The DCL Group is the parent company to Manpower Resources of Asia, Inc., and Sealanes Marine Services, Inc.– both founded in 1978, and MRA Offshore Corporation founded in 2013. With more than 40 years of experience in recruiting and deploying aspiring and qualified individuals, all three companies possess the distinct advantage of having unifying goals, knowledge, and training in land-based, sea-based and offshore recruitment processes. Together with our business development/client relations representative, we work closely with our foreign principals and partners to ensure quality service 24/7 and create dynamic partnerships with each and everyone. Majority of our foreign principals are Triple A companies in Europe who also uphold ethical business practices.

The DCL Group can significantly assist principals in the following ways:

  • By providing highly-skilled personnel and reliable services, based on the specifications and requirements of clients.
  • By controlling costs of and being transparent about our manpower operations.
  • By assisting, advising, and addressing actual or potential worker concerns and problems.

The DCL Group envisions to be a growing global partner in the field of human resource management and development through responsive and relevant services. We are driven by continuous improvement and development of our processes and procedures, alongside professional and effective management and strict compliance with national and international laws and regulations, in order to continue meeting the needs and satisfaction of our esteemed principals.

We have always been driven by a strong team spirit and dedication to our work, our principals and our workers. At DCL, we care about our people and it shows in our performance.


We help improve people’s lives.


We will be the most sought-after organization globally in human resource management and development, through continuous, responsive, and relevant service.


These are among the many projects we have undertaken with our Filipino crew and workers who were selected and deployed by our companies.

  • Angola offshore: Kaombo project
  • Angola – Block 17: loading / off loading operations
  • Baltic Sea- NordStream 2 project: field joint coating application
  • Bangladesh land based: heavy lifting/erection operations in Ashuganj Power Generation Plant
  • Belgium offshore – Norther Offshore Wind Farm Project
  • Belgium land based – Flanders: geriatric nurses, OR nurses
  • Belgium land based – Flanders: technical maintenance engineers & production line engineers in the bottling / beverage industry
  • Belgium land based – Flanders: bottleneck positions as car mechanics, truck mechanics, cooling and refrigeration mechanics, tube mill operators, electrical panel builders, industrial electricians … 
  • Black Sea – South Stream
  • China: installation of pipelines, transport and installation of production system
  • China land based: set-up Baggage Handling System in airport, installation of sorter in Ningbo, installation of sorter in Shanghai, installation of sorter in Tianjin
  • Egypt: dredging activities Suez Canal Project
  • Israel offshore – Leviathan Project: field joint coating application
  • Ivory Coast land based – Abidjan – Ciprel Project 
  • Japan land based: steel (welding) inspection and paint inspection of new build ocean going tugs on Niigata Shipyard
  • Kazakhstan land based – TCO project – planning engineers, project engineers, SPMT operators, crane operators
  • Nigeria: engineering, procurement, construction, pre-commissioning and start-up of sub-sea umbilicals
  • Norway – Equinor Sverdrup: Topsides Installation
  • Panama: widening & deepening activities of the Atlantic Entrance & North Approach Channel to the Panama Canal.
  • Papua New Guinea: barge handling
  • Philippines land based: assembly, crane support and transport (SPMT) of modules, Batangas
  • Philippines land based: semiconductor test engineer, data integration engineer, application integration engineer
  • Turkey land based: set up baggage handling system @ Istanbul new airport project
  • UAE: dredging assistance, land reclamation, rock protection works, shore protection, quaywall construction
  • UK offshore – London Array Project:  cable laying assistance, installation assistance, towage and offshore windfarm support
  • USA Outer Continental Shelf: survey, ROV work, installation of suction piles and mooring lines
  • USA: offshore US East Coast: geophysical seabed surveys at the Revolution Wind and South Fork project sites 
  • Vietnam: land reclamation, dredging of access channel and port basin


Duly licensed since 1979 by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA)MRA and Sealanes has consistently earned recognition from the POEA and the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) for its performance.