Zamil Selects ABSVessel & ROV News // January 27, 2009
Zamil has a number of vessels building to ABS class.
Zamil Offshore Services, which owns, operates and maintains the largest offshore support fleet in the Middle East, recently launched Zamil 54, an anchor handling, tug and supply vessel (AHTS) built at its own shipyard in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, and classed by ABS. Zamil 54 is the third in a series of seven.
ABS will provide the class notation A1, Offshore Support Vessel, +AMS, HAB, +DPS-1, Firefighting Vessel Class 1.
ABS currently provides classification services for the entire Zamil fleet which includes not only AHTS but also offshore supply vessels, utility boats, workboats and crew boats.
Zamil A Al-Zamil, Chairman, Zamil Offshore Services, was recently elected to ABS membership.