VegaZ - Crew Manning Agency

About us

Vega-Z are a fully registered company working under the relevant laws of the country.

Vega-Z, has been established to provide high quality Crew Management, Manning and Training Services at affordable cost for any organization requiring specialized Seafarers for all types of Ships.

Our people, having a 25-year experience in this area of shipping business in the maritime, are ready to provide state of the art services to both Shipping Companies and Seagoing Personnel. Our headquarters are based in Latvia and cooperating office branches in Russia. Vega Z aims to become the leading supplier of quality and competent seafarers in the Maritime Industry. Vega Z is flexible on Crew Management Services. We may provide Full Services.


We select seaman having good performance, professional knowledge, personnel human attitude, excellent English as well self - motivations. Company supplies well training and highly motivated sea staff to our clients. Our main crewing office located in Riga and cooperated branch offices in Russia (St.Petersburg and Kaliningrad).

Our crewing department provides stringent check and monitoring of employment/sea going history, certification, training and medical records. We arranging ISM Code courses, ISPS code certification, SOLAS training including training courses in IMO training center in Riga.

We supply crews for the following types of vessels:
★ Reefers ★ Dry cargo/Bulkers ★ RO-RO/Ropax ★ Tankers ★ Passengers ★ Off shore platforms ★

ISO: 9001-2008, MLC 2006

The Company holds following certificates: ISO: 9001-2015, MLC 2006


For all types of vessels:

  • Master;
  • Chief officers;
  • Chief Enginners;
  • Second Engineers;
  • Electrical Engineers;
  • Second Officers;
  • Third Engineers.

Crew management

Our Crew Management scheme has been specifically designed to address all operations related to the Human Element onboard a vessel, which is being consisted by a broad range of activities like Crew selection, screening, interview, recruitment, training, briefing, deployment, payment, repatriation, de-briefing, etc. Our Team is able to provide Crew Selection Solution from various Countries depending on the Vessel’s needs (Type, Trading Area, Seafarer Selection Criteria etc.).


Effective communication with Port Agency, Travel and Crew Agencies is the key for smooth and low-cost Crew Changes.

Crew travel

Vega Z maintains cooperation with Travel Agencies throughout the World and providing cost-effective, 24-hour Ticketing service.


  • Crew Agency
  • Selection and recruitment of skilled officers and ratings
  • Seaman's Contract on Owners behalf
  • Seaman's books
  • STWC certification
  • English tests and training
  • IMO, SOLAS, Q 360 - training
  • ISM workshop
  • Ro-Ro/Ropax training
  • PSC/FSI training and support
  • Crew performance reporting
  • Technical inspection
  • Crew change and direct Agency support in all ports
  • Crew relieve planning
  • Visa arrangements
  • Flag state documents processing
  • Flight arrangement
  • Accounting
  • Working clothes and uniform supply


Please, follow these instructions:

  1. Download form;
  2. Fill form in MS Word or similar software;
  3. Send filled form to our e-mail

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We are located close to the center of Riga.

Ludzas iela 36-7,
Riga, LV-1003,

+371 67614107
+371 26481200

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