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Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS launches industry first LNG cargo ready notation

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has launched the industry’s first LNG Cargo Ready notation this ye...

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ABS, AEC Working Together on New Ultra Large Ethane Ships

ABS is supporting the development of a fleet of 150,000 m³ ULECs, one of the biggest ethane carriers...

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

ABS approves Jiangnan’s two next-generation gas carrier designs

Classification society ABS has granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) for two next-generation gas ca...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Jiangnan Shipyard Granted AIP for Two New Gas Carrier Designs

The Approvals in Principle (AIP) were received for a 91,000 m3 VLGC and a 99,000 m3 VLEC. ...

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

ABS, Samsung Heavy Sign JDP for Digital Tech Incorporation

The JDP concerns the use of digital tech to streamline designing, building, and classing of assets. ...

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

ABS, HHI Group Partner Up on Digitalization and Decarbonization to Advance Ship Designs

ABS, HHI and HGS agree on a framework for the exchange of D&D concepts to apply to present and ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Samsung Heavy, ABS Team Up on Next-Generation LNG Carrier

The carrier will incorporate smart-ship technologies and advanced air lubrication system for improve...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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DSME Gets AiP for World’s Largest Ethane/Ethylene Carrier Design

The 165,000 cbm jumbo ethane/ethylene carriers would have IMO Type B cargo tanks made of Hi-MN steel...

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

ABS to class new mono column self-elevating platform

ABS will class Calm Oceans’ new self-elevating platform with a triangular mono column design. ...

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

ABS, MOL Team Up on up to 14 New Gas Carriers

ABS and MOL sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS to class Harvey Gulf’s ‘tri-fuel’ offshore vessels

U.S. offshore vessel owner Harvey Gulf has hired ABS classification society to class its two offshor...

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Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS Ready to Class Its First “Tri-Fuel” Ship

ABS will class two offshore supply vessels being retrofitted with a battery/converter system. ...

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Posted: about 1 year ago

Harvey Gulf chooses ABS to class first ‘tri-fueled’ OSV

ABS has been selected to class two dual-fuel offshore supply vessels being retrofitted with a batter...

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

ABS Outlook: Alternative Fuels Will Be Key to Reaching IMO Low Carbon Targets

Adopting alternative fuels will be a major challenge in reaching low-carbon shipping goals, ABS said...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS approves design of OOS-owned new semi-submersible crane vessel

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has recently granted an approval in principle to the design of OOS...

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ABS Working with Google, SoftServe on AI Corrosion Detection

The accuracy of the AI system was already demonstrated in a pilot project. ...

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ABS, CINS to Jointly Reduce Dangerous Goods Stowage Risks

A set of guidelines are to be published following a three-month trial. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Hudong-Zhonghua gas carrier designs get nod from ABS

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) to two new gas carrier ...

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

Hudong-Zhonghua Gets ABS AIPs for Two Gas Carrier Designs

The new vessel designs are for a 200,000 cbm LNG carrier and a 147,000 cbm very large ethane carrier...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ABS approves two DSIC LNG-powered ship designs

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) granted approval in principle to two liquefied natural gas (LNG)-p...

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Posted: about 1 year ago

DSIC’s Two LNG-Powered Designs Win AIP from ABS

DSIC has secured Approval in Principle for two LNG-powered designs. ...

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

ABS approves Wison floating gas to methanol vessel design

China’s Wison Offshore & Marine has received an approval in principle from ABS for its la...

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

ABS, Fleet Management Partner on Cyber Security

ABS Advanced Solutions, Fleet Management Limited reached a deal to partner up on cyber security. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Turbine Parts Transporter Gets ABS Nod

Classification and technical advisory services provider ABS has granted an Approval in Principal (AI...

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Posted: about 1 year ago

Interview: How Smart Are Your Ships?

Novak: smart functionality is part of the industry’s journey to autonomy. ...

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

ABS, GE teaming up on digital twin tech for offshore rigs

ABS, one of the world’s leading classification societies, has teamed up with GE collaborating on dig...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: about 1 year ago