The Philippine Center for Advanced Maritime Simulation and Training (PHILCAMSAT) has partnered with Scoutbase to strengthen its range of competency courses on Human Behavior, Mental Health, Communications and Leadership housed under the Center’s BRIDGE Program or Building Resiliency in Diverse Global Environments. The partnership brings together PHILCAMSAT’s strength in maritime training and a strong commitment… View Article

      While seafaring is a noble profession, life at sea can be demanding. It takes a physical and mental toll on global maritime professionals, the unsung heroes in the front lines of the maritime industry. The COVID pandemic has highlighted our seafarers’ struggles, placing a particular spotlight on feelings of uncertainty and anxieties… View Article

Joins over 300 industry stakeholders in calling for immediate action on the crew change crisis Founded in the vision of transforming the Philippines into a maritime nation, Philippine Transmarine Carriers (PTC) enables global Filipinos through meaningful careers in maritime. Throughout its more than four decades in the industry, PTC has ignited the quick development of… View Article

The Philippine Center for Advanced Maritime Simulation and Training, Inc., PHILCAMSAT, and Simwave B.V. signed a Joint Venture agreement that will pave the way for a ‘new era of continuous development’ in the maritime industry at a digital signing ceremony on the 11th of December 2020. The partnership will provide the maritime industry with a customizable learning management system using the Simwave Maritime Assessment… View Article

To help PTC Group employees navigate the new working environment brought about by the Enhanced Community Quarantine, the company’s Human Resources Department launched an online learning program entitled “E-Work: E-Learning to Build a Resilient, Responsive, Reliable PTC Group.” The program offers employees access to premium LinkedIn courses that are designed to equip them with the… View Article

PTC Global maritime professionals (GMPs) onboard M/V PERITO MORENO and M/V NATAL, both managed by NSC Shipping, took part in the #ISupplyTheWorld social media campaign launched by the International Maritime Employers’ Council which highlights the crucial role of maritime workers in keeping the world supplied with essentials such as food, medicine, and fuel during the… View Article

Following the government’s announcement of an Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in Luzon beginning March 17, the PTC Group implemented an organization-wide Work-from-Home arrangement to safeguard employees and their families from the COVID-19 virus. The company’s Business Continuity Management was put to test through organizational and operational measures that ensured a seamless transition to the new… View Article

The PTC Group salutes all PTC Global Filipino professionals on air, land, and sea who amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, continue to put themselves on the line to keep the economy moving, transporting goods across borders to bring light to every home, medical care, and supplies to every patient, and food to every table. Recognizing their… View Article

On March 6, the PTC Group’s Anchor Shipmanagement, headed by Capt. Ronald Enrile, signed a contract with Koyo Kaiun Co. Ltd., represented by its president Mr. Mitsuo Yamamoto, to provide ship management for their LPG tanker and bulk carrier. Mr. Karthikkesan Sugumar, CEO of Candina Fleet Singapore, visited First Maritime Place last February 26 to… View Article

Ambassador John F. Maisto, President of the US-Philippines Society, together with Executive Director Hank Hendrickson visited First Maritime Place last February 20 to meet with PTC CEO Gerardo Borromeo who currently serves as a board member of the US-Philippines Society. Headquartered in Washington, the Society was launched in 2012 with the mission of enhancing and… View Article

First Aviation Academy (FAA) welcomed aspiring aviation professionals at their Pilot Open Day held at the FAA Hangar in Subic Bay last February 15 and 29 respectively. With the guidance of the Academy’s seasoned instructors, the prospective students had a hands-on experience with a Redbird MCX flight simulator and were given an exclusive view of… View Article

The PTC-CSJ Foundation donated 100 children’s storybooks titled “Esmeralda: The Lucky Little Turtle” to the students of the San Antonio Village Elementary School (SAVES) in Makati on February 28. The books were received by Paulo C. Badua, SAVES Acting Principal and Elvie R. Cabebe, SAVES Master Teacher. Produced by the Cyprus Marine Environment Protection Association… View Article