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.


V.Group announces new leadership team

Press Releases   •   Jul 28, 2017 15:00 BST

V.Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian El-Mokadem as Chief Executive Officer and Martin Gaard Christiansen as Chief Commercial Officer. Both will assume their positions in the autumn.


New elearning courses help passenger ship crew cope under crisis

News   •   Jul 10, 2017 07:56 BST

V.Group has developed two courses to ensure passenger ship crew are able to cope in a crisis and meet STCW requirements.


V.Group conversations with futurist K D Adamson

Blog posts   •   Jun 21, 2017 07:10 BST

During Nor-Shipping in Oslo at the start of this month we enjoyed a refreshing and energetic conversation with futurist and author, K D Adamson – CEO of Futurenautics Group.


V.Ships Offshore awarded Saipem contract for ship management contract of Total’s Kaombo FPSOs

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2017 07:46 BST

V.Ships Offshore, part of V.Group, has been awarded the contract from Saipem to provide ship management services for sea trial, transit and hook up assistance of Total’s Kaombo Norte and Kaombo Sul FPSOs.


V.Group Conversations: Nor-Shipping 2017

Blog posts   •   Jun 08, 2017 16:00 BST

A film crew, four experts from the maritime industry and breakfast - it's the recipe for a great conversation


V.Group announces simpler, more responsive organisation

Press Releases   •   Jun 07, 2017 11:11 BST

V.Group has today announced a new simpler organisation structure, which aims to make customers the focus of decision making and to set new standards in ship management and marine services performance.

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