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ABS, HHI and KSOE Collaborate on Green Hydrogen Production and Carbon Capture and Storage GLASGOW, Scotland -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At COP26, ABS, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE) have announced two landmark joint development projects (JDPs) to develop decarbonization technologies to support global sustainability ambitions. The JDPs address green...

ABS Takes Smart Class Services Mobile -Tuesday 21 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABS today launches a unique suite of fleet management and vessel compliance services powered by smart functionality and advanced analytics which, in an industry first, will also be available through the new ABS App. Designed to anticipate client needs and provide intuitive,...

ABS Unveils Latest Trends and Projections for Future Fuels and Decarbonization -Sunday 19 April 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABS has published the latest trends and projections on carbon-reduction strategies for shipping as the industry looks to meet decarbonization ambitions. Setting the Course to Low Carbon Shipping examines new fuels, technologies and operational measures and matches that...

ABS, the Royal Canadian Navy, and Defence Research & Development Canada Launch Digital Asset Framework Pilot -Tuesday 18 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABS today announced it is engaged in a pilot program with the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) and Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) to deliver the ABS Digital Asset Framework for the RCN’s Maritime Coastal Defence Vessels. The ABS Digital Asset Framework forms the...

ABS: Industry-Leading Study of $246m of Injury Claims Offers New Shipping Safety Insight -Monday 16 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABS, the American Club, and Lamar University are calling on industry to advance the cause of safety at sea with more comprehensive requirements for injury and near miss reporting. The call follows an industry-wide project analyzing more than 12,000 injury records with a...

ABS Classes World’s Biggest Floating Wind Turbine -Monday 4 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The largest floating wind turbine in the world, an 8.4-megawatt (MW) ABS-classed offshore wind turbine, is about to be installed. It is the first of three ABS-classed, SEMI Submersible Type units designed by Principle Power housing MHI Vestas turbines that will make up for a...

ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe Partner to Demonstrate Feasibility of AI-enabled Corrosion Detection -Saturday 27 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe completed a pilot project applying artificial intelligence (AI) models to detect levels of corrosion and coating breakdown on ships and offshore structures. The project successfully demonstrated the accuracy of AI in detecting and assessing...