General Maritime sites
- Abysmal Diving Inc
This software company provides diving software for various uses.
- Accu Weather, Inc.
Provides on-line weather forecasts and graphics.
- Advanced Marine Enterprises
This consultant has wealth of experience serving the naval architecture and
marine engineering industry.
- Aerospace & Marine International
Corporation (A&M Int'l)
A provider of marine weather forecasting, ocean technology, ship routing,
climatology, and forensic services for the maritime industry.
Ship Management Ltd.
Anglo-Eastern offers Ship management usually for the purpose of upgrading of
all types vessels, Crewing Agency, Claim Handling, Insurance, Commercial
Operation, Pre Purchase Inspections, Class Record Inspections, Condition and
Damage Surveys, Cargo and Bunker Surveys, NewBuilding Design, Plan Approval,
Project Supervision, Technical Consultancy, Safety Consultancy, Safety and
Quality Auditing, etc.
- Argonautics Marine
A marine consultancy company based in Sausalito, California, formed by a
naval architect who has been involved in marine salvage, ship design and
heavy-lift transportation since 1983.
- Asian Terminals Inc
Provides integrated container terminal, bulk grains terminal, and
multi-cargo handling services such as stevedoring and storage to the
A publishing company that specialises in ISM code, SOLAS and all other types
of marine & off-shore technical & operational documentation.
- Aus Ship P&I
Aus Ship P&I, of Australia, provides specialist assistance to the
Maritime Insurance and Shipping Industries in all major ports with a team of
- Banten S.N.C
Banten produces marine radio antennae.
- Baton Rouge Marine Contractors
The primary general cargo stevedore to the Port of Baton Rouge.
- BC Ferries
BC Ferries serves ports throughout coastal British Columbia.
- Bennie's Merchant Marine Pages
A page for anyone that has worked on the Steel Ships for a living, or who
has an interest in the Maritime Industry. Home of the Seaman's Index of links to
the Internet and much more. Come by and visit.
- Bigmar Rebocadores S.A.
Bigmar is a towage company operating in the following Brazilian harbours:
Maceió (and Salgema Terminal), Salvador (and GEMADRE Terminal), Vitória
(including Tubarão and Praia Mole, Ubu and Barra do Riacho Terminals),
Rio de Janeiro, and Itajaí.
- Bolero SA
Bolero SA has been established by Greek maritime executives who have served
the industry from top managerial positions for over two decades. Their aim is to
provide their clientele a wide variety of products and services based upon their
knowledge in all aspects of shipmanagement.
- Booz, Allen &
Provider of various high tecnology shipping solutions.
- Call To Improve Shipping Standards
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- Canada Ports
The Internet pages of this Canadian government department.
- Canadian Navy
Home page of the Canadian Navy containing current news and information.
- Cargo Info Africa
Shipping and freighting information from South Africa. Carries shipping
movements, Freight & Trading Weekly, Who's Who in freight in South Africa,
and contacts of Forwarders.
A Dutch based link to global distribution, featuring a news service
covering various sectors of the transportation business.
Manufacturer of navigation instruments.
- Central Helicopter Service Inc.
Helicopter Operator in support of the Oil industry.
- Chemical Control Srl
Worldwide consultants and surveyors for marine bulk oil.
- Chesapeake Bay Boaters' Resource
Info on marinas, charter companies, marine surveyors, maintenance and repair facilities, brokers/dealers, sailmakers, etc.
- Claims and Recovery
Services (UK) Ltd.
Claims & Recovery Services (UK) Limited (CRS) was established in 1994 to
provide a comprehensive cargo claims service to underwriters worldwide. All CRS
personnel are extremely experienced in claims settling and recoveries, all
having worked for leading market companies for many years. They bring with them
worldwide contacts and clients of the highest calibre.
- Class NK
Nippon Kaiji Kyokai, known as ClassNK or NK, has earned a solid reputation
for its long-standing dedication to safeguarding life and property at sea and
preventing marine pollution through the establishment of universally recognized
standards for the design, construction and maintenance of ships and other marine
- CLI International, Inc.
Provider of servies pertaining to the prevention of corrosion and steel
- Colton & Company
Consultant to the international maritime industry.
- Conmart Ltd
Conmart is a well-established shipping company, manned by professionals and
active in all Israeli ports, with branches in the ports of Haifa, Ashdod and
Eilat. It attends in excess of 300 port calls and handles over 20,000 TEU's a
- Cory Towage
Cory Towage owns and operates tugs in the UK, Ireland, Canada, Panama and
Angola and, with partners, provides towage services in the UK and Ireland. With
a total of 60 tugs and a further 15 owned in partnership, Cory Towage is a major
operator within the towage and salvage industry.
- Cummins Marine
Diesel Engine Division
Based in Charleston, South Carolina, Cummins Marine is the world's largest
producer of diesel engines over 200 horsepower (150 kW).
- Davis Instruments
Designers, producers and retailers of precision marine instruments that are
used commercially across the globe.
- Demurrage Specialists International
DSI offers methods of recovering outstanding demurrage monies and mediating
Charter Party disputes.
- Electronic Shipping Guide
A database of container shipping schedules of over 60 carriers for voyages
in and out of the U.S. and Canada.
- Enco Engineering, Inc.
This company's activities include developing Bulk Handling Systems, Port
Terminal Analysis and Terminal Expansions.
- Fabricated Metals, Inc.
A manufacturer of fabricated metal products, including containers and
- Fast Ferry International
This publication provides all the latest news and developments to the high
speed marine craft sector.
- Fleet Trans International Co.
Fleet Trans International Co. Ltd. is a shipping company providing Feeder
Services plying between Hong Kong to and from PRC and Southeast Asia and
Terminal Container storage and Warehousing services in PRC.
- Greenpeace International
Marine environmental issues from Greenpeace.
- Gulf & Atlantic Maritime
Based in New Jersey, USA, this company offers Intermodal Services,
Husbandry, Equipment Control and Fleet Management, Customs Entry Clearance,
Chartering, Special Tramp and Tanker Operations.
and Wolff Technical Services Ltd
Based in Belfast, Harland and Wolff Technical Services Ltd. offer a large
range of consultancy, design and procurement services to the marine and
- Headcom Korea
An exhaustive resource area for the South Korean and Far Eastern shipping
industry, for subscribers only.
- Historical Ships
Reference area containing details of vessels over the years.
Responsible for the mobilisation, organisation and tasking of adequate
resources to respond to persons either in distress at sea, or to persons at risk
of injury or death on the cliffs and shoreline of the United Kingdom.
A UK based fast ferry company operating cross channel services.
- Iceland Steamship
This worldwide web site outlines Eimskip's container services, service
schedules, contact and agents details.
- ICOM (UK) LTD
A manufacturer of marine radio products based in UK.
- IMC Maritime Group
Independent Marine Consultants, of Kingwood, Texas, was set up in 1982 as a
provider of maritime advisory services to shippers and shipping lines on
overseas shipments. In 1989, IMC Maritime Group became a separate entity, with
the goal of providing chartering services to the clients of its parent company.
IMC became a vessel operating company using a performance-driven approach,
combined with technical expertise to establish new clientele and enter new
- Inchcape Shipping
The Japanese offices of Inchcape Shipping Services offer a portfolio of
shipping-related services, including shipbroking, protection and indemnity, the
operation of container depots and the supply of marine spare parts to ship
owners.The primary focus of the stream is, however, on Ship Services and Liner
Services which contribute roughly three-quarters of profits.
- InduMar Products Inc
InduMar's quality maintenance products have kept plants running and ships at
sea for over a decade. Quick permanent repairs are simple with these
Inmarsat is the world's only global mobile satellite system, serving a
growing community of users who need to stay in touch wherever they are; on land,
at sea or in the air.
This is a comprehensive marine market database service for brokers and other
suppliers of commercial vessels and marine and construction equipment and
leisure yachts worldwide.
- International Adjusters Ltd.
International Adjusters Ltd handle cargo claims and loss adjustment, and are
based in New York.
Maritime Signal Flags
Meanings of International Maritime Signal Flags.
One of the world's leading intermodal dry containers leasors and the second
largest leasor of intermodal container chassis in the USA.
- Intersurvey bvba
Intersurvey bvba, based in Antwerp,. offers cargo and marine surveys either
by own staff surveyors or local correspondents.
- Inventory Locator Service Inc.
If you need to buy or sell commercial marine parts, equipment or services,
ILS steers you in the right direction. By entering a part number and
description, buyers can instantly see a list of companies that have the needed
items in inventory. The system gives buyers the information to contact the
sellers directly. As an independent provider of information ILS are not involved
in any sales transaction.
- Irish Ferries
Irish Ferries own and operate a fleet of passenger and RoRo vessels plying
between Ireland and the British mainland.
- Irish Marine Institute
The institute, located in Dublin, exists to undertake, co-ordinate, promote
and assist in marine research in order promote economic development, create
employment, and protect the environment.
- JEJ Consultants International AS
Based in Rykkinn, Norway, JEJ supplies truly independent, experienced,
creative, informed, and structured consultant services to the world maritime
- Jane's Electronic Information
Internet access to Jane's Fighting Ships Database
- Jensen Maritime
Naval architect and marine engineer based in Seattle, Washington, USA.
- John J. McMullen Associates, Inc.
Providing quality services in naval architecture, marine engineering and
transportation sciences to commercial clients around the world, JJMA of
Arlington, Virginia, offers; naval ship design and engineering, fleet support
offshore engineering service,combat system engineering, and the contract and
production design of small and medium size ships.
- KDD Ocean Link
This Japanese company operates a fleet of submarine cable laying and repair
vessels in the Pacific Ocean.
Shipping & Technical Ltd.
A shipping consultancy based in Essex, UK, offering; field surveys /
evaluations, damage assessment, vessel repairs, vessel newbuildings /
conversions / modifications, safety management services, and arbitrations.
The activities of this large Japanese trading company include; textiles,
foodstuffs, energy, chemicals, and manufacturing. Thus their involvement in the
world's shipping markets is extremely significant.
- Kongsberg Norcontrol
Kongsberg Norcontrol AS of Noway's activities cover; marine navigation and
automation systems, maritime and industrial simulation systems and radar-based
surveillance systems for marine and aeronautical applications.
- Korea Maritime Institute
Korea Maritime Institute was established in 1984 with the financial support
of the Korean government in order to conduct comprehensive research on the
shipping and port industry and thereby to promote efficiency and competitiveness
of the industry. This site carries the KMI INDEX - a world dry bulker freight
rate index comparable to BFI and MRI index, but weighing more on Pacific and far
- Kotug Group of Companies
A group of tugboat companies based in Rotterdam and Hambug offering local
and global towage services.
- Kvaerner Masa Marine Inc.
Kvaerner Masa Marine Inc. (KMM) has been serving marine industry clients
throught North America since 1983. KMM is directly linked to the Finnish
shipbuilder Kvaerner Masa-Yards, which is owned by the Kvaerner Group of Norway,
Europe's largest shipbuilder. With offices in Vancouver, B.C. and Annapolis, MD,
KMM has established an impressive client base, which includes shipyards, ship
owners, ship operators and government agencies.
Kystskipsassuransen was founded in 1941, and was designed specifically to
meet the needs of Norwegian ship owners. They were established as a mutual club,
and membership consisted of owners and vessels from all over Norway. Building on
these strong foundations, Kystskipsassuransen is today the 4th. largest
Hull-mutual in Norway.
- Latvian American Shipping Line
Latvian American Shipping Line (LASL) provides specialized ocean and air
shipping services between the United States and the Baltic countries of Latvia,
Estonia and Lithuania. Service is also extended to Belarus and Western Russia.
LASL is a niche operator - the company concentrates its activities in this area.
- Macduff Ship
This naval architect, based in Scotland, offers services including: carrying
out inclining experiments, producing stability books (including damage
conditions for passenger ferries and investigating stability problems),
draughting one off drawings or a complete set of construction and outfit
drawings, designing vessels from the "keel up" including all necessary
stability information on our in-house computer and survey/supervision services,
during construction. Surveying existing vessels, UK and foreign and advising on
possible MSA requirements.
- Mackay Communications
A US based provider of satellite communication equipment, communication
services, marine electronics sales, and installation and repair services.
- Maintenance Management Consultants
Development of maintenance routines/ instructions, Equipment numbering structure development, Maintenance analysis, Analysis of present maintenance, Development of work order system, Technical condition evaluation, Construction of maintenance databases (CMMS), Recource analysis. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Marine Consultants &
Designers (Canada) Limited
Marine Consultants & Designers, of Ontario, Canada provide a full range
of naval architectural and marine-engineering services for new design and
conversion projects, particularly self unloading vessels.
- Marine Consulting Group AS (MCG)
This Norweigan company specialises in the development of new offshore
loading technology, major clients include Statoil and Marintek.
- Marine Corner
A links service based in Vancouver, Canada offering a range of marine
related products and services.
- Marine Log
On-line version of "Marine Log", a publication intended for marine
industry professionals, and contains information on such topics as shipping,
shipbuilding, shiprepair, offshore industry, marine enginering and naval
- Marine Safety
The source for liferaft, lifeboat and associated equipment sales, service,
Marine Watch is publication designed to serve an informed readership in the
worldwide ocean community. This internet edition contains material from current
and recent editions (some of it abridged) and is designed to provide a sampling
of the printed edition as well as provide a way for the world-wide ocean
community to contact us.
The Marine Weather Group is a business unit within The UK Met.Office
specialising in offering tailored services to the offshore and marine
industries. Based in Aberdeen the unit aims to give a service that helps
customers save money and operate more efficiently.
- Mariner Systems, Inc.
Founded in 1982, MSI (Mariner Systems, Inc.) offers information services on
a global level. MSI technologies and services provide international trade and
transportation organizations with tools and information needed to remain
competitive in the dynamic and demanding world of international business.
- Mariner's World
The idea is to provide all sailors, and people related to their profession,
with a location to exchange experiences and, at the same time, a place to turn
to for help and entertainment.
MarineSafety's sophisticated simulator facilities and seasoned training
staff provide a specialized curricula which includes training for ocean-going
ship's officers; harbor pilots; tug-barge, cruise line, and ferry operators;
megayacht captains and mates; LNG cargo handlers; steam and diesel marine
engineers; and vessel traffic service operators, US and International Navies. In
addition, MSI offers maritime research and engineering services to evaluate port
and waterway improvements; assess Navaid design, placement and effectiveness;
conduct vessel operations analysis; as well as study human factors and their
effects on maritime operations.
- Marisystems, Inc.
The manufacturer of the TideTracker, a handheld tide and current computer.
This product, designed for mariners, can display tide information at thousands
of locations on each coast of North America, and can also compute and display
information about the current at dozens of important locations on each coast.
Maritime Bureau Inc is uniquely qualified, staffed and equipped to
immediately respond to and manage hazardous oil spill incidents of any size,
anywhere and anytime. No other firm in the USA can match MBI's technology or
proven team of experts, and none can react so skillfully and quickly to a
- Maritime Cabotage Task Force (MCTF)
The Maritime Cabotage Task Force (MCTF) is a coalition of companies joined
together in support of the U.S. domestic marine shipping industry.
Information Technology Standard
This is an open communication standard primarily intended for use in
integrated ship control systems although it has also found use on land.
- Maritime Security
Internet site for information about marine transportation security issues
and to make commerce at sea and on inland waterways as secure as possible.
- Maryland Nautical Sales
Featuring on-line ordering for today's most popular navigation products.
- Merchant Marine and
General news and reference material for the merchant mariner.
- Meridian Sciences, Inc.
Working with bathymetry, underwater imagery, navigation, and environmental
information, Meridian directs its technical services to meeting the challenges
of ocean exploration.
- Milbros Shipping
The activities of Milbros Shipping AS extend right across the spectrum of
shipping services comprising; Chartering Services, Milbros Chemical Information
System (MCIS), Safety and Quality Management Services, and Ship Operations
- MMC International Corporation
MMC International Corporation manufactures vapour control valves, quick
coupling flanges, product sampling equipment, and product measurement
instruments for the tanker industry. Their products meet or exceed the standards
for "intrinsically safe" equipment set by governments and certifying
agencies around the world.
- Modern Terminals Ltd.
MTL is one of Hong Kong's largest container terminal operators with a
throughput, in 1994, totalling 1,988,924 TEU, representing a 12.44% increase
over the previous year's record of 1,768,933 TEU. By region, trade with North
America accounted for 29.2%, intra-Asia 8%, with the rest comprising Europe, the
Mediterranean, the Middle East, Australia and Africa.
- Moore Stephens International
With headquarters in London, this is one of the world's leading shipping
accounting and consulting networks. This site carries their latest news and
- Morning Express Line
Morning Express Line is a fully owned subsidary of a South Korean liner
company, based in Hong Kong. The group offers shipping agency, feeder operating,
international NVOCC and consolidation operatios, container haulage, container
depots, container leasing agency, insurance brokerage, ship chartering, and
- The Norwegian Shipping Academy
The Internet site for practcal business training in International shipping
This service provides; Liner service shipping schedules and cargo quotes, a
marine services guide, a marine service directory categorized by service &
ports, market reports such as time charter & contracts for bulk cargo,
industry voice editorials from OceanWide's worldwide correspondents, and free
listing of your company in the Marine Service Guide.
- Phoenix World City
Home page of the most important American maritime project in decades: the
construction of the largest passenger ship ever built: Phoenix World City,
250,000 GRT, a Quarter Mile Long - 6,200 Guests, and 2,400 Staff.
- Ports Corp South Australia
Ports Corp South Australia was established by the Government of the
Australian State of South Australia to manage South Australia's public
commercial ports and related facilities as a business enterprise. It also
promotes and facilitates the development of commercially viable trade through
South Australia's ports - the major Port of Adelaide and nine regional ports.
Based in Nakhodka, Russia, PRISCO's shipping activities are focused on three
core areas: the domestic coastal trade (cabotage), the Russian export trade,
and external international trade. Domestic trade is historically the main focus
of the Company, accounting for nearly 60% of the tonnage in 1992. However, as
demand for petroleum products in the Eastern settlements declined in 1992, a
greater volume of product became available for export and PRISCO's Russian
export trade expanded. In 1994, Russian exports comprised the largest segment of
the business by volume. However, cabotage (coastal trade) remained one of the
Company's most profitable business segments.
- Quantum Marine
Consultants & Surveyors
Quantum Marine Inc. was started in the US in 1988 in order to provide
consulting services to shipping companies, petroleum companies, cargo and
freight shippers, P&I Clubs and insurance underwriters. Their consultants
work on assignments where the marine expertise they have gained as ships
officers and surveyors is used to the financial benefit of their clients.
- S,S, & Y
Research Services Ltd.
The Port Book, and Monthly Shipping Review from Simpson, Spence, and Young
- Scandinavian Seaways
Information about the RoRo and passenger ferry company Scandinavian Seaways,
including routes, ships and schedules.
- Sea Containers Group
Sea Containers Group of companies operates in three main areas of business:
the manufacture and leasing of marine cargo containers, the ownership and
operation of ferries, ports, and trains, and the ownership and management of
hotels, luxury tourist trains and leisure interests. Registered in Bermuda the
company HQ is based in London, with assets totalling over US$ 1.7 billion.
- Sea Information
Systems (SIS) Ltd
SIS is a leading innovator in designing software systems such as; tanker
loading, offshore survey and rig moving applications and video plotting systems
for the fishing and dredging fleets, integrated navigation systems for deepsea
vessels and radar simulation software for nautical schools and colleges.
- Seaload Control Ltd
Sea Load Control Ltd, of Finland, works internationally within a number of
fields, pertaining to services within supervision, weighing and sampling. They
also offer ship brokerage services, clearance of vessels, ship agency and
Provides Liner Companies, NVOCC's, and Freight Forwarders with on-line
schedules, shipment tracking, and booking services.
Based in Riga, Latvia, SeaManShip deals with selection, processing and
dispatching of Latvian seamen to be employed on foreign ships. They have an
extensive database of seafarers of all the ranks, from AB to Master.
- Seaquest Automation &
Engineering Pte Ltd
A Singaporean company specialised in marine instrumentation and controls
repair and has been involved in various projects covering the repairs,
modifications, installation and commissioning of marine instrumentation and
- Search Computer
Offering comprehensive software solutions for; Shipping Lines, Shipping
Agents, Freight Forwarders, Transport Operators, Container Operators and Ports
- Seaway Self Unloaders
Seaway Self Unloaders manages the largest and most versatile fleet of
self-unloading vessels in the Great Lakes, St Lawrence River system and the
waters of eastern Canada. Their modern fleet of ships includes 12 Algoma Central
vessels and 6 U LS vessels.
FIS's internet service Sea-World provides information from around the world
on topics related to the marine and fishing industry.
- Seaworthy Systems, Inc.
Seaworthy Systems of Essex, Conneticut, offers engineering-based services to
the shipping industry. They provide project management, operational support, and
turnkey systems services in the areas of cost-effective modernization and
construction of special purpose vessels and, shoreside, in unique power
production and pollution reduction applications.
- Sembawang Marine Heavy Industries Group
Based in Singapore, this is one of the region's leading marine and heavy
engineering group with the distinction of successfully meeting complex
engineering challenges in the areas of shiprepair and conversion, offshore
engineering, industrial fabrication and related engineering products and
- Servowatch Systems
Servowatch Systems offer complete marine monitoring and control systems
- Ship Design &
The Ship Design and Research Center, based in Poland, is a scientific,
research and development centre which serves companies of the shipbuilding
- Ship Service Koskinen
A Finnish company specialising in hold and engine cleaning, asbestos
removal, and sand blasting.
A site dedicated to providing shipping related information for the West
Coast of Canada.
- Shippendale - Finnish Marine
A Finland based server providing Shipfitting details and reference.
- Shipworld Online
This is an Online service where Shipping Companies can advertise their
sailing schedules, accept customer orders and bookings, and provide online cargo
tracking. This service is designed and developed by Global Web Services Inc. a
computer consulting firm based in New Jersey (U.S.A.).
- Shipping International
A monthly periodical providing the latest maritime news.
- Shoreline Mutual (Bermuda)
Risk Management. The company supplies guarantees to the US Coast Guard to
enable a COFR (Certificate of Financial responsibility) to be issued to its
Singapore Technologies' marine arm specialises in various engineering works
for both military and commercial craft, from design to building, reconstruction
to modernisation, shiprepair, and fabrication of military engineering equipment
to other technical management services.
SMDG, a user group for Shipping Lines and Container Terminals, develops and
promotes the UN/EDIFACT EDI-messaging system for the Maritime Industry.
- Soundings Marine DataNet
Contains more than 10,000 used boats for sale by yacht brokers or by owners.
- Sperry Marine
A global organisation producing a large range of Commercial, Naval, and
Aviation products. This site details Sperry products and other items of marine
- Starlink Incorporated
Starlink provides Global Positioning System (GPS) products. The primary
focus is the free real time Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS) which
is being installed world wide and the products Starlink offers for its
- Stena Line
Stena Line's freight volumes increased during the first half of 1995 by 7%
to 472,000 units, at the same time as the number of passengers remained largely
unchanged from the corresponding period last year at 6.5 million.
- Sterling Commerce
Provides messaging and data communication software for automation and
management of flows of internal and external business transactions. Their main
products are Gentran EC, Commerce, Connect and Vector.
- Stolkraft International Pty. Ltd
Stolkraft has designed one of the most highly efficient hulls in the world.
It has the capacity to maintain high speeds in very rough sea conditions, and at
the same time has a shallow draft for manoeuvring in shallow water.
PT. Sunbaru Megah Shipping is a Korean shipping company based in Indonesia
offering the following services: ship operations including tugs / barges,
shipping agency, bunkering agency, ship chandling, crewing, and freight
- Tedis Pty
TEDIS has a commitment to providing a wide range of Electronic Trading
Solutions for both the Public and Commercial Sector.
- Transport World
A general site including information and details on services such couriers,
freight forwarders, technology, news, employment, publications and more.
TLS of Philadelphia, USA, provides international logistics, project
management, voyage management, and ship chartering services.
- Trimble Marine
Shipping companies use Trimble Global Positioning System to increase
productivity and ensure vessels meet their schedules. Sailors rely on Trimble to
enhance competitiveness, set courses and track performance. For example, the US
Coast Guard has also chosen Trimble equipment to place and maintain the 50,000+
buoys, lights, and day markers that direct traffic on America's waterways.
Based in Southampton, UK, TT produces computer systems for leisure sailing,
racing and commercial surveying and shipping, GPS and NMEA interfacing -
navigation, chart plotting, data logging and surveying software - weather
routing - weather fax and weather satellite systems - sailing games, simulators
and training tools - INMARSAT and radio communications.
- UK Meteorlogical
Office Shipping Forecast
The latest shipping forecast from UK Meteorological Office.
- UK P&I Club
The UK P&I Club is one of the oldest P&I Clubs and largest mutual
marine protection and indemnity organisation in the world. UK P&I insures
well over 90 million tonnes of merchant shipping, more that one-fifth of the
world total. The ships that UK P&I insure hail from more than 80 countries.
- United States Coast Guard
The U.S. Coast Guard's home page.
- United States
Coast Guard Pacific Northwest Region
Based in Seattle, Washington, USA, this is the home page of US Coast Guard,
Pacific Northwest Region
- Valeport Ltd.
The leading UK manufacturer of oceanographic, hydrometric and environmental
instruments. Product range includes: current meters, CTDs, tide gauges, marine
nitrate sensors, underwater towed bodies, water / plankton samplers, data
loggers, open channel flow meters and river gauging equipment.
- Van Ommeren Transport &
Van Ommeren is a Dutch company that provides high quality logistical
services throughout the world in the fields of Tank Storage, Tanker Shipping,
and Transport. The company focuses on high quality storage, handling and
transport of liquid products for industry and trade. In addition, Van Ommeren
provides an array of specialised transport services. The company's main
strategic objectives are to be at the forefront in tank storage and tanker
shipping and to realise steady growth in shareholder value.
- Verbrugge International B.V.
Verbrugge International B.V. is a logistical service company based in
Terneuzen, the Netherlands. Founded in 1958 by Anthony J. Verbrugge, the company
offers a full range of logistical services all over Europe, employing 1200
people. Its three core activities are: European transportation, Port terminal
operation, and Environmental management.
- Veson Computer Systems
Veson Inc. has developed a software package for managing and operating
vessels. It consists of a number of modules covering Chartering, Operations
Management, Charter Party Performance Monitoring, Port Cost Management, Vessel
Specifications, Distance Tables, Vessel/Voyage Accounting, and a user-defined
shipping knowledge base.
- Volvo Penta Corporation
A supplier of marine and industrial power systems in four business areas:
Leisure Marine, Commercial Marine, Industry and Parts & Accessories.
- Warsash Nautical Bookshop
A nautical book supplier based in Southampton, UK
- Wärtsilä Diesel
The world´s largest manufacturer of medium-speed diesel and gas engines
and a major supplier of high-speed diesel engines to the marine industry.
- WeatherBank Inc.
A weather and an environmental consulting company specializing in weather
information technologies. Offering a wide range of software products WeatherBank
also offers value-added meteorological and environmental services for weather
related industries such as Agriculture, Transportation, Utilities,
Municipalities, and Aviation.
- Weather News International
WNI Weathernews and WNI Oceanroutes provide a range of services to the
offshore oil and gas industry from forecast offices located in Tokyo , Aberdeen
, Melbourne , Kuala Lumpur , Dubai and New Jersey . In addition to site specific
wind and wave forecast services, forecasters are deployed offshore for
weather-critical operations. An increasing number of their clients receive
forecasts directly in to their computer systems in a graphic format, making
interpretation of the forecast information much more straightforward than a
conventional text forecast. The clients use weather and sea condition
information to plan marine activities such as shipping, harbour operations,
hydrographic surveying, laying undersea cable, oil exploration, maritime
construction, and marine leisure.
- Western Offshore Technology
Western Offshore Technology is an independent consulting and broking firm
located in Perth, Australia's petroleum industry capital. They have strong
contacts with most of the oil companies and contractors in the region, and offer
a unique range of skills relating to the offshore exploration and transport
- Wheeler Associates
Maritime consultants specialising in ship design, new construction &
conversions, marketing and profitability studies, ship condition surveys,
classification record reviews, naval architectural services, consulting to
admiralty counsel, and shipyard representation.
A salvage, offshore towage, harbour towage and marine services company based
in Ijmuiden, Holland.
- Woodward Governor Company
Woodward is the worldwide leader in controls and accessories for the
aerospace, power-generation, marine, process, gas transmission, and on/off
highway industries. With over 125 years of experience, they can meet your
- World Maritime University
Based in Malmö, Sweden, this University promotes the highest
practicable standards in maritime transportation, safety and environment
protection, and provides a mechanism for the international exchange and transfer
- World Shipping Directory
The World Shipping Directory is a subscriber service that contains thousands
of service providers, carefully collected and indexed by region, port and
country. The database is able to search for a specific type of company in any
region of the world.
- Worldsale Bulletin Board
A site dedicated to adverts and enquiries from the Offshore Industry.
- Zihua Software LLC
Producer of software that can display the tides and tidal currents in a
continuous curve or in a calendar format.
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