Seafarers vote V.Ships
India 'Best Employer' - 22nd Feb 2016
V.Ships India has been recognised with the award for
'Best Employer Tanker Fleet - Large Segment' at the Indian
Seafarer's Choice Awards 2015.
Their laudation was marked at the awards ceremony held in Mumbai
on 6th February where the trophy was presented to V.Ships India's
Crewing Operations Director Capt. Vaibhav Dalvi by an active
Group Director Crew Management Simon Pressly said: "I join the
rest of V.Group in congratulating V.Ships India on this great
achievement. As a group we are striving for consistency of service
delivery, both to our seafarers and clients and receiving a vote
such as this is a great testament to exactly that - the day to day
work in providing support to the seafarers that manage our Clients'
The award was voted for by seafarers using an online voting
platform set up by the organisers Offing. According to data
received from the organisers, they had received a total of over
13,000 votes among which 90% were from active seafarers who have
sailed in the last 12 months.
Capt. Dalvi added: "We have a great team here who strive for
excellence all the time and as this award comes straight from the
seafarers it really means the world to all of us."
V.Ships India Cadet's honoured by IMS Goa - 24th December
It was a proud moment for V.Ships India at the recent
Institute of Maritime Studies (IMS) Goa Excellence Awards when the
majority of those named were revealed to be V.Ships own carefully
The IMS Goa is one of the leading maritime engineering
training institutes in India. V.Ships has been associated with this
institute for almost 16 years since its inception and recruiting
their trainee marine engineers. Every year V.Ships recruits around
20 GME's (Graduate Marine Engineers) and 10 DME's (Diploma Marine
Engineers) from IMS Goa. These engineers are carefully chosen by
V.Ships through personal interviews after which they have to
complete their training terms at the institute.
The following TME's received awards:
(2013 -2015 Diploma Batch)
• Ehren Rodrigues,
• Alith A. D'Souza,
• Govindaraja Nadar
(2014 Graduate Entry Batch)
• Floyd A.F. Alfonso,
• Shriniwas M. Deshmukh
Capt Rajesh Tandon Managing Director of V.Ships India,
attended the awards in November as a guest of honour and offers his
congratulations to these future Engineers: "This is a very proud
moment for all of us. These TME's, who represent the best and
brightest of the institute, will in the future take their
industrious spirit and positive attitude on board and go on to
become valuable assets to our company."