The STC-Group, a group of companies, institutions and departments constituted by among others: the foundation STC-Group, STC Group Holding B.V., STC B.V. (Ltd.), STC-NMU (the Netherlands Maritime University), STC-SA (STC South Africa Ltd.). Centres of Excellence of STC-Group are operational in Brazil, Oman, South Africa, the Philippines, the Netherlands and Vietnam.
STC is a worldwide strategic combination of well-established education, training, research, consultancy and implementation service providers for the entire shipping, port, and transport and logistics chain as well as for the port-related oil and chemical industry.
STC is familiar with all aspects of training in ports and harbour and the complete logistics chain. Furthermore, STC is closely involved in the daily routine of contemporary transport activities and also able to provide comprehensive planning solutions for future developments.
STC is known for its unique combination of education, training, research and consultancy dedicated to the port, shipping, transport and process industry.
This combination of forces enables STC to offer a multifaceted programme, ranging from education and training to consultancy services, research and technical assistance.
In the European Union, STC is the market leader for all activities mentioned above; from administrative and operational level up to including managerial level. The activities are supported by a unique training centre with state-of-the-art, full-mission simulators and a port training centre and safety training centre.
STC employs a number of key experts to ensure the most adequate professional team possible for project. The experience within the STC team is demonstrated on both a practical and academic level, through utilizing ex-professional managers of the transport industry. All consultants are fully conversant in the English language and have experience of teaching for many nationalities worldwide.
Product and Services:
Cluster: sea transport and related industries
Sea shipping (Deck Officer, Marine Engineering Officer and all STCW'95 related courses), pilots, tugmaster, mooring staff, cruise, offshore, dredging, hydrography, sea fisheries.
Cluster: ports and terminals
Port authorities (including Vessel Traffic Services), containers, dry, liquid and neo bulk handling and storage, all related terminal equipment (STS, RTG,RMG, Tugmasters, etc).
Cluster: transport and logistics
Inland waterway transport, road transport, rail transport, air transport, pipeline transport, multimodal transport, ship's agent, forwarding agent, loading, cargo handling and packaging, and warehousing, customs (organisation), etc.
Cluster: process industry and energy
Process operation and industrial maintenance including refineries and power plant operations.
Audited Quality Certification ISO 9001:2008 :
STC B.V. is a DNV ISO 9001:2008 certified company. The certification is applicable to all services provided. STC B.V. is subject to regular auditing conducted by DNV. STC B.V. complies with the "DNV Rules for Maritime Simulator Centres" assuring the quality of our simulators.
Nautical Institute: STC B.V. is a Nautical Institute certified company for all relevant offshore (related) courses.