R V Ahilan

'France and floating wind now at the heart of offshore wind sector'

'France and floating wind now at the heart of offshore wind sector'

RV Ahilan of LOC tells Recharge his insights into the French offshore wind market, floating wind and the prospects for the wider European sector. LOC Group has had a hand in roughly two thirds of t... Published 6th April 2017 by

The Vessel Assurance Process Followed by Survey Vessel Companies

The Vessel Assurance Process Followed by Survey Vessel Companies

Here at LOC Group, we provide a vessel assurance process unique to your needs. We provide a bespoke service because the levels of work necessary, as well as the levels of risk, can vary depending on t... Published 24th March 2017

Brian McJury

Handling pollution in a small port or harbour

pollution in a small port or harbour
Handling pollution in a small port or harbour

As an independent marine, engineering consultancy and survey organisation, LOC may represent either party in an accident investigation into pollution in a port or harbour. The investigation is likely... Published 22nd November 2016 by

Different Standards of Marine Accident Investigation

Different Standards of Marine Accident Investigation

It's an unfortunate fact that some shippers, brokers and operators only discover when they get to court that the marine accident investigation they ordered has not been carried out to the highest stan... Published 18th November 2016

  • 9th November 2016
RWE Innogy / Liverpool Bay

Gwynt-y-Mor – Marine Warranty Survey

CLIENT: RWE Innogy TYPE: Offshore wind farm LOCATION: Liverpool Bay WATER DEPTH: 13.4m – 21.4m DATES: 2011 to 2015 LOC Scope of Work Marine warranty surveying is usually a requirement of the developer’s ‘Construction All Risk’ insurance and exp...
  • 9th November 2016
E.on UK / Offshore Humber Estuary

Humber Gateway Offshore Windfarm

CLIENT: E.on UK TYPE: Offshore wind farm LOCATION: Offshore Humber Estuary WATER DEPTH: 20m to drying DATES: 2012 to 2015 LOC Scope of Work LOC was appointed as marine warranty surveyor  to review the operational procedures and to inspect the p...
  • 9th November 2016
E.on UK / Offshore Solway Firth

Robin Rigg – Marine Warranty Survey

CLIENT: E.on UK TYPE: Offshore Wind Farm LOCATION: Offshore Solway Firth WATER DEPTH: 20m to drying DATES: 2007 to 2010 LOC Scope of Work Marine warranty surveying is usually a requirement of the developer’s ‘Construction All Risk’ insurance...

LOC London manages MWS project for LNG construction in the Arctic

LOC London is acting as the marine warranty surveyor, providing independent third-party design review and approval of marine operations including load-out, seafastening, transportation, shipping and offloading of cargo dedicated to the transportation...

Harnessing experience to create innovation

Marine warranty surveyors traditionally provide independent third-party review and approval of marine construction and transportation projects. The scope of work may cover documented procedures, structural analysis, operations and selection of marine...
  • 17th November 2015

Challenges from offshore

Offshore oil & gas exploration and production has evolved from the relatively shallow and protected waters of the Gulf of Mexico to deeper water and harsher environments of the Brazilian Basin, West Africa and the northern North Sea. Each has its...