Welcome to Women Offshore

There is a pressing question among offshore and maritime industry professionals: “How do we increase the number of women in operations?” “Recruit more women!” is often the obvious answer. As a female with nearly 10 years of experience working on ships, I believe that recruiting is just one necessary part of a more complex answer. The┬árest of the solution lies in the maritime and offshore industries’ efforts┬áin retaining those women. ‘Hard-working men champion women in operations every day.’ I have researched and spoken to professionals in both maritime and offshore industries. A cultural shift has happened: there is more...

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