The MPI Group is a publishing, training and marketing company that has been involved in the marine industry since 1981.

The MPI Group was originally formed to publish the well respected ship repair, maintenance and conversion magazine Drydock, which it still does to this day. Since those early days The MPI Group has produced a number of publications and delivered many training courses. This has given the group an impressive list of contacts and a detailed knowledge of the industry.

Our Brands

Corrodere Academy is the most advanced and innovative method of education and training for the surface treatment and coatings industry.

PCE International is a quarterly publication that continues to unite the International protective and marine coatings markets.

Fitz’s Atlas is the No.1 Resource for Coating Specialists, Inspectors and Surveyors Worldwide, serving as an invaluable companion for those working in the Coatings Industry.

Maritime Training Academy is an international leader in supplying distance-learning diplomas, with courses written and directed by experts in their field.

If you are involved in ship repair and maintenance afloat or in drydock you cannot afford to be without Drydock Magazine.

Satzuma Creative is a web & print design studio based in Peel House, Farnham. We work with many high profile clients and provide good quality design both quickly and affordably.

Who We Work With

Meet The MPI Group Team

Central Support Team

Andrew Deere

Andrew Deere

Managing Director

Emma Hardy

Emma Hardy

Office Manager / PA

Claire Long

Claire Long

Finance Manager

Laura Gurney

Laura Gurney

Accounts Payable

Claire Upton

Claire Upton

Accounts Receivable

Joanna Dyson-Thomas

Joanna Dyson-Thomas

Office Assistant

Publishing – Drydock & PCE International Magazines

Mark Langdon

Mark Langdon

Editorial

Mike Garside

Mike Garside

Editorial Consultant

Nick Carugati

Nick Carugati

Advertising Manager

Corrodere – Education and Training

David Eyre

David Eyre

Project Manager

Lucy Pavia

Lucy Pavia

Account Manager

Caroline Shaw

Caroline Shaw

Course Manager

Meena Tipson

Meena Tipson

Global Account Manager

Maritime Training Academy – Education and Training

Nicola Deere

Nicola Deere

Account Manager

Beth Cook

Beth Cook

Account Manager

Matthew Elliott

Matthew Elliott

Account Manager

Satzuma Creative – Design for Web & Print

Tatum Le Patourel

Tatum Le Patourel

Studio Manager

Joshua O'Sullivan

Joshua O'Sullivan

Creative Designer

Latest News

  • Corrosion Management Certification
    by corrodere on June 18, 2021 at 12:02 pm

    NEWS – Our online Corrosion Management Course has been approved by Lloyd’s Register     The course can provide a comprehensive understanding of the key elements essential for successful asset management. Including: ANALYSE the crucial components of a functioning Corrosion Management System REVIEW major incidents and target learning to real-life scenarios LEARN key corrosion threats and […]

  • NEWS – TTP meets NORSOK M-501 spec
    by corrodere on June 1, 2021 at 9:37 am

    Train the painter has been certified to meet the NORSOK Standard M-501 specifications by Lloyd’s Register   The course has been independently assessed against the contents of: • NACE/SSPC standard Practice for industrial Coating and Lining Application Specialist Qualification Certification (SSPC-ACS-1/NACE No. 13) and has been found to meet the requirements of that standard. •... Read […]

  • Moving ashore – how to take the leap
    by MTA user on June 14, 2021 at 7:18 am

    Moving ashore – how to take the leap Are you looking to move to a shore-based career? If taking the leap and moving from yacht to shore is your next career move, then read on…   Whether you are looking for a new challenge or hoping to put years of yachting experience into a position The post Moving ashore – how to take the leap appeared first on Maritime Training Academy.

  • Setting sail as a Superyacht Purser
    by MTA user on June 1, 2021 at 11:21 am

    A purser is as ‘an officer on a ship who keeps accounts and attends to the passengers’ welfare.’ Speaking to Samantha Morris, Maritime Training Academy have discovered why the life of a purser offers so much more.   Samantha, how long have you been working as a purser? What did you do before? I have The post Setting sail as a Superyacht Purser appeared first on Maritime Training Academy.

  • A Cunning Plan!
    by Mark Langdon on June 10, 2021 at 10:36 am

    Sir Tony Robinson (most famous for playing Blackadder’s sidekick – Baldrick!) gets advice from John Heath, a highly experienced and respected marine surveyor with over 40 years’ experience, on how to use a Cygnus 4+ thickness gauge The post A Cunning Plan! appeared first on Drydock Magazine.

  • Cryogenic spill protection
    by Mark Langdon on June 8, 2021 at 10:28 am

    With LNG demand expected to grow considerably in the forthcoming years, Jon Bayley a paint chemist and coating consultant with Safinah explains cryogenic spill protection The post Cryogenic spill protection appeared first on Drydock Magazine.

  • PPG completes its acquisition of Tikkurila
    by Mark Langdon on June 15, 2021 at 1:33 pm

    PPG has announced that it has completed its acquisition of all of the shares of Tikkurila tendered into PPG’s tender offer as of the expiration of the offer on June 4, 2021 The post PPG completes its acquisition of Tikkurila appeared first on PCE International.

  • A Cunning Plan!
    by Mark Langdon on June 10, 2021 at 10:25 am

    Sir Tony Robinson (most famous for playing Blackadder’s sidekick – Baldrick!) gets advice from John Heath, a highly experienced and respected marine surveyor with over 40 years’ experience, on how to use a Cygnus 4+ thickness gauge The post A Cunning Plan! appeared first on PCE International.

Contact The MPI Group

Telephone:

01252 732 220

Address:

MPI Group
Peel House
Upper South View
Farnham
Surrey
GU9 7JN
UK

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