Oceanwide is an international provider of diversified manpower services focused mainly on the Maritime and Offshore / Energy industries.
The history of Oceanwide dates back to 1976 when the first office was established in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. Throughout the years, Oceanwide has been recognized as a worldwide supplier of qualified maritime and offshore personnel like: maritime crew, oil & gas personnel, offshore construction crew, wind energy personnel, landbased (maritime) technicians, off shore catering services.
Oceanwide works out of two regions. In Europe: from offices in the Netherlands, Vlissingen and Den Helder, Latvia, and Cyprus and in the USA region from offices in Houston, New Orleans and Ciudad del Carmen. The company also has a number of owned branch and recruitment offices that support Oceanwide activities. With its own offices and agent network, Oceanwide is able to provide first class service to all of their clients. Services include all steps of international manpower services specified for the dedicated business sector for example: recruitment and selection, assessments, pre-voyage training and development, contracts, taxes & social security in several countries, document handling, travel arrangements and lodging, payroll and insurances
Maritime crew, offshore staff and technical personnel are trained and certified according to international standards such as ISO, CMO + MLC, IMCA, and STCW.