SEARCH is pleased to announce that it has been accepted as an Affiliate Member in the United States Gulf of Mexico (US GoM) Diving Safety Work Group.
The US GoM Diving Safety Work Group is a "focused, non-competitive and non-commercial group of oil and gas operators, transmission companies, commercial diving companies, supporting subcontractors, organizations, and industry stake holders." The group provides a unified voice to promote and improve diving safety, through:
- Identification and sharing of best practices
- Identification of solutions to industry challenges and issues
- Review and comment of existing and proposed standards and guidelines
- Providing input to the regulators and industry associations
SEARCH's Maritime Archaeology division, SEARCH2O, is looking forward to sharing its unique experiences in archaeological diving with this diverse group of professionals.