Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organizations to advance the safety and sustainability of their businesses. We are the leading technical advisor within the pipeline industry, providing state-of-the-art services and software to comply, manage risk and improve asset performance. Over the years, DNV GL has created a series of internationally recognized standards, service specifications and recommended practices together with the industry. Our first pipeline code was issued in 1976 and has achieved global recognition, winning prestigious industry awards. Currently around 65% of all new projects globally are designed to it.