Posts Tagged ‘ABS(American Bureau of Shipping)’

Crowley Government Services Group Achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification

Crowley Government Services Group Achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Certification
l to r: Sharon Baris, director, contract administration; Mike Golonka, vice president, government services; Maria Hope, manager, technology and Lisa Leone, business systems analyst (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; December 28, 2016) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp.’s government services group has achieved worldwide...
December 28th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Regulatory | Read More

ABS, SHI Conclude JDP for New TLP Design

ABS, SHI Conclude JDP for New TLP Design
Industry partners work together to develop new production unit option. (Busan, Republic of Korea) ABS, the leading provider of classification and technical services to the offshore industry, and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) of South Korea announce the conclusion of a joint development project (JDP)...
October 19th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Awarded Maritime Cybersecurity Research Contract

ABS Awarded Maritime Cybersecurity Research Contract
Howard Fireman ABS directs Joint Industry Development Project to determine the direction of cybersecurity in the maritime industry. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the global marine and offshore industries, has been awarded a research contract by the Maritime...
October 7th, 2016 | Awards, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Chairman delivers keynote address at Coast Guard Foundation Awards Dinner

ABS Chairman delivers keynote address at Coast Guard Foundation Awards Dinner
Christopher J. Wiernicki (pictured on the left) applauds US Coast Guard cybersecurity initiatives and discusses ABS’ industry-leading cybersafety program. (San Francisco, CA) ABS Chairman, President and CEO Christopher J. Wiernicki addressed the Coast Guard Foundation at the 2016 Pacific Area Awards...
September 26th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Updated Ballast Water Guide Keeps Pace with Evolving Regulatory Requirements

Updated Ballast Water Guide Keeps Pace with Evolving Regulatory Requirements
DR. Kirsi Tikka Expanded Guide helps industry navigate ballast water treatment system design and installation requirements. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the marine and offshore industries, has updated the ABS Guide for Ballast Water Treatment to support...
September 20th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Environment, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

ABS Fills Methodology Void with Dynamically Installed Piles Guidance Notes

ABS Fills Methodology Void with Dynamically Installed Piles Guidance Notes
Howard Fireman Guidance Notes provide first industry best practices on design methodology for dynamically installed piles. (Houston) ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the offshore industry, has published Guidance Notes that includes the first industry best practices on design...
August 10th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy | Read More

ABS Expands India Office

ABS Expands India Office
Demand growth for ABS Nautical Systems Software spurs hiring (Pune, India) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industries, announces a significant expansion of its captive delivery center in Pune, India. The move to the new Tech Park One location will...
August 1st, 2016 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles | Read More

US Coast Guard Recognizes ABS Employee for Leadership in US Gas Development

US Coast Guard Recognizes ABS Employee for Leadership in US Gas Development
Roy Bleiberg Roy Bleiberg receives USCG Meritorious Public Service Award for efforts to advance the safe, clean, and viable use of gas in the maritime industry. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the global marine and offshore industries, is pleased to announce...
July 27th, 2016 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Gas | Read More

DYNAMARINe Certified as a Training Center for STS by ABS

DYNAMARINe Certified as a Training Center for STS by ABS
DYNAMARINe Certified by ABS as an STS Training Centre   DYNAMARINe received earlier this month accreditation according to G-CMET training standards of ABS. The following Four STS related courses have been certified:   STS Handling for deck officers and masters. STS Handling for Mooring Masters Advanced...
July 1st, 2016 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Regulatory | Read More

ABS, Capital Ship Management Corp. Improve Propulsion Shaft Monitoring with ABS Smart Bearing™ Solution

ABS, Capital Ship Management Corp. Improve Propulsion Shaft Monitoring with ABS Smart Bearing™ Solution
Vangelis Marinakis with Christopher J. Wiernicki. Athens, Greece, June 9, 2016. ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industries, and Capital Ship Management Corp. (“Capital”), a distinguished ship management company, have collaborated to install an...
June 9th, 2016 | Associations | Read More

ABS Unveils Improved Port State Control Detention Guidance

ABS Unveils Improved Port State Control Detention Guidance
Tony Nassif ABS Unveils Improved Port State Control Detention Guidance New mobile-friendly, interactive format makes it easy to define and address Port State Control compliance concerns to reduce detentions ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the global marine and offshore...
April 11th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

ABS-Classed Vessel Carries Historic LNG Export from US

ABS-Classed Vessel Carries Historic LNG Export from US
Christopher Wiernicki Milestone marks another important ‘first’ in the Class Society’s long history of serving the gas market. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the global marine and offshore industries, congratulates Cheniere Energy, Inc. on its commissioning...
March 1st, 2016 | Classification Societies, LNG, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ABS, MARIC Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

ABS, MARIC Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement
Parties collaborate to improve efficiency, compliance. (Shanghai) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industry, has signed a Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Marine Design & Research Institute of China (MARIC) to expand collaboration, focusing...
January 9th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

ABS, SDARI Sign Design Development Agreement

ABS, SDARI Sign Design Development Agreement
Howard Fireman Parties expand cooperation in developing a new generation of feeder container carriers. (Shanghai –) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industry, has signed a Design Development Agreement with Shanghai Merchant Ship Design &...
December 3rd, 2015 | Classification Societies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ABS Executive Speaks at World Shipping (China) Summit 2015

ABS Executive Speaks at World Shipping (China) Summit 2015
Howard Fireman ABS Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Howard Fireman says cycles are temporary, but vision is long term. (Guangzhou, China) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industries, participated in the World Shipping Summit 2015,...
November 6th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ABS to Class LNG Bunker Barge for WesPac Midstream and Clean Marine Energy

ABS to Class LNG Bunker Barge for WesPac Midstream and Clean Marine Energy
Christopher Wiernicki Major step in development of North American LNG fuel infrastructure draws on multi-disciplinary gas sector experience (Houston–) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industries, has been selected to class an LNG bunker barge...
October 30th, 2015 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

ABS Grants AIP to Altair’s LNG Containment Concept

ABS Grants AIP to Altair’s LNG Containment Concept
Christopher Wiernicki Innovative ‘cubic donut’ tank system design will deliver increased cargo capacity while reducing loading and sloshing risks. (Houston –) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the global marine and offshore industries, has granted Approval in Principle...
October 28th, 2015 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

FSP LNG Containment System Construction To Begin Next Spring

FSP LNG Containment System Construction To Begin Next Spring
Chairman Zhang Mi The joint venture group FSP LNG BV is delighted to announce that it is taking the FSP LNG Flat Panel Semi-membrane Prismatic Type B containment system through General Design Approval (GDA) with the American Bureau of Shipping in Houston, and is projecting that construction of the...
October 28th, 2015 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dr. Stephen Liu Named ABS Chair, Colorado School of Mines

Dr. Stephen Liu Named ABS Chair, Colorado School of Mines
Endowed chair in the Department Metallurgical and Materials Engineering underscores ABS’ ongoing commitment to education. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of marine shipping and offshore classification services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen Liu to the American Bureau of Shipping...
October 13th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, Mining, Person Profiles | Read More

Christopher J. Wiernicki Meets Maritime Industry Stakeholders in Role as IACS Chairman

Christopher J. Wiernicki Meets Maritime Industry Stakeholders in Role as IACS Chairman
Christopher Wiernicki ABS Chairman, President and CEO outlines IACS strategic plan. (Houston) ABS Chairman, President and CEO Christopher J. Wiernicki has taken part in a series of meetings with maritime industry stakeholders in his capacity as chairman of the International Association of Classification...
September 25th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IACS | Read More

ABS Drives Game-Changing Technology Through Academic Research

ABS Drives Game-Changing Technology Through Academic Research
Christopher Wiernicki University Partnership Symposium spotlights groundbreaking research that will contribute to sustainable solutions for industry. (Houston –)  ABS, a leading provider of maritime and offshore classification services, revealed significant advances in technology at its recent...
August 13th, 2015 | Academia, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

ABS to Class 45, 000 cbm LNG Carrier for Landmark Capital

ABS to Class 45, 000 cbm LNG Carrier for Landmark Capital
Patrick Janssens Class society will provide approval of new containment system and classification for medium-sized LNG vessel to be built in China for Sino-Norwegian company (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the maritime and offshore industries, has been chosen to class...
June 2nd, 2015 | Classification Societies, LNG, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ABS to Class LNG-fueled Short-sea Containerships for Nordic Hamburg

ABS to Class LNG-fueled Short-sea Containerships for Nordic Hamburg
Kirsi Tikka Class society leverages experience in LNG as fuel technology for first feeder ships dedicated to operations in European Sulfur Emissions Control Area.  10 September 2014 – (Hamburg, Germany) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the maritime and offshore industries,...
September 10th, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Announces Ballast Water Management Systems Selection Service

ABS Announces Ballast Water Management Systems Selection Service
Howard Fireman Class society leverages leading knowledge of technology and regulations to aid owners in selection of right solution for their needs. 8 September 2014  – (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the maritime industry, has announced the launch of its Ballast...
September 8th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More