From practice to theory our seafarer trainers are ready for business

From practice to theory our seafarer trainers are ready for business

When it comes to training seafarers, the best people to do that are those who have actually been seafarers themselves or have worked in this environment. However to take all that practice and turn it into learning opportunities for others requires skill and methodology. It’s something which, Marlins, V.Group’s...

Analysis of bunker samples allows for better decision making

Analysis of bunker samples allows for better decision making

A study of 3,000 bunker samples by our SeaTec Condition Monitoring team has highlighted the most common causes for off spec fuel. Certified analysis with the addition of detailed diagnostic comments by our senior marine engineers has also enabled us draw conclusions on the top bunkering ports and countries...

What’s in your ballast water?

What’s in your ballast water?

With the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention 2004 getting closer to ratification, ship owners will be starting to think about how they meet the new requirements for ballast water treatment. With three to five billion tonnes of ballast water transferred internationally each year, ships picking up ballast water also...

Paddling to victory

Paddling to victory

By day Ulrika Quist is an administration general manager with V.Group’s SeaTec Repairs business based in Monaco. The role takes Ulrika all over the world and she’s never without a paddle when travelling however not the kind you’d expect from someone working in the marine sector. Ulrika’s paddle is...

V.Group’s technical services companies successfully renew ISO certification status

V.Group’s technical services companies successfully renew ISO certification status

The technical services companies within V.Group successfully completed their latest round of ISO9001:2008 recertification audits with Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance last month. The companies undergoing recertification since January this year included UMC in Singapore, Dubai and UK, our global Seatec Communications and the Glasgow, Scotland based – Seatec Safety,...

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