We delivered a fast, effective and seamless recruitment solution to support racing yacht construction for the Volvo Ocean Race.
In 2012, a leading yacht supplier was one of the three companies awarded the contract to carry out the build and construction of a Volvo Ocean 65-foot racing yacht.
Existing staff skillset was not at a sufficient level to carry out the project.
Due to the tight deadlines, the VHR Marine recruitment team was asked to provide a fast, seamless and yet cost-effective technical consultancy services solution which would comply with the strict Volvo Ocean Race quality expectations and approvals.
Deployment of a team of skilled boat builders and composite technicians to provide technical consultancy services.
VHR Marine services arranged flights to Italy, logistical support and accommodation options.
All required documentation provided by the VHR Marine recruitment team for the quality department.
Regular on-site and off-site coordination between our VHR Marine recruitment services account manager and the yacht supplier.
Successful completion of the Volvo Ocean Race yacht build project.
The Volvo Ocean Race yacht supplier referred VHR Marine services to other companies within the VO65 consortium.