We have grown in the shipping services field and today are a One Stop Solution Company providing hands on and focused practical solutions from which many ship owners/managers are benefitting. We are providing services for Pre-vetting Inspections and on board trainings, Navigation, cargo and Internal Audits, VDR audits . Additionally we are assisting in setting up QA systems and training the ships staff to start following the company procedures during takeover / Yard deliveries of vessels, thus enabling the systems onboard to be appropriately set up and followed literally from the word go.
Pioneer Group was inaugurated in the year 2000 by Late Capt SSS Rewari. Launched with a Training Institute in Jan 2000, Pioneer Institute of Education & Computer Studies was primarily set up to provide IT education to the Mariners.
2020 Added MMS Tokyo, Sprigfield shipping to our client list
- Statred conducting Prevetting attendance/audits locally in ports during COVID pandemic like India, Europe, USA, Panama, Durban, Fujairah, Singapore, Dammam etc for Thome , Bahri Shipping, Empire Chemical Tanker Holding , Dorian LPG, Evergas
- undertook assessment of TUG Optimization requirements for Mormugao Port Trust
2019 Started Prevetting, Navigation / Internal Audits, VDR Data analysis for Teekay Glasgow
- Started Prevetting, Navigation / Internal Audits, for Bahri Shipping
- Joined hands with Wellard Ships for audits and pre AMSA inspection of their Livstock Carriers
- Joined hands with TMS Tankers, LATSCO, POLEMBROS for third party Audits.
- Empanelled with Indian Ports Association for conducting Navigation Audits of all Major Indian Ports.
2018 Started associations with Maran Tankers, LL Energy, Paloma Shipping and MSI Ship Management.
2017 Joined hands with Eagle Star Tankers for Prevetting jobs. Also, we have done data analysis for their annual VS-MS inspections.
- VDR Analysis for Teekay, BW Shipping Eaglestar.
- Done Owner’s Representative Inspections for Union Maritime.
- Started Navigation / Internal Audits, VDR Data analysis for Teekay Tankers
2016 Live Navigation / Bridge audit for various companies – Vships, BW Shipping. Also join hands with Navig8Ship for Prevetting & Charterer Inspections.
2015 Done SMS manuals and Gap analysis as per ISM code for Sanmar Shipping and Berge Bulk Shipping.
2014 Joined hand with Sanmar, Raffles Shipping, Norstar Ship for their Prevetting jobs
2013 Joined hand with Euronav for Pre-vetting jobs.
2012 Ventured into pre purchase inspections
2011 Pioneer joined hands with Jindal Waterways Ltd to supervise building of their 2500 DWT Vessels at Hungartcutta.
2011 Pioneer expanded to the OVERSEAS shore based Training and conducted In House training Courses for Thome Ship management at Indonesia, Srilanka and Bangladesh on HSEEQ, PSC, Incident Awareness, Risk assessment, VIQ, RIGHT SHIP and CHEMICAL TANKER FAMILARZATION training.
2010 Pioneer became THOME Ship Management Pte. Ltd. Exclusive training centre in India. All In-house Training courses for Thome were carried out at our premises.
Developed and designed complete in house shore/on board training module for Campbell Shipping.
2009 Pioneer Sailing Services Pvt. Ltd. was formed as a separate entity and is also certified as an ISO 9001:2015 standard company.
2008 Pioneer developed a team of Inspectors at all major Indian Ports to Carry out Flag State Inspections on behalf of Marshall Islands.
2007 Our association with Thome extended and Pioneer Superintendents were attending Thome vessels for their Pre Vetting and onboard Training requirements. In addition to onboard Training, Pioneer started providing assistance during New-deliveries & Takeovers for systematically setting up SMS onboard.
Pioneer was certified ISO 9001:2000 on 14 April 2007 for following services- Shipping Services / Maritime Training / Disaster Management training / IT education.
Pioneer joined hand with MMSI, the Indian operation arm of MMS, Tokyo, and assisted them in their recruitment activities for North India.
2006 Pioneer developed a team of Marine Professionals to handle Shipping Company Specific Requirements With respect to specific IN-House courses.
2005 Pioneer developed in house training program for Dockendale Shipping co Ltd and organized their training requirements. Further, Pioneer handle their Manning requirements for North India and we were appointed as Representative office for Dockendale.
2004 Pioneer broadly ventured into shipping Industry and developed a module for training the back end staff of CSAV group. The project was on Container familiarization and Multimodal Transportation.
2003 Pioneer was accredited by National Open School as a vocational training center conducting courses approved by Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India.
2002 Pioneer Educational and welfare foundation was registered as per societies act of 1860 with Govt. of NCT of Delhi.
2001 we teamed up with the St. John Ambulance, and were authorized training center for conducting First Aid and Home Nursing Courses.
In Feb 2000 it became a Computer Work Center of Indira Gandhi National Open University conducting CIC and BCA Courses which later developed into a full fledged IGNOU Program Study Center.