About Us

LOC is an independent marine and engineering consultancy and survey organisation, providing high quality services to the shipping and offshore energy industries. LOC was established in London in 1979. Since then, we have grown into an international, multi-disciplinary organisation, with offices across the world. Our team now comprises over 400 professionally qualified personnel.

Our Business

Our business focuses on all aspects of transportation and construction in the marine environment and upon the accidents and disputes that sometimes arise. Thanks to our  team’s technical expertise and hands-on experience, we have become a recognised industry leader in all of our fields of activity.

Our Clients

Our broad experience and our multi-skilled teams are highly valued by clients from almost every sector of the maritime industry. These include P&I clubs, marine and energy insurers, energy companies, ship owners and charterers, admiralty lawyers and government bodies. We develop long-standing relationships with our clients, who appreciate our professionalism, consistency, and above all our ability to respond swiftly to all urgent incidents.

Our Guiding Principles

These are our most important assets. LOC’s continued success is due to our exceptional employees and their commitment to our clients’ best interests. Our  team works with integrity, professionalism and dedication –  these are core attributes that underpin everything we do.