As of 12 September 2013, DNV and Germanischer Lloyd (GL) have merged to DNV GL. The new company DNV.GL has started operating as one company with effect from 12 September 2013, DNV.GL forms the world’s largest ship classification society, a leading technical advisor to the oil & gas industry and a leading expert in wind and power transmission and distribution. DNV.GL also takes the position as one of the top three management system certification bodies in the world. The Industrial Services operating area of the DNV.GL Group offers comprehensive services in the fields of testing, certification and consulting all over the globe, DNV.GL is active in other business segments such as Wind Energy, Systems Certification and Material & Failure Analysis, complex marine engineering , MWS and various world leading Industrial software applications (RBI,AIM) etc. With our experts, DNV GL committed to support customers with the best and meanwhile contribute to make the world safer, smarter and greener.