DNV GL is a pioneer in risk management in the polar regions, dating back to vessel classification during the early days of Arctic and Antarctic scientific exploration. We remain committed to leadership in this sector, with a comprehensive range of services for industry players planning operations in the Arctic, as well as those already active in the region. Key services include offshore classification, transportation solutions, subsea technology and ice load design. DNV GL takes an active role to ensure that regulations, technologies and standards are harmonised and adapted to the harsh Arctic conditions.


DNV GL Arctic Risk Management competence includes:

  • Technical and Operational Arctic knowledge
  • Research & innovation
  • Technology qualification
  • Offshore and Maritime safety
  • Working environment and human factors
  • Oil spill preparedness & response
  • Environmental risk in the Arctic
  • Project management