DNV GL today announced that it has acquired Marine Cybernetics, a Norwegian company specialised in the testing of computer control systems, with the aim of extending its scope of services in the offshore and maritime industries.
DNV GL has introduced a new recommended practice for the training of dynamic positioning (DP) operators which defines the role that simulators can play in enhancing their education.
DNV GL has announced that it is increasing its ownership stake in StormGeo, a provider of weather-based decision support services, from 24 to 27 per cent.
DNV GL and Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote research projects on how to cut emissions and boost fuel efficiency through retrofitting and improved operational maintenance.
DNV GL has reported that German shipping company Chemikalien Seetransport has implemented its ShipManager QHSE software across its entire tanker fleet of 40 vessels.
Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen has been appointed president of DNV GL Maritime as of 1 January 2014, following the merger of DNV and GL in September.
DNV GL has reported that bunkering specialist Monjasa DMCC is to implement the GL ShipManager system to optimise its ship management practices.
The newly merged DNV GL organisation has announced that Hapag-Lloyd will implement GL HullManager as its central monitoring and reporting tool for hull maintenance activities.
FutureShip, the maritime consulting arm of Germanischer Lloyd (GL), has released a new version of its trim optimisation tool ECO-Assistant, which incorporates a fuel consumption calculator.
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