BIMCO is now the world’s largest international shipping association, with more than 2,100 members globally. We provide a wide range of services to our global membership – which includes shipowners, operators, managers, brokers and agents.
BIMCO is also recognised worldwide for the clarity, consistency and certainty of its standard maritime contracts.
Our aim is to produce flexible commercial agreements that are fair to both parties. We work with industry experts to produce modern contracts tailored to specific trades and activities. Our world recognised contracts are widely used and this familiarity provides greater certainty of the likely commercial outcome – helping members manage contractual risk.
Security & Complex Environments Group (SCEG)
The Security in Complex Environments Group (SCEG) is a Special Interest Group, for security companies who are committed to the development and implementation of international standards for the private security sector. SCEG companies are well regulated, compliant have embraced international security standards and protecting human rights is at the core of their business models.
SCEG provides a voice and a catalyst for change for those companies concerned about the need to raise global standards for the private security sector.
Armed Forces Covenant
What is the Armed Forces Covenant? To those who proudly protect our nation, who do so with honour, courage, and commitment, the Armed Forces Covenant is the nation’s commitment to you.
It is a pledge that together we acknowledge and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect in the communities, economy and society they serve with their lives.
ISO 9001:2015 – Quality Management Systems
ISO 28000:2007 – Supply Chain Security Management
ISO 28007:2015 – Supply Chain Security (Maritime Armed) Management
Certified by the UK Government’s National Cyber Security Centre to ensure compliance with essential cyber security precautions and protect MAST against cyber attack.
Approved by Panama Flag to provide armed security teams to ships transiting the High Risk Area in the Indian Ocean.