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 Another Mile Stone - Sakura Chennai Completed Initial DOC Audit

31st  10th April 2015,Chennai, 
We are much delighted to announce that Sakura Ship Management had successfully completed the Initial DOC Audit for Bulk Carrier with Nil Observation thus traversing another mile stone on our path to success. We take this opportunity to thank the entire team for this remarkable achievement and to remain focused to meet the objective & targets and strive to achieve the goal in the coming days.

 SAKURA CHENNAI OBTAINS NK DOC

31st October 2014, Chennai, 
Sakura Ship Management Chennai was accredited with the NK Safety Management System to operate Bulk Carriers, Oil Tankers and Chemical Tankers. The companies long term strategy remains to transit commencing technical management of  dry cargo vessels to specialised parcel chemical tankers. Procedures towards compliance of ISO 9001, 14001 and 50001 are already in place and would result in the company obtaining these accreditations in the next 6 months.

MAIDEN VESSEL INTO SHIP MANAGEMENT

 

13th November 2014, Singapore,

Sakura is proud to announce the takeover of its maiden vessel into management, MV Nord Spirit.  MV Nord Spirit is a handy size geared Bulk carrier built in Iwagi Shipyard, Japan in the year 2007. 
Vessel is on time charter with JX Group and currently trading worldwide.    

 

 SAKURA SHIP MANAGEMENT INITIATES GO GREEN CARBON NEUTRAL SERVICE

 

1st December 2014, Chennai,

Sakura today announced initiation of the Go Green Carbon Neutral service in liaison with a global leader in freight forwarding.

“The Go Green initiative assists in combating climate change by offsetting emissions that arise from the transportation of shipments and we at Sakura are eager to contribute in all possible ways to ensure that leave behind a greener and cleaner environment to our children”, states Capt. Nanda, the Managing Director.

 

 SAKURA SHIP MANAGEMENT SIGNS OFFICERS/RATINGS VALUE ADDED COURSE TRAINING AGREEMENT WITH MAERSK TRAINING CENTRE

 

1st January 2015, Chennai,

 

Capt. Nanda, Managing Director of Sakura Ship Management confirms company's long term commitment to the training of shipboard personnel. He stated that Sakura has entered into an agreement with Maersk trainings contrite provide pre-boarding and identified needs training to vessel staff.

 

 “MV DAEBO PIONEER” TAKEN OVER

9th January 2015, Singapore

Handy size bulk carrier MV Daebo Pioneer taken over at Qingdao, China. the Daebo Pioneer is a handy size geared Bulk carrier built in Iwagi Shipyard, Japan in the year 2008.  Vessel is on time charter with JX Group and currently trading worldwide.