Technical Management

OUR SERVICES

Technical Management

  • Technical management for oil tankers, containers & dry cargo vessels.
  • Planned maintenance system implementation and monitoring.
  • Major machinery overhauling reconditioning.
  • New building and vessel modification planning, contracting and supervision.
  • Dry docking and repairs - planning and attendance.
  • 24/7 technical support, including on site attendance.
  • Classification survey attendance.
  • Vessel registration, documentation and certification.
  • Pre-purchase inspections, damage surveys and condition assessments.
  • Budgeting, budget control, financial forecasts and variance reports.

Risk Management

  • Management & Leadership
  • Risk Management
  • Management of Change
  • Incident Investigation & Analysis
  • Safety Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Energy Management
  • Emergency Preparedness & Contingency planning
  • Measurement, Analysis and Improvement of Safety Perfomance
  • Best Industry Practices

Crew Management

  • Recruitment and selection of competent and skilled personnel.
  • High retention rate for officers and ratings.
  • Fully owned or affiliated crewing offices in Constanta, Novorossiysk and Manila.
  • Sponsorship of the Romanian Maritime Academy in Costanta, whose best candidates train and sail on the Company’s vessels.
  • Maintenance of personnel records.
  • Performance appraisals.
  • Stringent pre-joining medical check-ups.
  • Efficient travel arrangements with minimal costs.
  • Portage expenditure forecasts, budgeting, variance analysis.

Training

  • In-house training carried out by suitably qualified and experienced senior shore-side personnel and contracted third parties.
  • Targeted training for off-duty vessel and shore personnel.
  • Shipboard PC-based training.
  • Seminars/training sessions at recognized training institutions, including ice training.
  • Supplementary training through our recruitment offices in Constanta (including a fully equipped training center), Novorosisysk and Manila.
  • Sponsorship of a cadet training program in Constanta.
  • An affiliated agency office in Singapore, used as training and briefing/debriefing center.
  • Quality, environmental, safety and security management training for shore staff.
  • Head office briefing for captains and chief engineers.
  • Bridge & engine resource management training for senior officers.
  • Frequent on-board training carried out by company superintendents.

Purchasing

  • Excellent co-operation with worldwide pool of accomplished suppliers.
  • Bulk sourcing of ship stores and spares.
  • Top quality products in the right place, at the right time.
  • 'Bulk discounts' on ship spares and supplies.
  • Expertise in logistics.
  • Quality and cost control.

Claims and Insurance

  • Processing and handling of all types of claims and disputes - charter party, MOA, cargo, crew, loss of hire, performance, H&M etc.
  • Facilitation of P&I and H&M coverage at discounted premiums.
  • Process and handling of premiums and receivables.
  • 24/7 support service.

IT Services

  • In-house IT professionals, experienced in the marine industry.
  • IT systems administration and support, application deployment, staff training, integrated handling of messaging, data processing, equipment and systems upgrades.
  • Customised software systems.
  • Flexibility and accuracy in reporting, accountability and maintenance.
  • IT support to ship and shore personnel.
  • Integrated software ranging from vessel requisitions to Company financial statements.
  • Prompt, reliable and cost effective ship-shore communication systems.
  • Reliable and advanced network management solutions.
  • 24/7 support and troubleshooting.

Bunkering

  • First class relationships with global suppliers.
  • Top quality fuel at competitive prices. Excellent credit status.
  • Prompt and efficient 24-hour worldwide service.
  • Post-bunkering support.

Specialized Services

  • Vetting preparation and attendance.
  • Environmental awareness/impacts assessment.
  • Auditing of safety & quality management systems (ship & shore).
  • Pre-purchase inspection.
  • Risk management.
  • Benchmarking – key performance indicators - ship performance indicators.
  • Occupational health and safety assessment (OHSA).
  • Chartering.
  • Sale & Purchase.
  • ISO9001 - ISO14001 - IHSAS 18001
  • ISO 50001
  • Intertanko
  • Rina
  • Helmepa
  • Tanker Company of the Year
  • Amver
  • Green Flag 2015
  • Excellence Award - GREEN4SEA
  • Sea Transport Awards 2015 - Best Vessel Operator Europe