Maritime Groups provide the opportunity for members to seek information, inform and discuss technical matters though the online Forums. Maritime Groups cover special interests such as vessel types and sector activities. Each of the Institution's Technical Committees has an associated Maritime Group by which members are kept up to date with the Committee's activities, and can propose issues to be considered by the Committee.
Maritime Group Forums
Members must be Logged On to post a Discussion or Comment in any Maritime Group Forum
Maritime Safety Group
Design, construction and operating matters related to the safety of marine vessels and structures.
Maritime Environment Group
Matters concerning the protection of the maritime environmental and marine renewable energy
Maritime Innovation Group
The impact on the maritime industry, the profession and the Institution of the development and use of innovative technologies.
Matters relating to the regulation of the design, construction and operation of marine vessels and the protection of the maritime environment discussed at the IMO .
Small Craft Group
Matters relating to the design, construction, survey and operation of commercial and recreational small craft.
High Speed Vessels Group
Matters relating to the design, construction, survey and operation of high speed commercial vessels.
Members who wish to propose the formation of further Maritime Groups covering other specialist interests should contact the Chief Executive at