International Institute
of Marine Surveying

The International Institute of Marine Surveying is an independent, non-political organisation. Membership is open to suitably qualified and experienced marine and cargo surveyors, yacht and small craft surveyors, marine consultants and mariners from around the world. Individuals with specialised knowledge experience or skills and who are able to contribute to the aims and objectives of the Institute are also invited to join.

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There are many benefits of being a member of the Institute including; recognition to an approved organisation; ongoing professional development; networking opportunities with other members; discounts on education and training programmes, events and publications; to name a few.

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Education and Training

The HNC/HND by Btec is a distance learning system with many years of experience allied to the IIMS who administer and support a full system of training that provides the learner with information and training to achieve the standards set by the Institute.

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Training & Meeting Day

Date:  08 May 2014 (1 Days)
Location:  Grafham Water Sailing Club, UK

A training day with Small Craft meeting will be held on Thursday the 8th May at Grafham Water Sailing Club near Huntingdon.

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IIMS 2014 Conference

Date:  09 June 2014 (2 Days)
Location:  Hilton Hotel, Chilworth, Southampton, UK

The 2014 Conference (including Dinner and AGM) will be held on the 9th and 10th June 2014 at the Hilton Hotel, Chilworth, Southampton. The Conference theme will be “New Energies in Marine Surveying”.

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The event will coincide with the SeaWork Exhibition in Southampton running from the 10th – 12th June.

For more information about the SeaWork Exhibition, go to: www.seawork.com

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IIMS Conference sponsors announced

The International Institute of Marine Surveying is delighted to announce that Henderson International, based in New Delhi, India and Constellation Marine Services, head quartered in Dubai, have signed as joint Platinum sponsors for the forthcoming IIMS Conference 2014.

This prestigious event is taking place on 9/10 June at the Hilton Hotel, Chilworth, Southampton and will now be known as IIMS Conference 2014 sponsored by Henderson International and Constellation Marine Services.

Commenting on this news, IIMS Chief Executive, Mike Schwarz, said, "I am thrilled that Capt. Satish Anand (Henderson International) and Capt. Zarir Irani (Constellation Marine Services) have agreed to become joint Platinum Sponsors of the 2014 Conference."

"Both individuals and their organisations are well respected in the marine surveying world. The head office team very much look forward to working with them to ensure the 2014 IIMS is a resounding success for all involved", said Mr Schwarz.

IIMS Pakistan branch launched

Congratulations to IIMS Pakistan, which held its inaugural session on 4 January 2014 at the National Sailing Centre.

In June 2013, IIMS passed its 30 members to enable a branch to be formed. The IIMS Pakistan Branch was officially announced at a Conference in Dubai in November 2013, where an IIMS Plaque was handed over.

The newly elected Management Committee of the IIMS Pakistan Branch is:
Capt Syed Khalid Humail: Chairman
Capt M Zia Alam: Vice Chairman
Capt Iftikhar Raza: Treasurer
Mr Mumtaz Alam: Office Secretary
Ms Madiha Naim: Committee Member
Dr Faiza Alam: Committee Member

Qualify in Subsea Thermal Insulation Technology

Five day course, examination & certification

Courses will be held at various UK locations - please check website for updated details. Full details and application form can be found at www.wgim.com/irmii

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