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We operate through a committee structure which addresses many different areas of technical expertise. We have more than thirty committees and workgroups in place all working towards improving specialist aspects of performance in our industry. Around 400 industry professionals from our members are engaged in IMCA committee work. Membership on our committees is by election or nomination.

Technical Committees

Our technical structure comprising four main divisions covering Offshore Diving, Marine (including a Marine Renewable Energy Committee), Remote Systems & ROVs, and Offshore Survey. These are supported by a committee structure focused on: health, safety, security and the environment; competence and training; digitalisation; environmental sustainability; lifting and rigging; marine policy and regulatory affairs; and contracts and insurance.


Our committees establish workgroups with subject matter experts to investigate and develop opinion on specific areas of technology or operational interest on an as required basis.

Regional Committees

Our global reach is organised into five geographic regions: Asia-Pacific, Europe & Africa, Middle East & India, North America, and South America.

To find out more about each of our committees, navigate through the main menu.