Underwater acoustic measurements can help to assess the impact you’re having on the marine life around you

Along with Quality, Health and Safety, Environment is one of the core pillars here at OSC Marine. Recently, one of our clients asked us to take underwater acoustic measurements at a number of points to assess whether the marine life in the area is being disturbed or is at risk.  Why do we take [...]

By |2021-06-22T09:37:25+00:00June 22nd, 2021|Diving, Educational|0 Comments

Mooring systems for fluid transfer systems

When bulk liquid fuel tankers transport products (refined or unrefined), they need to make use of a short-term mooring system when loading and offloading the product. The mooring system is either a single point mooring system (SPM) or a conventional buoy mooring system (CBM).  An SPM is anchored, serving its purpose as a single [...]

By |2021-06-04T12:50:48+00:00June 4th, 2021|Diving, Educational|0 Comments

7 commercial diving safety risks that makes this service unique

Commercial diving has been considered a major accident hazard by both Oil & Gas and renewable energy industry players. This means that when things go wrong and accidents happen, there is a high potential for one or more team member deaths. Here are the top seven major safety hazards you need to be aware [...]

By |2021-05-11T06:45:29+00:00May 11th, 2021|Diving, Educational|0 Comments

The challenges of underwater thruster removal

Underwater thruster removal from active Special Purpose Vessels is a specialised and technically-complex operation. That means that this task has its own set of challenges and you’ll need a trustworthy and cost-effective solution to get the job done right. OSC Marine can help you there. Reliability, safety, quality and customer satisfaction are synonymous with OSC [...]

By |2021-04-06T23:39:55+00:00April 6th, 2021|Announcement, Educational|0 Comments


Towards the end of the 20th century a chemical called Tributyltin was introduced into many hull paints with an illusory promise that ship hull cleaning would no longer be necessary. Like in many other areas in life, substituting hard work and manpower for chemicals was not the answer. Not only did this chemical not work [...]

By |2021-04-01T13:17:17+00:00March 30th, 2021|Announcement, Educational|0 Comments

Team Effort – One Way to Stop Ocean Pollution

Protecting and maintaining our oceans against human pollution is no easy task but there are solutions to make it achievable. Team work is always a good way to achieve goals and begin the process of achieving a pollution-free ocean. The Durban Harbour Cleanup: A good example of excellent team work was the combined efforts [...]

By |2019-06-07T09:17:58+00:00June 7th, 2019|Educational, Pollution Control|0 Comments

4 Steps to Stop Ocean and River Pollution

We have all seen the real threat of pollution to our oceans whether through a walk along the beach or pictures on social media. Our Ocean is filling up with waste - we have to stop this. When we litter or do not control our waste - Nature takes care of it! Winds and [...]

By |2019-04-04T18:30:58+00:00April 4th, 2019|Educational, Pollution Control|1 Comment
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