IMCA Code of practice on environmental sustainability

March 2024  Rev. 1 – Reviewed by the Environmental Sustainability Committee with relevant industry updates

May 2021 – Initial publication

This Recommended Code of Practice on Environmental Sustainability is a voluntary document developed by IMCA’s members to set the expectations on managing key environmental and climate topics associated with offshore marine construction.  Four significant topics of emission reduction, energy management and efficiency, life below water, and the circular economy are featured in the Code.

  • Glossary
  • Foreword
  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Significant Environmental Aspects
  • Measuring and Monitoring Industry Progress
  • Appendix 1: Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives and Commitments
    Appendix 2: Key Environmental Aspects Found in Global Frameworks and Standards Where Illustrative KPIs Can Be Found
    Appendix 3: Carbon Intensity Indicator Proposed Proxies
Reference(s): IMCA ES001
Published:March 2024
Version:Rev. 1
Grade:IMCA Code of Practice

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