Posts Tagged ‘IMCA’

IMCA to hold HSSE seminar in Amsterdam in November

IMCA to hold HSSE seminar in Amsterdam in November
Nick Hough, IMCA Technical Adviser – HSSE, Offshore Survey and ROV IMCA TO HOLD HSSE SEMINAR IN AMSTERDAM IN NOVEMBER Senior managers and QHSE professionals from all organisations involved in the offshore marine contracting industry will be gathering in Amsterdam (Park Plaza Hotel, Schiphol) on 19 and 20 November...
September 6th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Nominations open for IMCA annual awards

Nominations open for IMCA annual awards
Allen Leatt Nominations open for IMCA annual awards  Nominations are now being accepted for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Environmental Sustainability and Safety Annual Awards. As Allen Leatt, Chief Executive explains: “Following the success of the inaugural awards...
September 5th, 2019 | Associations, Awards | Read More

Gulf of Guinea Piracy Continues to Threaten Seafarers – Industry Wants Action Now

Gulf of Guinea Piracy Continues to Threaten Seafarers – Industry Wants Action Now
Gulf of Guinea Piracy Continues to Threaten Seafarers – Industry Wants Action Now London: Friday, 7 June 2018.  Members of the shipping community, Flag States and Agencies from Gulf of Guinea gathered at the Headquarters of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for a day-long symposium...
June 10th, 2019 | Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Applications opens today for IMCA’s DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme

Applications opens today for IMCA’s DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme
Captain Andy Goldsmith APPLICATION OPENS TODAY FOR IMCA’s DP PRACTITIONER ACCREDITATION SCHEME  The application process for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme opens today (1 May 2019). The launch sees additional support documentation added...
May 1st, 2019 | Associations, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme

Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme
Andy Goldsmith Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme   The application process for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme will open on 1 May. In preparation, IMCA has created a dedicated page...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

IMCA appoints technical director

IMCA appoints technical director
Mark Ford IMCA APPOINTS TECHNICAL DIRECTOR  Mark Ford, Technical Manager of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), has been promoted to Technical Director of the global organisation. “Mark has been with IMCA for the last seven years and knows the Association perhaps better than...
April 4th, 2019 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

IMCA seminar on the use of the competence e-Portfolio

IMCA seminar on the use of the competence e-Portfolio
Nick Hough, IMCA Technical Adviser – HSSE, Offshore Survey and ROV  IMCA SEMINAR ON THE USE OF THE COMPETENCE e-PORTFOLIO Understanding the advantages of IMCA’s competence e-portfolio How the e-portfolio works in practice Seminar – 5 February 2019, Aberdeen The International Marine Contractors...
January 29th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Education and Training, HR, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

IMCA issues guidance to assist analysis and testing of DP systems

IMCA issues guidance to assist analysis and testing of DP systems
Andy Goldsmith The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published ‘Guidance to Identify DP System Components and their Failure Modes’ (IMCA M 247). The new document complements the Association’s existing guidance on Dynamic Positioning (DP). Captain Andy Goldsmith, IMCA’s Marine...
January 8th, 2019 | Associations, Books, Reports | Read More

IMCA announces short-lists for Safety and Environmental Sustainability Awards

IMCA announces short-lists for Safety and Environmental  Sustainability Awards
Allen Leatt Finalists announced for IMCA awards Awards to be presented at IMCA’s Annual Seminar, 28-29 November The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has announced the finalists for its Safety and Environmental Sustainability Awards. Three companies have been short-listed...
November 19th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

IMCA supports IOGP updated life saving rules

IMCA supports IOGP updated life saving rules
  Allen Leatt Positive messages feature in nine life-saving rules Common set of industry rules for industry workers globally The International Marine Contractors Association is fully supportive of the International Association of Oil & Gas Producers’ (IOGP) updated and simplified Life-Saving...
October 2nd, 2018 | Regulatory | Read More

Programme for IMCA annual seminar launched

Programme for IMCA annual seminar launched
Allen Leatt Working together: getting back to business – oil companies and contractors finding new ways of working New strategic themes for IMCA under the spotlight – environmental sustainability, digitalisation, and standardisation Two awards open for entries The International Marine Contractors...
July 16th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IMCA to provide insight into important aspects of DP

IMCA to provide insight into important aspects of DP
Capt Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, IMCA IMCA’s Technical Adviser and Workgroup Chairman to speak at 8th DP Asia Conference & Exhibition The International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Captain Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, and Captain Mike...
June 18th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board
Steve Sheppard Steve Sheppard joins IMCA Governing Board The international Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is pleased to confirm the appointment of Stephen Sheppard to its Governing Board. Mr Sheppard is the Diving Manager at Helix Well Ops (U.K.) Ltd, which has been a strong supporter of IMCA...
April 4th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

IMCA puts personal resilience on the agenda at MCEDD

IMCA puts personal resilience on the agenda at MCEDD
Allen Leatt IMCA PUTS PERSONAL RESILIENCE ON THE AGENDA AT MCEDD CEO PROVIDES INSIGHT INTO RESILIENCE IN THE WORKPLACE OVER 4,000 DOWNLOADS SINCE SCHEME WAS LAUNCHED IN LATE JANUARY Allen Leatt, Chief Executive of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), will be speaking at the Marine,...
March 27th, 2018 | Associations | Read More

IMCA puts dynamic positioning developments in the spotlight

IMCA puts dynamic positioning developments in the spotlight
Capt Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, IMCA IMCA’s Andy Goldsmith to speak at European DP conference IMCA provides DP event reporting across marine construction industry The International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Capt Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, will...
January 24th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Middle East and India appointment by IMCA

Middle East and India appointment by IMCA
Chris Rodricks Chris Rodricks has been appointed in a business development role for the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) in their Middle East and India Region. “Chris is well known to IMCA and its members, having been Chairman of our Middle East and India Region for the past...
November 13th, 2017 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

IMCA joins WFPIA

Allen Leatt The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has become a Sister Association member of the World Federation of Pipe Line Industry Associations (WFPIA). WFPIA provides a platform for collaboration amongst the associations related in one way or another to the onshore and offshore...
September 7th, 2017 | Associations, Gas | Read More

Strategic appointment made by IMCA

Strategic appointment made by IMCA
David Bloom The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has announced that David Bloom has been appointed as director for client engagement. He will be supporting the Association in developing and expanding its engagement with oil companies and the broader industry. “I am delighted to...
September 6th, 2017 | Associations, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

2017 IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations now online

2017 IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations now online
Lifting & Rigging Seminar 2017: Attendees The presentations from the 2017 International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Lifting and Rigging Seminar with its theme ‘Slings and rigging: ‘The soft revolution’’ held on 14 June at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol are now online, as is a...
July 25th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Two highly topical presentations at IMCA Europe & Africa region meeting

Two highly topical presentations at IMCA Europe & Africa region meeting
Mark Ford Close on 200 delegates are expected at two seminars being held next week in Amsterdam by the International Marine Contractors (IMCA). The 2017 IMCA Lifting and Rigging Seminar with its theme ‘Slings and rigging: ‘The soft revolution’’ will be held on 14 June at the Novotel Amsterdam...
June 7th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

1 DAY TO GO …. and a recap of 7 days of blogs…

1 DAY TO GO …. and a recap of 7 days of blogs…
1 DAY TO GO …. and a recap of 7 days of blogs: IMCA TAKES ACTION AS COUNTDOWN TO DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION ON THE JONES ACT CHANGES DRAWS CLOSE Every day for the past week in the countdown to the deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes, the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA)...
April 17th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

New report confirms potential damage to the deepwater construction market in the USGulf…

New report confirms potential damage to the deepwater construction market in the USGulf…
Allen Leatt NEW REPORT CONFIRMS POTENTIALLY SERIOUS DAMAGE TO THE DEEPWATER CONSTRUCTION MARKET IN THE US GULF OF MEXICO FROM PROPOSED JONES ACT CHANGES The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) issued its report on 4 April into the potential impact of the Jones Act proposals published...
April 5th, 2017 | Associations, Construction, Reports | Read More

Accredited Vessel Inspector Scheme Conference

Accredited Vessel Inspector Scheme Conference
Mike Schwarz and Chris Baldwin An essential event for all Common Marine Inspection Document (eCMID) and Marine Inspection for Small Workboats (eMISW) stakeholders. The forthcoming Accredited Vessel Inspector (AVI) Conference will be taking place at the Novotel at Schiphol Airport Amsterdam on Tuesday...
April 4th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IMCA welcome’s IMO SG’s call not to threaten IMOI’s emissions global roadmap

IMCA welcome’s IMO SG’s call not to threaten IMOI’s emissions global roadmap
John Bradshaw IMCA WELCOME’S IMO SECRETARY GENERAL’S CALL NOT TO THREATEN IMO’S EMISSIONS GLOBAL ROADMAP The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) believes that the roadmap adopted by the Marine Environment Protection of IMO (MEPC 70) to develop a comprehensive strategy to reduce...
January 18th, 2017 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, IMO, Organisations | 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