Our direct and close contact to ship owners and charterers around the world is essential in our pursuit to find the right vessel in the right place at a competitive price. Our multi-lingual team is qualified in chartering operations and brings to the fore 25 years of professional experience in the ocean transportation industry. Our goal is to maximize vessel utilization by covering various modes of vessel employment from bareboat and time charters to spot or period employment.

We have been active in chartering Offshore Vessels for various projects in the Arabian Gulf and around the Indian Coast. We have also been involved in chartering Tankers and Bulk Carriers for various clientele.

Sale and Purchase

Owing to the deep understanding of technical as well as commercial aspects of the industry, ABS Marine enjoys an excellent business relationship with a large number of owners, charterers, shipbrokers, banks and shipyards. We not only focus on the main transaction of sale, but also provide an excellent and devoted post-sale service to our clientele. We offer a comprehensive range of services:

  • Identify vessel through Pre-Purchase Inspection, Due Diligence & Liability search worldwide
  • Facilitate Sale Purchase Agreements, Price Negotiations and Escrow Accounts
  • Obtain Authoritative approvals and plan Delivery procedures & logistics
  • Equip vessel for delivery voyage by recruiting Officers & Crew
  • Oversee Classification Society Surveys, Flag Change, Name Change
  • Ensure Statutory & Class Certification and P&I, H&M insurance placements

New Build

We have also analyzed new building and conversion scenarios for various trades, especially for companies entering or expanding in offshore business. Our supervisory and consultancy service encompasses all aspects of a ship building cycle from shipyard evaluation, through testing and commissioning. We monitor and manage every aspect from steel cutting to delivery. Our forte lies in documenting minute details including evaluation on variation to specifications or plans and the ability to negotiate cost changes as agreed with Owners.

M.V. Atla, a multipurpose dive support vessel, commissioned on Oct 6th 2006 and built at Young Choo Kui Shipyard SDN BHD, Sibu, Malayasia.