Environmental Protection Social Responsibility Policy

We are committed to the protection of the marine environment. Our policy is to have zero spills to sea. We promote our employees’ participation to the establishment and continual improvement of environmentally sound practices.

The Senior Management is committed to:

  • Assign responsibilities and authorities
  • Establish, adequately maintain and implement an environmental management system (EMS) onboard and ashore
  • Continuously satisfy the:
  • Statutory requirements
  • International legislation
  • ISO 14001

We have established operating practices and specific commitments to:

  • Prevent environmental damage
  • Manage cyber safety risks introduced by OT, IT and networks and physical risks through appropriate technical and procedural risk protection and control measures
  • Reduce our impact on the environment
  • Ensure sustainable development of our environmental performance
  • Continuously improve our personnel skills on environmental emergencies
  • Comply with all legal requirements, meet or exceed applicable legislation
  • Fulfill our compliance obligations
  • Ensure our employees’ awareness, training and commitment to our EMS
  • Regularly review and ensure compliance and effectiveness of our processes
  • Maintain public confidence in our operations’ integrity, by openly reporting our performance
  • Improve our understanding of external and internal environmental issues in consultation with people outside the Company
  • Provide a framework for setting, improving and reviewing our environmental objectives and targets, also made available to interested parties
  • Ensure all 3rd parties working for the company follow our environmental policy
  • Ensure that all employees accept this policy as a condition of employment
  • Carry out studies and establish programs for continuous reduction of environmental risks
  • Ensure that all persons working for and on behalf of the Company are aware of this policy
  • Ensure that we have no funding restrictions for the:
  • Waste management
  • Use of reception facilities for sludge and bilge water disposal
  • The continual improvement of the EMS to enhance environmental performance
  • Protect the environment, by:
  • Emphasizing the source reduction
  • Funding the effective maintenance and repairs of the systems, equipment and components on board
  • Continuously improve the EMS

The Management Representatives are responsible to ensure effectiveness and periodical review of this policy.

The DPA has the ultimate responsibility for ensuring the full implementation of the EMS and for all environmental protection matters.


  • 5 Year LTI Free Award
    We consider the health, safety and well-being of our seafarers as one of our highest priorities. The 5-year Loss Time Injury (LTI) free award, is one of our incentives for managing Safety onboard. 
    Vessels awarded as of today:
    • SBI Leo
    • SBI Gemini
    • SBI Echo
    • SBI Tango
    • SBI Pegasus
    • SBI Cronos
    • SBI Thalia
    • SBI Achilles
    • SBI Hermes
    • SBI Perseus
    • S Samba
View all Announcements

We use cookies on our website. Some of them are essential for the operation of the site, while others help us to improve this site and the user experience (tracking cookies). You can decide for yourself whether you want to allow cookies or not. Please note that if you reject them, you may not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.