Meadway Shipping & Trading Inc, established in 1988 is an international ship management company and one of the world’s leading operators, managing as agents only a modern dry bulk fleet of currently 9 vessels with an average age of 7 years and a total cargo carrying capacity of about 550,000 dwt.
The panamax, supramax & handysize vessels under our management are able to trade worldwide in a multitude of trade routes carrying a wide range of dry cargoes such us iron ore, coal, grains, bauxite, fertilizers, agriproducts & steel products.
Our team consisting of highly qualified in house chartering brokers, commercial operators, superintendent and technical engineers with decades of experience is able to offer reliable and efficient services in the most demanding market needs.
You can always reach our professionals 24/7 365 days.
YEARS AVERAGE AGE OF FLEET
Experienced and qualified commercial operators work 24h per day to ensure that each vessel's hull, machinery and equipment is properly monitored and maintained. The maintenance standards of Meadway fully comply with and most of the times exceed the requirements of the classification societies, the laws of the country of registry of the managed fleet and of the countries where they trade.
Our technical team with highly qualified professional superintendent and electrical engineers counting decades of experience is supported by the latest technology shipping tools and constantly monitor the efficiency of the vessels identifying areas for improvement and optimizing vessels' performance.
Repairs are carried out promptly minimizing off-hire periods and ensuring the safe operation of the managed fleet.
Our crew department works around the clock to select and appoint the most skilled and experienced seafarers onboard our managed fleet. Our marine personnel team and the crewing agencies with which we cooperate are constantly on the look-out for talented seafarers to ensure that all vessels under management are adequately manned according to international regulations and charterers' requirements.
Meadway is also providing ships sale and purchase services by marketing vessels for sale, monitoring the market for vessels purchase, negotiating and concluding sale and purchase contracts. Our SnP professionals have successfully carried out a significant number of sale and purchase transactions for many Ship Owners staying in close contact with competitive brokers, shipyards and ship owners around the globe in order to identify suitable market opportunities.
Our purchasing team ensures that procurement of stores and spare parts is undertaken effectively to meet the high quality fleet requirements while managing associated costs. We work with reputable suppliers who share the same values and standards with us and aim to build long-lasting relationships based on mutual trust, respect and understanding.
The core value of our mission is to provide superior services to our clients all over the world while at the same time we always ensure that we operate our managed vessels in a high professional manner which protects the environment, our employees & our crews.
Our commitment is to generate long term value for our clients.