About

What is or Who is Panama Merchants Maritime Services?

I am Indira Cedeño-Mosquera, with more than 15 years in maritime services.

Experience from the point of view of Panamanian Maritime Law Firms: preparation of legal documents, naval mortgages, lawsuits, ship arrest, Investigation and Compliance, etc.

Government Administrative Experience as Merchant Marine General Consul from 2009 to 2015 in Brazil, Representing the Administration or Flag of Panama: Follow-up of protocols and International Agreements, Supervision and inspection of compliance with Panamanian standards, OMI, SOLAS, etc. Oversee the bilateral relations between the Authorities of Brazil, Capitania dos Portos and Panama, the Maritime Authority of Panama, start of negotiations for a bilateral Technical Scientific Cooperation Agreement on Ports, Crews, Training, etc. Implementation of the Pilot Plan in the Consulate of Santos Pilot Plan for the Automation System of the Panama Maritime Authority for crew licenses in 2011, this represented that without the physical presence of the Crew Member and with digitized documents saved in the average procedures of 120 months, they will be carried out in 30 days, giving a streamlining of more than 90 days and the implementation in 2016 for all Merchant Marine Consulates of Panama worldwide, more than 70 Consulates and a current average of 45 days of issuance of documents, an unprecedented success, improving the service offered to seafarers and shipowners.

From the Private Initiative: experience with Seafarers, officers, ratings, technical personnel for Crew Certifications, Homologation of certificates and courses, homologation of Certificates of Competence, procedures for obtaining Upgrades, etc. Experience with Shipowners and Offshore Companies: Issuance of technical Certificates of the Ship / Unit, advice on the implementation of the amendments of the STCW Manila 2012 – in gradual execution until 2014 and the MLC 2006 – 2013. Assistance for the placement of personnel in the ships and units as required by the shipowners.

We work together with clients, understanding their priorities and needs: Petrobras, Odebrecht Óleo & Gas / Ocyan, Queiroz Galvão / Constellation, Etesco Construções, Sapura Navegação Marítima, Sion Marítima Navegação

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