EPSCO was founded by the Chairman, Mr. Andreas Ioannou, in 1995 and is today strategically located in Europe and the Far East with worldwide official representation to service the maritime industry and particularly high caliber household name Owners and Managers originally, ensuring clients’ compliance with IMO Ship Safety Equipment and SOLAS demands as our core business area with direct online follow up of onboard safety aspects and contributing to hazard free exposure of contemporary seafaring life.
The Group services approx. 2500-3000 vessels annually at all major ports and on many occasions even the most remote at short notice. Thus, with our safety service network in excess of 350 class & manufacturer approved service stations, we can provide services in virtually any port worldwide and presently have around 1000 vessels under full safety contract.
EPSCO has a network of over 200 dive stations, all of whom are certainly Class approved, again covering all main ports worldwide, from underwater surveys and propeller polishing to in-water repairs.
The Company over two decades of continuous dynamic and versatile growth has diversified into other areas within the maritime industry mainly after the demand of its valuable long standing clients to accommodate the following
- Cyber Security Consultation & Management
- Ballast Water Management Systems
- Spare Parts
- Ship Repairs and Drydockings
- Approved Marine CCTV design and supply and monitoring systems
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
We stand by our word with a high code of ethics for commitment, dedication, integrity and quality safeguarding peace of mind for the discerning client on a 24/7/365 basis and more particularly emphasising safety and security of the invisible global valued seafarer, the vessel, ship’s cargo, and the environment always in compliance with national and international regulations and proud that we are acknowledged by Class and Flag states.
Our Group is committed to continuous evolution and progression, sustainability, safety and transformation for being a leader in its field in a highly competitive and ever changing and technologically advancing industry offering best practice and expertise when delivering first class quality goods and services.
We firmly believe in two philosophies;
1) There are solutions to every problem. Without them we would not be as innovative or creative in solving them, and
2) Our success is an attitude requiring maximum effort to deliver desired results and guaranteeing repeated customer satisfaction.
“Never think of it as a journey. It’s an adventure”