Engine manufacturer MaK and Caterpillar’s Marine Asset Intelligence organisation have partnered with DNV GL to normalise the predictive analytics of Cat Asset Intelligence systems in accordance with DNV GL’s Survey Arrangement Machinery Condition Monitoring (CM) requirements, to move away from time based maintenance to condition based maintenance.
DNV GL and Prisma Electronics have signed a partnership agreement on fleet performance management which will see Prisma’s LAROS system, a wireless onboard data collection platform for vessel performance management, used by DNV GL’s ECO Insight portal as part of its fleet performance analytics.
DNV GL reports that it has recently completed its first production surveys using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone, with 14 tanks on the MV Apollo, a chemical tanker owned by Carl Büttner Shipmanagement in Bremerhaven, Germany, inspected over a period of two and a half days by two DNV GL surveyors.
German shipping company Vertom-Bojen Bereederungs is to implement DNV GL’s ShipManager integrated fleet management software on 41 vessels, the companies report.
Kongsberg Maritime has entered into a partnership with class society DNV GL to issue product certificates for maritime simulator systems, required by maritime training providers in order to meet flag state requirements under STCW regulation I/12.
DNV GL reports that the latest release of its ShipManager software package has added an update to its Safety Management Reporting module, with a new user interface that allows users to create their own customisable forms and streamline reporting processes.
DNV GL has introduced its new LNG intelligence portal (LNGi), which aims to bring stakeholders from across the LNG industry together to share market intelligence and contribute to the uptake of LNG as a ship fuel.
HELMEPA, the non-profit marine environment protection association situated in Athens, Greece, has installed a simulator and instructor station at its premises for training of its fleet members.
Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS) and DNV GL have announced the launch of a new Fuel Analytics application, used for systematic assessment of the impact of fuel quality on vessel performance.
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