The Farewell Ceremony for Personnel doing transshipment and for personnel going into retirement took place in the Yard of Honor of the Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Navy (SHOA) on December 12th. The ceremony was presided over by the Director of the Service Mr. Patricio Carrasco, who gifted a present to every member of the personnel.

During his speech, the Director acknowledged the work and commitment of all those who have been part of the SHOA and that today come to the end of a stage in their professional and personal lives. “On behalf of all those who are part of the Service, I would like to thank you for your devotion, concern, effort… for being there in the difficult, as well as the pleasant moments”. Finally, Rear admiral Carrasco urged them to continue being ambassadors of the SHOA, and keep showing how important is the work done by the service for the community.