Alba is an Owner and Commercial Operator of Oil Tankers based in Gothenburg, Sweden. The main focus is below 20,000 Deadweight trading Petroleum Products, Chemicals and Vegetable Oils around North West Europe.
Alba bring a wealth of experience in Chartering, Strategic Planning and Technical expertise and have a track record of out-performing the market in their operating sectors. The team of senior professionals bring the separate skill-sets required to build cargo flows required for maximizing returns from the vessels.
Structured analysis of the markets in combination with close co-operation with the vessels enable a smooth, stream-lined operation optimizing performance.
Shipping is not a ‘one size fits all’ business and Alba provides a specialist service adapting to individual requirements and scenarios.
Alba Tankers specializes in recruitment and seafarer selection for ship-owners.
In our Crewing department, we are building the future on the strong foundation of both our knowledge and experience. Our team is group of experienced, creative and committed employees following the STCW, MLC and specific customer requirements.
The company policy is to operate all vessels with experienced crew in order to meet the customer requirements related to Crew Matrix. It is our goal, not only to recruit the most knowledgeable, but also to train, motivate, educate and promote our crew.
We also act as agents in employing crew to Ship-owners taking care of all formalities related to employment and crew change formalities.
The Crewing department is also responsible in assisting our seafarers sorting out serious disputes that may arise in relation to their employment as per MLC 2006 Convention; any complaints shall be submitted in writing (by regular mail or email)
Your preferred partner in quality ship management. Our technical department provides full technical management of our vessels, owned and managed. Our passion and commitment is to provide quality Ship management with focus on the highest standards and maximization of operational efficiency, in and beyond compliance with all customers, Oil Majors, classification societies, flag state administrations, applicable codes, industry standards and best practices with focus on Safety and environmental responsibility.
ALBA Tankers Ship Management provides a wide range of ship management services for both in house ALBA Tankers partners and external clients:
- Full ship management
- Crewing (Crew management and recruitment services)
- Chemical cargo supervisors and vetting preparation
- Vessel inspections (Sales, purchases, vetting preparations etc.)
- Vessel conversions and new building supervision
- QHSE services
Alba Tankers Trading Document of Compliance is issued by DNV GL on behalf of the following flag states:
- The Kingdom of Denmark
- The Kingdom Of Sweden
- The Republic of Uruguay
- Our vessels are ISM certified “International Safety Management Code“
In order to fulfill customers’ requirements and optimize the efficiency in the technical management we implemented and maintain the following IT solutions:
- Sertica – Software for Planned Maintenance System (controlling both maintenance and purchasing)
- DocMap – World leading safety and quality management system for handling SMS in electronic version with on line synchronization
- Omega – The system was specially designed for the payroll and crewing department, including crew planning and salary accounts module
- Seamanager – A comprehensive administration solution managing administrative tasks of the vessel including rest hour registrations module
- Crew Portal – A web solution for the seafarer, to access pay slips, company documents & Contract of Employment etc. in fast, easy, and secure way.
- DYNAMARINe – Emission monitoring tool that offers a clear view of consumption (fuel, lube, chemical), and an in depth analysis of the energy flow
The function of the purchase department at Alba Tankers is to provide the best possible service to our own, and third party, vessels for required equipment and spare parts.
We also arrange external service for vessels, both for scheduled tasks and for urgent repairs and spare parts either off-shore or in port.
Working closely with our suppliers we maintain excellent relations enabling us to offer competitive price levels at all times.
If you have an inquiry, please feel free to contact us.
QA/Vetting department safeguard Company standards and reputation related to maritime safety and protecting the environment.
QA /Vetting department ensures compliance with all legal requirements applicable to our operations. We follow rules and requirements from our charterers, insurers and class; we strive to implement recognized industry best practices relevant to our business.
We ensure that our employees and contractors at all levels are committed to safety, preventing injuries, loss of life and pollution prevention.
We have built, and maintain, a safe working environment both on board the vessels and on shore, following safe working practices, identifying risks and hazards. We continuously improve operations by reviewing the Safety Management System on a regular basis.
We prepare ourselves, our organization, systems and vessels for emergencies, communicating in an open, timely and factual manner.
We employ a ‘non-blame culture’ as we believe there is no better way to learn as an organization.
Alba Tankers is always looking for talented and inspired people to join our Team. As a company, it’s our goal to fulfill our customers’ needs in a way that leaves them impressed with our capabilities and appreciative of our service and our efforts. It’s also our goal to provide an enjoyable and stimulating workplace for our employees.
Alba Tankers consist of high experienced team which maintain the fleet in management.
Alba Tankers Maritime officers and ordinary crew onboard the tonnage is a very important segment due to it is our direct contact to the customers.
For unsolicited applications please fill in this form (form will be saved for six months).
Vacancies for Maritime officers.
Vacancies for ordinary crew.
The open reporting module provides all employees within Alba Tankers with an opportunity to report any health-, environmental- and/or safety- non conformances, hazards, near misses, suggestions for improvements or other issues anonymously or non-anonymously on the reporter’s request.
Alba Tankers encourages all employees to report any of the above subjects either via the reporting system in the company SMS or via the open reporting module.
By implementing the open reporting module it is Alba Tankers goal to continue the company’s development and thereby reach the goal of zero environmental accidents and zero personnel accidents.
Alba Tankers practice a “non blame” culture. Alba Tankers guaranties that there will be no retaliation against personnel who makes use of the open reporting module.
In case needed reporting’s can always be forwarded via email.
The responsible person and contact person regarding reporting issues is Daniel Staszczyk, QA Manager.