What is SOCP?

SOCP is a non-profit organization of maritime industry professionals to promote beneficial innovations in ship and other maritime operations through the identification, development, and application of new methods, tools, and technologies.

SOCP’s overall objective is to improve the safety, productivity, efficiency, security, and environmental performance of U.S. vessel operations.

Any organization with U.S. interests that support vessel operations is eligible to participate in the cooperative program.

SOCP is a qualified IRC Section 501(c) 6 – business trade group nonprofit organization. Dues payments are considered a business expense by the IRS. 

 Catalyst for Change 

"Serving the Needs of Vessel Operations through Collaboration & Innovation"  

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              2018    2019
  Download SOCP Brochure    SOCP Newsletter 2018_11    SOCP Newsletter 2019_02 
  Download Potential Member Package    SOCP Newsletter 2018_12    SOCP Newsletter 2019_03 
  Complete a Membership Application            SOCP Newsletter 2019_04
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_05
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_06
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_07
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_08
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_09
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_10
          SOCP Newsletter 2019_11