Safe Marine Assurance (SMA) Supplier Profile
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Safe Marine Assurance (SMA)
Houston, TX, United States
An Energy Risk Management and Maritime Engineering Consultancy Service.
Safe Marine Assurance (SMA) is a full-service Energy Risk Management & Maritime Engineering Consultancy firm registered in Houston, Texas and Rio de Janeiro, BR. Since 2009, we focus on providing cost-effective, independent third-party Verification, Energy Risk Management & Maritime Engineering Consultancy services to the Shipping Business, Maritime & Energy Sectors which includes providing the highest quality professional and technical project specialists both domestically and internationally.

We assist owners and partners to achieve Economic and Predictable project results. SMA provides expert Execution advice and planning, based on real Project Experience. Our team's broad experience in Marine, Offshore Construction/ Installation, Drilling Well Control Operations and Project Management are highly sought after by clients from almost every sector of the maritime and energy industries. These include maritime management and energy companies, P&I Clubs, marine and energy insurers, ship owners and charterers, admiralty lawyers and government bodies. SMA’s practical experienced staff includes civil, structural and subsea/ drilling engineers, naval architects, mechanical and marine engineers, master mariners, process and risk analysts. We develop long-standing relationships with our clients, who appreciate our professionalism, operational excellence, high level of safety, and above all our ability to respond quickly and efficiently to all urgent matters. Our office networks in 7 countries are strategically located near the world’s major shipping and offshore energy centres to support our clients mitigate and minimize the risks they face when undertaking marine transportation, offshore drilling and marine construction operations while executing their projects in a timely and safe manner. In the offshore oil & gas business and commercial shipping field, our primary services consist of:
• Technical Ship Management • Marine Warranty (MWS), Project Cargo & Rig Move Warranty Survey Services including Project Management tow/ voyage planning • Conceptual Design, Feasibility Study & Front End Engineering Design (FEED) Consultancy Services • Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Installation (EPCI) Project Consultancy Services • Onshore/ Offshore Design, Fabrication, and Installation Verification & Validation of Subsea Architecture & Critical equipment including Certified Verification Agent (CVA) for (SURF) Engineering projects • Project & Due Diligence Technical Support Consultancy Services • Maritime, Engineering & Risk Assurance Consultancy & Inspection Services • Heavy Lift and Semi-Submersible Operations - Planning & Technical Due Diligence Execution • High Risk/ Value Project Management, and Procurement Contract Services • Company/ Vessel Representation & Support - Office, Field & Offshore • Client and/ or Technical Diligence Project Staffing - Office, Field & Offshore • Break bulk, Bulk, Liquid Cargoes & Bunker On/ Off-hire Assessment Surveys • Ship Vetting & Inspections – OVID, CMID, Suitability • Vessel Operator Audits – OVMSA & TMSA Audits • Dynamic Positioning (DP) Consultancy & Verification • Project and/ or Mission Critical Equipment Testing and Verification • Condition Survey, Pre-purchase, On-hire/ Off-hire • FMEA & FME(c)A Audits and Authoring • Operational Activity Planning - CAM/ ASOG/ WSOG/ • Technology Solutions - Advanced Modelling/ Simulation, Control of Marine Assets • Integrations/ Modifications with DP Equipment/ Power Management (PM) Systems – Suitability & Verification • Training & Assessment of Key DP/ PM & Marine Personnel – Brazil based Training Centre • Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) & Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV) Consultancy • Project Cargo Transportation & Heavy Lift Operations • BOP Well Control Equipment - Assessments, Acceptance Test Procedures (ATP) & Verifications • Well Control Drilling Systems & Subsea Engineering Consulting/ Assessments • 30 CFR 250 Compliance • Fixed Object Damage (FOD) Investigations • ISM, QA HSSE Security Analysis & Verification – Raising the Standards level • Risk Management & Safety Assessments • Marine Adjuster Evaluations & Port Cost Estimates • Expert Witness – Legal Disputes & Litigation within the Maritime, Energy & Transportation Industries • Providing Integrated Services for Mexico’s & Brazil Energy Industries – Shore Base, Technical & Commercial Supply Chain Management: - - Our Tampico Logistics Base – Dock/ Yard can handle up to 11,000MTS; Location: Pánuco River – Tampico, Mexico; • Sourcing & Logistics/ Project Management Services for the Global Maritime & Energy Industries • Contractor Management • Shore base/ Port Services incl. Chartered Parties - Customs Broker Services Our Work Procedures are custom tailored as per Client requirements and segregated in two parts Operations & Technical Work Scopes. Data-driven in-house software enables SMA to conduct truly predictive digitized report capabilities and management scope of work that can deliver billions of dollars in cost savings and operational efficiency improvements to Operators, Contractors & Insurance Companies (P&I/ H&M Clubs). Whilst SMA's business streams are: • Marine/ Technical Ship Management & Energy Risk Warranty – Third party technical ship management, warranty of the planning, design and execution stages of high value marine construction/ installation, transportation and drilling operations on behalf of operators, contractors and underwriters. • Marine Assurance – Marine Engineering and consultancy relating to load-out, transportation, commissioning/ decommissioning and installation of offshore oil & gas assets/ facilities and alternative energy, ports and harbours. • Consultancy/ Assessment Surveys, Inspections & Audits of marine vessels/ rigs, offshore structures, well control equipment and marine operations. • Marine Casualties – Multidisciplinary marine casualty and marine emergency response service, with an international emergency response hotline manned 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. • Claims Disputes & Litigation – Multi-disciplinary technical advice and expertise at all stages of the marine legal claims and disputes process. Range from evaluation of the technical aspects to establishment to resolution assistance.
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Legal Name: Safe Marine Assurance

State of Incorporation: Texas

Type of Org: Corporation

Business Type: Contractor/Consultant, Service Provider

Year Founded: 2014

Revenue: $1M to $5M USD

Employees: 9

  • Diversity: Minority-Owned Business
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Product and Service Categories
  • Global
  • Engineering testing services
  • Equipment inspection service
  • Technical drawing
  • Technical manual or instruction sheet printing
  • Oilfield audits or inspection services
  • Technical diagrams or drawings
  • Marine conservation strategy planning
  • Engineering & Construction
  • Insurance
  • Oil & Gas
  • Public Sector
  • Transportation & Storage
  • Industrial Machinery & Components
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