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ABS - American Bureau of Shipping

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Logo

+1 281 877 6000

ABS-WorldHQ@eagle.org

Organisation Snapshot
Organisation Name
American Bureau of Shipping
Headquarters
Houston, United States
Founded
1862
Organisation Type
Non-Profit
Organisation Size
1001-5000 employees
Industries & Sectors
Maritime & Shipping
Media

About Us
Since its founding in 1862, ABS has been committed to setting standards for safety and excellence as one of the world’s leading ship classification societies. We search for and establish the best solutions for the industries we serve, and are at the forefront of marine and offshore innovation.

In a constantly evolving industry, ABS works alongside its partners tackling the most pressing technical, operational and regulatory challenges so the marine and offshore industries can operate safely, securely and responsibly.

The surveyors, engineers, researches and regulatory specialists who form the ABS team work in more than 200 offices in 70 countries around the world. With a passion for making the world a safer place, while also delivering practical and innovative solutions, ABS stands ready to assist and advance the marine and offshore industries.
 
Members
Film-Ocean is an independent subsea contractor providing ROV inspection and intervention services. We specialise in providing innovative, cost effective, subsea solutions to the global oil and gas industry using our fleet of industry leading ROV assets.... More

We have an extensive track record in performing IRM projects using our versatile fleet of ROV’s, with a range of deployment options to suit either platform/asset based or ROV support vessel operations.

Our highly experienced management team and project management personnel is in place to ensure Film-Ocean deliver projects in a safe, efficient and effective manner.

Safety & Environment
Safety and environment is at the heart of our operations. Our robust safety & environmental management system coupled with people who are passionate and committed to provide and promote industry best practice ensures safe and efficient operations.

Service
Our client focused approach ensures our service delivery is focused to the specific requirements of any project. Our goal is to exceed our clients’ expectations in all aspects of service delivery. Innovation in terms of technology and methodology is actively pursued to ensure a continuous improvement of service delivery.

Quality
Quality is at the centre of all our operations and forms the basis for the service offering the company provides. Our quality management system is accredited to ISO 9001:2015 and ensures the correct procedures and policies are implemented.

Value
Our goal is to provide value driven service to our customers by;

Collaboration with key partners to lower our cost base increase market presence

Optimising internal efficiencies

Working with our key supply chain and achieve sustainable cost base reductions
The International Jack up Barge Operators Association (IJUBOA) is a maritime company based out of United Kingdom. Formed in 2008 with a mission to set, sustain and promote standards for the safe and effective operation of self elevating platforms throughout the world, IJUBOA has three strategic goals: ... More

To promote a safe industry – safe for its people, for the environment and for society at large

To promote a learning industry – with the skilled and professional workforce essential for the safe and efficient operation of jack up barges

To promote a well run industry – responsive to the needs of its customers and committed to continuous improvement.
WindEurope (formerly the European Wind Energy Association - EWEA) is the voice of the wind industry, actively promoting wind power in Europe and worldwide. It has over 450 members, active in over 50 countries, including wind turbine manufacturers with a leading share of the world wind power market, plus component suppliers, research institutes, national ... Morewind and renewables associations, developers, contractors, electricity providers, finance and insurance companies, and consultants.

WindEurope coordinates international policy, communications, research and analysis and provides various services to support members'​ requirements and needs to help their development, offering the best networking and learning opportunities in the sector.

WindEurope analyses, formulates and establishes policy positions for the wind industry on key strategic sectoral issues, cooperating with industry and research institutions on a number of market development and technology research projects. In addition, the lobbying activities undertaken by WindEurope help create a suitable legal framework within which members can successfully develop their businesses.
Dedicated to safe ships and clean seas, the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) makes a unique contribution to maritime safety and regulation through technical support, compliance verification and research and development.... More

More than 90% of the world's cargo carrying tonnage is covered by the classification design, construction and through-life compliance Rules and standards set by the twelve Member Societies of IACS.

The IACS Council, the governing body of the Association, consists of one representative from each Member Society. The Council elects a Chair, by rotation, from among its Members. The Chair acts as the Principal Officer of the Association for a period of 12 months.
Events
Gastech 2018 will be in its 30th edition when it arrives at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain from 17 to 20 September 2018. The event will be hosted by the Spanish Gastech Consortium made up of Spain's top natural gas and LNG companies. Connecting 25,000 technical innovators with commercial experts, the conference will draw 2,500 conference delegates ... Morewhile its B2B exhibition will provide a platform for over 600+ international exhibitors. Its many features and dedicated business networking programmes will also gather over 1,000+ C-level, Executive Management, Government Officials and Ministerial VIPs, 150 senior leaders who champion workforce diversity, as well as 250 young energy professionals.
Contact Us
Email
ABS-WorldHQ@eagle.org
Phone
+1 281 877 6000
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