News • Dec 05, 2017 09:50 GMT
Alex Halavins, general manager of our ship management operations in Cyprus has been awarded the YoungShip Leader Award in recognition for his contribution – professionally and personally to the maritime sector in Cyprus.
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.
News • Apr 25, 2017 14:34 BST
V.Group’s Kiran Francis Benny has been inducted as a full member of the livery of the Honourable Company Of Master Mariners (HCMM).
News • Mar 16, 2017 19:47 GMT
Members of the local shipping community in Rio de Janeiro gathered last night at the annual V.Ships event at the Copacabana Palace Hotel to celebrate and recognise the importance of partnerships in the industry.
News • Mar 15, 2017 14:29 GMT
Nordic Tankers Trading has announced their intention to create a new company and selected V.Group as a partner to invest in the specialist ship management ship operations in Scandinavia.
News • Feb 28, 2017 08:17 GMT
Employees from V.Group’s Singapore office joined their Singapore Shipping Society peers to volunteer at a Children’s Cancer Foundation event.
News • Jan 18, 2017 08:10 GMT
V.Group’s UK cadets sponsored by the Maritime Educational Foundation were introduced to their new career with the Merchant Navy through a four-day outdoor team building exercise in the UK’s stunning Lake District.
News • Nov 24, 2016 14:56 GMT
“We must put safety first if we are to run safe, reliable and efficient fleets,” Mike Bradshaw, head of compliance for V.Group’s marine operations told delegates at IMT’s Quality Operator event in London today.
News • Nov 22, 2016 07:00 GMT
The IMarEST, which represents members from across 120 countries on top issues affecting the industry provides professional develop, networking and outreach opportunities – inspiring the next generation of mariners.
News • Nov 21, 2016 12:38 GMT
Costas Kontes, general manager of V.Group’s ship management operations in Greece and general secretary of the International Propeller Club of the United States Port of Piraeus gave the keynote speech at this year’s Amver awards ceremony.
News • Oct 27, 2016 07:00 BST
V.Group’s support of reservists was recently recognised in a visit from commanding officers to the Glasgow office where purchasing officer, Robert McLellan, a reservist for the past six years is based.
News • Oct 25, 2016 10:27 BST
V.Group’s Monaco based ship management operations for commercial and leisure sectors were recognised in the recent Lloyd’s Register Best Italian Client Awards at a ceremony in Rome, hosted by the British Embassy
News • Sep 22, 2016 10:26 BST
Lee is our Cadet Training Officer based on the Isle of Man. He grew up in South Africa and as a former seafarer who came ashore in June 2014 we caught up with him to find out more about what he does, how he got to where he is today and who 'stole' his nose when he was six years old.
News • Aug 30, 2016 00:01 BST
There are a number of recognised industry standards, which have been put in place to protect and continuously improve life for those at sea. And ensuring our seafarers understand what they can expect as a result of these standards is an important part of V.Group’s training matrix.