Welcome to ECM Maritime Services, LLC.

ECM was established in 1992 to provide OPA 90 services to the maritime industry. We have since grown to become one of the world’s leading regulatory consulting, compliance, and emergency response companies.

While ECM’s roots are in pollution prevention and response, we continue to grow and improve our capabilities to develop a diverse network of specialties to meet the needs of our clients. Click here for more »


  • ECM Maritime

    Leading the Maritime Industry in the areas of Crisis Management, Regulatory Compliance & Vessel Services. Read More

  • Online Maritime Training Ship Superintendent Course programs, LNG Cargo Oprations Course Program, Breakbulk Shipping Course Program, Maritime Logistics Course program
  • Exercises / Drills

    The ECM Exercise Program is designed to ensure our clients remain in compliance with the drill and exercise requirements of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and the various state regulations. Read More

  • Inspections

    In our ongoing effort to be your single source for shipping needs, ECM is pleased to offer various types of inspection and attendance services to our clients, available for travel worldwide. Read More

  • COFRs

    Vessels operating in the US are faced with many layers of regulatory compliance issues. Obtaining the proper Certificate of Financial Responsibility (COFR) is another pre-voyage requirement. Read More

  • EMS / CP

    During recent years, the United States Coast Guard (USCG) has aggressively been pursuing a program of inspections, targeted towards examining shipboard Oily Water Separator (OWS) usage. Read More

  • Maritime Security

    In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in the U.S. on September 11, 2001, both the U.S. and the International Maritime Organization (IMO) have undertaken efforts to implement various maritime security procedures and regulations. Read More