Team of highly skilled technical and nautical consultants providing consultancy and services in the shipbuilding, ship management and oil & gas industry.
The origins of our business started back in 1998. when SpecTec founded its representative office in Croatia. Following admission of Croatia into the EU in July 2013, SpecTec Croatia became Socius Limited. Socius has expanded its portfolio with consultancies and services in the field of shipbuilding, ship management and Oil & Gas industry. Due to the extensive experience of our expert team, gained through the past two decades, Socius is a trustworthy partner when a company requires outstanding business solutions and/or special competence and expertise for a limited period of time.
What we do in a nutshell
asset management systems
We are experts in implementation of Computerized Asset Management Systems including Maintenance, Procurement, Stock Management, Crewing, Quality & Safety and Risk Management.
We build databases for Asset Management Systems, including certification ready databases for Planned Maintenance Systems. We are specialized in database conversions and data migrations.
marine surveys and risk management
Our technical and nautical consultants are highly skilled for the hull, machinery, electrical condition and damage surveys, insurance and claim surveys.
Socius provides certified computer courses and tailored computer courses to end-users, land staff and seafarer, in our highly equipped classroom and at the customer site.
Socius team consists of maritime mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, and master mariner with significant experience gained from various key positions in the shipping and offshore industry.
''There is no such thing as a satisfactory result – there is always room for improvement.''
Member of the Board
''We have a passion for the sea, ships and sailing and we are passionately committed to our work.''
''A wide range of experience in maritime, planned maintenance and database business is essential before starting the project to predict hidden traps and hidden expenses. We are always at disposal with a friendly advice for our clients.''
''Each of our projects requires a unique approach and that is why we put communication with our clients in the first place, in order to achieve business excellence and build long term partnerships.''
Our consulting and expert services comprehensively support a large number of industries
Processing and Transport
Maritime Cook Islands
Maritime Cook IslandsDeputy Registrar
Azimouthio Yachting Info
Azimouthio Yachting InfoAuthorized Representative - Adriatic Coast
Since 1998, Socius expert team has provided consulting and expert services to the numerous key players from Maritime industry, including companies from all over the world.
EUROPORT – Exhibition for maritime technology 5-8 November 2019 Rotterdam Ahoy MAXIMISING VESSEL PERFORMANCE From 5 – 8 November 2019 Europort, organised in the world port city of Rotterdam, will be the international maritime meeting place for innovative technology and complex shipbuilding. Europort has a strong focus on special purpose ships including offshore vessels, dredging vessels, construction vessels, naval[…]
We are proud to announce that Socius continues its growth by enhancing the team with two new members. Maja and Ivan joined us recently as a result of our company growth and great plans for the future. Ivan is experienced Seismic Navigator with a degree in Petroleum Engineering and his appointment as Technical Consultant will[…]
Tankerska Plovidba has taken delivery of their new vessel, aframax tanker m/t Frankopan. Tanker of 114,305 DWT was built by Sungdong SB shipyard and is the first ship in series of two. Its sister vessel, m/t Rava is scheduled for delivery in October 2017. Socius was in charge for building the PMS databases for both[…]
Socius’ business partner and leading Marine Directory – Azimouthio Yachting Info makes a great step ahead by expanding its territory to Western Mediterranean. Azimouthio 2018 edition will include five more countries, namely Spain, France, Italy, Malta and the Principality of Monaco, with companies and maps from their major marinas. Azimouthio Yachting Info will be[…]
We are pleased to announce a new member of our team, Ms. Tina Solaja who will join us at the position of Junior Consultant. Tina is recent graduate Master of maritime management and her duty will be to support Technical Consultants and PMS database construction team. We would like to welcome her on board!
Socius database team has completed, on behalf of SpecTec USA, database realignment and centralization for the fishing fleet owned by premier US fishing and surimi processing company. A leading vessel C/P Arctic Storm is 101 m LOA, 2638 DWT with the frozen cargo hold capacity 1500 tons, and operated by 134 crew members. Maintenance[…]
In the past 3 weeks, Socius team was travelling along the Adriatic coast, visiting Marinas and making a distribution of Azimouthio Yachting Info – Marine Directory. Directory was distributed hand to hand in more than 20 Marinas directly to ship owners, captains, crew, brokers, charter agencies, etc. Establishing a strong distribution network in largest Croatian[…]
User Acceptance Test has been completed successfully for Planned Maintenance System database, developed by Socius on behalf of Spectec Spa., for Hyproc LNG tanker Tessala, DWT 94.575, built 2016. We received compliments for the high quality of database.
Socius Ltd has become a partner organisation for Faculty of Maritime Studies Split. An Agreement was signed by Prof. Šimun Anđelinović, PhD, Rector of University of Split, and Mr. Marin Sobin, Managing Director. Students of Marine Mechanical Engineering, Nautical Engineering, Marine Electrical Engineering and IT departments will have the opportunity to select Socius for[…]
A partnership between Socius and leading ship registry, Maritime Cook Islands (MCI), was formed in October last year. As part of this partnership, Socius’ Managing Director, Marin Sobin, takes on the appointment of Deputy Registrar for Croatia and other countries at the East Adriatic Coast, and will serve the growing community of yacht owners[…]