Global Marine

World's First Infectious Disease Mitigation Notation

Tasik Subsea’s Diving Support Vessel Southern Star has become the first-ever to be awarded an ABS Infectious Disease Mitigation notation. The ABS-classed vessel has met the requirements outlined in the ABS Guide for Mitigation of Infectious Disease Transmission On-Board Marine and Offshore Assets.

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A Global Leader in Marine Classification

No other classification society in the world has the depth and breadth of experience of ABS across all major sectors of marine industry.

Since its inception in 1862, ABS has been a global leader in marine safety. With nearly 4,000 technical professionals positioned around the world, the ABS team has the experience, knowledge and professional judgment to assist members and clients in developing their marine projects.

Today ABS is on the cutting edge of technologies related to technical evaluation services, vessel performance, LNG as marine fuel and the latest design techniques. Our professionals are also up to date on the latest in regulatory requirements and best practices of the marine industry.

No matter the type of vessel or the location of construction, ABS professionals stand ready to help with the complete life cycle of your project.


Gas Carriers

ABS is the world’s premier classification society for carriers with more than 50 years of experience building and classing gas carriers of every type and size and specializing in the transport of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). 

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