About Us

MPI Group is a publishing, event management, training, marketing & sales company that has been involved in the marine industry since 1981.

Publishing - We publish two business to business technical magazines. Drydock and Protective Coatings Europe. With our two magazines and Fitz's Atlas of Coating Defects we comprehensively cover the ship-repair, maintenance, conversion and coatings industries with valuable information which you can use to your business advantage.

Event Management - Marine Coatings Conference. We run a series of national and international conferences, seminars and meetings.The diverse skills and considerable experience of the personnel at MPI is what sets us apart from the crowd.

Education & Training - We manage a number of distance learning courses within the marine & coatings industry. Industry endorsed distance learning diplomas proven to enhance your career prospects and earning potential. Study to develop your industry skills and expertise or for a complete change of direction set the building blocks for a new career. Take one of the courses and gain an industry recognised qualification which demonstrates to your employer, future employers or clients your commitment to learn and develop your understanding of your chosen profession.

Marketing & Sales - In 2008 our Business Development Division Satzuma was created. Satzuma supports clients with marketing strategies, branding, on line services, off line solutions and telemarketing.

Business size

1-10 employees


Commercial presence