Malayan Towage and Salvage Corporation held a ceremonial blessing for the opening of its newest regional office in the port of Batangas. In attendance were some of MTSC’s closest clients including Pilipinas Shell Petroleum, Safeseas Shipping Agency, Gulf Agency Cargo LTD (GAC) in addition to representatives from our colleagues at Marina and the Philippine Coastguard. MTSC Managing Director, Mrs. Terry M. Watkins; Director for Philippine Operations, Capt. Daniel Adrianne T. Sarmiento, lead the ceremonial ribbon cutting in addition to MTSC’s Operations Manager; Capt. Ebenezer G. Tañada; and Batangas Hub Managers, Arvin Liwanen and Christopher Michael Dulnuan. The Batangas site houses a warehouse that is approximately 1,000 square meters of gross floor area; an in-house maintenance and repair facility to support the tug fleet’s engineering needs; and a fully equipped office space for MTSC’s staff and clients.