Eelume beefing up its subsea robot

Equinor has awarded a contract to Eelume, Kongsberg Maritime and DNV GL to develop an environmental monitoring and survey module for the existing Eelume robot platform. Courtesy: Eelume The module will enable the autonomous range of Eelume robots to contribute … Read More

Anbaric, DNV GL Preparing Bid for New Jersey Offshore Wind Transmission

Anbaric Development Partners, a developer of electric transmission projects, says it will work with DNV GL, an advisor in the energy industry, to prepare the company’s bid for offshore wind transmission in New Jersey.  The strategic partnership comes ahead of … Read More

Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm gets DNV GL project certificate

DNV GL has officially issued the project certificate to Vattenfall for its Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm in Denmark. The certification covered the turbines including their support structure plus all the cabling connecting them to the offshore substation. Inspections … Read More

Leosphere Upgrades WindCube Profiling Lidar

Leosphere, a Vaisala company that specializes in developing, manufacturing and servicing lidar instruments for wind energy, says it increased the measurement capabilities, services and turnkey options for WindCube – a vertical profiling lidar for wind energy applications. “With renewable energy … Read More

KSOE wins AiP for wing-sail propulsion system

DNV GL has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) to Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE) for a wing-sail auxiliary propulsion system for ships.  The wind-powered auxiliary propulsion system is the result of a joint research project from KSOE, the … Read More

DNV GL selected for Trion FPU job by BHP

Global verification and classification body DNV GL will verify that the new infrastructure built for BHP’s Trion project in Mexico is compliant with local and global safety as well as other requirements. The Verification Body and Classification contract specifies DNV … Read More

DNV GL: Floating wind in need of comprehensive industry standards

Floating wind will account for 2 per cent of the world’s power supply by 2050 and its cost will drop some 70 per cent by that time. Still, a more comprehensive industry standards and risk management are required for the … Read More

GE’s Haliade-X Turbine Receives Full Type Certificate

GE Renewable Energy says its Haliade-X 12 MW prototype, one of the world’s most powerful wind turbines, has received a full type certificate from global independent certification body DNV GL.  This certification, which follows a provisional type certification announced in … Read More

HySHIP hydrogen project secures EU funding

Maritime innovation project HySHIP has been granted €8 million (about $9.4 million) in EU funding as the Norwegian government announces a strengthened focus on the development and commercialization of hydrogen as a carbon-neutral fuel. The project embraces 14 European partners … Read More

Mainstream Renewable Power reveals 1.4 GW offshore wind project in Vietnam

Ireland-headquartered Mainstream Renewable Power, in a joint venture with the Phu Cuong Group, has submitted an application for a 1 GW offshore wind project in Vietnam, adding to the 400 MW already in development within the same project. The joint … Read More