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BV CHOSEN TO VALIDATE CNC MARITIME CARBON-NEUTRAL PROTOCOLS

BV CHOSEN TO VALIDATE CNC MARITIME CARBON-NEUTRAL PROTOCOLS

Classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) and commodities industry certification body Climate Neutral Commodity (CNC) are joining forces to support clients as they take action to accelerate the energy and ecological transitions to meet the ambitious decarbonisation...

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AiP FOR MHI AND NYK’S JOINT LCO2 CARRIER PROJECT

AiP FOR MHI AND NYK’S JOINT LCO2 CARRIER PROJECT

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) have been granted Approval in Principle (AiP) from the Japanese classification society ClassNK for their joint development of CO2 transport...

CCS SAYS CHINA WILL RAMP UP ALL-ELECTRIC SHIP PRODUCTION

CCS SAYS CHINA WILL RAMP UP ALL-ELECTRIC SHIP PRODUCTION

According to China Classification Society (CCS), the Chinese shipbuilding industry intends to increase building fully electric battery powered ships to operate on the country’s extensive inland waterways network following the successful maiden voyage of the ‘Chang...

KR APPROVES CO2 MONITORING SYSTEM

KR APPROVES CO2 MONITORING SYSTEM

Korean Register (KR) has awarded Singapore-based Marine Technology Solution a Type Approval certificate for its direct and continuous CO2 emission measurement system known as Carbon Lens. The Type Approval, which was awarded based on the IMO NOx Technical Code and...

ABS ASSISTS WITH GHG AND SUSTAINABILITY REPORTS

ABS ASSISTS WITH GHG AND SUSTAINABILITY REPORTS

ABS is supporting US company McAllister Towing and Transportation on its sustainability journey with greenhouse gas inventory and sustainability reporting services for its fleet of more than 75 tugs, crew boats and barges. ABS specialists worked with McAllister’s team...

AiPs FROM ClassNK FOR KHI’S LARGE H2 CARRIER

AiPs FROM ClassNK FOR KHI’S LARGE H2 CARRIER

Classification Society ClassNK has issued an Approval in Principle (AiP) for a large liquefied hydrogen carrier developed by Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) of Japan. Hydrogen is expected to be used as a clean energy source to realise a decarbonised society as its...

LR ADVISES ROBUST BUNKER CHECKS FOR CONTAMINATION

LR ADVISES ROBUST BUNKER CHECKS FOR CONTAMINATION

Lloyd's Register (LR) believes that a recent organic chloride incident in Singapore, where the external contamination of marine fuel oil rendered the fuel unacceptable for use, is a cause for concern to ship operators and the industry as a whole. Several cases of...

IACS ADOPTS UNIFIED CYBER REGULATIONS

IACS ADOPTS UNIFIED CYBER REGULATIONS

Recognising that cyber incidents on vessels can have a direct and detrimental impact on life, property, and the environment, the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has been increasing its focus on the reliability and functional effectiveness...

ClassNK AiP ISSUED FOR GSC AMMONIA-READY PANAMAX BULKER

ClassNK AiP ISSUED FOR GSC AMMONIA-READY PANAMAX BULKER

Classification Society ClassNK has issued an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of an ammonia-ready LNG-fuelled Panamax bulk carrier developed by Planning and Design Center for Greener Ships (GSC). According to ClassNK, ammonia is expected to be used as ship...

ABS AiP FOR LNG TANK RECYCLING CONCEPT

ABS AiP FOR LNG TANK RECYCLING CONCEPT

ABS has issued approval in principle (AiP) for an innovative concept for a floating LNG (FLNG) vessel utilising storage tanks from older LNG carriers, jointly developed by Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha ('K' Line) and JGC Corporation, supported by Japan’s Ministry of Land,...

NEW ClassNK TOOL HELPS MANAGE GHG EMISSIONS

NEW ClassNK TOOL HELPS MANAGE GHG EMISSIONS

ClassNK has released 'ClassNK ZETA (Zero Emission Transition Accelerator)', a GHG emissions management tool to track accurate CO2 emissions and confirm and simulate CII ratings. The Tokyo-based classification society believes that while the shift toward a...

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