Who we are

Formally established in 1990, and with a presence in the Philippines since 1968, Lydia Mar Manila has been a trusted manning agency for over fifty years. 

What we do

We recruit and develops Filipino seafarers for employment onboard our clients’ vessels. Our commitment is to provide efficient and ethical services for both our crew and clients.

General Policies

    • Decent, fair, and equal opportunities for every seafarer
    • No backer needed; hiring is based on talent, knowledge, and skills
    • No illegal placement fees or hidden fees charged to seafarers
    • No marine college restriction
    • Valid US visa preferred but not required

Our Mision

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

Our Vision

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