News • Apr 28, 2017 17:21 BST
Clare Allan started her UK cadetship in January 2016 studying her HND at Warsash Maritime Academy in Southampton, UK and sponsored by X-Press Feeders. We caught up with her to find out a little bit more about what inspired her and her thoughts on how more women can be encouraged into shipping.
News • Apr 05, 2017 16:36 BST
For a second consecutive year, V.Ships Ukraine has scooped the prestigious Employer of the year award at the Ukrainian Maritime Rating awards.
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 09, 2016 08:23 BST
V.Group's very own ironman - Radoslaw Walczak has just successfully completed the Gdynia Half-Ironman competition despite the challenges of being at sea and recovering from bronchitis. We catch up with him to understand his motivation and to find out how he trains for gruelling events like this at sea.
News • Aug 05, 2016 00:01 BST
Being away from home for months at end can be hard, which is why we arrange for our seafarers to get daily news from home and offer the opportunity to subscribe to other topics of interest.
News • Jun 09, 2016 12:18 BST
Defining and assuring competence in marine operations was the topic of a presentation, by V.Ships Compliance Director, Mike Bradshaw to delegates at the Nautical Institute AGM event in Aberdeen.
News • May 24, 2016 07:00 BST
Captain Rod Rix and Captain Mikhail Medvedev have been recognised by Shell for improving performance in HSSE risk areas on the anchor handlers chartered in support of their Stones field development in the Gulf of Mexico.
News • May 12, 2016 17:16 BST
Dr Surender Kumar, principal of our maritime training centre in Mumbai recently defended his thesis on 'The effectiveness of seafarer’s training using maritime simulators', highlighting the importance of training to the offshore sector.
News • Apr 22, 2016 13:06 BST
“Building a good relationship between seafaring and shore employees is very important,” says OSG’s Captain Yun Ho No.
News • Apr 18, 2016 07:00 BST
V.Ships Ukraine was recognised in the Ukrainian Maritime Rating awards, winning not one but two prestigious awards – Employer of the year and Cadet programme of the year.