ABS reports that it has published Guidance Notes on the Application of Cybersecurity Principles to Marine and Offshore Operations, the first volume in the society’s new CyberSafety series, with best practices for maintaining digital defences in maritime and offshore operations.
China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has signed a Joint Industry Project with Lloyd’s Register Asia to design a new ‘cyber ship’.
ClassNK has released its new structural design support system PrimeShip-HULL for Container Carriers, to correspond with the latest amendments to its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships.
IRClass has announced the release of a new technical software package, IR-CSR, for oil tankers and bulk carriers to verify compliance with the recently mandated Common Structural Rules (CSR) issued by the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).
The new DNV GL rules for classification of ships have now been made publicly available online for the first time.
NAPA has released new tools and interfaces to work with class society software systems and assist in ship design compliance with the Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC&OT) from the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).
The Korean Register (KR) has opened what it claims to be the world’s first green-ship equipment test certification centre in Gunsan, Jeonbuk, Korea.
NAPA has announced the latest release of its Statutory Compliance solution, with new integrated functionality from ClassNK Manager designed to improve ship design and speed up the classification approval process.
American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) chairman and CEO Christopher J. Wiernicki says that the maritime industry must embrace a new generation of technical leadership moving forward, focusing on three main tenets that will shape the future of shipping.
DNV GL has launched a hull and propeller performance analytics module, designed to give a more accurate picture on the impact that fouling is having on vessel performance and fuel efficiency.
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