Century Maritime Agencies, Inc. (CENMAR)
Century Maritime Agencies, Inc. (CENMAR) is a company which was officially issued a license to operate as a Manning Agency by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) on 18 March 1998 and is a duly registered company with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) since 1997. It is engaged in the recruitment of Filipino seafarers for overseas employment and acts in accordance with POEA rules and regulations. The company’s prime service is to supply crew members of any rank for the manning of the customers vessel in accordance with the relevant contracts, customers specific requirements and in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA). It is committed to providing a quality service, which consistently and continuously meets the registered of its Principals whilst creating s safety culture for the seafarers recruited through CENMAR. Our mission is to ensure that an adequate pool of competent, certificated, trained, medically fit and of high safety consciousness seafarers is timely and efficiently available to man the Principal’s ships. Our Company based in Ermita has been in operation since 1998. It was established with the aim of selecting, recruiting and maintaining qualified, experienced and certified seafarers for manning of vessels of its Principals. We are presently supplying Filipino crew both officers and ratings. We support the need for a comprehensive and effective Quality Management System to ensure that the services we offer meet the Principals requirement. That management system is detailed in the Company’s Quality Manual since April 2008. We are currently preparing our Company for the adoption of the applicable provisions of the Maritime Labor Convention (MLC) 2006. CENMAR is also supported by capable staff with many years of experience in the Manning industry.