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Marine Signs and Posters


Pivot Caribbean is an authorized distributor for Maritime Progress, a leading supplier of IMO and ISO-compliant, high quality printed products to the global maritime industry for use on board, in ports and terminals, and leisure facilities. All products are ISO 9001 / BSI / Lloyds Register / IMPA approved.

Most signage is supplied in 1.3mm rigid Teleglow™ photoluminescent PVC or in 0.6mm flexible Teleglow™ photoluminescent vinyl with permanent self-adhesive. Luminosity is in excess of PSPA Class B as standard and higher if required.

COVID-19 Precautions

Specifically made for use at sea and recommended for all vessels in both crew and passenger areas. This poster features guides on best prevention practices and what to do if you have symptoms.

COVID-19 Precautions

Hand Wash Technique

If Coronavirus is on a person’s hands, proper washing with soap and water will eliminate it. This poster shows the best practice for hand washing and is recommended for kitchens and toilet facilities.

Handwash Techniques
LSS Signs

Lifesaving Signs

Used on vessels to indicate the position or use of life saving equipment for passengers and crew.

MES Signs

Means of Escape Signs

Guidance to passengers and crew for escaping from a vessel or to a Muster station / Assembly point.

FES Signs

Fire-Fighting Equipment Signs

Indicates the position of fire-fighting equipment, in accordance with IMO Resolution A.1116(30), ISO 7010 and ISO 24409.

SIS Signs

Fire Control Symbols

Fire control symbols approved by IMO Resolution A.1116(30) for use as signs.


Emergency Equipment Signs

Indicates the position of emergency equipment for passengers and crew.

MSS Signs

Mandatory Signs

Required for use on vessels, marine terminals and areas of marine leisure to inform passengers, crew or the public of mandatory actions.

PSS Signs

Prohibition Signs

Used to inform passengers, crew or the public of prohibited equipment or practices.

WSS Signs

Warning Signs

Used to warn passengers, crew or the public of potential dangers or practices.

IMDG Signs

Hazard Signs

IMDG Code / UN Model Regulations compliant signs for vessels, transport vehicles, storage facilities or containers carrying hazardous cargo.

General Signs

General Shipboard, Port and Leisure Signs

General safety, directional and notification signage.

Helicopter Signs

Helicopter Operation Signs

Used to direct personnel to a helipad or for helicopter operations.

Terminal Signs

Marine Terminal and Airport Signs

International signs providing guidance to persons at airports and marine terminals referencing joint ICAO and IMO publications.



Educational, operational and informational posters to inform of safe working practices or to fulfill regulatory requirements.



Pipe marking tape to identify the medium carried by pipework in accordance with ISO coding regulations.

Low Location Lighting

Low Location Lighting

Glow in the dark, photoluminescence safety way guidance system, with kick plates, safety rails and stair-nosings.

FIre Plans

Fire / Emergency Plan

Fire Plan holders and pictograms used on Fire Plans.


Click to view the full Maritime Progress Catalogue
Click to view the Maritime Progress Guide to 2019 IMO Signage Update
Click to view the 2018 Maritime Progress Supplement