PAO Sovcomflot opens exhibition at the Admiral Makarov Maritime University


The opening of an exhibition of Sovcomflot Group awards and medals at the Admiral Makarov State Maritime University in St. Petersburg was held on 1 September.

The exposition was opened by the university’s first vice-rector Mr Nikolai Glebov, and the director of the SCF Group Training Centre in St. Petersburg Mr. Igor Pankov, who is also a member of the University’s board of trustees. Mr. Pankov led a group of the University’s students on the first tour of the exhibition.

PAO Sovcomflot places great emphasis on maintaining high standards in professional maritime education in Russia, and is active in its cooperation with the country’s leading maritime universities. The company is currently working under cooperation agreements with the three largest higher maritime education institutions: the Admiral Makarov State University of Maritime and Inland Shipping in St. Petersburg, the Admiral Ushakov Maritime State University in Novorossiysk and the Admiral G.I. Nevelskoy Maritime State University in Vladivostok.

These partnership programmes include the participation of SCF Group professionals in the education and training of future specialists, organisation of annual navigation practice on board SCF Group vessels and meetings with students, and also sponsorship of the universities’ facilities.

SCF Press Office