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Ship officers meet in annual workshop

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Ship officers meet in annual workshop

may 6, 2016 / News

On Thursday, May 5, the JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” subsidiary “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd organised the company’s Annual Officer’s Seminar, which gathered over 100 participants. The event was opened by the Chairman of the Management Board of JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” Robert Kirkup and the Chairman of the Management Board of “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd Alastair James McKee. Experts of “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd took part in the seminar, informing Officers about current events in the shipping industry, improvements in company’s operations and future development plans of the company.

Chairman of the Management Board of JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” Robert Kirkup acknowledged: “It is a serious and difficult job to be a seafarer. This profession requires a lot of energy, knowledge and willpower, therefore, every person who works for “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd is a big value because only a professional and reliable team can achieve high results together. We have to take care that everyone working in the team of JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” feels approved of, belonging to the team and inspired to work in seafaring.”

During the workshop, fleet officers were introduced to improvements to the internal management system of “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd and the latest safety matters. A special accent was made on issues of developing safe and environmentally friendly seafaring, as well as improvement of a favourable environment for seafarers working on ships. Specialists of “LSC Shipmanagement” Ltd informed participants about new tendencies in satellite communication and digital training course opportunities.