ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Deepwater FLNG Hull

ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Deepwater FLNG Hull

Newbuilding Conversion FLNG design to deliver significant cost savings ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI) Deepwater Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) hull design. HHI …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Standardized FPSO Topside

ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Standardized FPSO Topside

Standardized design promises to streamline project timelines ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI) Standardized design for a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

The Project Forward initiative led by Athens-Based Arista Shipping, with Wärtsilä as one of the participants, demonstrates that with LNG as fuel, an advanced hull design, and highly efficient propulsion …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS

Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS

The technology group Wärtsilä’s hybrid power module, the innovative Wärtsilä HY, has been granted Approval in Principle (AIP) by ABS, a leading global provider of classification and technical …
Sep 28, 2018 /  Curious
Sembcorp Marine, ABS and A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing team up to develop new gas technologies in offshore, marine and energy sectors

Sembcorp Marine, ABS and A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing team up to develop new gas technologies in offshore, marine and energy sectors

With the growing relevance of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a sustainable alternative to oil and other fossil fuels, Sembcorp Marine, ABS and A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) are teaming up …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Issues AIP for Jiangnan’s LNG Jumbo

ABS Issues AIP for Jiangnan’s LNG Jumbo

Approval in Principle for 175,000 CBM Mark III Flex LNG Carrier ABS built on its position as the principal class organization for Chinese LNG shipbuilders by granting an Approval in Principle (AIP) for the “LNG …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Awarded Classification Contract for Singapore's First LNG Bunker Barge

ABS Awarded Classification Contract for Singapore's First LNG Bunker Barge

ABS was selected by FueLNG Pte Ltd to class Singapore’s first LNG bunker barge. The vessel is scheduled to begin construction in January 2019. Image courtesy of Keppel Corporation   “This …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Vessels
ABS Issues AIP for TECHNOLOG LNG Fuel Gas Container System

ABS Issues AIP for TECHNOLOG LNG Fuel Gas Container System

Containerized LNG system — latest innovation to secure ABS AIP ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to TECHNOLOG for an innovative liquified natural gas (LNG) fuel gas container system. Caption: Vassilios …
Sep 8, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Awards AIP to Hudong-Zhonghua’s large LNGC with MARK III Flex Membrane Cargo Containment System

ABS Awards AIP to Hudong-Zhonghua’s large LNGC with MARK III Flex Membrane Cargo Containment System

Design gives ship-owners greater flexibility to meet diversifying LNG carrier requirements ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding’s 174,000m3 GTT MARK III Flex LNG Carrier …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Curious
Arcadia Shipmangement Signs ABS Advanced Solutions Enterprise Asset Management Agreement

Arcadia Shipmangement Signs ABS Advanced Solutions Enterprise Asset Management Agreement

Arcadia Shipmanagement Co. Ltd. selected ABS Advanced Solutions to implement an Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Program to further enhance the reliability of its 15 tanker fleet. “Arcadia Shipmanagement Co. …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Curious