Here at MALACCA SINGAPORE STRAITS PILOTS PTE LTD we strive to provide our customers with the ultimate Marine Advisory Services.Our pilots have more than 15 years of Pilotage in the busy waters of Singapore and are qualified Master Mariners with command experience on Foreign Going (FG) ships.
IMO RECOMMENDATION :- “All deep draught vessels and Very Large Crude Carriers(VLCCs) navigating within the traffic separation schemes are recommended to use the pilotage service of the respective countries when they become available.”Please refer to Mariner’s Routeing Guide Malacca And Singapore Straits (BA Chart No 5502) for further details.
Many choose to ask the captain, “Captain , if it is not compulsory why do you need a pilot?”
The answer is simple and straightforward. Entering the Straits of Malacca is especially challenging and stressful. We are here to ease this burden by offering skilled and experienced pilots who are well accustomed to such long and difficult passages.
It is stated in the passage planning guide for Malacca Straits and Singapore Straits that the increasing size and number of ships pose problems,with the risks of collision and grounding ever-present.This calls for requiring watch keeping standards of the highest order .