Global technical expertise starts with us. As your trusted adviser, you can confidently navigate the changes ahead to grow your business while operating safely, sustainably and profitably. 

Technical expertise and trusted advice  

The maritime industry is undergoing dramatic changes, especially in decarbonisation and energy transitions. But for maritime organisations, keeping pace can be complex and costly without the right support. As the industry’s trusted adviser, LR’s technical expertise provides the support and confidence needed to achieve every objective.   

Wherever your assets are based, our technical experts can help you enhance operational efficiency and decisively respond to incidents. In addition, we can help you to comply with stringent regulations, overcome decarbonisation challenges and transform your business performance. At every stage, our trusted advice will support your organisation to grow and operate safely, sustainably and profitably. 

Our technical professional services are global 

One of our main strengths is the global nature of our business. We unite our exceptional expertise and technical capabilities to deliver impactful results for our customers. This includes technical advisory, management consultancy, fuel testing, condition assessment programs and ship emergency response. 

LR’s solutions are scalable, and our approach is consultative. This enables us to identify and implement operational efficiency improvements, keep your assets productive, and help you make optimal choices for a confident outlook. 

Maritime Decarbonisation Hub

Every energy transition journey is different. It’s why our Maritime Decarbonisation Hub connects LR with stakeholders across the shipping value chain. We unify our industry-leading knowledge, regulatory insight, innovative research and extensive partner network to proactively support your energy transition objectives.

Operational support 

We provide global support to optimise your operational activities. Keeping you on the water and your assets operating efficiently whatever the circumstances. 

Technical and failure investigation services 

After an operationally impactful incident, there may be disruption to the availability of your ships or assets. Our highly technical engineering and expertise can accelerate your return to business and provide general monitoring and testing across complex systems. 

Performance, design and environmental services  

Our industry-leading expertise in asset performance and sustainability allows us to guide you to achieve regulatory compliance and prepare your fleets for the decarbonisation challenges that lie ahead.  

Business advisory 

Transform your maritime and ocean economy business performance, investment and project assurance with our trusted business advisory services. From management consulting for business operation transformations to due diligence activities and economic viability, your objectives are achievable with LR.   

Hazard, risk and reliability  

With LR, you can manage your technical and human risk with total confidence. Ensuring sustainable, safe and optimised performance for a profitable outlook

Maritime training
Our training courses help you navigate the maritime industry
All our trainers are practising surveyors, auditors or experts who bring experience and practicality to our training courses. Trainers make sure content is relevant, engaging and effective no matter how it's delivered.
Why choose LR?

As an independent organisation, LR has a rich history stretching back over 260 years. Our technical expertise and trusted advice are relied on by customers across the maritime industry, in every corner of the world.


 The breadth and depth of our expertise allow us to identify existing solutions or create bespoke options whenever required. Through our work in maritime rules and standards, we offer compliance assurance for existing, developing and future rules and regulations. At every stage, LR adds unrivalled value and confidence to the customer journey.