Supporting Pilots - Protecting Trade
The UKMPA represents approximately 500 highly skilled UK Maritime Pilots.
Their role is to safely navigate ships in and out of the United Kingdom’s waterways and ports.
This undertaking is critical to protecting the country’s infrastructure and environment from damage and pollution, whilst ensuring the safe and efficient movement of 95% (by volume) of the UK imports and exports .find out more
Register HereGET SET FOR WORKBOAT 2050 – SEMINAR – 3rd Feb 2022 (1000 GMT)Transfer & Access – Managing crew transfer safety in offshore energy and port operations.Join our panel of experts and learn about improving safety and boarding for crew transfers in the wind farm sector, with pilot transfers at sea, and from ship to shore.In association with ‘The Workboat Association’, Supported by: UKMPA, UKHMA & SMI
The transfer of a Pilot between pilot boat and ship presents significant risks that need to be carefully
managed. This Code gives guidance to improve the control of these risks.
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Huge congratulations to maritime pilot Kevin Vallance who has been awarded the Merchant Navy Medal for services to maritime …