Welcome To Merchant NavyTransportation is vital to the world’s economy. Practically everything we hold in our hands was grown or manufactured in one location, packaged and distributed to another and procured delivered and consumed by yet another.
Over 90% of the world’s trade is carried transported by ship thorough sea. Ships include the largest and most complex man-made structures on the planet and they operate in a wide range of harsh environments. Even small ships have a complex structure and many systems for navigation, propulsion and machinery, cargo handling and crew support. For any one working in the shipping world a good understanding of how the ships operate is invaluable and the parameters under which to operate are essential.
At OGMA we strongly believe that training of the ship staff and crew is one of the most important and critical factors in achieving a safe and profitable operation of a ship