Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organizations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries. Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. Operating in more than 100 countries, our professionals are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
DNV GL is a leading certifying body for wave and tidal energy converters as far back as 2005, since the release of the DNV Guidelines for Design and Operation of Wave Energy Converters – May 2005, OSS-312 in 2008, using the Technology Qualification as the core element of certification, and GL Guideline for the Certification of Ocean Energy Converters.
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