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Read our latest guide written exclusively for SuperyachtNews.com on the requirements for training in enclosed space entry and rescue drills. https://www.superyachtnews.com/crew/emergency-training-and-drills---nailing-the-enclosed-space-rescue As Marshall Island Flag Surveyors MRMC have carried out a number of these drills recently during annual Flag state compliance verifications and have found this is an oft overlooked area that should be given dedicated practice time. Be safe; be compliant!
Since the end of the show season last year MRMC’s feet have not touched the ground – literally – with 13 countries visited and over 73,000 miles travelled in pursuit of keeping our Clients and the superyacht industry truly compliant. It’s been busy, busy, busy with the team carrying out pre purchase and condition surveys and inspections across the globe. We’ve performed technical investigations, and carried out statutory RMI Flag compliance verifications for private yachts (PY’s), private yacht limited yachter (PYLC), yacht engaged in trade (YET), passenger (PAXY) and full commercial yachts. In the middle we still managed to [...]
Read our guide written exclusively for SuperyachtNews.com on how to be ahead of the Port State Control CIC this year - "don't get caught in the net"! www.superyachtnews.com/crew/be-port-state-control-ready-this-season Checkout these other photos highlighting how not to pass a Port State Control Inspection! Be safe; be compliant! Read more News & Views...
MRMC are delighted to announce they have undergone their second re-certification process and audit for compliance to the internationally recognised ISO 9001:2015 standard. Of particular note, the auditor found that our system was entirely pertinent to our scope of work and post audit, free of any noted non-conformities (NCNs), observations or opportunities for improvement (OFIs) – a clean bill of health for 2019! MRMC has shown they have good product and service reliability and process controls, which means lower costs for its customers! MRMC’s Director, Alix Robinson said, “We’re proud to have achieved ISO 9001:2015 re-certification as it underlines [...]
MRMC are gearing up for a very busy September, conducting CYCV’s on yachts in Turkey, France, Monaco and the US. The team will also be attending Cannes Yachting Festival from 11-14th September and Monaco Yacht Show from 24th– 28th September and are looking forward to meeting up with clients and colleagues. Mark Robinson, Principal Surveyor said: "September has kicked off with a bang for us with surveys taking place weekly across the month. It's going to be great to be at Cannes again, which as the first show of the season is always a pleasure to attend and this year has a [...]
Mark Robinson, founder and Principal Surveyor of Mark Robinson Maritime Consultants (MRMC), has been invited to join London based Newman Giles Paines & Company Ltd (NGP) a multi-disciplinary group of marine consultants, providing survey, consultancy and expert witness services to the marine industry. With the addition of Mark to the team, NGP now has fourteen consultants, spanning the globe from their headquarters in central London, with representatives in Rotterdam, Buenos Aires, Melbourne and Singapore. Nic Paines said: “We’re delighted to welcome Mark on board our team of highly qualified consultants which now will include nine Master Mariners. As well [...]