Maersk Tankers uses Bunker Adjustment to distribute payments to pool partners based on vessels' bunker consumption.

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PaxOcean Delivers Largest FRSU Built in China

Karunia Dewata

PaxOcean delivered a 26,000m3 FSRU to Indonesia-based Jaya Samudra Karunia.

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STX Gets AiP from LR for LNG-Fuelled MR Tanker

LR presented STX with approval in principle for a LNG-fuelled 50,000 dwt MR tanker design.

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Wison's 300MW FSRP Gets AiP from Lloyd's Register

LR awards AiP to Wison with respect to its 300MW FSRP concept design.

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Consortium to Test Blockchain in Bunker Industry


Industry majors set up a consortium to address traceability and transparency in the bunker industry by using blockchain.

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DSME Gets AiP for Its Smart Ship Solution from LR

DSME received an approval in principle from Lloyd's Register for its Smart Ship Solution (DS4®).

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LR Bags Support Deal for Mozambique FLNG Project


Lloyd's Register has received a support contract for the Coral South FLNG project in Mozambique.

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LR: Zero Emission Ships' Main Challenge Lies in Fuel Storage

Palmer: The main challenge with zero emission vessels (ZEVs) would be the fuel storage, not machinery.

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LR to Class First FSRU Ordered for Indian Waters

Lloyd's Register worker

Lloyd's Register is to class the first ever floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) ordered for Indian waters.

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LR Grants Approval for HHI's LNG-Fuelled VLOC

HHI has received approval in principle from Lloyd's Register for an LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt class very large ore carrier.

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World's First LNG-Fueled Bulker Delivered in South Korea

South Korea's Ilshin Logistics has taken delivery of Ilshin Green Iris, the world's first LNG-fueled bulk carrier.

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First Boxship with LR's Cyber AL3 Joins Cosco Shipping

Cosco Shipping Lines adds first ever boxship to receive a descriptive note cyber AL3 by Lloyd's Register.

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MOL, Partners Get AIP for LNG-Powered Coal Carrier

Japan-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and its partners, Tohoku Electric Power and Namura Shipbuilding, have ...

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Naval Dome, LR to Develop Cyber Defence Standards for Ships

Israeli cyber security specialist Naval Dome and UK’s Lloyd’s Register (LR) have signed a Memorandum of ...

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Lloyd’s Register Oficially Classes Prelude FLNG

Shell’s floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility Prelude has officially entered into Lloyd’s Register ...

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LR Joins Project to Build World’s Biggest Sailing Cargo Ship

UK-based maritime classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has joined the Quadriga sustainable shipping ...

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LR Awards AiP to Natural Gas Operating Fleet Concept

Finland’s technology group Wärtsilä and COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Co (CHI) have joined forces in the ...

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LR Joins Collision Avoidance Research for Autonomous Ships

British classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) is taking part in the MAXCMAS project, a GBP 1.27 million (USD ...

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LR, HHI, HMD Team Up on STS LNG Bunkering Study

International classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) and South Korean shipbuilders Hyundai Heavy ...

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LR Presents Ship Autonomy Classification Scale

With autonomous ships expected to enter service soon, Lloyd’s Register has issued a new ShipRight procedure ...

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