3 Ways to Improve Your Shipyard Operations

By Laura LaVoie / November 7, 2018

As we near the end of 2018 and the New Year, it’s a good time for marine environments to consider their operations and procedures.

Improve these 5 Skills To Ace Your Interview

By Laura LaVoie / November 4, 2018

Interviewing can be intimidating, but job seekers looking for shipyard positions need to be prepared for their next meeting.

Docking Turnover – Tips on Decreasing Employee Turnover

By Laura LaVoie / November 1, 2018

Companies not paying attention to employee turnover are doomed to repeat it. Employee retention is essential for any company, but even more so in a specialized industry.

Top Paying Ship Building Jobs: Fabrication

By Laura LaVoie / October 29, 2018

In our continuing series on the top paying jobs for shipyard professionals, today we’re looking closer at the role of marine fabrication.

Improving Employee Morale

By Laura LaVoie / October 25, 2018

A shipyard is a unique environment. It will be unlike any other type of job most of your employees will have had if they’ve come from any other manufacturing environment.

Top Paying Ship Building Jobs: Marine Engineer

By Laura LaVoie / October 23, 2018

Continuing our series on the the top paying jobs in the shipbuilding industry, today we want to take a closer look at the role of Marine Engineer.

Top Paying Ship Building Jobs: Marine Machinist

By Laura LaVoie / October 19, 2018

Earlier this month, we took at a look at the top paying jobs in the shipbuilding industry. Today, we want to drill down at one of the positions so you can get a better understanding of what a marine machinist does day to day within a shipyard setting.

Transitioning to a Leadership Role

By Laura LaVoie / October 17, 2018

Management is often a goal for workers who start out on the manufacturing floor. And in an industry as specialized as shipbuilding, finding and grooming talent from the start can be an important component to developing strong leaders for the future.

2018 Ship of the Year: Future of the Fjords

By Laura LaVoie / October 12, 2018

The leading Maritime Trade Fair at Hamburg offers recognition for the ship of the year. In 2018, the recipient of the award is a unique and future-forward ship from a Norwegian shipyard, which also won in 2016.

Top Paying Ship Building Jobs

By Laura LaVoie / October 10, 2018

If you’re considering a position within a shipyard, you’ve probably thought about the earning potential involved.