ABS Type Approval is a voluntary program which provides qualified manufacturers targeting marine and offshore sectors the benefit of a more efficient product certification process.
ABS Type Approval is available for a wide range of products for marine and offshore applications, industrial plant and processes, and the information technology sector. It is practical, client-oriented and flexible.
BENEFITS OF ABS TYPE APPROVAL RECOGNITION
- Faster approval for acceptance on ABS-classed units
- Flexible approach to suit your business needs
- Reduced repetitive engineering review and survey attendance for eligible products
- Demonstration of conformity to recognized industry quality standards and applicable ABS Rules
- Certificates are listed in the ABS Type Approval database, searchable by worldwide ship operators and owners