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Smart Ship Certification

Ever Forward

Evergreen Marine Corp. Ltd. has been awarded Digital Safe Security certification from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for its latest 12,000 TEU ultralarge containership, Ever Forward, which was built and delivered by Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (SHI) in September 2020.   SHI used its smart ship solution, SVESSEL, to develop the digital ship system on board Ever Forward.  This solution provides operators and shore-based staff

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LR Partners with UK National Physical Laboratory on Marine Autonomy Assurance

LR NPL

Lloyd’s Register (LR) and the U.K.’s National Physical Laboratory (NPL) have teamed up to collaborate on marine autonomy projects to ensure that appropriate levels of service and competence can be achieved within the maritime industry. As part of the framework agreement, the two organizations will collectively establish and enhance the current body of knowledge for marine autonomy. This combination of

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Lloyd’s Register Awards World’s First Digital Type Approval to HHI

LR awards world’s first digital type approval to HHI

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. (HHI) has received type approval from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for the network security digital component of its Integrated Smartship Solution (ISS), confirming that the approved component performs its functionality seamlessly. The is the world’s first ever type approval of a digital component, according to LR.  Digital type approval delivers an assurance system to provide confidence

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Collaboration to Develop Large Ocean-Going Autonomous Vessel

Lloyd’s Register (LR) announced during Singapore Maritime Week a memorandum of understanding with both ST Engineering Electronics Ltd., an information communications technologies provider and co-creater of Smart City Solutions, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd., the second largest trading house in Japan. The partners will collaborate on a project titled, “Development of Ocean-going Autonomous Navigation System on a Marine Asset”. The collaboration

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UN Makes a Business Plan for Sustainable Ocean Management

The United Nations Global Compact Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business launched on June 8, World Oceans Day, at UN headquarters in New York. The three-year program convenes leaders in ocean industries along with the UN, world governments, academia and civil society to work toward the sustainable use of the oceans. Lloyd’s Register, which has joined as a founding member of

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Cyber-Enabled Ship is Officially Noted by Lloyd’s Register

MV COSCO Shipping Aries, a 20 K TEU container ship delivered to COSCOS in January, is the first ever container ship to receive Lloyd’s Register’s cyber–enabled ship (CES) descriptive note, “Cyber AL3 Secure Perform”, for its energy management system. The ship was built by Nantong COSCOS KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd (NACKS). The ship complies with the revised version of Lloyd’s Register’s

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