Official ASME Group

Ocean, Offshore, and Arctic Engineering Division

Ocean, Offshore, and Arctic Engineering Division

OMAE Co-Sponsoring Societies

The cosponsoring societies listed below support the OOAE Division in organizing its International Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE) Conferences.  The purpose of the OMAE Conferences is to promote international cooperation in development and exchange of information regarding ocean, offshore and arctic  engineering, deep-water platforms and drilling, offshore and arctic pipelines, applications of safety and reliability, and other related emerging technologies.

If you are interested in becoming a cosponsoring society, see the cosponsorship agreement.

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American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), USA  
Denby Morrison

American Concrete Institute (ACI), USA  
Diane L. Baloh

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI)
Zeki Demirbilek

Associazione Italiana di Ingegneria Offshore e Marina (AIOM), Italy  
Elio Ciralli

Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria  
Felici Arena

The Brazilian Society of Naval Architects (SOBENA), Brazil  
Amte. Bittencourt

Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP), Canada  
(general inquiries)

Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers (CSME), Canada  
(general inquiries)

Chinese Society of Ocean Engineers (CSOE), China  
J.M. Yang mail to:
Conseil de Liaison des Assoc. de Recherche sur les Ouvrages en Mer (CLAROM), France  
Jacques Burger
Energy Rubber Group (ACS)  
Steve Jagels
Engineering Committee on Oceanic Research (ECOR)
European Safety and Reliability Association (ESRA)  
Carlos Guedes Soares
Gesellschaft fuer Maritime Technik (GMT)- Society of Marine Technology, Germany  
Walter Kuehnlien
Institute of Materials (IM)  
Institution of Engineers of Ireland (IEI), Ireland  
Paddy Purcell
Institution of Mechanical Engineers (I. Mech. E.)
Instituto Brasileiro de Petróleo (IBP), Brazil  
Alvaro Teixeira
The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME), Japan  
Shinobu Saitou
Korean Institute of Metals (KIM), Korea
Marine Technology Society, USA  

National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), USA
Norwegian Society of Chartered Engineers (NIF), Norway  
Ketill Borge-Ask

Office of Science and Technology (OST), Australia
Portuguese Engineering Association, Portugal  
Victor G. Brito
The Petroleum Society of CIM (Canadian Institute of Mining), Canada  
Yvan Jacques

Royal Flemish Engineers Association (KVIV), Belgium  
Hans Romaen

The Society of Danish Engineers (IDA), Denmark  
Kristian Smestad

Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME), USA  
Michael Bernitsas

Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Taiwan, China  
Chang New Chen
Society for Underwater Technology (SUT)  
Ian Gallett

TWI (formerly The Welding Institute), UK  
Carol Johnston

Japan Society of Naval Architects of and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE), Japan