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John Bain

Master Mariner


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John is a DP Master Mariner based in LOCs Aberdeen office with over 20 years’ experience on a range of offshore support and construction vessels.

He provides consultancy services on hazard identification and risk mitigation for marine assurance, DP trials and has undertaken accident/incident investigations, on behalf of owners, P&I clubs and clients.

John has acted as independent Marine Warranty Surveyor and Consultant for large-scale development and construction projects for both the oil and gas, decommissioning, and renewables sectors in various locations and sensitive environments worldwide, including jacket, topside module loadout and installation. Pipe, Cable lay, subsea construction, IRM, Diving and HLV operations.

John has studied Marine Warranty Services with Lloyds and is an Accredited eCMID Vessel Inspector.