Nautilus International is an independent, influential, global trade union and professional organisation, committed to delivering high quality, cost-effective services to members, and welfare support to necessitous seafarers, their dependants and other maritime professionals.
Nautilus works with members, the maritime community, national governments and international agencies to create change, which improves the lives of maritime professionals. We give a voice to maritime professionals from the very beginning of their training, throughout their employment and into retirement.
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The Nautilus opinion section features comments, insights and updates on the work of Union officials.
General secretary comment: Mark Dickinson covers XXX
Nautilus director of legal services Charles Boyle on his work representing members in high level negotiations
British waters, British pay rates, British jobs
Recently, I was contacted by a company based in mainland Europe who requested my services to conduct a loadout survey on a vessel in port in NE Scotland.