In addition to its members that own and operate vessels, OMSA’s associate members include shipyards, surveyors, vessel equipment manufacturers and distributors, training providers, financial institutions, attorneys, and accountants.
OMSA is the voice for this important and vibrant industry, representing its members’ interests before Congress, the Coast Guard, Customs and Border Protection, the Maritime Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and other federal, state and local officials.
Throughout its history, OMSA has successfully represented the industry on regulatory and legislative issues including vessel inspections, crewing, licensing, and international safety and environmental treaties.
OMSA also provides its members with effective tools to ensure the safety, security and environmental responsibility of their vessels and crew in compliance with government and industry standards.
OMSA is committed to ensuring the vitality and stability of the offshore marine industry.