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Compliance Services

MAC provides compliance services to help our clients ensure they are prepared for, and are meeting, the latest legislation and code requirements, to the benefit of their operations:

  • Regulatory compliance
  • Safety management systems
  • Safe systems of work
  • Quality assurance and quality control
  • Environmental assessment
  • Compliance services resources

Regulatory Compliance

  • Marine and offshore legislation:
    • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER) and Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER)
    • IMO - SOLAS (ISM and ISPS Codes), MARPOL, CSS Code, IMDG Code etc. and ILO - MLC 2006
    • Flag state administration requirements - NMA Mobile Offshore Unit Rules
    • UK legislation - Means of access, Work at Height etc.
    • New regulations
  • Desktop and site audits
  • Gap analysis
  • Procedures, forms and work instructions

Vessel Safety Management Systems

  • ISM Code compliance
  • Develop, implement and commission bespoke SMSs (MAC MMS)
  • Integration of SMS with company quality management system
  • Assistance with SMC and DoC audits - preparation, mock audits and actual audit support
  • Gap analysis (oil company governing standards and coastal state requirements)
  • Statutory Manuals (Cargo Securing, Emergency Towing Booklet etc.)
  • ISM audits

The MAC MMS covers all the requirements of the ISM code as well as other applicable international regulations

  • The system is split into eight (8) sections containing various procedure manuals and standard forms:
    1. The Marine Management System
    2. Shore-Based Administration
    3. Vessel Administration
    4. Vessel Health Safety and Environment
    5. Crew Administration and Training
    6. Marine Procedures
    7. Vessel Engineering
    8. Vessel Emergency Procedures

Safe Systems of Work

  • Dropped object surveys
  • Safety management system audits
  • Gap analysis against oil company governing standards
  • Permit to work audits
  • Health and safety assessments and audits

Quality Assurance and Quality Control

  • ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems compliance
    • System development and improvement, documentation (procedures, work instructions, forms etc.), audits
  • Quality audits
    • Supplier, shipyard, fabricator and vendor audits and inspections
  • Bespoke quality plans and procedures
    • Inspection and Test Plans (ITPs) and quality assurance plans (vessel newbuilding, vessel conversion, dive systems, pipelay systems and mobile equipment)

Environmental Assessment

  • Environmental audits
    • Chemical agents, COSHH, MARPOL
  • Environmental procedures and processes
    • SEEMP, SOPEP/SMPEP, Class notations
Safeguarding reputation at operational, project, management and corporate levels