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2015 ABS North America Regional Committee Meeting held in The Woodlands

ABS North America Regional Committee Meeting

ABS recently held its 2015 North America Regional (NAR) Committee Meeting on October 1-2 in The Woodlands, TX, bringing members from across the country together to discuss the latest developments happening within the maritime industry, as well as to receive updates on ABS’ services.

Opening remarks were given by NAR Committee Chairman and President and CEO of SeaRiver Maritime, Jack Buono, which was followed by ABS Chairman, President and CEO Christopher Wiernicki whose topics of discussions included the future of ABS as well as a World Shipping and Shipbuilding Outlook.

ABS Americas President and COO James Watson provided the attendees with a company operations report; and updates on ABS Engineering, Survey, LNG, and Ballast Water Management Systems were presented by members of the company’s management team.

Chairman Buono then adjourned the meeting after special recognition of Rear Admiral David R. Callahan, Eighth Coast Guard District Commander, who was an invited guest, was made.