Important Announcement | Covid-19 Monday, 16 March 2020


To our valued Customers and Partners,


While everyone across the world continues to navigate the uncertainty of COVID-19, UMAR | WSR Group isalways committed to supporting your business throughout the course of this pandemic and to providecontinuity of service.

We understand that in this time of crisis, it is critical that we make it possible for you to continue youroperations and help you respond to the unique demands that you may be facing.We want you to know that at this important time, you can count on us to be there to support your business.

Please reach out to UMAR | WSR Customer Service or your UMAR | WSR Sales Representatives worldwide withany additional questions and concerns.

In addition, we are operating in accordance with guidance from local government and public health authoritiesacross the globe. Of course, the health and welfare of all employees remain our priority.

We have put in place many virus-mitigating actions in all our offices which result in a reduction of potentialtransmission. We have extensive online collaboration capabilities for our employees to communicate with eachother and with you and our associates and principals. Our Greek office is fully operational with all ourcolleagues working from home. Our head offices in Cyprus are manned with minimum staff and the remainingemployees are working from home. Our office and service station in Singapore are following the localauthorities’ instructions accordingly, with limited traveling. Offices in UAE and Russia business as usual so far.

We are working tirelessly to help everyone stay safe while at the same time continuing to serve you, based onour business continuity plans. Management team is meeting regularly to assess and appropriately respond to the crisis as it evolves, to adjustour operations to maintain steadiness, and to support the safety and health of those impacted.We would keep you updated frequently with changes of status, of this pandemic threat and our businesschallenges.

Until then please remain calm and safe. God bless you and you families.


Yours faithfully.

Thrasos Tsangarides


An Exclusive Agency Agreement for the Russian Federation is Signed Monday, 18 February 2019

In January 2019, our Group CEO Mr. Thrasos Tsangarides and Mr. Dustin van Horik (Commercial Director at Lagersmit) signed an exclusive agency agreement for the Russian Federation. Joining our forces, we believe that Lagersmit expert knowledge in sealing solutions can offer great benefit to our customers located in Russia. 

Mr. Leonid Savchenko (-Business Development Manager of UMAR|WSR Russia) quoted: 

We are joining forces with Lagersmit at a very propitious moment. Russian shipping industry is picking up rapidly, as more shipping companies renew and extend their fleets and building up portfolio with local shipyards at remarkable pace.
Our team believe, that Lagersmit expert knowledge in sealing solutions can offer great benefit to Russian customers and support them through years to come.

Click here to visit Lagersmit page. 

We Welcome Onboard Argus Marine Services Wednesday, 13 February 2019

If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself! We welcome on board, ARGUS Marine Services, a full-service diving company that provides high quality, fast & cost effective underwater ship husbandry and repair services, located in Colombia. Together, on a common goal, we can achieve things beyond our greatest imagination.
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New Exclusive Principal ATLANTIS Marine Services Friday, 18 January 2019

Proud to announce our new Exclusive Principal ATLANTIS MARINE SERVICES LLC for underwater services. With highly qualified technicians and divers, with a proven track record for delivering results for all budgets & in all time frames, we are stronger than ever to undertake any request.

Atlantis Marine Services LLC is a fully equipped Commercial Diving and Marine Services company strategically located in Fujairah. Serving their client’s needs 365 days per year-round the clock. They operate in Arabian Sea with their own fleet consisted of 2 diving boats and 1 anchor handling tug. Atlantis Marine Services LLC has experience in a wide range of underwater operations such as underwater hull cleaning and propeller polishing, underwater parts repairs and replacements, CCTV Surveys with all major Classification Societies such as ABS, DNV-GL, LR, BV, NKK, KR, RINA, CCS, seabed surveys, anchor recovery, wreck refloating and removal, pipe/cable laying and protection as well as installation of anticorrosion protection systems. Other services: Steel repairs, workshop, deck equipment repairs.

WSR & Lagersmit Maintenance Partnership Agreement Monday, 24 December 2018

Proud to announce a Maintenance Partnership Agreement signed between WSR and Lagersmit for UAE. Lagersmit's mission is to supply the best seals and always think in terms of solutions: every step is a step in the right direction. Focus on their collective benefit, Lagersmit believe things can be done better, with solutions for every application and situation and we embrace there beliefs. The expansion aims towards further growth of UMAR|WSR and Lagersmit through offering higher quality of support and service to UAE. Our Technical Service team is ready to take any Lagersmit project.

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