Ocean Crest Marine boasts a well-established reputation in the marine construction industry, supported by a our vastly experienced barge masters, skippers and management team.


Ocean Crest Marine is headquartered in the Port of Galway with additional yards situated throughout the UK and Ireland.

Our expertise lies in providing a diverse range of equipment to the marine sector. OCM provides Jack-Up Barges, spud barges, and supporting workboats, which are utilized in various marine projects such as Marine Geotechnical Investigation, Cable repair, port construction, and marine survey.

What sets Ocean Crest Marine apart is our versatile marine fleet, consisting of the largest number of jack up barges and pontoons in Ireland. This extensive fleet allows OCM to cater to the needs of clients efficiently and effectively. In addition, OCM takes pride in maintaining ISO certifications, which include adherence to quality management (9001), environmental management (14001), and occupational health and safety management (45001) standards as assessed by DNV.

Geotechnical Marine Support

Jack-Up Barges

10m -30m Legs
Near Shore Geotechnical Investigations

Maritime Infrastructure Marine Support

Floating Spud Leg Barges

C5 Combifloat
NATO Pontoons

Renewable Marine Support

Jack-Up Barge Support

Jack Up Barge Support
Nearshore Cable Installation Support
Repair & Maintenance



Approved & Accredited

Ocean Crest Marine holds a prestigious position as the sole Irish members of the International Jack Up Barge Owners Association. This membership highlights their dedication to upholding industry standards and collaborating with other international entities to drive progress in the field of marine operations.

Marine Ireland Member

Wind Energy Ireland

International Jack-Up Barge Owners Association

Quality Management (9001)

Environmental Management (14001)

Occupational Health and Safety Management (45001)

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