Danish Offshore Industry


Dokken 10
DK-6700 Esbjerg
+45 79 12 86 00 (daytime)
12000 employees


Lars Præst Ørsted

About DNV GL
DNV GL is the independent expert in risk management and quality assurance, operating in more than 100 countries. Through its broad experience and deep expertise DNV GL advances safety and sustainable performance, sets industry benchmarks, and inspires and invents solutions. 

Whether assessing a new ship design, optimizing the performance of a wind farm, analyzing sensor data from a gas pipeline or certifying a food company’s supply chain, DNV GL enables its customers and their stakeholders to make critical decisions with confidence. 

Driven by its purpose, to safeguard life, property, and the environment, DNV GL helps tackle the challenges and global transformations facing its customers and the world today and is a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful and forward-thinking companies.

[In the maritime industry] 
DNV GL is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.

Services include:
• Classification of ships and mobile offshore units
• Certification of materials and components
• Technical, safety, business risk and environmental advisory
• Training and competence-related services


[In the oil and gas industry]

DNV GL is the technical advisor to the oil and gas industry. We bring a broader view to complex business and technology risks in global and local markets. Providing a neutral ground for industry cooperation, we create and share knowledge with our customers, setting standards for technology development and implementation. From project initiation to decommissioning, our independent experts enable companies to make the right choices for a safer, smarter and greener future.

Services include:
• Risk management advisory
• Technical advisory
• Noble Denton marine services
• Technical assurance: Certification and verification; Inspection

[In the power and renewables industry]

DNV GL delivers advisory, certification and testing services to stakeholders in the energy value chain. Our expertise spans energy markets and regulations, onshore and offshore wind and solar power generation, power transmission and distribution grids, energy storage and sustainable energy use. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

Services include:
• Power and renewables advisory and monitoring services
• Renewables certification
• Energy storage services
• Digitalization of energy
• Energy management services

[For business assurance]

DNV GL is one of the world’s leading certification bodies. We help businesses assure the performance of their organizations, products, people, facilities and supply chains through certification, verification, assessment, and training services. Partnering with our customers, we build sustainable business performance and create stakeholder trust across all types of industries.


Services include:
• Management system certification
• Product certification & assurance
• Supply chain solutions & assurance
• Sustainability practices solutions, audits & strategy
• Competence training & personnel certification
• Functional safety training & assessment
• Digital assurance solutions for supply chains, ecosystems and packaged goods
• Healthcare accreditation & certification
• Food & beverage industry solutions


[For digital solutions]

DNV GL is a world-leading provider of digital solutions for managing risk and improving safety and asset performance for ships, pipelines, processing plants, offshore structures, electric grids, smart cities and more.
Our open industry platform Veracity, cyber security and software solutions support business-critical activities across many industries, including maritime, energy and healthcare.

Services include:
• Generic and industry specific software
• Tailored analytics solutions
• Digitalization and data management advisory
• Cyber security assurance, advisory and penetration testing
• Veracity open data platform