We help the maritime industry to manage risk in all phases of a ship’s life through ship classification, statutory certification, fuel testing and a range of technical, business risk and competency-related services. Our role is to:
• Set the standards
• Verify compliance with standards
Quality in all aspects of operations, no compromise on safety issues and solutions for sustainable environmental operations are the key criteria for DNV Maritime’s operations. We have a strong technology base with some 75 per cent of our employees holding a PhD, Master or Bachelor degree. Our investment in R&D amounts to some NOK 550 million each year.
• Classification according to DNV Rules and Imo Regulations - for all ship types
• Classification/ceritfiaction of materials, equipment and marine systmes
• Safety management certification Technical, management and competence advisory services
• Fuel testing
In 2008 we secured 391 contracts (18,1 mill. GT). We have an orderbook of 1412 vessels corresponding to 62,8 mill. GT. We have an existing fleet of 5626 vessels (131,9 mill. GT) and a market share of 15,2% in GT. DNV is authorised to act on behalf of some 80 national maritime authorities.