ABS stands for?

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What does ABS stand for?


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Normandy 6 years, 5 months ago

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) - is a marine and offshore verification and classification service provider that promotes maritime safety. It was founded in 1862. Other popular classification societies are: -

  • Det Norske Veritas (DNV) - 1864
  • Lloyd's Register (LR)-1760
  • Bureau Veritas (BV)-1828
  • Germanischer Lloyd (GL)-1867
  • Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (NK) - 1899
  • and many others established in the 20th and 21st centuries.