SAFETY IS FUNDAMENTAL TO THE SUCCESS OF OUR OPERATIONS AND FORMS ONE OF OUR CORE BUSINESS VALUES.
Our work is underpinned by excellence across the full spectrum of Risk, Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (RQHSE).
OceanIQ is fully committed to meeting its responsibility under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, including the International Safety Management Regulations under the ISM Code.
The Global Marine Group is accredited to ISO 45001:2018 OHSAS 18001:2007 emphasising the commitment to the continual improvement of health, safety and welfare of our employees.
The Group proudly hold the 2020 RoSPA Order of Distinction, following 20 consecutive years of receiving the RoSPA Gold Standard in recognition of our outstanding occupational health & safety standards.
The Group is also an active member of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA).
We are committed to meeting our customers’ expectations, and to be recognised for our commitment to quality in everything we deliver. OceanIQ is certified to ISO 9001:2015. The company’s management system has been developed in accordance with these standards and the International Safety Management Regulations under the ISM Code.
Our Leadership Team demonstrate their support and commitment to the assessment of our management systems by engaging in a review on a regular basis. This enables the company to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meets customer as well as statutory and regulatory requirements.
To ensure quality is upheld, we constantly invest in services, processes and organisational development, aiming to improve and sustain the performance levels that have seen OceanIQ grow to become a leader in its field.
We consider ourselves immensely privileged to operate our business in some of the most beautiful ocean and sea environments on the planet. Minimising the impact we have on these areas and their associated environments is essential to our continued success, which is why we are certified to ISO 14001:2015.
The company’s environmental management system has been developed in accordance with these standards and all applicable regulations, providing a framework to ensure we minimise impact on the environment – preventing pollution to our oceans and reducing our carbon footprint, working towards Net Zero Carbon Emissions 2050.
The Group is a member of the Ocean Renewable Energy Action Coalition (OREAC) and proudly supports this important initiative for ocean-based climate action and increased ocean energy capacity. As a member of OREAC, we work with diverse stakeholders to accelerate bold, pragmatic solutions for realising a sustainable ocean economy.
We are also members of RenewableUK, of which OceanIQ’s Managing Director, Gail Clark, is a Shadow Board member and CWind’s Managing Director, Nathanael Allison, is a Board member. As members, we are actively committed to helping deliver a future powered by clean energy. We work closely with the industry to educate others on the opportunities presented by offshore wind.
Alongside our work supporting the development of the energy industry, we also work with our peers to drive positive change within the telecoms industry. The Group is a long-standing Executive Committee member of the International Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) and European Subsea Cable Association (ESCA), and members of the North American Submarine Cable Association (NASCA). As Executive Committee members we offer our leadership, knowledge and guidance on issues related to submarine cable security and reliability.