“LSC” fleet crew rescues a man in the ocean “LSC” fleet vessel “Asphalt Splendor”, despite the adverse weather conditions and great difficulties, rescued the Scottish rower who had set off on a journey across the ocean from New York to Scotland in the homemade boat. On September 22, 2018, vessel “Asphalt Splendour” belonging to the fleet under the technical management of the company “LSC” based in Latvia received a signal from the coast guard about the man whose homemade boat did not emit any signal. Family of the traveller informed the coast guard that due to technical deficiencies boat batteries do not work anymore. Coast... 2018. gada 28. septembris
Ice-hockey club DINAMO RIGA commences cooperation with the shipmanagement company “LSC” 2018. gada 26. septembris
Beginning the 11th Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) season, ice-hockey club DINAMO RIGA has entered into cooperation agreement with the shipmanagement company based in Latvia “LSC”. Both parties highly evaluate and welcome the cooperation, expressing expectation for it to strengthen the performance of the team this season. “Our fleet crew includes more than 1400 seafarers from different countries. Part of them are active ice-hockey players themselves, others enjoy to follow KHL games as fans, therefore we are truly pleased that we can facilitate sport that is this important to our employees. I sincerely...
LSC invites to the first Annual Rating Seminar 2018. gada 15. augusts
On September 20, SIA “LSC” (LSC) will organize its first rating seminar, which is planned to be implemented as an annual event in the future. This will be an opportunity for ratings to meet with the heads of LSC departments to discuss current issues and the latest requirements for the employment on LSC ships. The seminar will be held on September 20, at Monika Centrum Hotels Riga, from 10:00 to 15:00, registration will start at 9.30. LSC Baltic Sea Region Ratings are invited to participate in the seminar. Participants should apply by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling + 371 670 201 58 till September 14th....
The fleet under the LSC technical management has been supplemented with 3 tankers 2018. gada 20. augusts
Two newly built medium size product tankers - Trent and Elandra Maple, as well as one tanker built in 2008 - Elandra Corallo, have been added to the fleet under the technical management of SIA LSC (LSC) this month. Consequently, the total the number of ships under the LSC technical management has increased up to 32.
The fleet under the technical management of LSC has been supplemented with newbuilding THAMES 2018. gada 16. jūlijs
Last week, 12th of July, in Ulsan, South Korea, LSC, supplemented the fleet, under its full technical management, with the newbuildng Thames. Its overall length is 183 m, breadth – 32.2 m, Deadweight – 49,999 t. Sistership Trent will join LSC fleet during next month. The tanker Thames was built by the Korean ship building Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., Ltd. (HMD) in July 2018. This is already the twenty-ninth ship under the technical management of LSC.
LSC announces scholarship competition for seafaring students 2018. gada 29. jūnijs
Already for the fourth year in a row, “LSC” SIA announces the application for a scholarship competition for the future seafarers. The applications can be submitted from June 29 until July 13 by all upcoming seafarers, who have undergone seafaring internship in one of the ships in the technical management of LSC. Aim of the scholarship is to support future seafarers and promote marine education in Latvia. This year scholarship will be granted to six upcoming seafarers with a two kind of support – scholarship and gold scholarship. Scholarship will be in the amount of up to 300 euros a month but gold...
LSC receives gold category evaluation in Sustainability Index 2018. gada 20. jūnijs
On Thursday, June 14, SIA LSC received gold category evaluation in Sustainability Index 2018 for a sustainable company management and high level of corporate accountability. The company receives gold category evaluation already for the second successive year and demonstrates the work the company has invested in development of sustainable business. "We invest much work on providing that the company operates in accordance with all highest standards both in the area of safety and personnel development, as well as environment protection. We have developed both everyday activities and a long-term strategy for this purpose. The high...
LSC spends the international children's protection day at work together with children 2018. gada 11. jūnijs
In order to turn the attention of population and employers to the balance between career and the private life, as well as to strengthen the Latvian families, on June 1 LSC held activity "Children at work" of Amigo initiative "For Happy Families". Within its framework, LSC invited the employees to come to work together with their children and made sure to provide a wide range of activities for them. A total of 29 children visited LSC office and provided the families not only with the opportunity to spend time together, but for children to learn of the working environment and specifics of their parents. The event was started by...
Our team at Lattelecom Riga Marathon 2018 2018. gada 21. maijs
This year LSC was presented in 3 disciplines: 6km, 10km and 21km! Good job done! Proud of your determination and results!
LSC Annual Officers' Seminar gathers 100 Officers 2018. gada 7. maijs
LSC Annual Officers' Seminar took place on 3 May 2018 and gathered approximately 100 officers. Robert Kirkup, Chairman of the LSC Board , stated at the seminar that this year both the number of seamen and vessels of the fleet has increased. As stated by Robert Kirkup, Chairman of the LSC Board, last year can be characterised by excellent achievements in the outcomes of vessel inspections; furthermore, the number of vessels under LSC management has increased and continues to increase. "A year ago, at this time our fleet consisted of 24 vessels; currently we have 27 vessels, and within the next few months we will have at least three...
Join our cadet program 2018. gada 16. aprīlis
SIA “LSC” Managing Director Mikkjal Poulsen believes "It’s a lifestyle to be a Seafarer, not just a job”. “LSC” offers cadet program to maritime students and graduates on its tehnical managed fleet. If you are maritime student or a graduate and wish to start a carrier in a fast growing maritime company, apply for LSC cadet program and start your carrier now! There are four easy steps how to apply for our cadet program: Download and fill the application form Write a good motivation letter (in english) Add your last semester grades Upon invitation complete professional knowledge...
Annual Officer’s Seminar will be held on Thursday, 3 May 2018, in Riga. 2018. gada 10. aprīlis
Rebranding activities and a new name – LSC 2018. gada 27. marts
“LSC Shipmanagement”, subsidiary of the JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” (LSC), informs about its rebranding activities and introduces a new name – LSC. While implementing changes, also new visual identity of the company is developed – bringing it closer to the visual guidelines of the LSC shareholder “Vitol Group”. Changes are related to the development and future plans of the company. Currently LSC fleet consists of 27 handy and medium-size tankers but in the next few years, it is planned to increase the fleet for up to 40 ships. Company regularly invests in the expansion of the...
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