Dutch Naval Design

Roadmap 2: Digital twinning

Strategic objective: Digital capturing/representing all aspects and characteristics of a new construction project with the aim of optimizing it throughout the entire life cycle from conception to decommissioning.

Current Services - Customer Stories




Simulation Trust Center


Open Simulation Platform (OPS)


Structures advisory services

Our analyses provide design solutions for reliable and trouble-free operation


Safety, risk & reliability advisory services

Get technical decision support and risk assessments for safe and reliable design and operations

Knowledge, insights and whitepapers


Maritime cyber security

With rapid digital transformation new threats and regulatory requirements appear


Technical and Regulatory News

Get useful information about up-to-date technical and statutory matters


Maritime Electrification for Utilities Workshop Report


2020 Battery Performance Scorecard


Maritime Publications

Here you can find our latest publications available for download


Industry insights: Supporting the industry towards best practice data exchange

DNV’s recently published D-INF (data collection infrastructure and vessel connectivity) class notation is a powerful quality assurance tool to ensure efficient and standardized ship-to-shore data exchange.


Enabling transformation: DNV supports Grieg Star with digital roadmap for the future

The maritime industry must navigate a challenging course through digital transformation in pursuit of smarter, safer, more efficient and sustainable shipping.


A new, open industry standard for 3D model-based class approval

As the shipping and shipbuilding industry makes great strides in digitalization, there are more opportunities for classification to streamline and accelerate its approval processes where the use of 3D models instead of drawings has become a reality.

Rules, standards & recommended practices


Rules & standards explorer


Mechanical & systems engineering services

We aim to minimise failure risks of your vessel’s machinery

Webinars & podcasts


AI and Technology: Rethinking energy consumption


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On-demand webinars for the maritime industry

Explore our on-demand webinars on maritime topics