Industry Memberships

Industry Memberships


FPAL aims to find the perfect supplier for every buyer. It works to identify, qualify, evaluate and monitor suppliers on behalf of its purchasing members. Established in 1996, FPAL is governed by an industry-based steering committee. It is one of a range of supplier management services provided by the Achilles Group, with individual schemes for buyer and supplier communities across a diverse range of industry sectors throughout the world.



RenewableUK is the trade and professional body for the UK wind and marine renewables industries. Formed in 1978, and with more than 600 corporate members, RenewableUK is the leading renewable energy trade association in the UK.

Its primary purpose is to promote the use of wind, wave and tidal power in and around the UK. It acts as a focal point for information, conducts research and identifies solutions to current issues. It also serves as a lobbying group to promote wind energy and marine renewables to government, industry, media and the general public.


The Energy Industries Council (EIC)

FoundOcean is an active member and supports the work of the EIC.

The EIC is the leading trade association for UK companies supplying goods and services to the global energy industry.

The EIC has around 600 member companies, comprising contractors and suppliers from all areas of the energy sector that make a significant contribution to the UK economy; employing around 1million people and generating £100 billion in revenues from their UK operations.

The EIC was established in 1943 and is a not-for-profit organisation, independent of government.


The British Safety Council

We are members of the British Safety Council which leads health and safety networking forums for all sectors, facilitating and promoting best practice in the UK and further afield.


Global Underwater Hub

The Global Underwater Hub is the leading trade and industry development body for the UK's underwater sectors.


Marine Energy Wales

Marine Energy Wales supports the growth and development of the marine renewable energy sector in Wales.


4C Offshore

4C Offshore is the leading insight platform with exclusive data & analysis for offshore wind renewables, power & submarine cable projects



Oceantic is the premier member-based organization dedicated to growing the offshore wind and other ocean renewable industries and their supply chains


Wind Energy Europe

Wind Energy Europe advocates wind energy policies for Europe on behalf of more than 450 member companies, and organises leading wind industry events



FoundOcean operates the IMHH scheme to increase the efficiency of working practices.