Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd

a global leader in offshore solutions

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Accreditations and Memberships

As part of our commitment to excellence and quality, SMC Ltd conform to the highest internationally recognised standards for Environmental, Health and Safety, and Business Management.

SMC are members of The International Marine Contractors Association, The International Institute of Marine Surveying, The International Energy Consultants Organisation, and the Achilles UVDB Community.
ISO 9001 Quality Management System

ISO 9001 is the universally recognised standard for quality management. SMC Ltd.’s accreditation to this standard demonstrates to our customers, clients, contractors and staff a commitment to quality and its continual improvement throughout our business.

SMC first achieved ISO 9001 in 2009.
ISO 14001 Environmental Management System

ISO 14001 is the internationally recognised standard for environmental management. For SMC Ltd the recognition of the award in 2014 is testament to our commitment to manage our activities is a sustainable manner whilst continually reviewing environmental best practice and its application within our business areas.
OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety System

SMC Ltd achieved accreditation to OHSAS 18001 in 2009; the internationally recognised standard demonstrates the commitment by us to controlling OH&S risks, consistent with our OH&S policy and objectives.
As a member of the IIMS, Ian Coates seeks to promote the professionalism, recognition and training of Marine Surveyors worldwide.

This membership ensures that we seek to maintain high professional standards and share best practice with other leading industry members to ensure the reputation of the International Marine Surveying organisation.
The International Energy Consultants Organisation (IECO) acts as a forum for companies and individuals who are providing consultancy as their main business in the many fields of geoscience survey and HSE within the energy industry.

The Organisation is aimed at those companies that engage consultants primarily for field-related activities.
Specialist Marine Consultants are a registered supplier on the Achilles UVDB System which allows our Quality, Safety and Environmental Systems to be recognised independently.

The system allows potential clients within a variety of industries to be confident that SMC Ltd has been through a robust supplier assessment.