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

  • Passive Fire Protection – do it right!
    by corrodere on July 12, 2021 at 12:33 pm

    Passive Fire Protection (PFP) coatings for steel structures includes various materials such as ablative and intumescent systems. The application of these coatings must be done by a trained professional – and here’s why… What are PFP coatings? One example of an increasingly used PFP Coating is intumescent. These coatings swell (intumesce) to provide a charred layer... Read More The post […]

  • NEWS – Corrodere in Spirit Energy Spec
    by corrodere on June 28, 2021 at 9:18 am

    NEWS – Corrodere featured in Spirit Energy – Fabric Maintenance Coating specification for Morecambe Hub.     The Corrodere Academy are proud to announce their globally recognised and accredited Train the painter programme now features in the Spirit Energy – Fabric Maintenance Coating specification for Morecambe Hub.   3.1 OPERATIVES Operatives shall have a traceable,... Read More The […]

  • Travel the world – and learn as you earn!
    by MTA user on July 27, 2021 at 8:18 am

    Imagine the open sea, colourful sunsets, beautiful sights from around the world…and getting paid at the same time! The ‘glamorous’ life portrayed on television programmes such as Below Deck, aren’t the only way to see the world with a maritime career. And, if life on board a superyacht just isn’t for you, there are plenty The post Travel the world – and learn as you earn! appeared […]

  • MATF funding collaboration
    by MTA user on July 9, 2021 at 12:05 pm

    Maritime Training Academy secures course funding collaboration with the Maritime and Aviation Training Fund (MATF) & Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board (HKMPB)   Three Maritime Training Academy courses – Diploma in Liquefied Natural Gas Shipping, Diploma in Ship Surveying and Diploma in Technical Ship Management, have been accepted onto the list of pre-approved courses/examinations The post […]

  • Every detail matters!
    by Mark Langdon on July 21, 2021 at 9:53 am

    Every detail matters, says Andrejus Babachinas, the CEO of BLRT Repair Yards, which has three shipyards – Tallinn Shipyard in Estonia, Western Shiprepair in Lithuania, and Turku Repair Yard in Finland. The post Every detail matters! appeared first on Drydock Magazine.

  • Putting it straight
    by Mark Langdon on July 20, 2021 at 8:59 am

    MarineShaft straightens the intermediate and propeller shafts after the Paglia Orba ferry had an unfortunate accident while entering Bastia port The post Putting it straight appeared first on Drydock Magazine.

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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