Maran Tankers Management Inc. selects Seagull - 05.03.2010
Maran Tankers Management Inc. has selected the new Seagull Training System for use across their entire fleet and offices worldwide.
The Seagull Training System (STS) is the most widely used and comprehensive seafarer training package available. It consists of a computer preloaded with all the software. All the functionality can also be accessed online. In this system the Seagull Training Administrator (STA) manages all training records and reports and has available the entire Onboard Training Library of Computer Based Training (CBT) titles. It is customized to include company’s personnel and training requirements as well as software features that help with competence management and knowledge assessment.
Maran Tankers Management Inc. is a long time user of Seagull’s “Knowledge Assessment of Seafarers (CES)” program - a large database of several thousand questions which can be used to assess the background knowledge of crew members (Deck, Engine, and General Services).
Maran Tankers Management Inc., the oil tanker unit of the Angelicoussis Shipping Group Limited, operates a modern fleet of 35 oil tankers and has several new ships under construction.
Sister company Maran Gas Maritime Inc. has also been using the Seagull Training System on all of its vessels and in offices since January 2008.
Maran Tankers Management Inc., which operates under a management system certified in accordance with ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007, attaches great importance to the continuous training of its personnel allocating significant recourses in using modern, technologically advanced and effective training tools and equipment. Maran Tankers Management said that it firmly believed that the adoption of the CBT system and in particular of the Seagull Training System would further enhance the quality of the onboard training provided, contributing in that way to its standing objective for continually upgrading the competence of the seagoing personnel.
Maran Tankers Management Inc. has stated that the adoption of the training package was another evidence of their standing commitment to providing best-in-class services and conducting its operations maintaining the highest applicable health, safety and environmental standards.
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