Ocean Liner Services


Ocean Liner Services provides complete ships agency and husbandry services, 24 hours - 7 days a week. We operate from the port of Walvis Bay and service all types of liner and non-liner vessels including container ships, tankers, fishing trawlers, RO-ROs, rigs, supply vessels, drill-ships, naval vessels, passenger and cruise ships. We arrange everything for the master/owners and charterers within the confines of the law. Through our sister companies we also provide complete logistics services for break-bulk, dry-bulk and reefer transhipments, shipping, cross-border freight, import and exports, warehousing and short-haul transport.

Our Services

Permits & Quotations
We negotiate pricing, services, supplies and provisions.
Port Liaison
We liaise on vessel movements, berth bookings and allocations.
Cargo logistics
Operations planning, monitoring and co-ordination with port authorities, stevedores, importers and exporters.
Bunker supply
Supply lubricants, waste removal, hatch cleaning and hatch sealing.
Cargo and other marine surveys
Arrange repairs and maintenance (dry docks), shore power generators, cranes, forklifts and cartage.
Medical assistance
Arrange medical attention and supplies; safe return back home of injured or deceased crew.
Managing of stowaways
Attend to local process re local authorities.
Arrange and supply of cash to master.
Water sampling and analysis; dispatching of samples and ships mail.
Crew Changes
Arrange transit & work visas, shuttle services with meet-and-assist.
Other Arrangements
Accommodation, office space, IT requirements, car hire, mobile telecommunication, internet devices and work visas for contractors and expats.

Why Choose Us?

90 years of experience
This is actual 90 years! We've been doing port agency since 1924.
skilled agents
Our highly trained team is capable of dealing with any port agency request.
access to more services
Access to complete logistics, marine services and lubricants.
ideal port
Operating from Africa's Number One port for efficiency.
modern facilities
Strategically located port with modern facilities, berthing and fast turn-around time.
key accounts
You deal with one person for all your owners representation and port agency needs.
world class ship repair
Three modern floating docks, world class engineering and ship repair services.
all vessels
We have vast experience in providing port agency services to all typoes of vessels and rigs, big or small.