Recruiting in progress
Period: 2 months
Place: Saint-Nazaire, France
- 1 Chief Mate unlimited M/F
- 1 Deck Officer unlimited M/F
- 1 Bosun / AB M/F
Plastic Odyssey fights against plastic pollution by developing low-tech and open source technologies that help to restore the value of plastic waste. We also encourage the reduction of the production and consumption of single-use plastics.
In 2022, the Plastic Odyssey vessel will begin its expedition: a round-the-world trip through more than 30 countries to find, develop and disseminate solutions for the recovery of plastic waste in places where the lack of treatment systems is the cause of ocean pollution.
Plastic Odyssey is a genuine research laboratory. It will carry onboard recycling machines capable of sorting, shredding, washing, melting down, or even transforming plastic into fuel to create value out of waste.
Take part at the shipyard in Saint-Nazaire
In early January, the Plastic Odyssey vessel started a new shipyard in Saint-Nazaire. After sailing from Dunkirk, major maintenance work will be carried out in the dry dock. You will complete the shipyard, prepare the annual visits and commissioning visits.
The vessel left the Saint-Nazaire shipyard at 6 pm on Wednesday, August 3, towards Marseille, with an expected arrival on Thursday, August 11. We will...
We are finally ready to set sail after more than two years spent at the shipyard to restore our vessel, whose departure was delayed by a series of mis...
If we do not act now, by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean. The task of reversing plastic pollution is enormous. What if we joine...