eCMID iconNew Head of Communications at IMCA

Achilleas Georgiou has been appointed Head of Communications at the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and joined the association on 27 November. “I am delighted to welcome Achilleas to IMCA,” said Allen Leatt, IMCA’s Chief Executive. “He will use his wealth of experience and proven track record of success in managing communications in the marine contracting and related industries to help raise IMCA’s profile. This will enable us to influence and shape the marine energy industry, and thus become a leading voice for our members – offshore, marine and underwater engineering contractors in more than 60 countries.”

eCMID iconA firm place for lifting and rigging as an IMCA core activity

IMCA’s Technical Manager Mark Ford writes in the Wire Rope Exchange (September-October 2017): Lifting and rigging is fundamental to almost every offshore and subsea operation, ranging from routinely lifting stores and spares, to the in-depth planning and execution of complicated engineered lifts … Read the article on pages 74-76

eCMID iconIMCA announces new President

Harke Jan Meek, Chief Commercial Officer at Heerema Marine Contractors, has become IMCA’s new President and Chairman of the Board, with Iain Grainger, Vice President Commercial at McDermott International Inc. the new IMCA Vice President.

eCMID iconIMCA appoints Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager

Strengthening its policy and regulatory affairs team, the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has appointed  as Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager to lead on worldwide policy and legislative issues, with responsibility for developing and delivering the international trade association’s policy and regulatory strategy, including representing members with regulators and other third parties. John joined the … Continue reading “IMCA appoints Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager”

eCMID iconNew Technical Adviser appointed at IMCA

John Bradshaw has joined the technical team at the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) as a Technical Adviser. Eight Technical Advisers work with the Association’s Technical Director, Technical Manager and technical committees from the global membership formulating IMCA’s work programme and developing guidance documents and reports aimed at increasing safety and efficiency within the industry. … Continue reading “New Technical Adviser appointed at IMCA”