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Posted: 12 days ago

ABS, HHI analyze vessels’ CO2 footprint in the design stage

Classification society ABS and South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) have complete...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

ABS to class Green Jade

Houston-based classification society ABS is to provide classification services to the first floating...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

ABS remote survey certifies steel for Lamprell rigs

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has conducted a remote survey for steel certification at a ste...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

ABS chief calls for adequate training of seafarers to cope with digital challenges

The shipping industry has been fairly slow in adopting digitalization, due to its conservative natur...

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  • Technology
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Maersk, partners launch a center for zero carbon shipping

Industry majors led by shipping giant A.P. Møller – Mærsk have teamed up in an effort to devel...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 3 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 3 months ago
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Decarbonization: How to order future-proof ships when we don’t know the end game?

The path toward decarbonization of the shipping industry in line with the IMO 2050 target – a ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

ABS gives AIP to dual deadweight bulk carrier design

Classification society ABS has granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to a dual deadweight neo-panamax ...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 3 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 5 months ago

Three pathways to decarbonization of shipping

There are three potential fuel pathways toward developing zero-emission vessels and decarbonizing th...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Shipping industry sees growth in remote surveys in times of coronavirus crisis

Remote ship surveys and inspections have become increasingly popular amid the coronavirus crisis. ...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

ABS to class new jack-up drilling units for Silver Eagle

ABS, a global classification provider, will provide classification for a series of self-elevating dr...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

ABS to class new jack-up drilling units for Silver Eagle

ABS, a global classification provider, will provide a classification for a series of self-elevating ...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Shipping Industry Sees Growth in Remote Surveys in Times of Coronavirus Crisis

Remote ship surveys and inspections have become increasingly popular amid the coronavirus crisis. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

ABS to Class World’s Largest Type-B Ethane Carriers

ABS to class world’s largest Type-B VLECs by Jiangnan. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

ABS approves KHI’s LNG fuel gas system

Classification society ABS has granted approval in principle (AIP) to Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

ABS, ClassNK Award AIP to Kawasaki Heavy for LPG as Fuel System Design

ABS grants to Kawasaki Heavy for the company’s LPG as fuel system design. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

LNG Carrier Saga Dawn Delivered

Saga LNG Shipping has taken delivery of its LNG carrier Saga Dawn. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ABS, DSME Ink Digitalization and Decarbonization JDP

ABS and DSME sign a JDP agreement to explore decarbonization, digitalization strategies for VLCC, UL...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ABS approves Deltamarin, GTT LNG-fueled bulk carrier design

US-based classification society ABS has granted approval in principle (AIP) to ship designer Deltama...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Deltamarin, GTT Win AIP for Dual-Fuel Newcastlemax Design

Classification society ABS grants AIP to Deltamarin and GTT for a dual-fuel Newcastlemax bulker desi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ABS Grants AIP to Vard for First Jones Act SOV

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has granted the first Approval in Principle (AIP) to Vard for ...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ABS Partners Up with MAN, SDARI on Ammonia-Fueled Feeder Ship

ABS has joined forces with MAN and SDARI to develop an ammonia-fueled feeder vessel. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

ABS approves SHI’s LNG boil-off technology

Classification society ABS has awarded approval in principle (AIP) to Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI)...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Arista Shipping Embarks on Smart Shipping Journey with ABS

The deal is seen as the first step for Arista along the road to smart shipping operations. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

ABS Introduces Industry’s 1st Guide to Tackle Containership Fire Issue

ABS’s guide is addressing firefighting and safety systems of cargo holds of container vessels....

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS grants AIP for space industry-inspired carbon fiber LNG tanks

Classification society ABS has granted approval in principle (AIP) to the conceptual design of carbo...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS Unveils LNG Cargo Ready Notation for Ethane Carriers

ABS launches the industry’s first LNG Cargo Ready notation for ethane carriers. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago