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Educational visit to the "Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement Training Center"

On the 27th of March, the 3rd and 4th students of BCA’s BSc in Shipping program, visited the “Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement Education Center” at the “Makedonia” Tsakos building.

The visit which lasted for  2 ½ hours, started with two brief, technically rich and inspiring welcoming speeches by Messer’s Cpt. Drosos General Manager of TCSM and Mr. Themelaros Education Center Director.

The students who were accompanied by the Head of the BSc Shipping Department Mr. Papageorgiou, then proceeded in two groups to the “Ship’s Engine Room Simulator” and “Tanker Bridge Simulator”. There, Messrs. Ragoussis and Cpt. Fragkos, informed students about the operation and technological advances of modern commercial ships.

Following that, Cpt. Papazis gave the visitors a tour of the departments which comprise the ship-management environment, and described the respective duties and tasks associated with each department. Lastly students were shown the conference room, in which a Q&A session took place. Upon departure the company gifted all students with a luxurious book on Greek Shipping.