Who Are We?
WaterFront Maritime Services is a Global Port Agency.
Our primary focus is to “Save Time, Save Money and Reduce Risk” for Charterers, Owners, Operators, and Managers involved in the global movement of dry, liquid, and gas commodities.
We ‘Join the Dots’ between load ports and discharge ports in more than 90 countries worldwide to ensure the most efficient execution of our client’s cargo, vessel or crew, with an emphasis on Safety, Compliance and Environmental Impact.
We created WaterFront Maritime Services upon a solid foundation of local expertise, financial discipline, and the exceptional pedigree of our shareholders with decades of experience in the shipping industry. In the increasingly complex and competitive global shipping market, we leverage our strength and capability as a business with a commitment to quality, integrity, and transparency to ensure our clients have local, regional, and global access and the solutions they need to compete successfully.
Owned by two leading regional agencies, Sharaf Shipping and Ben Line Agencies, WaterFront is uniquely positioned to meet your specific needs. WaterFront Maritime Services have a proven track record for success and operates as ship agents in more than 490 offices worldwide, enabling us to serve the needs of some of the largest mining and oil companies, trading houses, ship owners, and ship managers in the world.
Compliance: Your Peace of Mind
At WaterFront, we aim to reinforce compliance throughout the maritime industry and have a zero-tolerance policy towards bribery and corruption in any shape or form.
We firmly believe that compliance is not merely a matter of creating ‘plausible deniability’ for ourselves and our clients. Instead, we are dedicated to upholding our responsibilities to our staff, our clients, their teams and assets, our communities, and the environment, as well as local and international laws and regulations.
Waterfront is a TRACE Certified member of the MACN and is certified by the DNV GL for ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System); ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management System); ISO 45001:2018 (International Standard for Occupational Health and Safety).