Service Providers are firms who perform specialized services that support manufacturing and or inspection of a product or system. This certification is for qualified service providers who offer specialized services that support manufacturing activities, asset monitoring and enhance marine and offshore safety practices. These service specializations are not covered by IACS UR Z17 and ABS Service Suppliers.
For those who can demonstrate conformance to ABS requirements and applicable industry standards, ABS offers recognition as an certified Service Provider.
Click here to begin the process of becoming a Service Provider or to add new capabilities to your existing approval.
|STEP 01||Complete the Service Provider online form.|
|STEP 02||Documentation review|
|STEP 03||Facility audit|
|STEP 04||Practical demonstration|
|STEP 05||Satisfactory reporting|
|STEP 06||Issuance of certificate, valid for 5 years, subject to annual audits|