December 2, 2020
d’Amico Selects ABS NS to Drive Digital Transformation Across Entire Maritime FleetABS NS has been selected by d'Amico to implement its software, a leading fleet management system for digital maritime operations, across its entire fleet.
October 26, 2020
ABS Nautical Systems Launches First Electronic Logbook Solution for Maritime OperationsNS eLogs™ replaces paper logbooks solving record keeping challenges to simplify user data entry, enhance reliability and improve compliance.
September 9, 2020
ABS Quality Evaluations, Kiwa Launch COVID-19 Preventive Measures Standard for Hospitality IndustryNew quality assurance mark will demonstrate that facilities have preventive measures in place to reduce COVID-19 risks to public safety.
July 9, 2020
American P&I Club and ABS Consulting Join Forces to Drive Cyber Awareness for Maritime InsuranceCollaboration between risk management and insurance sectors will focus on education, training and guidance to reduce maritime cyber risk.
June 30, 2020
Risk Experts Launch Remote Online Training to Address Global Safety IssuesSpecialized training services delivered remotely will provide flexible option for enhancing Process Safety, Root Cause Analysis and Cyber Security practices.
June 23, 2020
Prime Tanker Taps Innovative Data-Driven Model to Mitigate COVID-19 RiskRestart Risk Model™ will help ship manager reduce transmission risk at Athens, Greece facility.
May 13, 2020
ABS Nautical Systems and Q88 LLC Partner to Drive Compliance EfficiencyNS Enterprise fleet management software and Q88 SaaS technology integration supports an efficient and transparent compliance process.
April 23, 2020
New Restart Risk Model™ Helps Businesses Get Back to Work After COVID-19Groundbreaking model answers the question all business leaders are facing: how to resume operations safely.
April 16, 2020
ABS Consulting Delivers Cyber Risk Services for MTSA-Regulated FacilitiesU.S. Coast Guard NVIC clarifies that facilities must assess, analyze and address cyber risk to comply with existing Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) regulations.
April 2, 2020
ABS Group Expands Remote Capabilities for Process Safety ManagementVirtual process hazard analyses, audits, facility siting and training will help clients meet regulatory compliance and performance objectives.
March 19, 2020
ABS Group Launches eLearning Training Platform to Foster Safety LeadershipComputer based training delivers cost-effective solution to augment classroom training and promote continuous learning across industrial practice areas.
February 26, 2020
ABS Group First to Address IMO Cyber Risk Management Guidelines with New OfferingIMO Guidelines for cyber risk management in safety management systems reinforce cyber security as a business imperative in maritime.
October 15, 2019
ABS Group and Atos Collaborate to Deliver First End-to-End IT/OT Cyber Security Solution for Global Marine and Offshore OperationsCollaboration addresses new business imperative to improve control and visibility of emerging cyber risks across the maritime value chain.
August 7, 2019
ABS Appoints Global Head of Cyber Security to Meet Increasing Industry ChallengesABS has appointed well-known cyber expert Ian Bramson as its Global Head of Cyber Security. In this role, Bramson will lead the development of a cyber security risk reduction program to meet increasing demand for improved control and visibility of cyber risks.
July 9, 2019
ABS QE Certifies City of San Antonio to ISO 45001 for Sustainable Approach to Occupational Health and SafetySan Antonio is among the first global cities to be certified to the new ISO 45001 standard.
May 9, 2019
ABS Confirmed as Global Leader in Maritime Cyber Security at Seatrade AwardsThe industry leading ABS FCI Cyber Risk™ Methodology has won the Cyber Security Award at the annual Seatrade Maritime Awards.
April 30, 2019
ABS Advanced Solutions Partners with Mission Secure to Deliver New Cyber Technology to the Maritime Partnership leads the way in leveraging data for real-time monitoring and cyber defense.
April 3, 2019
ABS Group Process Safety Leader Steve Arendt Recognized for Outstanding Achievements in Safety and Loss PreventionAIChE awarded Arendt the Norton H. Walton/Russell L. Miller Award in New Orleans during the 2019 AIChE Spring Global Congress on Process Safety.
April 2, 2019
Next Generation Risk Management Tool by ABS Group Addresses Cultural Factors to Improve Safety, Reliability and Quality PerformanceGroundbreaking Cultural Cause Analysis™ addresses underlying issues to achieve more sustainable 'drive to zero' process safety and HSE performance.
March 11, 2019
ABS Partners with SecurityGate to Deliver the Most In-Depth Cyber Risk Analysis in MaritimeCyber dashboard provides common view for all stakeholders to effectively visualize, communicate and manage risk.
February 25, 2019
ABS Advanced Solutions Answers U.S. Coast Guard Call for Implementing Cyber Security in U.S. PortsNew solution incorporates National Institute of Standards and Technology Cyber Security Framework (NIST CSF).
January 16, 2019
ABS Advanced Solutions and Fleet Management Limited Partner on Cyber SecurityABS FCI Cyber Risk™ solution helps ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
October 10, 2018
Atlanta Airlines Terminal Corporation Achieves First with ISO 55001:2014 CertificationABS QE has issued the first ANAB accredited asset management certification to an international airport.
August 29, 2018
ABS Cyber Security Advisor Delivers Keynote at ONS 2018ABS joins former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security to address cyber risk and critical infrastructure.
August 13, 2018
Consolidated Marine Management Selects ABS Advanced Solutions Enterprise Asset ManagementMaritime digitization driving demand for new approaches to cyber security.
August 7, 2018
Arcadia Shipmanagement Signs ABS Advanced Solutions Enterprise Asset Management AgreementArcadia 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.
June 13, 2018
ABS Consulting Collaborates in R&D Consortium to Advance Offshore Wind Technology and Services in TaiwanABS Consulting will exchange technical insights with leading Taiwanese research, testing and certification bodies to further offshore wind capabilities.
June 7, 2018
Minerva Marine Signs ABS Advanced Solutions Enterprise Asset Management DealLeading ship manager Minerva Marine Inc. will implement an Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Program with ABS Advanced Solutions in an agreement sealed during Posidonia 2018.
June 5, 2018
New ABS Model Offers Quantitative Cyber Risk Assessment for Marine AssetsIndustry-leading approach applies data-driven decisions to produce actionable insight into cyber risks.
April 24, 2018
ABS Group Wins Design Verification Contract for Les Eoliennes Flottantes du Golfe du Lion (EFGL) Offshore Wind FarmENGIE, EDP Renewables and Caisse des Dépôts have awarded ABS Group a certification contract for an innovative wind farm project offshore France.
February 15, 2018
ABS QE Certifies First Healthcare System to ISO 55001San Antonio network University Health System achieves healthcare industry first in global standards.
November 8, 2017
ABS QE Receives Global OHSAS 18001 Accreditation from ANABANAB's accreditation highlights commitment to maintaining the highest standards in certification.
May 4, 2017
ABS Quality Evaluations among First Accredited to Certify to AS9100 Revision DABS Group's Management Systems Certification team has been at the forefront of the transition to the revised AS9100 standard.
April 25, 2017
Infor Forms Alliance with GenesisSolutionsGenesisSolutions has entered into an Alliance agreement with Infor, a leading enterprise asset management software provider and strategic technology partner.
April 5, 2017
ABS Quality Evaluations Certifies Borouge to OHSAS 18001: 2007 StandardABS Quality Evaluations has granted OHSAS 18001 Certification to Borouge, a leading petrochemical company based in the United Arab Emirates.
February 22, 2017
USCG Awards Blanket Purchase Agreement to ABS GroupABS Group will provide a range of Human Systems Integration support services to the US Coast Guard (USCG) Human Systems Integration Office.
November 29, 2016
National Petrochemical Industrial Company Achieves First with RC 14001:2015 CertificationABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. issues first certificate globally for RC 14001:2015.
October 7, 2016
ABS Awarded Maritime Cybersecurity Research ContractABS directs Joint Industry Development Project to determine the direction of cybersecurity in the maritime industry.
September 1, 2016
National Association of Chemical Distributors Selects ABS Quality Evaluations as Third-Party VerifierABS QE will be a verifier for NACD Responsible Distribution in 2017.
July 18, 2016
ABS Group Provides Advisory Services, Tools for Enterprise Risk ManagementUS regulatory update OMB Circular A-123 now requires enterprise risk management.
July 7, 2016
DONG Energy Awards ABS Group Project Certification Contract for BKR02 Wind Farm Offshore GermanyBorkum Riffgrund 2 will be one of the largest offshore wind farms in German waters.
July 6, 2016
ABS Group Signs Agreement with DroneView Technologies to Inspect Aerial Wind TurbinesDrone wind turbine inspections provide a safer, cost-effective and data-driven solution.
June 16, 2016
Kinder Morgan Selects ABS Group to Develop Maintenance and Integrity Program for Elba Island LNG ProjectABS Group will deliver mechanical and asset integrity services.
May 4, 2016
DONG Energy Awards ABS Group Certification Contract for Hornsea Offshore Wind FarmHornsea One will be the world's first offshore wind farm to exceed 1,000 MW in capacity.
February 16, 2016
ABS Group To Provide Certification, Verification Services for Scotland Wind FarmThe Dounreay Tri Project will pilot a novel floating foundation design for offshore wind.
January 12, 2016
ABS Group to Develop Intelligent Maintenance Strategy for Golar FLNG FleetOur maintenance strategy will address safety and reliability aspects of a new fleet of FLNG vessels.
November 10, 2015
ABS QE First to Receive ANAB Accreditation to Certify Organizations to ISO 55001Asset Management Certification assists clients in maintaining safety, reliability and efficiency across asset-intensive industries.
October 8, 2015
ABS Group Issues Certification of Sea Breeze Offshore Wind Turbine Foundation Design BasisABS Group has issued its certification of the design basis for Ocean Resource Ltd's innovative Sea Breeze Gravity "float-out-and-sink" offshore wind turbine foundation system.
September 16, 2015
Teekay Demonstrates Commitment to Quality, Sustainability and SafetyABS Group has successfully recertified Teekay Shipping to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.
September 1, 2015
ABS Group Named Preferred Supplier for the Project Certification by Navitus Bay Development LTD.ABS Group has been named as the 'Preferred Supplier' for a multi-year project certification contract for the proposed Navitus Bay Wind Park project in the United Kingdom.
May 11, 2015
ABS Group Provides Insight Into LNG Bunkering in North AmericaABS Group recently conducted industry research and analysis that resulted in an update to last year’s landmark study of Bunkering of Liquefied Natural Gas-Fueled Marine Vessels in North America.
May 6, 2015
Advanced Asset Integrity Management Solution - ABS Group Continues Innovation in Offshore MarketsABS Group has released a new offshore Asset Integrity Management (AIM) service focused on driving operational reliability, efficiency and profitability for asset owners and operators.
April 14, 2015
ABS Group Awarded Multi-Year Quality Surveillance Contract for the Nordsee One Offshore Wind FarmABS Group was recently awarded a multi-year quality surveillance and inspection services contract for the Nordsee One offshore wind farm project.
January 7, 2015
ABS Group Member of Joint Venture Team Awarded FEMA Contract for Flood Risk Data Services in $600MM ABSG Consulting announced today it is part of a joint venture team awarded a contract to provide quality flood and other risk data to increase public awareness and achieve mitigation actions that help reduce the risk to life and property.
December 4, 2014
ABS Group Evaluating Best Practices for Offshore Wind Farm InspectionsABS Group supporting BSEE in development of inspection procedures for offshore wind farms.
November 18, 2014
ABS Group Approved as First US-based CVA for Offshore Wind FarmsABS Group leads the US into safe offshore wind farm operations.
September 19, 2014
DONG Energy Names ABS Group Qualified Supplier of Project Certification Services for Offshore Wind Projects in Germany and UKABS Group has achieved qualification as a supplier to DONG Energy of project certification services for the company's offshore wind projects in Danish Waters.
December 2, 2013
ABS Consulting Completes Design Review for New Approach to LNG Storage Tank ConstructionABS Consulting completed design review services for an Approval in Principle of the design of Hyundai Heavy Industries' Modular LNG Storage Tanks.
July 25, 2013
ABS Consulting Awarded BPA From GSA: Services to Maximize Operational EffectivenessABS Consulting was selected for the GSA Performance Management and Continuous Process Improvement Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA).
June 12, 2013
ABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. First Audit Service Provider to Earn Provisional Accreditation Status from the Center for Offshore SafetyABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. (ABS QE) became the first audit service provider to obtain Provisional Accreditation status from the Center for Offshore Safety (COS) on April 25, 2013.
June 10, 2013
ABS Consulting Enters Indian Wind Market, Completes Noise Emission Test for SRC Green Power's WTGABS Industrial Verification (India) Pvt. Ltd. completed its first noise emission test in India for SRC Green Power's wind turbine in Tirunelveli, India, just southwest of the state capital, Chennai.
February 23, 2012
ABS Group Announces Acquisition of GenesisSolutions, Leading Enterprise Asset Management Services ProviderABS Group of Companies, Inc. announces its acquisition of maintenance and asset management solutions provider Genesis Technology Solutions, Inc. (GenesisSolutions), headquartered in Ridgefield, Connecticut.
July 28, 2011
Typhoon Offshore Selects ABS Group to Support Netherlands Offshore Wind FarmABS Group Ltd. has been selected to provide wind turbine, operation and maintenance and QHSE package management for Typhoon Offshore B.V.'s offshore wind farm, BARD-Nederland.
June 23, 2011
RWE Innogy Selects ABS Group to Support Nordsee Ost Offshore Wind FarmABS Group Ltd. has been selected to perform inspections of 49 offshore foundations for RWE Innogy's offshore wind farm, Nordsee Ost, in the North Sea off the German coast.
May 23, 2011
ABS Consulting and EXP Inc. Launch First Fully Web-based Incident Investigation and RCA Software SolutionThe Dounreay Tri Project will pilot a novel floating foundation design for offshore wind.
April 21, 2011
ABS Consulting Structural Engineer Studies Impact of New Zealand EarthquakeDr. Nathan Gould joined a multi-disciplinary research team documenting the effects of the February 22, 2011, earthquake that struck the City of Christchurch, New Zealand.
February 10, 2011
German Agency Accepts ABS Group for Offshore Wind Farm CertificationABS Group Ltd. has been accepted as a certification body for offshore wind turbines and farms by the German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH).
January 25, 2011
ABS Consulting Launches THESIS 6.0 Risk Management SoftwareABS Group appointed former Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer American Bureau of Shipping, Todd Grove, as its new President and CEO.
November 1, 2010
ABS Consulting Verifies Design and Construction of Chile Mining Rescue CapsulesThe rescue of 33 men from the San Jose Mine in Chile on October 12-13 was a proud moment for the office of ABS Consulting in Chile, which verified the safety of the capsules.
July 7, 2010
ABS Consulting, ABS Join Committee Developing Wind Turbine Guidelines for US InstallationsRepresentatives from both organizations have been named to the Large Wind Turbine Permitting Guidelines Subcommittee, a US national committee working to identify US national wind turbine design requirements.
February 25, 2010
ABS Consulting, ORNL Pool Resources to Coordinate National Security with Business ObjectivesIn accordance with the MOU, ABS Consulting and ORNL will provide a security and crisis management solutions to enterprise companies, government agencies and critical infrastructure owners and operators.