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LR AWARDS AiP FOR AUTONOMOUS ZERO EMISSION BOXSHIP

LR AWARDS AiP FOR AUTONOMOUS ZERO EMISSION BOXSHIP

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has granted Approval in Principle (AiP) to Zulu Associates, a Belgian company involved in innovative marine components of logistic chains, working with its subsidiary Anglo Belgian Shipping Company, for its novel Zulu Mass vessel design. The AiP...

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RINA CONFIRMS ECOSPRAY MCFC TECHNOLOGY FOR CARBON CAPTURE

RINA CONFIRMS ECOSPRAY MCFC TECHNOLOGY FOR CARBON CAPTURE

Classification society RINA has confirmed that the CO2 reduction achieved by the Molten Carbonate Fuel Cell (MCFC) technology developed by Ecospray for Carbon Capture in shipping, matches the expected targets announced by the company at the beginning of the project....

ABS APPROVES PRE-COMBUSTION  CARBON CAPTURE SYSTEM

ABS APPROVES PRE-COMBUSTION  CARBON CAPTURE SYSTEM

ABS has issued New Technology Qualification (NTQ) for a first-of-its-kind, pre-combustion carbon capture system based on the thermo-catalytic decomposition process (TCD) from Rotoboost, a global hydrogen company based in Norway. Rotoboost’s TCD allows for continuous...

AiP FROM LR FOR AMMONIA FUELLED BOXSHIP PROJECT

AiP FROM LR FOR AMMONIA FUELLED BOXSHIP PROJECT

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has awarded Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering (NACKS) Approval in Principle (AiP) for an ammonia-fueled 16,000 TEU container ship. The AiP was presented at LR’s Nantong office and marks another milestone for ammonia as a fuel for container ship...

MAERSK METHANOL MEGA-BOXSHIPS TO BE CLASSED BY ABS

MAERSK METHANOL MEGA-BOXSHIPS TO BE CLASSED BY ABS

ABS has announced that it will class the six latest large ocean-going, methanol-fuelled container vessels ordered by AP Moller-Maersk (Maersk). The order takes the total of dual-fuel engine vessels that can sail on green methanol on order from Maersk to ABS class to...

LR AND TRIUMPH JOIN FORCES FOR SUSTAINABLE OFFSHORE VESSELS

LR AND TRIUMPH JOIN FORCES FOR SUSTAINABLE OFFSHORE VESSELS

Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Triumph Energy, a marine technology company specialising in green technology and automation, have announced a new Joint Development Project (JDP) to ensure vessels are built and operated sustainably. The collaboration will see a new ShipRight...

DSME RECEIVES AiP FOR HYBRID LNGC

DSME RECEIVES AiP FOR HYBRID LNGC

ABS has awarded approval in principle (AiP) to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for its hybrid power system, a configuration previously limited to smaller vessels in the maritime marketplace, to aid large liquified natural gas carrier (LNGC) ships....

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BV PROVIDES AiP FOR DSME AMMONIA PROJECT

BV PROVIDES AiP FOR DSME AMMONIA PROJECT

Bureau Veritas (BV has delivered an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for its innovative design and development of an 86K Ammonia (NH3) carrier with NH3 propulsion.  The certificate was delivered to Jae Hyuk Woo, Senior...

HONG KONG SUSTAINABLE PASSENGER FERRIES TO BE CLASSED BY BV

HONG KONG SUSTAINABLE PASSENGER FERRIES TO BE CLASSED BY BV

Bureau Veritas (BV) has been selected for the classification of nine passenger ferries that will transport over 5 million passengers annually on three routes between Hong Kong and outlying islands Lamma Island, Peng Chau, and Hei Ling Chau. The nine high speed craft...

ClassNK RULES AND GUIDANCES NOW VIEWABLE VIA WEB APP

ClassNK RULES AND GUIDANCES NOW VIEWABLE VIA WEB APP

Japanese classification society ClassNK has released a new web application 'ClassNK RuleViewer' to view its Rules and Guidances on a browser.  The application allows users to search and view the latest ClassNK Rules for the Survey and Construction of Steel ships...

BV AiP FOR AMMONIA-READY VLCC DESIGN

BV AiP FOR AMMONIA-READY VLCC DESIGN

Bureau Veritas (BV) has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) for a LNG dual fuelled and ammonia fuel prepared very large crude carrier (VLCC) to a consortium comprising China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES), TotalEnergies, Dalian Shipbuilding Industry (DSIC) and...

DESIGN APPROVAL FOR INNOVATIVE LCO2 CARRIER

DESIGN APPROVAL FOR INNOVATIVE LCO2 CARRIER

Lloyd's Register (LR) and Liberian International Ship and Corporate Registry (LISCR) have awarded Design Approval to Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) for the development of the world’s first 30,000m3 liquefied carbon dioxide (LCO2)carrier. The new carrier will incorporate...

HYUNDAI’S ULTRA-LARGE LIQUID CO2 TANKER GAINS APPROVALS

HYUNDAI’S ULTRA-LARGE LIQUID CO2 TANKER GAINS APPROVALS

The next generation ultra large liquefied carbon dioxide (LCO2) carrier for Hyundai Heavy Industries Group (HHI) and Hyundai Glovis has received approval in principle (AiP) from both ABS and the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator. The...

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