DNV GL begins operating as one company with effect from 12 September. The company forms the world’s largest ship and offshore classification society, a leading technical advisor to the oil & gas industry and a leading expert for the electrical power industry value chain. DNV GL also takes the position as a world-leading certification body.
DNV's unique risk management approach to services provides us with the possibility to offer innovative services that meet customers' needs across industries and countries. DNV is recognised as a trusted partner for improved quality, safety and efficient operations in high risk global industries. The foundation was established in Norway in 1864, and has its headquarters outside Oslo.
DNV's key financial figures can be found here. They are updated once a year with the release of the Annual Report in May.
The DNV Council is one of the governing bodies of the Norwegian Foundation Det Norske Veritas, the parent company of the DNV Group.
DNV ensures that Corporate Responsibility (CR) is an integral part of its management system and business culture. This means staying ahead in all facets of sustainable development: economically, environmentally and socially.
The Board of Directors is the supreme governing body of the foundation and the DNV Group and exercises all governing functions that it has not explicitly vested in other governing bodies or committees of the Foundation.