Alassia NewShips Management Inc. is a ship management company founded in 2009. The company offers the full spectrum of ship management services to Owners of vessels that transport dry bulk commodities on a worldwide basis.
Our Company’s roots go back to the establishment of Alassia Steamship Company Ltd. in 1965. The business has always aspired to offer risk-averse, high-quality ship management services and to build strong relationships with top class counterparties.
At the core of the strategy of our young and dynamic management are the following principles:
Founded in 1917, the American Club is the only P&I mutual domiciled in the Americas. Awards like the Lloyd’s List Next Generation Shipping Award, North American Maritime Services Award, and the Seatrade “Investment in People” Award recognize its dedication to identifying as well as empowering local talent in all major shipping hubs and transforming that into valued protection for its membership throughout the world. That homegrown capacity gives the Club regional maritime know-how – available 24 hours a day – fluent in no less than eleven languages. It offers full mutual cover for P&I and FD&D risks, fixed premium insurance for smaller tonnage through Eagle Ocean Marine, as well as Hull and Machinery cover through its subsidiary, American Hellenic Hull Insurance Company Ltd. The Club also boasts an unsurpassed safety and loss prevention program. Its rich reserves of expertise enable it to typically exceed the service expectations of shipowners and charterers both large and small. Local service providing global solutions steers the Club into a new decade of service excellence.
Arkas Hellas SA, one of Arkas Holding companies, was established in Piraeus in August 1999. Through its offices in Piraeus and Thessaloniki, Arkas Hellas has established a trademark of quality in international transport by combining speed, safety and reliability with optimum freight options and costs. As representatives of Arkas Line, Yang Ming Line (YML), and DAL, Arkas Hellas have become specialists in the shipping industry and provide top quality services in Far East, Mediterranean, Black Sea, West and South Africa ports by combining flexibility and a range of freight solutions to meet all market requirements.
Arkas Line was established in July 1996 as the first container shipping line, initially named EMES Shiping and Transport S.A. Today, Arkas Line ranks in the 23rd place liner level globally with fleet of 46 containerships offering regular Liner services to meet the import and export needs of an expanding and developing market.
YANG MING is a Taiwan-based shipping company that established on December 28, 1972. Today it is ranked 8th in the world with a leet of 100 vessels and a capacity of 647000 TEUS. “Yang Ming”, having always as a priority the provision of high quality “Timely, Fast, Reliable and Economical” Services to its customers, has become one of the leading shipping companies in the world. DAL Deutsche Afrika-Linien is a privately owned shipping line and one of the most highly respected liner shipping companies operating with a focus on
South Africa and Madagascar.
DAL combines traditional values with modern thinking and prides itself on providing high quality and reliable service levels to all its clients.
Founded in 1899, ClassNK is a ship classification society dedicated to safer and cleaner seas. On top of diverse technical services including surveys and classifications of ships and marine structures based on its own rules, statutory certifications on behalf of more than 110 flag states, management system certifications in line with ISO and other international standards, ClassNK has committed to provide the industry with its full support to pave the way for digitalization and decarbonization challenges.
Devoting significant resources and expertise to R&D, the society works in close partnership with the industry players to develop and implement a broad array of innovative and cutting-edge technological solutions aimed at securing a safer, greener, and sustainable future.
ClassNK is a global organization providing the highest quality services and supporting its clients 24/7 through a network of competent and well-experienced professionals at 130 exclusive surveyor offices across the world. With roughly 260 million gross tons or some 20% of the world’s merchant fleet on register, ClassNK is one of the world’s largest classification societies in terms of gross tonnage under class.
Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organizations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.
Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864, DNV GL’s reach today is global. Operating in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
For further information please visit www.dnvgl.com
Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Limited (EASTMED) offers seaborne transportation services to the energy, industrial and agricultural sectors. Its reputation has been built on the quality services that are provided over the 42 years of operation by linking supply and demand regions of the world, with shipping operation excellence.
The solid expertise of EASTMED in the ocean transportation business helps the customers to execute their strategy, create new opportunities and improve their performance against peers.
By operating a fleet of world class tankers EASTMED moves crude oil and its products across the globe. EASTMED cooperates with the petroleum industry players and provides midstream services to equity producers, refineries and traders.
EASTMED also works together with leading food and grain processing companies, helping them to transport safely and efficiently bulks of agricultural products from the farms to the markets of the world
ERMA FIRST designs and manufactures innovative Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) in compliance with the latest legislation. ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT holds USCG Type Approval, Final Approval by IMO and Type Approval by LR. Nowadays, ERMA FIRST has a prestigious reference list comprised of ship-owners and shipyards worldwide.
ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT is an advanced modular developed to exceed all special installation requirements. Covering an extensive capacity range of 50-3740 m3/hr, the system is suitable for newbuilds as well as for retrofits of all types and sizes of vessels. The major components of the system are an automatic back-flushing filter and an electrolytic cell of outstanding performance under the most demanding conditions. Using an active substance produced by the method of electrolysis, the re-growth of microorganisms is eliminated.
Since 1991, Franman has provided a wide range of services to the shipping industry, focused on shipbuilding equipment, spare parts, ship repairs, service, consulting and security services.
When Costis J. Frangoulis established Franman, his vision was to extend his lifelong obsession with the sea and shipping into an organization providing high levels of diversified services to the shipping industry.
Three decades later and this obsession is shared by all the people who make up Franman today. Highly qualified and experienced professionals, undergoing continuous technical and commercial training, to provide the highest levels of service and support. Franman’s first representation was Metritape from USA, makers of tank level gauging systems.
Today, Franman is proud to represent more than 130 leading companies from the Shipping industry and serve more than 600 shipping companies annually.
Since 1998, Franman is ISO 9001:2015 certified.
Golden Cargo , the fastest growing Ship Spares Logistics Provider offering the most responsive and personalized services from anyone else in the industry.
Golden Cargo SA has gained an important global presence offering total solutions, with strategic partnerships with companies like Lufthansa Cargo further securing the quality of the offered services.
Special emphasis has been given to our Marine Solutions product. The company strategically targets and invests on further developing the product that first introduced to the Greek Shipping industry. Marine Solutions is a highly customized product designed to meet the time-sensitive needs of the maritime industry; shipping companies ,shipyards ,ship handlers and suppliers of marine spare parts require a great degree of logistics precision around the clock.
Our service portfolio includes, airfreight (IATA agent) , seafreight (NVOCC), logistics, distribution and simplified in-house clearance service (AEO-F) implementing the international quality standards as per ISO 9001:2008
Goldenport Group is a shipping group based in Athens that was founded by Captain Paris Dragnis (former CEO) in 1982 and has been led by its current CEO, John Dragnis, since 2012. The Group has a 40-year heritage of owning and operating all types of dry bulk carriers, containerships and most types of crude and product tankers.
Our Group’s mission is the safe and efficient shipping of bulk cargoes and products with its core principles remaining focused to the positive contribution to the society, the protection of the environment and the safety of human life.
The executive management of the Group combines an in depth knowledge of the shipping industry with strong ties to the key counterparties (including first class shipyards, major international charterers, large commodity traders, top-tier financial institutions, protection and indemnity clubs and insurance underwriters) across the various industry sectors.
The Group currently operates 14 dry bulk carriers, 10 containerships and 14 crude and product tankers
Katradis Group is an established company that operates since 1936 in the marine industry, as a manufacturer of a wide range synthetic mooring ropes and steel wire ropes, emphasizing on HMPE (High Performance) ropes for mooring and towing operations. Yet, its product line also includes port development and deck equipment, but also the production of zinc and aluminum sacrificial anodes for the cathodic protection of the ship’s hull and tank.
Research and development are the key elements of our activities, in conjunction with excellence at every stage of production, since 1936. Our mission is to gather the best quality of first raw materials and transform them into the highest quality-best performance, mooring ropes that are available globally.
Being certified by ISO 9001 and by implementing OCIFM (MEG4) regulations, we guarantee quality and high performance of all the ropes that we produce and always in respect of the environment.
One of Katradis Ropes greatest strength is the expertise and the application experience of its staff that is required, in order to select the right rope, for the right operation, in order to meet its customers’ needs. Katradis offers a range of materials and rope handling tools, in order to meet the requirements of the essential applications and the vessels.
LALIZAS holds a leading position in the maritime and safety market with a long experience and expertise in manufacturing lifesaving equipment. It was founded in Piraeus, Greece, in 1982. Its high quality product range includes lifejackets (foam-filled and inflatable) ISO and SOLAS, meeting all regulations under any flag, life rafts, MOB devices and navigation lights, immersion suits, safety harnesses, IMO signs and many other marine products. All items are being manufactured and distributed in competitive prices to maritime companies, ship suppliers, chandleries, marine stores, shipyards and boat builders around the world always taking into consideration the market’s feedback.
For LALIZAS ‘Safety is not just a product, it is an ongoing process!’
Latsco Shipping Limited was originally established in the 1940s when the company’s founder, Captain John S. Latsis, first ventured into passenger and commercial deep-sea shipping.
Spanning over 70 years of experience in the shipping industry, the company originally operated under the name “Petrola International S.A.”. Throughout the years, the Group has operated a fleet of over 100 vessels, ranging from Ultra Large Crude Carriers (ULCCs) to dry cargo vessels.
Today, as Latsco Shipping Limited, the company operates a fleet of 29 vessels comprised of 18 product tankers and 11 gas carriers. The company’s orderbook consists of two LNG Carriers with expected deliveries in the first and second half of 2021. The company is headquartered in Monaco with offices in London and Athens.
Our mission is to operate our constantly growing fleet of oil & chemical tankers and gas carriers in accordance to the highest standards of excellence in terms of performance, safety, reliability and environmental protection. Long term relationships and sustainable fleet growth form the pillar of our philosophy. Fleet renewal and expansion coupled with a balanced employment portfolio constitute the basis of our strategy, ensuring our successful performance and resilience throughout the industry’s cycles.
MacGregor shapes the offshore and marine industries by offering world-leading engineering solutions and services with a strong portfolio of MacGregor, Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes and Triplex brands. Shipbuilders, owners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with MacGregor.
MacGregor solutions and services for handling marine cargoes, vessel operations, offshore loads, crude/LNG transfer and offshore mooring are all designed to perform with the sea.www.macgregor.com
MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec’s sales totalled approximately EUR 3.4 billion in 2014 and it employs approximately 11,000 people. Cargotec’s class B shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com
Marichem Marigases is one of the leading companies in the international marine chemicals and gases industry, manufacturing and providing high quality marine chemicals, coatings, chemical equipment, gases and refrigerants, cutting and welding machinery, accessoriesand equipment, fire-rescue and safety services to the shipping industry.We offer a variety of products at more than 2,100 ports, supplied by a distribution network of 196 stock points, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
The efficient operation of our network is backed up by decades of experience from dedicated marine experts, operating according to ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001 international quality systems, thus ensuring Marichem Marigases’ commitment to the environmental responsibility, quality management, product efficiency, high – standard services and safety to the customers.
The Worldwide Services of our company have been at the forefront of promoting environmental consciousness within the chemical industry, throughout all stages of production, starting from the raw materials, the manufacturing process of the products andtheir handling, through to the final delivery on board the vessel. We continuously strive to meet the marine industry needs, whilst we decrease our environmental footprint.
Metropolitan College is the largest UK Transnational Education Provider in Greece, offering more than 66 Bachelors & Masters in collaboration with top Universities in 7 campuses. Its Maritime & Superyacht Academy in partnership with the world-leading 70-year-old Warsash School of Maritime Science & Engineering of Solent University, Southampton, gives the opportunity to young people to attend one of the world’s leading maritime academies without leaving Greece. The Academy is based in the 3,500m² College facilities in Piraeus, and delivers Maritime Education with an international perspective, covering the whole range of maritime training [Merchant Navy Officers, Yacht / Superyacht Officers & Yacht Hospitality Crews], as well as undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Maritime Business, Maritime Law, Shipping & Port Management, Maritime Transport & International Logistics.
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Moore Greece, an independent member of Moore Global, is an accounting and consulting firm specialising in the shipping, media and hotel sectors. Our wide range of services covers audit and assurance, tax consulting, governance – risk and compliance, IT consulting, transaction and outsourcing for the family owned businesses and entrepreneurs we serve.
With over 120 professionals, deep knowledge and award winning proprietary tools, we can help clients improve efficiency and maximise profitability. By being the first international accounting firm in Greece with over 55 years of presence in the local market, we remain one of the most important and trustworthy firms in our industry.
With almost 160 years of experience across a wide range of industries, RINA is a multinational company that helps clients build strong, successful businesses. Through a global network of 3,900 talented professionals operating out of 200 offices in 70 countries, we support market operators across the entire lifecycle of their projects, whilst assisting them in renewing their products, technologies and services.
We have been operating in the marine sector since 1861. Today we provide classification and technical advisory services to meet the challenges of designing and building ships ever more demanding in performance, safety and cutting – edge technology. Technical competence, attention to quality and focus on innovation are the pillars that allow us supporting companies to demonstrate the added value of their fleet through the use of digital technology.
Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) is one of the world’s leading ship registries, looking for a forward thinking and customer-centric services. PISR is referred to as ‘tomorrow’s registry today’, as one of the world’s first SMART registries with online services based on innovative technologies allied to class-leading support from experienced shipping professionals.
PISR is recognized for its unique online services giving ship owners real-time information on their desktops or smartphones and the assurance they are being looked after by experienced people. Palau International Ship Registry offers peace of mind with traditional registry support blended with new technologies. The significant investments in information technology systems have seen PISR develop an unique SMART.Registry solution that includes the important Deficiency Prevention System (DPS) the Registry administers to introduce a more preventive and risk-based approach to targeted ships for inspection and to enhance quality status on PISR vessels.
Palau International Ship Registry has its European Head office in Piraeus, Greece with its USA Head Office in Houston. PISR is a flag of confidence and has 40 Deputy Registrars with a presence in 25 countries and has more than 100 Flag State Inspectors spread worldwide, assuring that PISR can offer truly 24/7 support for clients.
PISR’s has strong Quality System as certified by ISO 9001:2015 standards and Anti-Bribery Quality System certified to ISO 37001:2016 standards. PISR is the registry of the future operating here and now for ship owners looking for value for money and to remain one step ahead.
SQLearn, a Greek company located in Piraeus, is a specialized provider of e-learning services since 2006. The company has been dedicated to improving safety for maritime by using e-learning for the advancement of maritime training with flexible, interactive and reflective learning techniques. SQLearn has served more than 800 vessels and 30.000 seafarers.
Provided services include a library of e-learning courses and an e-learning system designed especially for maritime companies. SQLearn distributes a wide library of e-learning courses including Lessons Learnt, Soft Skills, Resilience Training, Mental Health and STCW topics that are certified by ABS and cover most international, national and flag requirements. The e-learning courses are designed according to the latest e-learning standards, are interactive and use multimedia elements like narration and 3D videos.
The Panama Ship Registry is the largest registry counting over 8,000 vessels and being one of the oldest with more than 100 years of experience.
The Embassy and General Consulate of Panama in Greece under the new Diplomatic mission of the Ambassador and General Consul, H.E. Mrs. Julie Lymberopulos, is situated in Piraeus, the heart of the Greek Shipping Industry. It is the only diplomatic representation in Greece with authorization to issue official documents on behalf of the Panamanian Government and the Panama Merchant Marine Administration, as part of a global network of 53 Consular Offices and 13 International Technical Offices (Segumar). The General Consulate of Panama in Greece is a One–Stop Office providing maritime services through its departments which cover all areas of Shipping, Corporate, Technical Services and Crew.
In the Shipping and Corporate Department, our highly experienced staff have thorough knowledge of the shipping market and provide personalized consulting and tailor-made solutions to our clients in all aspects of vessels provisional and permanent registration, mortgage registration and discharge, issuance of Panamanian company documents and special vessels registration for delivery voyage.
Our Segumar – Piraeus International Technical Office since 2010 is fully authorized by the Panama Maritime Authority to evaluate, take decisions on Panamanian Flag Vessel technical matters and to issue all Flag vessel technical certificates. Its experienced Technical Staff with vast knowledge of all IMO International Regulations and Panama Maritime National and International regulations, are available to provide onboard service and consultation, if necessary, in Greek ports or within the region. The Seafarers Operations Department manned with experienced personnel with knowledge of MLC, ILO, STCW provides fast and efficient customer service with evaluation of proper documentation, based on current implemented Conventions and Maritime regulations (MLC, ILO, STCW). Finally, the Seafarers Regional Documentation Office approves and issues permanent Seamen’s books and title endorsements for crew while its highly experienced technical Officers provide consultancy services in Greece and worldwide
Thenamaris (Ships Management) Inc. is a global ship manager of high specification modern ocean-going vessels and provides its services as agents only. The fleet under management currently comprises 83 vessels: oil tankers carrying crude oil and oil products such as gasoline and diesel oil; bulk carriers which transport dry bulk cargoes such as grain, coal and iron ore; and containerships. Thenamaris LNG Inc. manages three LNG carriers and four LPG carriers.
We operate, maintain, crew and trade our principals’ vessels worldwide, in a safe, efficient and profitable manner. We ensure consistently high standards throughout our integrated ship management services, covering the commercial, technical, safety and quality, and crewing aspects of managing a diversified portfolio of vessels. We offer a unique mix of experience and fresh energy – and combine these two elements in a streamlined operation in which both our people and hardware are highly tuned to client needs. Strong teamwork is at the heart of how we work, and we place great value on loyalty in our employees, customers and business partners. Through our technical, operational and commercial excellence, we can consistently be relied upon to deliver. Quite simply, we aim to always be there when our customers need us.
In everything we do, we apply the principles of fairness and honesty. We have a sophisticated and rigorous approach to the way we operate, with an unrelenting focus on performance. We face the future with a passionate, deep enthusiasm for the new adventures ahead. We believe this approach will give us the opportunity to continue to be ambitious, inventive and enterprising in how we develop our company and contribute to the ship management sector as a whole.
For further information please visit www.thenamaris.com
Themeli Cargo Carriers is a Shipping Company specializes in the transportation, storage and trade of raw materials.
We create Scale Economies to provide reliable and cost-effective shipping services.
Having gained extensive experience in shipping management, we have managed to bridge the gap that has existed in the maritime transport market, to connect the Greek ports and supply them with building and raw materials
Our values are the professionalism, effectiveness and respect in any transport requirement.
We are champions in our field, because “Our sport… is transport”!
Tototheo Maritime specializes in innovative, efficient, and functional solutions in the fields of digitalization, satellite and radio communication, automation and navigation systems.
Headquarters are located in Cyprus and we have our own office in Greece and partner offices in Dubai and Singapore. Our vast experience in the maritime sector provides us with the unique advantage of in depth understanding of our customers’ needs combined with our dynamic approach towards innovative technologies, thus allowing our clients to generate more value out of their daily operations.
Tototheo Maritime operates in a connected dynamic and sustainable maritime sector, supported by reliable and efficient connectivity and innovative technologies – all underpinned by the Tototheo values. We conduct our business with honesty and transparency, offering equal terms of treatment without prejudice. Our team’s foremost goal is to listen and confidently trek into the future while keeping a firm link to the present.
V.Ships is the world’s leading independent ship management company, providing third party ship management for 550 vessels around the world.
With over 35 years’ experience in managing vessels in the shipping, cruise and energy sectors, V.Ships is committed to delivering safe and compliant operations through transparency, pro-activeness, and strong partnerships. V.Ships provides a full range of ship management and marine support services to ship owners and operators around the globe, as well as the ability to blend those services together in unique combinations to meet specific customer needs. Guided by our values, we aim to deliver excellence in every area in which we operate, with safety being our number one priority.
With responsibility for over 2,200 assets including tankers, bulk carriers, and gas carriers, to cruise, offshore, passenger vessels and containerships, under management, V.Ships has access to an international network of over 44,000 seafarers across all sectors. They are supported by an onshore team of 3,000 colleagues spread throughout 30 countries in 60 regional offices. Together with access to our ground-breaking digital infrastructure, operations and full compliance commitment underpin the high standards of service provided to each ship owning client.
Our digital platform, ShipSure 2.0, ensures V.Ships can make data-driven decisions and seamlessly connects all areas of the business, giving V.Ships a collaborative edge in ship management. The platform can improve safety and reliability and is based on inputs we can verify and quality control. This drives better outcomes for customers, integrating technology and data where to generate tangible value in all aspects of our operations.
As industry leaders with that combines a global footprint with specialist, operational hubs around the world, V.Ships gives you the widest service with multi-disciplined support. V.Ships is able to set, measure and deliver the industry leading standards for safety, compliance, environmental protection and service quality. We demonstrate the know-how, commitment, and drive to help all our customers achieve their goals every day, through cost-effective, safe, and performance-enhancing asset management – wherever and whenever it’s needed.
For more information, visit www.vgrouplimited.com
WFW is an international law firm dedicated to client care, industry focus and technical expertise. We specialise in complex transactions and disputes for leading corporations, financial institutions and funds.
With over 500 lawyers globally we are highly respected for our expertise in our key sectors of energy, transport and real estate.
In today’s increasingly complex business environment, we believe it is paramount to consider all aspects of a transaction in order to be able to provide commercial advice to our clients. Unlike other law firms, WFW has actively structured itself to support our desire to be recognised as a top tier law firm for each of our key sectors. We align our lawyers internally to our sectors so that across the legal disciplines our sector teams sit together. This means that regardless of their particular legal expertise everyone understands the complete lifecycle of a project and the issues which can arise at each stage.
We establish candid, open relationships with our clients and take the time to understand their businesses. We generally work in small, partner led teams where our sector knowledge and experience enable us to provide effective, commercially focused advice.
WFW’s experience in Greece encompasses a broad range of legal disciplines and industry sectors. We have been active in the country for many years and continue to offer high-quality legal advice to clients who trade with or own, finance, operate or supply to projects.
Our Athens office includes team members who hold dual legal qualifications, enabling a familiarity with local laws and cultural etiquette. We are able to advise on common law and civil law matters across both jurisdictions.
Our partner-led, multi-disciplinary teams have provided commercial advice on more than 120 transactions across 34 countries over a 35+ year period.
The capabilities of our Athens office cover a full range of legal services in Greece, including private equity, M&A, corporate, real estate & hospitality, joint ventures, asset, project, trade and corporate finance, restructuring & insolvency and employment matters, from contractual, regulatory and contentious perspectives.
We advise investors, lenders, governments, developers and trade players across a wide range of investments into a multitude of greenfield and brownfield projects across the continent and provide solution-driven legal advice.
YES FORUM OFFICIAL RESEARCH AGENCY
A 100% Greek research agency, established in 1988, owned and managed by 4 talented and highly recognized professionals. 32 years of experience in market research, 28 expert researchers, 100 experienced interviewers,12.000 owned proprietary online panel, state-of-the-art infrastructure, 46-country network, 550+ local & multinational clients of all business industries, 6.500+projects, over 5 mio. interviews, 4.8-star respondent satisfaction.
A strong “brand guarantee”, Focus Bari enjoys high respect and recognition among the local and European business community. Keeping the vision of healthy entrepreneurship at its core, since 2013, has expanded its activities in supporting clients in their CX and Digital Transformation journey, since its expertise combines an invaluable knowledge of human behavior, a strong tech & measurement support and a holistic business perspective.
Focus Bari currently offers its clients a wide spectrum of human insights-based services & solutions, becoming an invaluable partner in their business growth, from initial diagnostics to final achievements. As of June 2020, Focus Bari is the Affiliate Partner of YouGov, the fastest growing online research agency worldwide, with a private panel of 10 million people in 44 countries.