The companies hope to update the industry’s understanding of the need for and the importance of maritime skills and experience for a wide variety of shore-based industries and services.
How big is the demand? How reliable is the supply? Is there a substitute for seafaring experience?
Nautilus and Spinnaker are looking to the industry to help identify the issues and also to suggest some solutions.
The results will be published and used as a core part of the research behind a seminar on the supply and demand for skilled seafarers being held by Nautilus International during London International Shipping Week.