Lerus is a Ukrainian company that provides recruitment, training and consulting services for clients in the international oil and gas industry. It was founded in 2007 and is based in Odessa, Ukraine, providing cost-effective services with highly qualified staff.
The company’s mission is to create a system of contacts that brings together offshore companies and professional sailors. One of its main activities is consulting in offshore operations, and it also runs training programmes to improve the professional skills of sailors to get work on offshore vessels.
Offshore crewing services
Lerus is one of the biggest offshore crewing agencies in Odessa, Ukraine. It helps to recruit qualified sailors from Ukraine, Russia and the EU for a range of vessels in the offshore sector. At present, Lerus recruits for Stanford Marine (Middle East), Hadi Al-Hammam (Saudi Arabia), MTC Group (UK), EMAS and Pacific Radiance (Singapore), Fugro Holland and Svitzer.
Maritime training courses
Offering the latest innovative equipment from Kongsberg Maritime (Norway) and GlobalSim (US), Lerus’ training centre is one of a kind in Eastern Europe. Offshore training courses provided by the company include:
- Dynamic positioning
- Ship handling in an offshore environment
- Offshore crane operator
All training courses are based on the recommendations of leading international maritime organisations and meet their standards of training. The quality of the company’s management systems has been verified by Bureau Veritas. Lerus is also one of the accredited dynamic positioning training centres in The Nautical Institute’s training scheme. The hotel and training centre are in the same location for maximum comfort.
A great team of professionals experienced in a wide range of different offshore projects allows Lerus to provide its consulting services. These include DP vessel trials, DP failure mode effect analysis (FMEA) services, and qualification assessment of offshore staff. The team is ready for the hard work required to implement projects in the oil and gas industry, and the result is always the best solution for each individual business.
Certificates and approvals
Lerus has been a member of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) since 2008 and the company achieved ISO 9000 in 2010. Lerus Crewing qualified for the 2006 Maritime Labour Convention in 2012, and the Lerus Training Centre achieved RINA ISO 9001:2008 in January.
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Lerus Training Centre has announced the opening of the new Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO) and Helideck Assistant (HDA) initial training courses.