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    DNV GL – the world’s leading classification society, providing safer, smarter and greener shipping for nearly 150 years.

Call for industry to act upon the Maritime Labour Convention

Oslo: Sweden has become the 28th country to ratify the Maritime Labour Convention, and the threshold requirement for entry into force is expected to be fulfilled very soon. Shipowners, management companies, crew manning agencies and yards are encouraged to act now in order to handle the requirements effectively.

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  • Service and technology development

    Join us in setting new standards for the maritime industry.

  • Publications

    DNV produces a number of brochures, magazines and newsletters for customers and others interested in our maritime activities.

  • Maritime Academy North America Training

    DNV Academy creates enticing, engaging and fun learning experiences which inspire improvement, development and change; Fundamental Insights – Innovation and Results. One of the ways we do this is by enabling you to tap into the wealth of knowledge which DNV has acquired by working with thousands of excellent companies all around the world. Through this you will be learning from other experiences, mistakes, and successes, best practices and state of art knowledge.

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Students will help to find solutions for the oil spill protection of the Arctic

The oil activity in Arctic regions will require new technologies for oil spill prevention. “This summer, we will offer this innovative challenge to 10 creative students in the fields of engineering, economy or other disciplines,” says Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, DNV’s Vice President for Norway, Russia and Finland.

New certification framework for CO2 storage

DNV KEMA launches new certification framework to help Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) projects pass hurdles related to permitting, stakeholder support and internal decision gate requirements.

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