Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd

SMC delivers valuable solutions to the energy industry through the provision of quality and reliable personnel

SMC Provide project services and highly skilled experienced personnel to the offshore industry. We have worked with some of the largest companies in the energy sector, providing services worldwide.

Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd
Hill Farm
Bartindale Road, Hunmanby
YO14 0JD North Yorkshire
United Kingdom

Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd
+44 (0) 1723 892861
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SMC was established in 2006 by Managing Director - Captain Ian Coates, and has now grown into a thriving business with over 70 personnel, located globally.

Initially the company was set up to provide Vessel Inspections, particularly to the Oil and Gas industry, although in 2009 SMC won their first contract in Offshore Wind with Siemens Wind Power on Gunfleet Sands 1+2. This saw the business expand to serve multiple clients and projects throughout the UK and Europe, and we are now proud to provide an extensive range of services to the industry. 

SMC has provided solutions to the largest windfarms across Europe, in addition to this, we have supplied personnel throughout America, India, Asia, Africa and Australia, working with some of the most significant companies within the energy sector.

SMC delivers the most appropriate practical solutions for each client, enabling the project to be completed to a high standard, on time and in the safest and most efficient manner.

Our range of services includes, but is not limited to, the provision of:

  • Marine Consultancy
  • Marine Coordination
  • Vessel Inspections
  • HSEQ
  • Project Management & Client Representation
  • Offshore Technicians
  • PPE Inspection

  • Our mission

    To exceed our clients’ expectations by using our values and expertise to deliver the right solution to any project.

    Our Values

    Safety – Safety and Care for the Environment are at the forefront of everything we do.

    Quality – What we deliver is done to the highest standard without compromise.

    Experience – A team with over 30 year’s global offshore experience.

    Efficiency –Responding to our customers’ needs and accelerating their progress.

    Our vision

    To become the Global Leader in Offshore Solutions for the energy sector by understanding and adapting to an ever-changing industry.



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