The International Jack up Barge Operators Association was formed in 2008 with a mission to:

“promote the safe, cost effective and environmentally sound use of jack up barges as responses to a wide range of challenges”

It has three strategic goals:

To promote a safe industry - safe for its people, for the environment and for society at large

To promote a learning industry - with the skilled and professional workforce essential for the safe and efficient operation of jack up barges

To promote a well run industry - responsive to the needs of its customers and committed to continuous improvement

Click on each of the links above for details of IJUBOA’s work in these three areas

STC B.V. – Latest News

“STC will be running a jack up Bargemasters course shortly”

For the Jack Up Barge industry STC B.V. has developed the course “Marine Operations of Jack-up Barges”. This 5 day course starts at 1 December 2014 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Costs: € 1,650 (VAT excluded). Please click here to read the leaflet of this course. Would you like to apply? Please fill in this registration form and send it by e-mail to


LEGAL NOTICE – Please Read
IJUBOA seeks to improve industry practice and the performance of its members through collaborative association. It is, however, imperative that members understand that there are legal limitations applicable to collaborative activities within industrial sectors and the attention of all members is drawn to the Competition Law Notice available here: Link. Members must read that notice and will be taken to have agreed to comply with it by their continuing membership. In addition, members must note that IJUBOA in making suggestions and even recommendations as to the conduct of activities, best industry practice or how operations should be managed, administered or undertaken it is doing so as an unremunerated service to members (and only to members) and cannot accordingly accept any responsibility in respect thereof. Members, and any other user of this website or IJUBOA materials, acknowledge this and agree that IJUBOA shall have no liability for any losses, costs or damage suffered or incurred in consequence thereof.