As a leading provider of classification services to the global offshore and marine industries, ABS is guided by its mission to promote security of life, property and the natural environment. ABS offers support during initial concept design, design approval and construction and provides lifecycle services.
ABS offers an independent and uncompromised perspective on classification and statutory critical items. ABS leverages its years of experience in working with the marine industry to the benefit of our clients by providing an impartial assessment that relies on time-tested practical survey assessment techniques and the most advanced engineering rigor.
Through a global network, ABS delivers services and solutions to clients, providing core competencies of survey, engineering and auditing. ABS’ vast network of offices around the world provides a flexible and highly efficient support system that all use the same consistent approach when applying various rules and requirements. The commitment to service is what distinguishes ABS as a true class leader and a trusted partner to our clients throughout the life of their assets.
ABS has an unparalleled commitment to safety that underscores all that it does as an organization. The safety record of the ABS-classed fleet validates our commitment to safety leadership. The fleet has consistently and significantly outperformed industry averages in both Overall Serious Casualties and Hull & Machinery Casualties.
Standing on its record of independence, exceptional class service, safety and technology leadership, ABS delivers value at every stage of development of an offshore asset or marine vessel. With a passion for making the world a safer place, while also delivering practical and innovative solutions, ABS stands ready to assist and advance safety in the marine and offshore energy industries.
DNV GL is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry-across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.
Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Limited (EASTMED) is a full service ship Management Company operating out of Glyfada (Athens) Greece.
EASTMED offers seaborne transportation services to the energy, industrial and agricultural sectors.
EASTMED manages a fleet of 75 tankers, bulk carriers and containers and employes 200 staff onshore and 3300 seagoing staff
The Katradis Group of companies is an established manufacturer of marine supplies with a strong presence in the marine industry since 1936. We manufacture a wide range of synthetic mooring ropes and steel wire ropes. We also produce zinc and aluminum sacrificial anodes for the cathodic protection of ships’ hull and tank. We are a major stockist of anchors and anchor chains as well as port development and deck equipment. In recent years our production line has expanded to include yachting ropes as well as fishing and aquaculture nets. Using the support of an extensive global network of affiliated establishments, agents, suppliers and representatives we guarantee immediate service at all major ports around the world.
Marichem Marigases is a leading company in the international marine chemicals and gases industry, manufacturing and providing marine chemicals, coatings, chemical equipment, gases and refrigerants, cutting and welding machinery and accessories, fire-rescue and safety services to the shipping industry. Our products are available 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.
Marita Hellas SA is a company that supplies and inspects the Life Saving and fire fighting equipment of any type of vessel. With an experience of more than 35 years Marita Hellas provides a complete solution in respect of Safety, Fire fighting and Life Saving Appliances. Our quality services are approved by leading safety manufactures and from the major IACS classification societies
MARITA HELLAS SA product and services portfolio includes but not limited to :
MARINE EVACUATION SYSTEM ( MES) : 50 – 860 persons capacity.
LIFERAFTS : 4 – 158 persons capacity.
RESCUE & FAST RESCUE BOATS
FIRE FIGHTING EQUIPMENT : fire extinguishers, hoses, breathing apparatus etc.
FIRE FIGHTING SYSTEMS : CO2, Novec, FM200, etc.
LIFE SAVING APPLIANCES (LSA) : Immersion suits, inflatable lifejackets, etc.
Strategically located at the Industrial park of Schisto, Marita Hellas is able to serve its customer at any port of Greece. Marita Hellas technical team is continuously trained and is using the latest technological equipment in order to perform the services according to the latest local and international regulations and its updates.
OCEANKING is a leading technical and commercial marine Group of companies established in 1989, employing over 40 permanent staff, most being qualified Marine Engineers, Naval Architects and Electronic Engineers with significant engineering, shipbuilding, ship repairing, sales and ship operations experience.
OCEANKING provides the Greek and international maritime community with technical and commercial services, its customer base consists of more than 350 Shipping companies and it is certified by LRQA in accordance with ISO 9001
OCEANKING Group consists of following companies:
• OCEANKING SA
Equipment representatives and Integrated Support Services Provider
Leading commercial Marine company in Piraeus, involved in representation, promotion, new sales and technical support for marine equipment with active participation in ship newbuildings, conversions and repairs.
• OCEANKING Engineering
Engineering and technical services company, providing after sales technical support of marine equipment (service, maintenance, troubleshooting and training).
• OCEANKING New Ship Sales
Newbuilding Contracting & Resales
Phoenix Register of Shipping S.A (PHRS) is a Greek Classification Society acting as an RO/RSO, providing classification services and statutory certification on behalf of the flag states that have authorized PHRS for such purpose. PHRS was founded two decades ago in Piraeus, Greece where its headquarters are located to this day, while several branch offices operate in several countries and in selected areas in Greece. PHRS employing a total of 130 people in Greece, as well as abroad, has demonstrated a steady development course in recent years with a significant number of recognitions from several Flag – States, members of the IMO. The extensive network of exclusive surveyors consists of naval architects and engineers and masters, who have the appropriate scientific background and surveying experience to be able to provide inspection services anywhere 24/7/365, with absolute consistency and professionalism. Operating in a modern digital environment and with high environmental consciousness, Phoenix Register of Shipping implements a flexible, compact and effective digital management system of incoming and outgoing information with multiple levels of control, thus minimizing bureaucracy. Archimedes Info is our newly developed, fully digitized Management Information System allowing us to implement an automatic step-by-step procedure from application to certification, ensuring proper validation and multi-level verification during the whole process from start to finish. From the moment the request arrives, the mechanism gets activated in an online, user – friendly environment, and the certificate(s)/documents issued automatically from Archimedes Info ensure that all criteria and requirements have been fulfilled. Our surveyors are able to upload and share with the Head Office Technical Department, all necessary documentation while still on board during the survey no matter where they are located right from their mobile/tablet, eliminating unnecessary delays and overbearing amount of paperwork. For more information regarding our services please visit our website www.phrs.gr.
We provide a wide range of services across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors. RINA is the excellence behind excellence, a global corporation that leads industries to success. We work closely with customers, assisting them in the most effective, safe and sustainable way across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors. Through a global network of 3.700 talented professionals, operating in 170 offices in 65 countries, we back up the market operators across the entire life cycle of their projects.
RINA Hellas for Greek, Cypriot & Black Sea Area Shipping.
RINA Hellas established in Piraeus, offers classification services to all kind of ships, yachting services, ISO certification, training, R&D projects and cooperates with the most reputable companies in Greece & Cyprus. A dedicated expert team, the Marine Technical Support Center in Piraeus, guarantees an immediate reply to all questions and any issues of our clients with the scope to support their operations in the most effective way.
Technava was founded in 1968 aiming to supply marine equipment and technical support to the Greek Shipping Industry. Today, it is one of the leading companies in the supply, installation and service of equipment on board all types of ships. Technava’s scope also includes services and equipment for the industrial sector and in particular for power plants, city municipalities and the oilfield industry. Technava sails on a crew of 90 highly skilled individuals including marine, chemical, mechanical and electrical engineers. Our many years of experience in the supply and the service allows us to set customer satisfaction as our primary goal.
A team of specialized asset and ship-management experts develops projects to meet the individual ambitions, targets and risk appetite of the investor.
The highly qualified shore based ship-management team handles the daily challenges of worldwide trading. The officers and crew are continuously and vigorously trained both onboard and ashore, to meet all company standards as well as national and international requirements.
Ariston’s culture of continuous retraining and collaborative learning is the backbone of an efficient corporate, technical and commercial management of the ships.
The Company has evolved from being a traditional ship-management company into a maritime asset management company.
Ariston originates and structures projects for third parties in accordance with their requirements, utilizing experience built up over the years.
Our modern management approach ensures projects run both efficiently and effortlessly for the client, throughout the lifetime of their investment.
Our management actively utilizes the value of big data both on-board and ashore in order to meet clear targets. Ariston is able to monitor pre-defined KPI’s against benchmark values by collecting real-time data through manual and automated means. This process enhances critical decision making and adds value.
Ariston provides tailor-made management solutions by simplifying the maritime industry’s complexities through combined knowledge and transparency.
Ariston is owned by the Xylas family, a well respected, 4th generation traditional Greek shipping family with its origins founded in the early 1900s. Over the years the group has managed in excess of 120 ships and has supervised the construction and delivery of over 65 new-buildings, primarily in the dry-bulk sector, in first class European and Asian shipyards.
Bureau Veritas is a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection and certification services, serving the marine and offshore industries, providing classification, certification, and technical services – including fuel testing.
Bureau Veritas works closely with clients to help them optimize the safety and performance of their assets. Active across all ship types, Bureau Veritas provides leading expertise in a wide variety of specialized vessels including LNGs, ultra large containerships, FSRU/FSUs and expedition class cruise ships.
A key area for Bureau Veritas is supporting safety and new technology across the gas supply chain. Bureau Veritas is the classification market leader in new orders for LNG fueled ships and LNG bunker vessels.
Today, Bureau Veritas’ digitalized service delivery, from cyber security to remote survey capability, is taking ship and offshore classification into the future.
Created in 1828, the Group has over 77,000 employees in about 1,500 offices and laboratories worldwide and a coherent network of 2.650 high qualified marine surveyors and experts, operating on 180 survey center stations covering 90 countries. Bureau Veritas is listed on Euronext Paris and belongs to the Next 20 index.
C&A STAVROS KASSIDIARIS S.A. is a leader company in Automation Systems in Shipping and Industry since 1978. It covers the whole range of procedures and certifications that are required for the making of Electronic – Electrical and Pneumatic Automation Devices in Hellenic Defence Industry among other industries. From research & development to design and construction.
With facilities in two privately owned high-rise buildings in Piraeus, it has up-to-date machinery, laboratories, and warehouses with a large stock of products, upgrading its services which are always based on customers’ needs.
The philosophy of C&A STAVROS KASSIDIARIS S.A. is based on the maximum satisfaction of its customers, providing high quality products and services at competitive prices. Proof of the company’s value is its own client list with more than 3,000 partnerships including the Ministry of National Defence and NATO, all Greek shipping companies, major shipping companies abroad, shipyards, refineries, food and chemical industries and organizations such as PPC and EYDAP etc.
Investing in highly educated staff with many years of experience in the latest automation specialties, as well as in the belief in good relationships between employees and executives, which are based in mutual trust, C&A STAVROS KASSIDIARIS S.A. seeks to the creation of productive personalities.
The level of company’s services is constantly being upgraded as the Engineers, Electricians, Hydraulic & Pneumatic Technicians and Automation System Technicians are always updated for new developments on their field. C&A STAVROS KASSIDIARIS S.A.’s technical department is available 24/7 and always ready for the implementation of any required project in any place of the world.
Briefly C&A STAVROS KASSIDIARIS S.A. operates successfully in the following area:
Installation & service of electric & pneumatic automation systems
Construction of power distribution & automation panels
Construction of monitoring systems for engines, pumps, and boilers
Construction of tank level control systems
Measurement & certification services for measuring instruments
Representation of more than 50 international manufacturers of marine electromechanical equipment
Supply of electrical – hydraulic & pneumatic components and instruments
Construction of special pressure / level sensors
It is noted that the company’s technical department is fully equipped with modern electromechanical equipment & instruments, with a complete technical library & information to accommodate any project.
Well in the fourth decade of our operations, Danaos remains the leader at the Maritime Software domain, providing cutting edge Maritime-Specific Solutions and the broadest portfolio Suite of integrated applications for Vessel Operations, Commercial, Technical, Financial Management and Business Intelligence.
Office2Vessel and Vessel2Office, we synchronize and collect data, digitalize processes, integrate systems, customize applications and generate intelligent information to drive smarter business decisions.
Driving IT evolution towards technological excellence for any kind of an Organization requires comprehensive understanding and systematic follow-up on the current trends of the business domain and insight diagnostics of the existing technological infrastructure. DANAOS Solutions embark on digital transformation, based on industry-specific knowledge, international methodologies, agile project management and availability of highly qualified resources.
At Danaos, we believe that technology and industry-specific knowhow are the main essential constituents for effective Enterprise Software.We have more than 200 employees more than half of which are involved in software development. We always work closely with our Clients, understanding their needs and providing immediate answers even to the most challenging requests whilst enriching our Software products with new features from the best practices of top companies, around the world.
DANAOS is an Innovator and a Doer! As institutional investors for several tech endeavors, We have the strategy of operating long-term, able to see through cycles, spotting on the structural story and not on the short term of quarters in and out. Spending more than 2M Euros per year, we are second to none when it comes to R&D within our industries With more than 650 customers and 6500 vessels, our team of subject-matter experts, along with our development frameworks, have an unparalleled ability to address industry requirements at both a global and local level.
NAVTOR has established itself as a world leader in e-Navigation since launching in 2011, providing innovative e-Navigation and performance solutions, and as a total supplier of navigational products and services for the maritime sector. Through the application of cutting-edge digital technology, NAVTOR’s team makes life easier for navigators, while enhancing safety, transparency and efficiency for shipowners, ship managers and operators.
In 2012 the firm released the world’s first type approved Pay As You Sail ENC service, and followed in 2014 with the launch of NavStation, the world’s first digital chart table. Headquartered in Egersund, Norway, the company has grown quickly and established a network of subsidiaries and distributors worldwide, spanning Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Japan, the United States, and the United Kingdom.
Neda Maritime Agency Co. Ltd. (Neda), in its present form, was founded by Nicolaos D. Lykiardopulo. It is one of the oldest Greek merchant shipping companies, continuously in operation for almost over 140 years, already.
Neda Maritime traditionally operates a modern and balanced fleet of tankers (VLCCs and LR2s Aframaxes) and dry bulk carriers (Capesize, Kamsarmax, and Supramax) vessels, mostly ordered and built for own account, ex- Japan and S. Korea yards, and supervised their construction to its own exacting specifications. The M/T “AROSA”, the first delivered (early 1993) double-hull VLCC worldwide, built and Classed to LR, has been master-minded by Neda, in the first ever proactive response to the evolving regulatory and environmental needs. Her design and construction has been a pioneering technical breakthrough, closely produced by Neda and Hitachi yard, as a testament to continuous Neda high technical and maintenance standards for its entire fleet, having been owned and operated from time to time.
Neda’s management philosophy has been to maintain top quality, experienced and motivated personnel at shore and at sea, by endeavoring to have the Greek flag on as many as possible operated vessels, and by implementing a strict policy of sophisticated safety and preventive maintenance on board.
With this strongest commitment to be offering operational reliability with a young and high quality fleet; this coupled with technical innovation and management efficiency, Neda continuously endeavors to improve its performance and services to its clients.
SEAJETS is the company with the largest fleet of high-speed vessels in the world serving a total of 38 ports and more than 300 interconnections from Piraeus, Rafina, Lavrio, Thessaloniki and Crete to final destinations in the Cyclades, Sporades and the Aegean.
The company’s vision and mission is the overall contribution to society, by implementing effective actions that support society, education, sports, culture and the environment.
The company is always close to the local communities of the Aegean islands, while it also contributes to the expansion of the tourist season and the promotion of Greek tourism.
Always adhering to high levels of service, the company’s goal is its establishment in the field of passenger shipping, as the best and most reliable solution for travel in the Aegean, offering comfortable and fast sea travel.
VAF Instruments is part of the Aalberts group of companies and is the most preferred supplier of the top 100 shipyards and market leader in maritime measurement systems today. Why? Because we continuously strive to improve our products and service in order to serve you better.
For one, VAF Instruments offers its customers the best, longest and most comprehensive guarantee in the maritime industry. Secondly, with a global service organisation, VAF Instruments offers a unique level of customer service. When you look for reliability and service, VAF Instruments is the logical choice.
Our customer is the focal point of everything we do. Your success is our priority. The key criteria for each decision and activity are whether this decision or activity adds value to your business and the business of your clients.
We are proud to serve over 70% of the top 100 shipyards worldwide and call them our clients. Some of the biggest names in the maritime industry as well as the process industry depend on our instruments to keep critical business processes running.
You rely on our products 24 hours a day 7 days a week for your ships and installations. If an incident occurs it needs to be acted upon swiftly and effectively. Minimum response time requires a global service network. We understand that our instruments are critical to your performance.
You need to rely on our instruments to meet expectations. Not just today but everyday for as long as your ship or process lasts, long into the future. You need the latest technologies to compete in the marketplace. You need be sure you have the most advanced, reliable and cost-effective technology available. You can expect more from VAF products.
WIMA – Worldwide Industrial & Marine Association is a non-profit Business Association of marine oriented companies, founded in 2006. In the years since its establishment, WIMA has successfully introduced a new concept in the maritime industry; a collaborating network of high profiled marine companies with global reach, which can successfully cover any shipping related requirement in the world.
WIMA’s members are active in the fields of Ship’s Construction, New buildings & Refitting, Ship Repairs, Ship’s Spare Parts & Supplies, Ship’s Technical and General Services, Manufacture of Marine Equipment & Yachting Services, thus, allowing them to provide a vast range of services pertaining to the maritime sector.
Our Organization has steadily grown, through the years, by raising its members, whilst maintaining the high quality standards, we stand for.WIMA presently numbers over sixty Companies, all of them leading in their respective field of expertise and therefore, gives our clients the added value of finding the right service through one and only network.