Chartering & Shipbrokering
Our experienced shipbrokers handle chartering for various types of dry-cargo ships. All bulk carrier sizes from mini through to the panamax are handled as well as specialist bulk carriers, self-discharging vessels, container ships, ro-ro and multi-purpose vessels. Cargo coverage includes coal, iron ore, grains, cement, bauxite & alumina, steel products, sugar, fertilisers and many other minor bulks on a worldwide basis as well as short sea trades. Chartering solutions are provided through the system of spot single voyage charters, period chartering and contracts of affreightment for charterers, operators and owners, handling both competitive and exclusive business.
Steel&Bulk leads local steel products,cement, bauxite, scrap , sugar, fertilisers , grain, mine and coal traders as well as international trade houses and operators. Deep sea division is highly experienced chartering team offers competitive and reliable long term sea freights to our principals so they are not affected by the fluctuations in the market and are able to expand their businesses while at the same time afford to be more flexible. Our aim is to provide a reliable, professional and comprehensive bulk and break bulk services to all our close clients. To meet the demand of our customers we charter and broker extra DEEPSEA tonnageS which size ranges from Handysize to Panamax
As disponent owners, we operate a fleet of small box shaped coasters, ideal for dry-bulk, projects and breakbulk cargoes. The commodities carried are broadly the same as those handled by the Dry Cargo team – primarily Steel, Imo, Project, coal, cereals and grains, and biomass, as well as timber, scrap, fertiliser and cement.The vessels are operated on the spot market and voyages can be custom made. Our Shortsea team specialises in shipping dry cargo via regional and coastal trade, smaller ports, river seas and shallower waters. The major regions of activity for the Shortsea team include northern Europe, the Baltic, the Mediterranean, the Black Sea and The Caspian via Azov, together with increasing activity in West Africa.
To meet the demand of our customers we charter and broker extra coastal tonnage which size ranges from 2,000 mt dwt to 20,000 mt dwt
Breakbulk & Project Chartering
Transportation of bulk, break-bulk, project and heavy cargo, military equipment and other non-standard cargoes that are too big or too heavy for a container (NCL – Non Container Load). With global experience and local knowledge in shipping oversized freight, we help you with planning and execution of special loadings. Our experts deliver tailor-made solutions ensuring a safe and secure handling of your cargo. When shipping oversized cargo we are firstly consider our customers benefit from a wide range of service features, including:
• Load, lash and secure the cargo at your origin port or nearby depot.
• Inland collection and deliveries using variety of equipment.
• Arrangement of police/inland transport notifications if required.
• Stevedoring, port lashing and port storage facilities.
• Competitive rates.
• Customs clearance and documentation
Steel&Bulk designs transport plans based on a network of approved suppliers, and then coordinates them with the involvement of its international teams. With road, train and ocean consolidation platforms in every major international hub, we are able to provide a broad range of groupage and logistics services . Steel&Bulk’s global network of shipping experts mean we can always find the right solution at the right time for your transport needs. Project Shipping specialises in the shipment of heavy lifts, trucks, yachts, pipes or heavy, out-of-gauge material, mining machinery, plant machinery, rolling stock, pipes, locomotives, bulk sand parcels, bulk grain cargoes, bagged coffee, cocoa and grains, marble blocks, sawn timber, lumber and logs and many other difficult break bulk cargoes not suitable for the regular container lines. Whatever, Wherever, Whenever you need to have project – heavy transportation and lifting challenge, We will always provide an intelligent, responsible and flexible solution