9 Pct of Global Terminals Are Semi-Automated

Interview with Daniel Schäfer, Market Analyst at German DS Research.

Navigator Aurora in World's 1st Ethane Fuel Conversion

Navigator Aurora’s main engine has been converted from LNG to ethane fueling.

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ABS, Arcadia Shipmangement Reach Deal Related to 15 Tankers


Arcadia Shipmanagement and ABS have reached a deal related to a 15-tanker strong fleet.

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ABS to Class FSRU for Turkey’s BOTAS

Classification society ABS is to class an FSRU for Turkey’s oil and gas pipeline operator BOTAS.

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NonPetya Aftermath: What Have We Learnt?

Big data

Pantelis Skinitis from ABS speaks about the current state of play and the importance of cyber security.

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ABS-Classed Next Generation LNG Carrier Delivered

LNG carrier Diamond Gas Orchid

ABS-classed next generation LNG carrier, Diamond Gas Orchid, was delivered to Diamond LNG Shipping.

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LNG Bunkering No Longer a 'Chicken and Egg' Situation


Niotis: LNG bunkering has moved past the 'chicken and egg' situation.

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ABS to Provide Technical Support for probunkers' LNG Ships

ABS to provide technical support for probunkers' LNG bunker vessel project.

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Panagopulos: LNG as Fuel Perfect Bridge until 2050

Forward Ship CEO, Alexander P. Panagopulos

Alexander P. Panagopulos, CEO of Forward Ships: LNG as marine fuel is the future.

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ABS Classes BC Ferries' Newly Converted LNG-Fueled Ship

ABS has classed Spirit of British Columbia, one of BC Ferries' two largest ferries that will use LNG as fuel.

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Maersk, ABS Study Finds Hazards Affecting Safety on Boxships

Fire aboard Maersk Honam

Study: Hazards associated with dangerous goods stowage were identified on a range of boxship designs.

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Shipping's Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Kirsi Tikka: Collaboration as well as sufficient investment in technology development needed to meet IMO's targets.

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ABS to Class Kyklades Maritime's Two New VLCCs

ABS workers

ABS will class two new very large crude carriers ordered by Kyklades Maritime Corporation (KMC).

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SHI Gets ABS Cyber Approval for Smart Ship Solution

ABS and SHI collaborate on research for smart shipping solutions.

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ABS Grants AIP for Hyundai Heavy's FPSO Hull Design

Hyundai Heavy has received an Approval in Principle (AIP) for its FPSO hull design from ABS.

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Hudong-Zhonghua’s VLEC Gets AIP from ABS

ABS has granted AIP for a new very large ethane carrier concept developed by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding.

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ABS to Class North America's LNG Bunker Barge

ABS was selected by Q-LNG, LLC, to class an Articulated Tug Barge (ATB) for LNG bunkering in North America.

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ABS: Class, Insurance Should Jointly Work on Cyber Safety

Chairman of the classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has called upon marine insurance and ...

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Dorian LPG Hires ABS to Study the Use of LPG as Marine Fuel

US-based ship owner and operator Dorian LPG has engaged the classification society ABS to evaluate the use of ...

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ABS, GasLog Demonstrate New Method to Predict LNG BOR

Classification society ABS and owner and operator of LNG carriers GasLog LNG Services have completed a joint ...

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ABS Grants AIP for HHI FLNG Hull

Classification organization ABS has given Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) for ...

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ABS: 43 Pct of Installed BWMS Considered 'Problematic'

57 percent of ballast water management (BWM) systems installed on vessels were being operated, while the rest were ...

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