ABS joins Green Award

Oct 20 2017

Class society, ABS has joined the Green Award incentive scheme.

As an incentive provider, ABS now offers Green Award certificate holders discounts on software and training courses.

“ABS is proud to join forces with the Green Award to improve shipping safety and environmental performance,” said ABS president, chairman and CEO Christopher Wiernicki. “Our commitment to creating a sustainable future through our data and digital leadership to maximise safety and minimise environmental impacts pairs well with the Green Award’s mission to promote environmentally responsible shipping through management excellence and continuous improvement.”

In his welcome address, Green Award Foundation chairman, Capt Dimitrios Mattheou, said: “One of the top priorities of the Green Award is to serve society through implementation and promotion of CSR across the industry. Performance-driven participants, whether shipmanagers or a maritime organisations, help grow environmental awareness and create an efficient and secure circle of partners encouraging sustainable and responsible shipping. With its worldwide coverage, ABS will significantly help enhance partnerships of like-minded parties striving for excellence.” 

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