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ABS Consulting Secures Cyber Risk Support Services Contract from SPAWAR

October 15, 2018

ABSG Consulting Inc. (ABS Consulting), a subsidiary of ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (ABS Group), joins UEC Electronics in the award of a seven-year, multi-million-dollar contract from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) Systems Center Atlantic to provide cyber risk and security support services. This multi-year commitment reaffirms ABS Group's reputation as a trusted security risk management advisor and leading technical services provider with over 40 years of expertise in the maritime industry.

The ABS Consulting scope of work will include engineering-based risk assessment, strategic planning and advanced analytics support to determine cyber mission risk vulnerability and marine navigation control system effectiveness onboard U.S. warfighter vessels.

"We are pleased to expand our cyber related capabilities as we work closely on this project with other companies and SPAWAR to understand the full risk picture and develop risk-informed strategies for achieving mission success," says Fred White, ABS Group Senior Director, Public Sector. "Our Safety, Risk and Compliance team can provide a comprehensive cybersecurity risk management solution that promotes safer, more reliable systems for the government sector."   


About ABS Consulting

ABSG Consulting Inc. (ABS Consulting) is part of ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ABS (, one of the world’s leading marine and offshore classification societies. The subsidiary was recently named one of America’s Best Consulting Firms of 2022 by Forbes. With over 50 years of risk management and safety experience, ABS Consulting provides data-driven risk and reliability solutions and technical services that help clients confirm the integrity, quality and efficiency of critical assets and operations. Headquartered in Spring, Texas, ABS Consulting operates with more than 1,000 professionals across the globe serving the marine and offshore, oil, gas and chemical, government, power and energy and industrial sectors.

About ABS Group

ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (, through its operating subsidiaries, provides technical advisory and certification services to support the safety and reliability of high-performance assets and operations in the oil, gas and chemical, power generation, marine, offshore and government sectors, among others. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ABS Group operates with more than 1,000 professionals globally. ABS Group is a subsidiary of ABS (, a leading marine and offshore classification society.

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