STC-KNRM is an associate company with two equal shareholders: ?The STC Group? (Worldwide Maritime Training) and the ?KNRM? (Royal Netherlands Sea Rescue Institution).
The STC-Group, with its home base in the Mainport Rotterdam, offers education, consultancy and applied research to the the logistics sector, shipping, maritime and port-bound industries. The STC-Group has its own branches in the Netherlands, Korea, Vietnam, South Africa, the Philippines, Brasil and Oman.
The KNRM is a charity foundation that saves lives at sea in the Netherlands and was established in 1824 to offer help and support, free of charge, to seamen in emergencies and employs professionally trained volunteers and modern lifeboats for this purpose. Its products, knowledge and services have been developed over many years, in co-operation with world-renowned Dutch technical institutions.