Release of updated OVID user interface
11 April 2018

OCIMF is committed to the continual improvement of its programmes and the new OVID website will be available on 11 April 2018.

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Release of OVPQ2
11 April 2018

The second edition of the Offshore Vessel Particulars Questionnaire (OVPQ2) will go live on 23 April 2018.

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2018 OVID New Inspector Courses
03 January 2018

There are currently three new inspector courses scheduled for 2018.

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2018 OVID Refresher Courses
02 January 2018

There are currently seven Refresher Courses scheduled for 2018.

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OVID Programme Recipients registration is now live
15 January 2017

To register as an OVID Programme Recipient, please click the 'Register' icon on the main menu

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OVID Programme Recipients and OVID Vessel Inspection Request platform
15 January 2017

OCIMF is making two big changes to the Offshore Vessel Inspection Database (OVID) in January 2017

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End support for the SSLv3 protocol
25 February 2016

From Monday 4th of April 2016, OCIMF will officially end support for the SSLv3 protocol upon all the OCIMF programme websites.

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IMPORTANT: OVIQ1 Decommissioning
02 March 2015

From the 10th August 2015 it will no longer be possible to commission an OVIQ1 (7100) inspection upon a vessel.

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Number of Inspections
01 September 2014

As of January 1st 2015, all OVID inspectors will be required to complete a minimum of 4 OVID inspections per year in order to retain their accreditation – this requirement will increase in future years.

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ID Cards
01 September 2014

All OVID inspectors should present their ID card at the time of boarding a vessel for an inspection. If you lose or break your ID card, please contact idcards@ocimf.org to request a new one.

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