ELBURG SHIPMANAGEMENT HONGKONG LIMITED
is a corporation established under the laws of Hongkong and duly licensed by the Business Registration Regulation of Hong Kong to operate as Crew Manager of the vessels in behalf of Shipowners. The company was incorporated on 24 March 2010.
Started its full operations in 2011 as Crew Managers of four (4) Oil/Chemical Tanker vessels.
As Crew Managers, the company provides suitably qualified seafarers for the vessel as required by the Shipowners in accordance with the requirements of STCW Convention, 1978, as amended, provision of which includes but is not limited to the following functions.
Selecting and engaging the Vessel’s Crew, including payroll arrangements, pension administration, and insurances for the Crew other than those mentioned in Clause 6.
Ensuring that the applicable requirements of the law of the flag of the vessel are satisfied in respect of manning levels, ranks, qualification and certification of the crew and employment regulation including Crew’s tax, social insurance, discipline and other requirements.
Ensuring that all members of the crew have passed the medical examination with a qualified doctor certifying that they fit for the duties for which they are engaged and in possession of valid medical certificates issued in accordance with appropriate flag State requirements. In the absence of applicable flag state requirements, the medical certificate shall be dated not more than three months prior to the respective Crew members leaving their country of domicile and maintained for the duration of their service on board the vessel.
Ensuring that the Crew shall have a command of the English language of sufficient standard to enable them to perform their duties safety.
Arranging transportation of the crew, including repatriation;
Training of the Crew and supervising their efficiency;
Conducting union negotiations;
Operating the Manager’s drug and alcohol policy unless otherwise agreed.