Here is a group shot of the latest HAL U Leadership Academy and Supervisory Excellence Graduates from the Statendam. Thanks to onboard Photo Manager Ian Kee for the great photo! Verlie Michelle Nelson is Statendam’s human resources manager.
Thanks to Linda Ellenberger, Statendam‘s event manager and Biggest Loser Winner, for this great post! Biggest Losers become the Best Winners for Better Fitness and Lifestyle Choices For the past several weeks we have seven brave souls take on the challenge of changing their lives and the success with help from two of our wonderful… read more of “The Biggest Loser…”
Statendam‘s Foreman Engine Robert Feber Gosal recently celebrated 20 years with HAL! A service award ceremony was held to commemorate this special occasion and present him with his award. Below is a fun Q & A with Robert. Congratulations! How long have you been with the company? 20 years. What ships have you been on?… read more of “Commemorating 20…”
Here is a great photo of HAL U’s Supervisory Excellence and Leadership Academy Graduates aboard Statendam. Verlie Nelson is Statendam’s human resources manager.
And now, the end is here And so I face the final courses My friends, I’ll say it clear I’ll state my case, of which I’m certain I’ve lived a life at sea and that’s now full I traveled each and every high sea Regrets, I’ve had a few But then again, too few to… read more of “Captain’s…”
Officers, staff and crew all over the ship say goodbye to Captain Frans…
In addition to presenting Captain Frans with an award of his own (made from the old propeller of the Beautiful and Elegant ms Statendam) at the Mariners Awards to a packed auditorium of five-star mariners and Staff Officers, Officers and Crew, we were able to have a surprise evening of drinks, food and merriment for… read more of “More Retirement…”
After 36 years of service and 3,688 days at sea, Statendam’s Captain Frans Consen is retiring from Holland America Line and the Maasdam and Veendam ship staff, officers and crew wanted to wish him a happy retirement. Verlie Nelson is Statendam’s human resources manager.