International Standard for Maritime Pilot Organizations
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The ISPO (International Standard for Maritime Pilot Organizations) is a standard of best practice for pilots and pilot organizations, improving safety and quality. Providing self-regulation and transparency in pilotage standards to all port related stakeholders.

The responsibility for the ISPO standard lies with the International Users Group of ISPO-certified organizations (IUG).

ISPO undoubtedly contributes to a better run, quality pilotage operation that is transparent in its standards.
Keith McLean,
Senior first class pilot of Forth Pilots

IUG meeting

Abu Dhabi Ports hosts the ISPO IUG Conference 18th and 19th October 2016.

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