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Thursday, April 25, 2024
Carras Aquataurus Becomes World’s First Vessel to Earn ABS Biofuel-1 Notation
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Carras Aquataurus Becomes World’s First Vessel to Earn ABS Biofuel-1 Notation

Carras (Hellas) S.A. is taking the next step in its sustainability journey by receiving the ABS Biofuel-1 notation for its Aquataurus ultramax bulk carrier,

April 25, 2024
Total Views: 740

Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Strategies For Prospering In The Decade Of Change Lead The Discussion At The ABS Middle East Regional Committee Meeting
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Strategies For Prospering In The Decade Of Change Lead The Discussion At The ABS Middle East Regional Committee Meeting

The impact of market-based measures and the cost of compliance in shipping’s dynamic regulatory environment, along with the potential to improve carbon

February 27, 2024
Total Views: 341

Friday, December 15, 2023
ABS Chairman and CEO Honors IMO Secretary General on Behalf of Shipping Industry
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ABS Chairman and CEO Honors IMO Secretary General on Behalf of Shipping Industry

ABS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Christopher J. Wiernicki expressed the thanks of a grateful industry to IMO Secretary General Kitack Lim at the

December 15, 2023
Total Views: 880

Tuesday, December 5, 2023
An illustration of a 24,000 TEU capacity containership with nuclear propulsion
Shipping

Plans for Nuclear-Powered 24,000 TEU Containership Unveiled in China

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has unveiled plans for what could potentially become the world’s largest nuclear-powered containership. Plans

December 5, 2023
Total Views: 27716

Friday, December 1, 2023
McAllister Towing Releases Its First Sustainability Report with ABS Support
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McAllister Towing Releases Its First Sustainability Report with ABS Support

Working together with ABS,McAllister Towing, one of the oldest and largest marine towing and transportation companies in the U.S., has released its inaugural

December 1, 2023
Total Views: 1335

Tuesday, November 7, 2023
A photo of the Saildrone Voyager in calm seas
Shipping

Saildrone Receives First-Ever Classification for Autonomous Surface Vehicle

Alameda, California-based Saildrone, a leading company in ocean data collection using autonomous vehicles, has achieved a significant milestone by receiving

November 7, 2023
Total Views: 1716

Monday, October 23, 2023
ABS and Pelagus 3D to Advance Additive Manufacturing for Spare Parts
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ABS and Pelagus 3D to Advance Additive Manufacturing for Spare Parts

ABS and Pelagus 3D Pte. Ltd., a joint venture company of thyssenkrupp and Wilhelmsen, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to advance the technologies

October 23, 2023
Total Views: 279

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
An engineer uses AR goggles on a ship
Maritime News

Crowley, ABS Collaborate to Improve Augmented Reality in Maritime

Crowley has announced a joint mission with ABS to advance augmented and virtual reality usage within marine environments.  ABS, one of the leading

October 3, 2023
Total Views: 1230

Monday, October 2, 2023
ABS And Crowley Jointly Explore Cutting Edge Visualization Technologies
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ABS And Crowley Jointly Explore Cutting Edge Visualization Technologies

ABS and U.S. shipping and logistics company Crowley signed an agreement to jointly explore the application of visualization technologies in both augmented

October 2, 2023
Total Views: 1247

Thursday, September 21, 2023
Shipping Ports And Logistics Are Enabling The Global Shift Toward Sustainable Energy Solutions
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Shipping Ports And Logistics Are Enabling The Global Shift Toward Sustainable Energy Solutions

In the latest launch of the Low Carbon Outlook by ABS, the transportation of critical elements such as carbon, ammonia and hydrogen and the developments in

September 21, 2023
Total Views: 702

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
ABS Joins Maersk for Milestone Vessel Naming Ceremony
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ABS Joins Maersk for Milestone Vessel Naming Ceremony

ABS joined Maersk and global dignitaries for the official naming ceremony of the first containership ever to sail on green methanol, a Maersk feeder vessel

September 20, 2023
Total Views: 830

ABS Issues AIP for an Offshore Hydrogen/Ammonia Production Platform from KRISO
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ABS Issues AIP for an Offshore Hydrogen/Ammonia Production Platform from KRISO

An offshore hydrogen and ammonia production platform design from the Korea Research Institute of Ships & Ocean Engineering (KRISO) has received approval in

September 20, 2023
Total Views: 146

Monday, July 31, 2023
Groundbreaking ABS Study Explores Potential of Commercial Nuclear Propulsion
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Groundbreaking ABS Study Explores Potential of Commercial Nuclear Propulsion

The transformational impact of nuclear propulsion on the design, operation and emissions of a 14k TEU container vessel and a 157k DWT Suezmax tanker have been

July 31, 2023
Total Views: 2818

Monday, July 24, 2023
A digitally enhanced image of ships
Engineering News

ABS Invests In Atom Splitting Nuclear Research

by John Konrad (gCaptain) Nuclear propulsion aboard commercial maritime vessels may sound like a science fiction scenario, but this is precisely the subject of

July 24, 2023
Total Views: 2242

ABS Wavesight CEO Paul Sells
Shipping

John McDonald Elected as President of ABS

John McDonald has been elected as President of international classification society the American Bureau of Shipping, while remaining the Chief Operating

July 24, 2023
Total Views: 1146

Wednesday, June 7, 2023
<strong>State-of-the-Art Container Ship Delivered to ABS Class</strong>
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State-of-the-Art Container Ship Delivered to ABS Class

The ALS CERES was delivered to ABS class on May 29 and is the first in a series of six 7,100 teu container carriers designed by Shanghai Merchant Ship

June 7, 2023
Total Views: 2370

Friday, May 19, 2023
ABS Uses Simulation And Modeling To Tackle Ammonia’s Safety Challenge
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ABS Uses Simulation And Modeling To Tackle Ammonia’s Safety Challenge

In a pioneering safety development, ABS is using advanced modeling and simulation technologies to develop emergency response methods to assist ports and crew

May 19, 2023
Total Views: 742

Wednesday, May 10, 2023
<strong>ABS Explores Near-Shore Green Hydrogen Production in Korea</strong>
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ABS Explores Near-Shore Green Hydrogen Production in Korea

ABS joined Korean industry leaders in the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to produce a feasibility study for a near-shore floating platform of

May 10, 2023
Total Views: 418

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Kongsberg Digital Receives ABS SMART Data Infrastructure and CyberSafety Product Design Assessment for its Vessel Insight Cloud Infrastructure
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Kongsberg Digital Receives ABS SMART Data Infrastructure and CyberSafety Product Design Assessment for its Vessel Insight Cloud Infrastructure

Kongsberg Digital’s vessel-to-cloud data infrastructure platform, Vessel Insight, was awarded an ABS Product Design Assessment (PDA) for SMART(INF)

May 3, 2023
Total Views: 350

Tuesday, April 25, 2023
ABS Launches Industry First Green Shipping Corridors Modeling and Simulation Service
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ABS Launches Industry First Green Shipping Corridors Modeling and Simulation Service

In a world first, ABS has launched a pioneering new Green Shipping Corridors Simulation service designed to support international design and development

April 25, 2023
Total Views: 566
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