LOC is a leading international marine and engineering consultancy and survey company founded in 1979. Headquartered in London, LOC operates 33 offices located in Europe, Africa, Americas, Middle East, Asia and Australia; and employs over 400 people.
Its core business is split into shipping and energy divisions. Shipping includes marine casualty work, accident investigation, claims, disputes & litigation and surveys. Energy work includes marine warranty surveys, loss prevention, inspections, audits as well as marine and transportation consultancy. In addition, LOC Group operates subsidiary companies Longitude Engineering, Innosea and John LeBourhis.
LOC has delivered specialised, multi-disciplinary marine and engineering consultancy and survey services to many of the world’s shipping and offshore energy companies and has handled numerous high-profile marine casualties in all parts of the world.