It is only through the outstanding work of our dedicated, highly skilled staff that Transmarine has become a market leader in U.S shipping agency! With excellence on display daily – from our trained boarding agents to our experienced managers – our hardworking people deliver value-creating agency service for the most prestigious firms in the shipping industry.

In this Employee Spotlight, get to know Daniel “Danny” Lancaster, Vessel Manager out of our Portland, Oregon office. Read below to learn about Danny!

How long have you worked at Transmarine?

Six months and counting!

What’s something you enjoy about your job at Transmarine?

I get to work with and dig deeply into every part of the maritime industry.

How would your Transmarine coworkers describe you?

“That one guy who answers my tech questions.”

Tell us about an exciting or interesting project you worked on at Transmarine.

I am still relatively new, of course, but every port call I am a part of is interesting to me.

How long have you worked in the industry?

Five years.

What is your professional background before you started work at Transmarine?

I graduated from California State University Maritime Academy in 2018 then worked as a Mate on tugs up and down the East Coast for four years before joining Transmarine.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?

My favorite thing to do after work every day is to walk my dog Maggie, who is absurdly cute.

Anything else you’d like to share about your professional background or current role to be included in your employee spotlight?

I love my job and am happy to keep learning more each day!