Posts Tagged ‘Diving’

IMCA and ADCI working together to benefit offshore commercial diving

IMCA and ADCI working together to benefit offshore commercial diving
Phillip Newsum IMCA and ADCI working together to benefit offshore commercial diving The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and the Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI), the two major trade associations in the commercial diving industry, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding...
July 10th, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Additional Diving technical adviser joins IMCA

Additional Diving technical adviser joins IMCA
Tim Helsdon Tim Helsdon has joined the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) team as a Technical Adviser – Diving working with Bryan McGlinchy, the Senior Diving Technical Adviser, and fellow Adviser, Peter Sieniewicz. IMCA’s Diving Division has some 330 member companies globally and...
November 3rd, 2017 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Underwater Shipping | Read More

DNV GL releases English version of offshore diving guideline

DNV GL releases English version of offshore diving guideline
DNV GL has released an English version of the offshore diving guideline (Credit: DNV GL) Hamburg, 12 October 2016: Working offshore underwater can be a challenging and sometimes risky task. Many factors – including the tides, different diving platforms, varying operational scenarios and the interactions...
October 12th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Regulatory, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Invaluable diving terms document published as IMCA, ADCI AND IOGP JIP

Invaluable diving terms document published as IMCA, ADCI AND IOGP JIP
Richard Benzie The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published ‘ADCI/IOGP/IMCA Diving Terms’ as IMCA D 057. “This invaluable document has been prepared as a joint industry project (JIP) involving representatives from IMCA, the Association of Diving Contractors International...
September 29th, 2016 | Associations | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – GREEN LIGHT FOR BIMCO STANDARD BUNKER TERMS LOCKS CLOSURE FOR DIVING WORKS Germany, Kiel Canal DRAFT RESTRICTIONS United States, Lake Charles, Louisiana Green light for BIMCO standard bunker terms COUNTRY: Worldwide It is perhaps surprising that there...
November 13th, 2014 | Associations, BIMCO, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Where next for the Offshore Marine Industry?

Where next for the Offshore Marine Industry?
Chris Charman   Including information from exhibitors on what they will be featuring  This year’s International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Annual Seminar (Landmark Hotel, London,  19-20 November) has as its theme ‘Where next for the offshore marine industry?’ and focuses on the...
October 31st, 2014 | Associations, Technical, Technology | Read More

Key IMCA diving guidance expanded and refreshed

Key IMCA diving guidance expanded and refreshed
The ‘International Code of Practice for Offshore Diving’ (IMCA D 014) is one of the key guidance documents for contractors and clients published by the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) – Booth S18 at OTC 2014.  It provides advice on ways in which offshore diving operations...
May 6th, 2014 | Associations, Books, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Insurance, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

IMCA’S technical director to speak at NUI diving seminar 2013

IMCA’S technical director to speak at NUI diving seminar 2013
  Jane Bugler Jane Bugler, Technical Director of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is to speak on ‘Learning from diving statistics and incident reporting – an IMCA perspective’ in the ‘Global Picture of Diving’ opening session at the Bergen International Diving Seminar...
October 30th, 2013 | Associations, Technical | Read More

IMCA publishes code of practice for high pressure jetting equipment by divers

IMCA publishes code of practice for high pressure jetting equipment by divers
Underwater high pressure water jetting equipment is used by fully submerged divers for cleaning, or cutting, purposes. Effective and safe operation of this equipment, and of its associated surface support equipment, is covered in the latest publication from the International Marine Contractors Association...
September 24th, 2013 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Key IMCA diving document available for wide consultation

Key IMCA diving document available for wide consultation
One of the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) key Diving Equipment Systems Inspection Guidance Notes (DESIGN) – IMCA D023 ‘ DESIGN for Surface Oriented (Air) Diving Systems’ has been substantially revised, and is in its industry-wide consultation phase until 14 June 2013. “This...
May 20th, 2013 | News | Read More