LNG newbuilding market in a ‘perfect storm’
Panos Mitrou, LR's Global Gas Segment Director, discusses the myriad of challenges the LNG newbuilding market is currently experiencing and the link between energy security and energy transition.
FSRUs – oceans of opportunity.
Anna Apostolopoulou, LR's Global Floating Offshore Installations Director, explains how floating technology can provide a faster, cheaper and more flexible pathway to project development that could help transform the lives of millions of people.
Singapore survey team spearheads LR’s digital assurance drive.
Covid-related restrictions on ship access have generated many challenges for ship surveyors, particularly in Asia. The LR team there has adapted fast to ensure it can meet its customers’ requirements with a range of new assurance techniques.
150 years of LR in Norway.
This year at Nor-Shipping, we are reflecting on LR's history in Norway and looking to the future, as we celebrate 150 years of operation in the country.
Global tanker fleet struggles to break even.
A generational energy crisis has created the most challenging environment ever in which shipowners must make decisions about investing in tankers to transport energy commodities.
Managing Methane: has the answer been under our noses all along?
COP26 set ambitious new target when it comes to limiting methane emissions in pursuit of climate change goals. How can oil & gas companies – who play a significant role in making good on that commitment – help to achieve it?
Booming container market helps to fuel shipbuilding recovery.
Competition for yard space is shifting the balance of the yard-owner relationship says Roger Cornish, as he explores the latest trends in the shipbuilding industry, including alternative fuels and integration of smart systems.
Well in control: improving well integrity and optimising production
Less exploration, more optimisation: the global energy transition is driving fundamental changes in the oil & gas industry.
Human wellbeing – a critical element on the path to autonomy.
James Fanshawe discusses the importance of strong operational practices, design factors and effective planning in managing the wellbeing of remote personnel monitoring and controlling autonomous ships.
Container ship owners need clarity on CII implications.
Nick Gross explains why clarification on the IMO’s Carbon Intensity Indicator is urgently required by container ship owners and operators to avoid last minute operational and financial pain.