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Former HAL CEO Hosts Shore Excursion for Crew

Former HAL CEO Hosts Shore Excursion for Crew

Former HAL CEO Kirk Lanterman and his wife Janet have been sailing aboard the Westerdam this week experiencing the incredible sights of Alaska and warm hospitality of our crew. Generously, Mr. and Mrs. Lanterman offered to provide and host a special Shore Excursion for our hard-working team. Eighty crewmembers were excited to sail onboard our…   read more of “Former HAL CEO…”

Eurodam’s Contribution in Helsinki

Eurodam’s Contribution in Helsinki

May 29th in Helsinki, Finland, the front office department of the Eurodam donated several items to the Salvation Army Chapter in Helsinki. The truck pictured below collected the donation. It is from the Finnish equivalent of the Salvation Army. This donation was welcomed in good faith to help assist the charitable work of the Salvation…   read more of “Eurodam’s…”

Veendam Crew Compete in Fishing Contest

Veendam Crew Compete in Fishing Contest

On June 14th the Veendam crew participated in a fishing competition hosted by Stateroom Inspector Wiwit. Restaurant Steward Rudi Hermawan Teguh Basuki won first place and received $100 for reeling in the biggest fish. Congrats, Rudi!

Eurodam Celebrates Philippines’ Independence Day

Eurodam Celebrates Philippines’ Independence Day

On June 12, the Filipino community commemorated Philippines’ Independence Day with a celebration aboard Eurodam in the most Filipino way. At 2:00 p.m. in Kristiansand, the Filipino crew, together with other international crew members and ship staff officers, attended a salute to the flag at the mainstage. The Philippine National Anthem played while the flag…   read more of “Eurodam Celebrates…”

Ryndam Celebrates Latest Graduates of HAL University

Ryndam Celebrates Latest Graduates of HAL University

A total of 45 HAL University classes were conducted during the month of May. Within the last month, 77 people have graduated (47 Leadership and 30 supervisory certificates were issued). Kateryna Bannikova is Ryndam’s human resources manager.