Hamburg Sud is one of the oldest and the largest privately owned shipping company in Germany.
The company's main office is located in Hamburg with over 4,000 employees . Hamburg Sud currently operates around 150 vessels including modern container ships, gas tankers, reefer and tramp ships. Hamburg Sud handles a traffic volume of about 1.7Million TEU and generates an annual turnover of approx. EUR 3.0 bn. As of January 1st 2003 Hamburg Sud took over all Andrew Weir Shipping Deep Sea activities.
On Dec 1st 2007 the company has completed the acquisition of Costa Container Lines (CCL) and took over CCL’s trademarks, liner services and owned container fleet of around 25,000 units with a carrying volume of approx. 360,000 TEU.
OVERSEAS SHIPHOLDING GROUP
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. is a market leader in global energy transportation services. The Company owns and operates an International Flag and U.S. Flag fleet of 89 vessels that transport crude oil, petroleum pruducts and dry bulk commodities throughout the world.
OSG has offices in Athens, London, Manilla, Newcastle, New-York and Singapore with more than 3,400 sea and shore-based employees.
AMA services Cunard Cruises, noted for their high standards of elegance, gourmet cuisine, personal services and flagship vessel, the famous Q.E.2
Don Tipton founded "Friend Ships" in 1983 as a charitable organization which provides food, medicine, clothing and other critical life support relief items to people in need, throughout the world. The organization owns 3 relief vessels "M/V Spirit of Grace", "M/V Hope" and "M/V Spirit". "M/V Spirit of Grace" was the 1st to call Israel with relief items in January 2004 and AMA volunteered to cover vessel's and crew requirements free of any charges throughout the perios vessel stayed in Ashdod. AMA was appointed as General Agents of "Friend Ships" organization and will proudly support the cause of the organization.
FRED.OLSEN CRUISE LINES
Fred.Olsen S.A is a company of Norwegian origin based in UK Fred.Olsen Cruise Lines offer a variety of pleasurable cruises around .the world
Two impressive ships serve this purpose :The Black Watch and The Black Prince Both offering all manner of delights and distractions
Heritage of quality service dates back to 1958 when busy operations at Port Everglades, Florida demanded modern and innovative towing services - hence the establishment of Port Everglades Towing. The firm was renamed Hvide Shipping in 1976 after founder Hans Hvide, and Hvide Marine Incorporated in 1994. The name change in 2001 to Seabulk International, Inc. reflects a new company under new leadership with a new corporate attitude and vision.
J. Poulsen Shipping founded in 1930 enjoys a world-wide reputation confidence, flexibilty and exactness, especially a great experience with handling of IMO 1 cargoes, heavy lift and project cargoes with multipupose vessels from 1,000 to 8,000 ts dwcc.
Luxurious P&O Cruises have been a loyal AMA customer since 1970 when AMA was founded.Rising from modest beginnings in 1965 with a single ship cruising to Mexico, P&O Cruises has grown to become one of the premier cruise lines in the world. Today, its fleet carries more than 800,000 passengers each year to more worldwide destinations than any other major line.
MARINE TRANSPORT LINES
Marine Transport Corporation, formerly named OMI Corp. On June 17th 1998, acquired Marine Transport Lines Inc., changed its name to Marine Transport Corporation a U.S-based supplier of marine transportation services. The company owns and operates a fleet of ocean-going vessels.
Today MTL is fully owned by Crowley Bros. Corp.
SMIT SALVAGE group of companies based in Rotterdam and a service provider to the Maritime industry for over 160 years.The group employs more than 2,000 people and operates a fleet of over 300 vessels. Harbor and ocean-going tugs sheerlegs cranes pullbarges and heavy transportation vessels.
The group's principal activities include maritime contracting salvage harbor services offshore supply and transportation.
Smit's name is synonymous with marine salvage including emergency response firefighting, property salvage and pollution defense.