IMCA News

Keep up-to-date with the latest IMCA news in press releases and quarterly newsletters. You can browse all of our news articles below - as well as see 'Making Waves’, our quarterly newsletter (the most recent issue is available for download by members only) and ‘CMID update’, containing news about developments to our Common Marine Inspection Document.

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  • IMCA Revises ‘Guidelines for The Use Of Multibeam Echosounders for Offshore Survey’

    21 August 2015

    ‘Guidelines for the Use of Multibeam Echosounders for Offshore Surveys’ (IMCA S 003 Rev 2) has been extensively revised by members of the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Offshore Survey Division Management Committee, to bring it up-to-date with current technology and practice, and is now available for downloading free of charge for members and non-members alike from the IMCA website.
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  • IMCA Publishes Revisions of Two Important Diving Guidance Documents

    18 August 2015

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published revisions of two important diving publications – Diving Equipment Systems Inspection Guidance Note (DESIGN) for Mobile/Portable Surface Supplied Systems (IMCA D 040 Rev 1) and Mobile/Portable/Daughtercraft Surface Supplied Systems (IMCA D 015 Rev 1). Both documents can be downloaded free of charge from the IMCA website, with printed copies available for purchase from the association.
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  • IMCA to Stage Competence Seminar in Aberdeen

    14 August 2015

    ‘Effective competence solutions’ is the theme of an International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Competence and Training Seminar to be held in Aberdeen on Wednesday 2 September 2015. It is aimed at competence and training (C&T) representatives and their offshore personnel as well as oil company representatives and providers of C&T solutions; members and other interested parties can attend the full day event free-of-charge, but need to register at www.imca-int.com/events/competence-workshop.
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  • Successful IMCA Introduction for Singapore’s Denis Welch

    12 August 2015

    Denis Welch was appointed the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Regional Director for Asia-Pacific in Autumn 2014 to ensure that the association has an increasingly active presence in this key offshore oil and gas areas of the world, an area where nearly 25% of IMCA member companies are based.
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  • IMCA Playing a Key Role in Offshore Wind Safety

    12 August 2015

    The Offshore Renewable Workgroup of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA|) is one of the association’s best attended workgroups, and the level of enthusiasm is not only seeing an increasing number of highly relevant guidance documents being published, but has gained IMCA a seat at the UK HSE GB ‘Offshore Wind Industry Leaders Workshop’ in Bootle in November.
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