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McArthur

Providing a complete and professional Ships Agency service

The McArthur Shipping & Agency Co. provides a full range of ship’s agency services to international principals and clients, including ship owners and operators, engaged in a wide variety of trades within Australia and New Zealand.

Providing a full range of ship’s agency services, The McArthur Shipping & Agency Co. is one of the leading independent shipping agencies in Australia, offering one of the most comprehensive networks in the country.

Established in 1908, The McArthur Shipping & Agency Co. became a member of The Sturrock Group in 2010 and with the extended network of professionals is able to offer complete and reliable ship’s agency service based on developing and protecting the interests of its Principals, meeting shareholder expectations and providing a secure and satisfying work environment for employees.

Our Services
  • Tramp agency representation
  • Long experience in all bulk and breakbulk commodities
  • Project cargoes
  • Specialist reefer vessel agents
  • Tankers (liquid/gas)
  • Cruise vessels
  • Vehicle carriers
  • Oceanographic/research vessels
  • Fishing vessels
  • Livestock vessels
  • Bunkering agents
  • Liner service agents
  • Trade & marketing analysis

Offices & Contacts

McArthur
Head Office

Unit 4, Level 1, The Hub, 89-97 Jones Street, Ultimo, Sydney NSW 2007
P +61 2 8217 7271
F +61 2 9211 2674

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Hetherington Kingsbury

A full range of Ships Agency services

Hetherington Kingsbury Shipping Agency (HKSA) provides full range ships agency services to principals and clients engaged in a wide variety of trades within Australia and New Zealand.

Hetherington Kingsbury Shipping Agency (HKSA) provides full range ships agency services to principals and clients engaged in a wide variety of trades within Australia & New Zealand. Established in 1951, by Ray Hetherington, HKSA has earned a reputation for professionalism and results, resulting longstanding relationships with clients, some lasting over 35 years.

Today HKSA is a member of the Sturrock Grindrod Maritime Group, a conglomerate with global recognition as a leading ship’s agency, clearing & forwarding and logistics company within the Sub-Saharan African region. HKSA represents liner services, tramp and bulk operators, refrigerated and fishing vessels, car carriers, tankers, livestock carriers and manning contractors for offshore drilling and supply vessel operations.

HKSA’s Shipping Information System offers fully integrated control of bookings, documentation and accounts, including electronic data interchange of documents with principals, customers, customs, port authorities & terminals.

We are a member of Shipping Australia, and BIMCO - the world’s largest private shipping organisation with more than 2700 members world-wide.

Our Services
  • Tramp agency representation
  • Long experience in all bulk and breakbulk commodities
  • Project cargoes
  • Specialist reefer vessel agents
  • Tankers (liquid/gas)
  • Cruise vessels
  • Vehicle carriers
  • Oceanographic/research vessels
  • Fishing vessels
  • Livestock vessels
  • Bunkering agents
  • Liner service agents
  • Trade & marketing analysis

Offices & Contacts

Hetherington Kingsbury
Head Office

Unit 4, Level 1, The Hub, 89-97 Jones Street, Ultimo, Sydney NSW 2007
P +61 2 8217 7200
F +61 2 9211 2674

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Voigt

An experienced multi-disciplined Ships Agency

Voigt Shipping, a market leader in the ships agency and logistics industry has built up an enviable reputation with owners, charterers, shippers and receivers across all segments of shipping spectrum.

We specialise in dry bulk including minerals, coal & agricultural products, handling the entire process from port operations, transport, storage, clearing and forwarding to vessel and cargo agency.

With all offices being ISO 9001:2008 certified you are assured of a systematic and customised logistics operation.

Our focus is on creating partnerships with our clients and we have successfully done this in the bulk, break bulk, reefer, project cargo and tanker vessel spheres of the industry. We are also the agent of choice for a large number of the world’s navies, including the navies of the USA, Britain, France, Italy, India and Mexico.

Diverse offerings and expertise makes it possible to tailor and adapt our services - aligning ourselves with the unique requirements specified by our principles and clients.

Our Services
  • Vessel agency
  • Clearing and forwarding/customs specialists
  • Bulk, break bulk and heavy lift cargo operations
  • Warehousing and distribution
  • Road and rail transport
  • Project logistics
  • 24 hour assistance at all ports
  • Dry docking, repairs and maintenance
  • Bunker supply co-ordination and oil sample, testing and analysis

Offices & Contacts

Voigt
Head Office

6th Floor, Grindrod Mews,
106 Margaret Mncadi Avenue,
Durban, 4001
P +27 31 207 1451
F +27 31 208 8629

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Sturrock

A growing footprint throughout emerging markets

Our logistic services are able to offer extended services to shippers and importers wishing us to arrange for the full supply chain management function no matter how big or small the cargo may be.

Founded in 1969, Sturrock Shipping is now one of the largest, shipping and logistics companies in South and East Africa. Operating as both shipping agency and clearing & forwarding, Sturrock Shipping provides full-chain, reliable supply service as well as import & export services.

We pride ourselves on our steadfast and dedicated service. Many of our international principals and clients have utilized our maritime expertise for over thirty years.

Sturrock Shipping has had an ISO 9001 quality management system in place since 1996 and currently operates on a Level 3 empowerment scorecard.

Our Services
Ships Agency
  • Full Agency services
  • Charterers/Cargo Agency
  • Port Agency
  • Owners Protecting Agency
  • Shippers Agency
  • Husbandry services
  • Off Port Limits Agency
  • Dry-docking, repairs and Layby Agency
  • Bunker Agency
  • Bulk and break-bulk
  • Crude, gas, petroleum, chemical tankers
  • Crew movements
  • Management of cost effective third party supply services
  • Complete local information and port services
Tank Containers
  • Services
  • Full door to door service of bulk liquid chemicals and food grade products
  • Specialised tank containers for all types of aggressive products, compressed gasses and cryogenic cargo
  • Agent to liaise with all the shipping lines for bookings
  • All documents handled by agent if needed
  • Agent to liaise with principal on behalf of the customer
  • Storage solutions

Offices & Contacts

Sturrock
Head Office

17th Floor, 2 Long Street, Cape Town, 8001
P +27 21 405 8200
F +27 21 419 2762

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Mitchell Cotts

A firm commitment to service excellence

Mitchell Cotts Maritime has been operating in South Africa as an established Ships Agency company since 1895 is now part of the Sturrock Grindrod Martime group.

From accounts to freight documentation, marketing to IT support, container tracking & logistics to carrier haulage and numerous vessel operations services, including super cargo & surveys, we have our clients covered.

SPAN (shipper principal agency network) system offers unique & secure principal databases, principal system integration and written in progress Open Edge 10 on Linux platform.

Our Services
  • Issuing of waiver certificates for all sea imports to the following countries:
    • Republic of Angola (CNCA)
    • Democratic Republic of Congo (FERI)
    • Togo (ECTN)
    • Benin (ECTN)
    • Cameroon (ECTN)
    • Republic of Guine-Bissau (CNC-GB)
  • The purchase and sale of containers
  • Cabotage
Principals
  • Ministry of Transport Angola (Angola National Shippers Council) (CNCA)
  • Gedebor - Electronic Cargo Tracking Notes (ECTN)
  • Frabemar - Fiche Electronique De Renseignement à L’importation (FERI)
  • Sociedade Certificadora e Corretora de Transportes, Lda. (SNC-GB)
  • Yusen Logistics Co. Ltd.
Canada States Africa Line Hapag Lloyd Louis Dreyfus Commodities NYK Line Stolt Nielsen Transatlantic Southern Africa Service

Offices & Contacts

Mitchell Cotts
Head Office

11th Floor, Grindrod House,
108 Margaret Mncadi Ave,
Durban, 4001
P +27 31 302 7555
F +27 31 304 1752

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King & Sons

An established and proven ships agency

Established in 1881, King & Sons is one of Southern Africa’s most prestigious and established ships agencies, the first in South Africa to receive ISO 9001:2000 accreditation for Ships agency services in both liner and non-liner functions.

A division of Sturrock Grindrod Maritime, King & Sons offers the full range of support in both technical and commercial port logistics, handling of vessels of as well as specialized gas carriers.

Through an extensive network of group companies we offer dry docking, ship repairs, crew changes, bunkering, cargo operations & port to door and door to port logistics solutions.

Our Services
Liner services:
  • Container logistics
  • Container road transport
  • Container rail transport
  • Bulkhaul – tank container leasing
Non-liner services:
  • Vessel agency
  • Clearing and forwarding/customs specialists
  • Bulk, break bulk and heavy lift cargo operations
  • Warehousing and distribution
  • Road and rail transport
  • Project logistics
  • 24 hour assistance at all ports
  • Dry docking, repairs and maintenance
  • Bunker supply co-ordination and oil sample

Offices & Contacts

King & Sons Liner
Head Office

10th floor, Grindrod House,
106 Margaret Mncadi Avenue,
Durban, 4001
P +27 31 301 0711
F +27 31 306 0212

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