Endeavoring to create greater opportunities for Filipino youth to pursue meaningful careers in the maritime industry, IMO Maritime Ambassador Carlos Salinas through Philippine Transmarine Carriers, Inc. (PTC), has strengthened its partnership with maritime party ANGKLA and the Department of Education (DepEd) to expand the delivery of the landmark Maritime Senior High School (SHS) Program.

In commemoration of PTC’s 39th year anniversary, the company has launched a marine protection campaign entitled “Plastic-Free Starts with Me, at PTC.”

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has announced that registration with the Seafarers Certification System (SCS) is now a mandatory requirement for all seafarers applying for an examination, assessment and/or certification from the agency.

PTC CEO Gerardo Borromeo joined business, professional and civic leaders from the Philippines and the United States at the US-Philippines Society Board Meeting Program held from February 18 to 21, 2018. Mr. Borromeo is currently one of the directors of the organization.

Exmar Ship Management held a naming ceremony for its newest LPG vessel delivered by Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction at the Hanjin Shipyard in Subic, Zambales last March 13, 2018.

Seaspan Ship Management Ltd. highlighted the value of customer service as a key to operational excellence during its Manila Forum 2018 held last March 24 at the Makati Diamond Hotel. Hemraj Shetty, Fleet Personnel Director, welcomed the attending

The Northern Star network of Caltex Service Stations continues its expansion with the opening of two new sites in the first quarter of 2018. This adds to the seven stations that went operational in 2017. Four more sites are currently being constructed as part of the company’s plans of opening a total of 15 new sites by the end of the year.

Representatives of TechnoPro Design, a leading Japanese technical solution company, were recently in the country to conduct recruitment activities for information technology (IT) students in cooperation with LifeLinks International Resources, Inc.

In line with the company’s Emergency Preparedness Program, the PTC Group organized a series of training seminars for members of the PTC Emergency Response Team throughout the month of March. The seminar was designed to equip participants with the proper knowledge on how to act and ensure their safety during emergency situations such as a fire, earthquake or security threats.

As a symbol of its commitment to saving Mother Earth, PTC switched off all non-essential lights at First Maritime Place last March 24 from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm for this year’s celebration of Earth Hour. Earth Hour is a global environment movement organized by the World

C/E Peter Lugue, PTC AVP for Crewing Operations-Cargo Division, speaks to Technip Global Maritime Professionals (GMPs) and their families during an orientation conducted by Family and Crew Relations last March 16, 2018 at the Legaspi Room

Philippine Transmarine Carriers, Inc. (PTC) celebrated its 39th anniversary by strengthening the company’s commitment to the protection of the marine environment and the empowerment of youth through education and leadership development, demonstrating the PTC Group’s evolving thrust of moving people, moving lives and moving the world.