ABS

2017 January 31

15:03 ABS publishes the ABS Guidance Notes on Subsea Hybrid Riser Systems

2017 January 27

18:01 ABS publishes the ABS Guide for Habitability of Industrial Personnel on Accommodation Vessels

2017 January 25

13:32 ABS publishes the ABS Guide for Building and Classing Drilling Tender Barges

2017 January 24

16:32 ABS publishes the ABS Guide for LNG Bunkering

2017 January 20

12:29 ABS delivers advanced cyber solutions

2016 December 22

12:01 World's first VLEC loads first ethane shipment

2016 December 14

07:49 ABS publishes industry’s first guidance for determining routes for subsea pipelines

2016 December 7

09:02 ABS introduces Acoustic Emission Technology

2016 November 30

07:44 ABS joins to the SEA\LNG coalition

2016 November 22

15:04 ABS releases industry-leading guidance for drones

2016 November 20

08:51 Stevens Institute of Technology dedicates ABS Engineering Center

2016 November 11

07:16 ABS classes world’s first Very Large Ethane Carrier

2016 October 26

15:04 ABS earns auditor status in AWO Responsible Carrier Program
12:10 Shipping industry meets in Tokyo to discuss mutual challenges

2016 October 20

16:29 ABS, SHI conclude JDP for new TLP design

2016 October 11

14:03 ABS hosts Ship Operators Cooperative Program

2016 October 7

10:49 ABS awarded Maritime Cybersecurity research contract

2016 September 22

18:10 ABS introduces industry-leading Guide on Subchapter M

2016 September 21

15:12 ABS updates the ABS Guide for Ballast Water Treatment to support industry in the design and installation of ballast water management solutions

2016 September 6

10:39 ABS expands comprehensive industry-first cyber system guidance

2016 September 5

12:02 ABS releases industry-leading guidance for container ships

2016 September 2

13:01 ABS classes world’s largest LNG powered ethane carrier

2016 August 26

12:15 ABS announces the publication of The ABS Guide for Certification of Offshore Access Gangways

2016 August 19

11:24 ABS advances landmark standardization JIP

2016 August 10

14:05 ABS issues Guidance Notes on Design and Installation of Dynamically Installed Piles

2016 August 2

12:09 ABS expands India office

2016 July 28

18:37 USCG recognizes ABS employee for leadership in US gas development

2016 June 28

15:03 ABS, Keppel define JDPs to accelerate innovation

2016 June 21

13:31 IACS Chairman drives industry safety improvements

2016 June 16

15:02 Japan designates ABS the first foreign RO authorized for maritime labor inspection

2016 June 10

14:02 ABS publishes the ABS Guidance Notes on the Development of Procedures and Technical Manuals

2016 June 9

13:31 ABS, Capital Ship Management Corp. improve propulsion shaft monitoring with ABS Smart Bearing™ solution

2016 June 8

12:01 ABS partners with leading Greek shipowners to address EU MRV regulations

2016 June 7

13:28 ABS joins forces with Arista Shipping, Deltamarin, GTT and Wärtsilä in a JDP for LNG-fueled vessels
10:08 ABS nautical systems enables next-generation vessel performance

2016 June 6

13:11 ABS Nautical Systems enables next-generation vessel performance

2016 May 2

12:21 ABS releases MODU lay-up, reactivation guide

2016 April 27

11:00 ABS reports strong performance in 2015

2016 April 25

15:40 ABS has published two documents to help industry with condition monitoring
12:01 ABS releases new condition monitoring guidance

2016 April 11

11:02 ABS unveils improved Port State Control Detention Guidance

2016 March 2

11:31 ABS-classed vessel carries historic LNG export from US

2016 March 1

10:33 ABS releases new Guide for Hazardous Materials Inventory

2016 February 16

15:30 LR and ABS join forces to deliver new industry standard software

2016 February 15

13:23 ABS centralizes global marine activities

2016 February 10

14:10 ABS Europe and Africa Division President Kirsi Tikka elected as a Foreign Member of the NAE

2016 February 4

11:21 ABS publishes Guidance Notes on the Application of Cybersecurity Principles to Marine and Offshore Operations

2016 February 2

17:06 ABS, COSCO sign Cooperation Agreement

2016 January 25

13:02 ABS realigns Americas Division

2016 January 21

14:02 ABS names new Chief Engineer

2016 January 8

13:34 ABS, MARIC sign strategic cooperation agreement

2015 December 3

14:03 ABS, SDARI sign design development agreement to develop a new generation of feeder container carriers

2015 November 30

16:04 ABS classes the world’s largest offshore wind farm installation vessel

2015 November 8

10:27 ABS Executive speaks at World Shipping (China) Summit 2015

2015 November 4

13:46 ABS issues ‘LNG-Ready’ approval to Crowley-Aker product tankers

2015 October 30

16:46 ABS to class LNG bunker barge for WesPac Midstream and Clean Marine Energy

2015 October 28

13:05 ABS grants approval for the design for the CNOOC Gas-Block terminal

2015 October 27

11:03 ABS to class first LNG carriers with KOGAS KC-1 containment system for SK Shipping

2015 October 21

11:30 ABS launches offshore standardization JIP

2015 October 19

16:04 Deltamarin, Arista Shipping, ABS and GTT join forces in LNG-powered bulk carrier design