Who we are

Formally established in 1990, and with a presence in the Philippines since 1968, Lydia Mar Manila has been a trusted crewing agency for over fifty years. We are a DMW licensed agency and certified for ISO 9001:2015.

What we do

We recruit and develop Filipino seafarers on behalf of our principals. Our commitment is to provide efficient and ethical crewing services for both our seafarers and principals. 

General Policies

    • Decent, fair, and equal opportunities for every seafarer
    • Hiring is based on talent, knowledge, and skills. No backer needed.
    • No illegal placement fees or hidden fees charged to seafarers
    • No marine college restriction

Our Mision

  • Lydia Mar Manila Inc. shall develop competent and responsible maritime professionals through efficient and ethical crewing services

Our Vision

  • Lydia Mar Manila Inc. will be identified in the crewing industry as a source of professional and accountable maritime workers, both at sea and ashore