About SSA

UK’s fastest growing marine trade association

Our diverse membership includes manufacturers, Ship Production and equipment manufacturers, service providers, research institutes, and of course Shipyards and Commercial boat builders.

SSA supports the marine industry with the aim of improving performance and company profile, creating business opportunities, providing access to funding and industry expertise.

We organise numerous industry events and networking opportunities as well as holding national pavilions at several key industry exhibitions.

SSA works alongside UKTI, the Ministry of Defence, the Department of Energy and Climate Change which is taking forward the UK Renewable Energy Strategy. We also work with Department for Business Innovation & Skills (BIS), which influences the sector’s development through its facilitation of the Marine Industries Leadership Council (MILC) and Maritime UK. 



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Reasons to join

  1. Make the Right Connections
  2. Obtain Key Market & Business Information
  3. Develop Innovation & Technology requirements
  4. Promote Health, Safety & Environment Best Practice
  5. Improve your Profile ,Visibility & influence Policy