ABRAN was created by 15 Norwegian shipping companies and NSA. Our membership list comprises The Norwegian Shipowners´Association and the following companies, representing deep sea, subsea, drilling, OSV and seismic segments:
ABRAN’s membership will be comprised of companies, incorporated in Brazil or abroad, that meet the requisites for membership pursuant to Regulations enacted by the Board of Directors.
ABRAN shall have three types of Member:
(i) Founding Member: a Founding Member shall be deemed to be one who participated in the Assembly of the Constitution, according to the Attendance List of such Meeting;
(ii) Effective Members: shipping companies, which did not participate in the Assembly of the Constitution, according to the Attendance List of such Assembly, shall be considered as effective members, in accordance with paragraph 4; and
(iii) Associate Members: shall be considered members associated the shipping companies, in an exceptional manner, or companies directly related to them, which did not participate in the Assembly of Constitution, according to the Attendance List of such Assembly, pursuant to paragraph 4.
Together, the Founding Members, Effective Members and Associates will be called "Members".
Paragraph 4. As a general rule, shipping companies should associate as Effective Members. Exceptionally, those who are members of the NSA may join as Associate Members, if they do not already have an operation and / or contract in Brazil or are in the initial stages of commercial exploration and installation in the country, or inexistence of operation and / or commercial contract.
For further information on how to become a member e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.