Germanischer Lloyd

Germanische Lloyd (GL) sets standards in technology, quality and safety for the shipping industry. In addition to the classification of all kinds of ships, Germanische Lloyd operates globally as a technical monitoring organization. The company employs approx. 3,000 staff at 173 locations in 75 nations.

As a worldwide market leader in the field of ship classification, Germanische Lloyd ensures technical safety on board approx. 6,000 ships. Over 120 flag states have authorised GL to supervise sovereign tasks. The number of current new build contracts amounts to over 900 ships.

GL Industrial Services and their subsidiaries offer technical services in the areas of inspection, certification and consulting. They focus mainly on the international oil and gas sectors, wind energy, system certification and construction technology.

The Germanische Lloyd supports the development of the SkySails-System as advisor in order to ensure compliance with regulations.