Willman Industries is an ABS Certified castings manufacturer. We have earned this distinction from the American Bureau of Shipping so you can be sure you buying castings from a supplier who can meet the high standards and tight tolerances expected from a low tolerance industry like international maritime shipping. All our castings are produced with the highest quality and our ABS certification represents who we are as a company, ensuring excellence in all we do.
If you are not familiar with the American Bureau of Shipping, founded in 1862, ABS is an international classification organization devoted to promoting the security of life and property and preserving the natural environment through the development and verification of standards for the design, construction and operational maintenance of marine and offshore assets. As part of their mission, ABS created a certification so the industry knows who can handle the industries’ high standards.
“The mission of ABS is to serve the public interest as well as the needs of our members and clients by promoting the security of life and property and preserving the natural environment.”
How ABS Castings Certification Works
ABS engineering reviews the manufacturing process, manufacturing facility, and the qualification test plan. ABS then sends its team members to review and witness the manufacturing facilities processes and capabilities. ABS ensures the casting processes follow international maritime standards for quality regardless if your product is used for shipping, off-shore oil drilling, or other purposes.
ABS remains at the forefront of marine and offshore innovation even after more than 150 years. In an industry with constantly changing government and private sector standards, the American Bureau of Shipping ensures we keep up with operational and regulatory challenges so the maritime and offshore industries can operate safely, securely, and responsibly.
ABS currently operates in more than 70 countries with over 200 offices around the world providing technical services in performance, energy efficiency, and life cycle management. We are glad to partner up with ABS and our clients to make the maritime world a safer place.