Looking for a specific product?

Make a search for products & suppliers, articles & news.

DNV GL ends operations in Iran by 4th November

Our operations in Iran will cease within 4 November 2018.  

After the international sanctions against Iran were lifted in 2016, DNV GL reopened its office in Tehran. During these two years, we have mainly delivered classification services to international shipping companies. In May the United States government announced reintroduction of sanctions against Iran in two stages, on 6 August and 4 November 2018, respectively.

 dedicated DNV GL team has followed developments closely and has assessed implications for our company since President Trump declared the unilateral withdrawal from the international nuclear agreement with Iran.

International financial transactions involving Iran have become impossible and the impending US sanctions are negatively influencing the business climate and opportunities.  Against this background, and to comply with the sanctions imposed by the US government, it has been decided by Group CEO Remi Eriksen to close down the DNV GL operations in Iran. 

Our operations in Iran will cease within 4 November 2018.  

DNV GL complies with all relevant international and national sanctions regulations. We regularly consult with legal advisers and authorities in Norway, the EU and the US to ensure that our business remains in compliance with all applicable requirements.


Associated companies:


Related news

Latest news

PRESS RELEASE: Servogear to propel Asian built windfarm vessels

The contract with Cheoy Lee Shipyards was signed in Q2 2018.

SERVICEBULLETIN: Grease filling of the propeller system

SERVICEBULLETIN 180921: Grease filling of the propeller system

FILM: The world´s first HD220 gearbox returns for an overhauling

The gearbox has been operating flawlessly for more than 20.000 hours...

Øveraasen delivers machine number 66 to New York

Totally over the last ten years, 

DNV GL commission worlds largest industrial explosion chamber at Spadeadam Research and Testing

The chamber supports not only a joint industry project ...

DNV GL celebrates double win at Lloyd’s List Asia Pacific Awards

We would like to thank all of the judges and Lloyd’s List for these awards,

WITH OR WITHOUT SKIRTINGS?

A theme that often comes back to me while working with new customers is the flooring,

Heating cable segment officially transferred to ØS Varme

Øglænd System AS’s future strategy will be focused on the sale...

Genesis is celebrating its 30th anniversary

TechnipFMC’s market-leading engineering and advisory company,