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DNV GL launches revised design standard and new certification guideline for floating wind turbines

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Category: Energy

DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, has published the revised standard for design of floating wind turbine structures DNV GL-ST-0119, and a new guideline for the certification of floating wind turbines, DNVGL-SE-0422. Together, the two documents define design and certification requirements for floating offshore wind turbine concepts, prototypes […]

Source: DNV GL

Published: September 24, 2018


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The World’s First Electric Autonomous Container Ship To Set Sail In Norway

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Category: Automobile / Transport

Plans for an autonomous, purely electric container ship are making waves internationally as Norway positions itself as a global pioneer in alternative propulsion systems. The ‘Yara Birkeland’ will be the world’s first autonomous electric container ship, and will no doubt change freight transport at sea. It’s been commissioned by the Norwegian fertilizer manufacturer Yara International, which […]

Source: Cleantechnica

Published: September 24, 2018


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Beste andre kvartal på fire år for Equinor

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Category: Energy

Equinor slapp torsdag resultatene for andre kvartal. Rapporten viser et justert resultat som økte fra 3,0 til 4,3 milliarder dollar. Det er det beste justerte resultatet i andre kvartal selskapet har hatt siden 2014, like før oljeprisen falt og sendte næringen ut i en dyp nedtur. Analytikernes konsensusforventning var at selskapet skulle levere et justert […]

Source: E24

Published: September 24, 2018


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Wilhelmsen abandons large US acquisition

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Category: Shipping & Offshore

Norway’s Wilhelmsen is setting aside plans to acquire Drew Marine Technical Services after a US court decision. A US District Court for the District of Columbia announced that it will grant the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) motion for an injunction to block Wilhelmsen’s acquisition of Drew Marine Technical Services. Consequently, Wilhelmsen and Drew have agreed […]

Source: Maritime Professional

Published: September 24, 2018


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Cargill launches global CO2 challenge with DNV GL to decarbonize shipping

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Category: Shipping & Offshore

US-based trade giant Cargill announced the launch of ‘CO2 Challenge’ which aims to find and scale new technologies capable of reducing a ship’s gross CO2 emissions by 10%. The initiative, focused on decarbonizing the shipping sector, is being launched in partnership with DNV GL. The announcement comes some days after the company revealed plans to […]

Source: Safety4Sea

Published: September 24, 2018


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