Tagged: Det Norske Veritas

Combating human trafficking

DNV joins forces with leading business partners to combat human trafficking The UN-backed campaign ‘End Human Trafficking Now’ of the Suzanne Mubarak Women’s International Peace Movement continues to advocate for involvement of the private...

New international social responsibility standard

100 countries and 40 international organisations behind the development of a common international social responsibility standard. The Norwegian launch was at DNV’s headquarters today. After five years of work involving participation from 100 countries...

Climate change and healthcare on DNV agenda

Green mechanisms to limit greenhouse gas emissions and global healthcare issues, were addressed at a meeting with Norway’s diplomatic corps abroad If there is to be any hope of limiting greenhouse gas emissions, efficient...

Students predict LNG as preferred fuel

According to DNV’s summer students, LNG could easily become the most feasible means of fuel in short sea shipping. The students’ report was presented today in front of an audience of 200 people –...

A birthday gift for NTNU's centennial

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim will receive one of the world’s leading experts on wind power as a birthday gift from Det Norske Veritas (DNV). NTNU will celebrate its centennial...

World's first for Polarcus and DNV

World’s first Arctic-ready 12 streamer seismic vessel classed by DNV Marine seismic outfit Polarcus has taken delivery of its third seismic vessel from Dubai Drydocks World. Officially named Polarcus Asima, the newbuild is the...

A new container ship concept introduced

Høvik: Quantum is the name of a new container ship concept introduced by DNV. The new concept is based on both technical and market research and innovation and is designed to transport more cargo...

Breakthrough guideline to boost Carbon Capture and Storage

DNV and the energy industry, with valuable contribution from government agencies, have developed the world’s most comprehensive guideline for safe and sustainable geological storage of CO2. This unified procedural framework is intended for global...