Bob Bishop appointed chairman of Selandia Ship Management.

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2017 10:30 GMT

V.Group is pleased to announce that Bob Bishop has been appointed chairman of Selandia Ship Management in addition to his current role in business development of the Group.


V.Ships awarded first contract in Shanghai’s Free Trade Zone with MSFL

Press Releases   •   Oct 24, 2017 06:31 BST

V.Ships, part of V.Group, has been awarded its first technical ship management contract in Shanghai’s Free Trade Zone with Minsheng Financial Leasing Co Ltd (MSFL).


Global graduates dive right in to V.Group life

News   •   Oct 20, 2017 11:14 BST

Now in its third year, the 2017 V.Group global graduates arrived at their first port of call on Monday 9 October – Glasgow – for an induction before taking up the first of four assignments, which will be undertaken over the two-year programme.


Clients gather in Greece for a glimpse into the future of ship management

News   •   Oct 06, 2017 12:40 BST

Over 140 guests from the Greek shipping community had a glimpse into the future of ship management at an event hosted by V.Ships Greece on 3 October at the stunning Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre in Athens.

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V.Ships Leisure awarded contract for world’s first discovery yacht – Scenic Eclipse

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2017 08:20 BST

V.Ships Leisure, part of V.Group, has been awarded a contract by Scenic for the technical and hotel operation management for the world’s first discovery yacht, Scenic Eclipse, which is due to be delivered in August 2018.


Ian El-Mokadem arrives at V.Group

Press Releases   •   Oct 02, 2017 11:26 BST

V.Group’s new Chief Executive Officer, Ian El-Mokadem joins the organisation today. Ian brings a wealth of experience in leading and growing customer focused, international service businesses, and his arrival marks a significant milestone in the Group’s ambitious transformation plans.


Marlins approved test centres open in Panama and Ethiopia

News   •   Aug 25, 2017 14:01 BST

Marlins, V.Group’s training business, has approved two new test centres in Panama and Ethiopia. The test centre in Panama is the first Marlins approved test centre in Central America.


V.Group acquires Graig Ship Management to strengthen dry bulk capability in China and Western Europe

Press Releases   •   Aug 11, 2017 15:32 BST

V.Group has acquired Graig Ship Management Ltd, part of Graig Shipping PLC, which has developed a reputation for high quality new build supervision and ship management of dry bulk vessels.


Rapid underwater repair response avoids costly off hire for customer

News   •   Aug 07, 2017 10:14 BST

Despite a full order book, when a call came in requesting help following a collision, our UMC team were quick to respond thanks to their global network of divers.


Educational materials help seafarers understand their human rights

News   •   Aug 01, 2017 09:31 BST

V.Group’s training business, Marlins, partnered with Human Rights At Sea to develop a range of educational materials that will help seafarers understand their human rights.

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