The History of Lydia Mar Manila

Lydia Mar Manila Inc (LMM) is a joint venture founded by its Filipino owners and Lydia Mar Shipping Co. S.A., a ship management company located in Piraeus, Greece. Lydia Mar Shipping Co. S.A. is a wholly owned subsidiaries of Aug. Bolten Wm. Miller’s Nachfolger, a seventh-generation family-owned shipping company with a history well over 200 years. LMM was established to respond to the increasing demand of qualified and capable seafarers for the shipping industry.

Lydia Mar Manila started as a single proprietorship in 1990 but transformed into a corporation in 1995. The company started exclusively servicing the ships of Aug. Bolten and Lydia Mar Piraeus, but quickly expanded its customer base.

Prior to its incorporation in the 90’s, LMM was already a member of an existing Philippine manning agency as early as 1968. Overall, the company has been active in the maritime and crewing industry for over 50

As LMM continues to grow, a team of experienced and accomplished professionals cater to the crewing requirements of bulk carriers, container ships, multi-purpose vessels, cement ships, cable-laying vessels, and heavy-lift tonnage. LMM’s principals are based in Germany, Greece, Cyprus, Italy and the United Kingdom.

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