Report on the International Superyacht Coatings Conference

The third International Superyacht Coatings Conference (ISCC) drew around 100 delegates to this prominent business-to-business event. With the theme of “driving quality, ensuring success”, the conference took place on 11/12 December and was organised by Amsterdam RAI in association with the International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA) and the Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss). Specialising …

Peter Morgan to address ISCC

Peter Morgan, one of the ‘founding fathers’ and course tutors of the Registered Marine Coatings Inspectors qualification, has been invited to speak at the International Superyacht Coatings Conference. This is further endorsement, if any were needed, that the new RMCI qualification and education programme is starting to gain interest in the superyacht industry. Peter will …

RMCI Pilot Course successfully completed

The Marine Survey Academy, the training division of the International Institute of Marine Surveying, has completed the launch of the RMCI Course and Qualification held in Porchester, UK from 8-12 September 2014. Some 13 students attended the pilot course. This comprised a broad cross section of students from shipyards, refit yards, superyacht coatings manufacturers and …

RMCI pilot course confirmed

Leading players in the marine coatings and associated fields have come together to launch a new standard and formal qualification in response to concerns raised by the leisure vessel, superyacht and shipping industry. Before this qualification was developed there were no specific qualifications for marine coatings Inspectors. The Registered Marine Coatings Inspectors (RMCI) qualification was …