SERVICES

We provide marine expertise, vessel management and market knowhow for chemical tankers, oil tankers, liquid petroleum gas (LPG) carriers and other liquid specialty carriers. Specifically we provide the undernoted services to a clientele made up of: ship-owners, cargo interests and traders, major oil & chemical companies, financial institutions and institutional investors, development & consulting groups, chartering and brokerage concerns, shipyards and marine engineering firms.

Services offered and some examples of our principals repertoire:



SHIPPING INVESTMENTS
Marine, Market and Management Guidance. We have been the lead architects in establishing several important Marine milestones.

  • Established the second largest Tanker Owning Company in Canada.
  • Established the very first Chemical Tanker Owning Company in Canada with chemical tankers operating in Canada and Worldwide.
  • Established the very first Canadian asphalt carrier.
  • Purchase and Operation of the only US flag tanker company in the Great Lakes.

COMMERCIAL AND OPERATING
We have worked with and for world class ship owning companies providing commercial and operating expertise in Canada, Europe and the USA serving Major and Minor Oil companies, Major and minor chemical manufacturers and liquid traders.


SHIP MANAGEMENT
Our expertise in Ship management was developed over many years in operating Internationally with companies based in Canada and the USA.


Pictured above: M.T. 'Enerchem Catalyst'


CHARTERING AND BROKERAGE
We owned and operated the largest tanker brokerage concern in Canada for 20 years.
We follow and work with the market very closely for the purpose of shipping investments.


SALES AND PURCHASE
We have been involved in the S&P market as principals having purchased and sold several vessels.
We follow the market very closely for the purpose of shipping investments and can provide advice/consulting on any aspect of this process.


RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
Several major projects have been entrusted to us.

Examples of commercial projects include:

  • On behalf of the World Bank Studied on location (32 days) the water transport of oil products for the Island of Madagascar for purposes of privatization.
  • Established the second largest and most diverse Tanker / Chemical Tanker Owning Company in Canada.

Examples of operational projects include:

  • On behalf of Soquip the Province of Quebec oil Company studied the viability of Gas transport by vessel on the St. Lawrence River. Today Canada’s corner stone work for Gas carriers on the St. Lawrence.
  • On behalf of the Royal Bank of Canada operated 9 bulk carriers for the purposes of establishing higher market values for resale.
  • On behalf of SODES (The St. Lawrence River Development and Economic Council) A Province of Quebec para-governmental think tank. Chaired and guided the research and publication of the econometric study of liquid cargo transportation on the St. Lawrence river.