Shipping / Operation


DNV boosts cyber security business

DNV has developed what it claims is one of Europe’s fastest growing cyber security businesses following the acquisition of Netherlands-based Applied Risk in 2021 and Finland’s Nixu in 2023. The merger brings together more than 500 cybersecurity…


LR teams up with Greeks on new GHG endeavour

The Lloyd’s Register (LR) Maritime Decarbonisation Hub and five Greek ship owning groups are setting up a new Maritime Emissions Reduction Centre (M-ERC) in Athens to focus on raising the efficiency of existing ships and cutting their greenhouse gas…


LR and Green Marine focus on methanol training

Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Green Marine, a Danish consulting service provider that specialises in methanol as marine fuel, are to collaborate on expert training in methanol handling. The move comes as methanol fuel uptake gains ground, both for new…


Fuel specialists cut MGO emissions

Piraeus-headquartered marine fuel company, Baseblue, and bunker supplier Bunker One said they have achieved a greenhouse gas reduction of close to 70% in marine gas oil. Working together with Netherlands-based Wagenborg Shipping, with a fleet of…


Bureau Veritas supports Brittany Ferries in fleet optimisation

Ship-specific energy models developed by Bureau Veritas Solutions Marine & Offshore (BVS) have now been adopted by Brittany Ferries to optimise performance and minimise fuel consumption and emissions across its fleet. The ferry company is now using…


Marlink achieves record upload speeds for survey ship

Engineers at communications company, Marlink, have developed unprecedented uplink speeds from the seismic survey vessel, Ramform Hyperion, owned and operated by Norwegian surveying services company, Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS). The vessel’s hybrid…


ClassNK adds features to GHG management tool

ClassNK has released new features for its GHG Emissions Management Tool, ClassNK ZETA (Zero Emission Transition Accelerator). Already in use on more than 5,000 ships, ClassNK ZETA uses data submitted to ClassNK MRV Portal, a system for reporting fuel…




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