American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) classification

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) classification

Marine and offshore classifications

Depending on the region and marine environment you operate in, you may need your equipment to be ABS Type Approved. International standards, such as SOLAS, and the Marine Equipment Directive, needs ABS Type Approval. To get ABS Type Approval, your equipment will need Product Design Assessment. Product Design Assessment is the assessment of a product for use on a variety of ABS-classed ships following a technical evaluation.

ABS classificated transformers

R Baker (Electrical) Ltd have integrated products throughout the Marine and Offshore sector. Our team have designed and manufactured a range of transformers specific for the marine use. By working with the leading certifying bodies we are able to offer a custom made ABS Type Approved transformer range.

We have also worked on some prestigious projects, offering full design and prototyping services. Our transformer range is designed, constructed and are operational in a range of marine environments all over the world. All compliant with ABS transformer standards.

Our transformer services

R Baker (Electrical) Ltd manufacture a range of marine transformers. Our range includes isolation, current and lighting transformers. We manufacture single and three phase transformers covering everything from 100VA up to 500kVA. Additionally, we have the facilities to not only repair, but also rewind transformers up to the 500kVA range.

Our technical teams can assist with designing, modifying or reverse engineering transformers. We can supply marine transformers with technical diagrams, component lists and written instructions.

If lead time is critical to your project we offer short lead times and competitive pricing to match.

How can we help?

We can assist with the design and construction of transformers for new or existing vessels. If you need an ABS Type Approved transformer our team can work with you to ensure you get a solution which fits your specification.  Our marine duty rated transformers are available in single and three phase ratings.

Individual marine specifications vary, but our close ties to the offshore sector enables us to offer custom made solutions. We also work with DNV and Lloyd’s Register, who both offer leading marine classification. No matter which standard you need we are able to help.

R Baker (Electrical) Ltd is one of the leading UK marine transformer manufacturers, and offer full transformer manufacture and rewind services.

If you need more information about marine transformer standards please give us a call on 0151 486 6760.

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If you have any questions please call us on 0151 486 6760. To view our transformer range please click here

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