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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    SOCP Newsletter 2019_06 
 Download SOCP Brochure   SOCP Newsletter 2019_05 
 Download Potential Member Package   SOCP Newsletter 2019_04
 Complete a Membership Application   SOCP Newsletter 2019_03
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    SOCP Newsletter 2018_12
      SOCP Newsletter 2018_11