SEALANES MARINE SERVICES, INC. is a duly licensed Philippine manning agency engaged in supplying maritime and offshore personnel, ratings and officers for vessels such as general cargo, bulk carriers, heavy lifts, passenger ferries, roros, salvage tugs, supply vessels, crew boats, deep sea stone dumpers, hopper dredgers, cutter suction dredgers, multicats, pontoons, etc.

We have developed and mobilized competent and highly skilled professional personnel, whose knowledge and expertise in their respective jobs make them highly desired and sought-after by foreign principals even under numerous challenges, demanding work conditions, and diversity in cultures and climates.

On behalf of our foreign principals, Sealanes has signed Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBA) with the Associated Marine Officers and Seamen’s Union of the Philippines (AMOSUP), the Philippine affiliate of International Transport Workers Federation (ITF).

Sealanes is a “Top Performer” Awardee of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).


Sealanes goes beyond the typical offering of Philippine manning agencies to deliver the utmost convenience to our foreign principals.

  • Recruitment and Selection

  • Documentation and Processing

  • Training and Development

  • Salary Administration

  • Compensation and Benefits Administration
  • Contract Administration

  • Crew and Family Relations
  • Career/Succession Planning

  • Gangway-to-Gangway Services
  • Management Reporting

We help unburden our principals by not only fostering a dynamic partnership with them, but also by ensuring our services suit the needs of their business.

Sealanes have competent recruitment staff widely knowledgeable and specialize in sourcing and selecting technical and non-technical candidates for various sea-based positions. Sealanes uses a crew management system, designed ourselves, that supports the management of the entire database of our land-based, sea-based, and offshore workers. This system facilitates the monitoring of the availability of the manpower reserves in our pool.

We also offers accounting, administration, and legal services, where applicable. Furthermore, Sealanes provides monthly reports showing the payments made to the bank accounts of the worker and/or their designated beneficiary, covering the worker’s salary allotment, overtime pay, including authorized and statutory deductions under Philippine laws.

Sealanes processes the working and travel documents of successful applicants and ensures that they complete all prerequisites for deployment. The company works closely with POEA and DOLE and maintains good relations with embassies and consulates.