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Rapid underwater repair response avoids costly off hire for customer

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.

SeaTec Repairs is open for business in Hamburg

SeaTec Repairs is open for business in Hamburg

News   •   Mar 23, 2017 12:35 GMT

SeaTec Repairs, V.Group’s specialists in turn-key repairs and installations for the leisure and commercial shipping industry has established a base in Hamburg, alongside our existing ship management operations.

Vessel visits improve ship to shore engagement

Vessel visits improve ship to shore engagement

News   •   Jan 24, 2017 07:37 GMT

A group of Glasgow shored based employees recently visited one of our managed offshore vessels to help them understand more about life at sea.

Celebrating 40 years of service

Celebrating 40 years of service

News   •   Dec 22, 2016 08:24 GMT

In 1976, Mike Littledale and Kelvin McIldoon joined Silver Line Ltd, which would eventually become part of V.Group.

Setting the course for non-seafarers in our industry

Setting the course for non-seafarers in our industry

News   •   Nov 09, 2016 12:24 GMT

A new elearning course – Introduction to Shipping – has been developed by V.Group’s training business, Marlins and is aimed at non-mariners working in the shipping industry.

UK Royal Navy thanks V.Group for supporting reservists

UK Royal Navy thanks V.Group for supporting reservists

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.

Conversion gives new lease of life for CC Pacifique

Conversion gives new lease of life for CC Pacifique

News   •   Sep 07, 2016 01:00 BST

Converting a cable layer from a barge is a significant undertaking but for our V.Delta team specialized in project management for conversion, refurbishment and energy conservation, it’s all in a day’s work.

Meet our experts at SMM: David Williams

Meet our experts at SMM: David Williams

News   •   Aug 29, 2016 08:26 BST

With over 20 years’ experience in marine operations as well as travel services for the marine industry, David Williams fully understands the challenges associated with moving crews around the world – assuring they arrive safely, in the right place at the right time.

Meet our experts at SMM - Marco Calvigioni

Meet our experts at SMM - Marco Calvigioni

News   •   Aug 18, 2016 06:00 BST

Marco is our resident expert in navigation and radio systems on vessels – an area that has seen dramatic technological development over the past decade

V.Delta manages vessel conversions to meet new Panama Canal requirements

V.Delta manages vessel conversions to meet new Panama Canal requirements

News   •   Jul 12, 2016 12:40 BST

Francesca Ghigliazza, project manager of V.Delta - V.Group's conversions, engineering and energy conservation business talks about what's involved to ensure vessels meet the requirements of the newly expanded Panama Canal.