With a proven track record, we provide a broad variety of services. Our customers include shipowners, breakbulk & project liner operators, shippers, charterers, traders, banks, investors, financial institutions as well as foreign governments.

Sale & Purchase

Waterman Maritime Services are experienced Sale & Purchase brokers. We work closely together with our customers in the sale and purchase of new build vessels (seagoing, inland and estuary) as well as second hand conventional vessels, tankers, offshore & energy support vessels, tugs, landing crafts, high speed search- & rescue vessels and patrol boats. Once the deal is concluded, WMS can also assist with all contractual formalities.


We offer reliable valuation services of sea-going vessels for private owners, banks, operators, insurance companies and other parties. We continuously screen the market, together with our expertise and knowledge of the industry, this enables us to provide our customers with a prompt and accurate assessment of current values.


No matter what kind of cargo, we can provide the right vessel. We provide deep and short sea transportation and logistic services, including: heavy lift, project transportation and ocean towage.

Port agency

When a Vessel calls at a port, we ensure through our extensive network a smooth turnaround on behalf of shipowners, operators as well as charterers. We negotiate tariffs, rates, fees, we check pro forma and final disbursements accounts. In conjunction with local support, we make certain that you receive the proper service whilst in port.


We offer maritime consultancy on a broad range of subjects like insurances, hull and machinery, protection and indemnity coverage.

Green Ship Recycling

Waterman Maritime Services can assist your company to sell your vessel for demolition. We have access to several Green Ship Recycling yards, all compliant with the Hong Kong Convention and/or the European Union Ship Recycling Regulations. Our clients are cash buyers, able to take delivery on an ‘as is / where is’ basis or at the scrap yard.