New joint venture between Nova Marine Carriers SA & Navesco SA
12 September 2016
We are pleased to announce the launch of Nova-Navesco SA, a joint venture between Nova Marine Carriers SA, Lugano Switzerland & Navesco SA Bogota, Colombia.
Nova-Navesco SA will operate 20000 dwt up to ultramax vessels from and to the Americas; this new venture builds on the existing co-operation between the two companies. The aim of the new company is to offer a wider range of services to existing clients and create new partnerships with the steel, construction, agriculture and energy sectors.
Nova Marine Carriers currently controls a fleet of 60 vessels ranging from 5,000 dwt up to 57,000 dwt bulk carriers as well as a fast growing fleet of pneumatic cement vessels. Nova Marine also operates on the Baltic-North Europe/Mediterranean-Black Sea trades with 25/32,000 dwt grab fitted bulk carriers and they have close association within the steel and cement industries. Furthermore, Nova is active in PG/Indian Ocean markets and the short sea Mediterranean & Black Sea market. Headquarters are located in Lugano with branch offices in Rotterdam, Sofia, Dubai, Madrid and Bogota via their existing joint venture with Navesco. (For further information, please visit our website www.novamarinecarriers.com).
NAVESCO was established on December 12, 1980 and operates in the US Gulf, Caribbean, West Coast Central & South American markets. Utilising a fleet ranging from 3600 dwt up to 14000 dwt Navescos main cargoes include general cargo, steels, fertilizer, sugar, grain, coal and cement. The operational experience together with existing commercial relationships Navesco have in the target markets will be of great benefit to the new venture. (For further information, please visit our website www.navesco.com.co).
For further information, please contact the Nova-Navesco chartering team on-
Dennis Hagenaars – Chartering (Nova Marine Carriers SA)
Tel.: +31 10 3130714
Mob: +31 613 967962
Manuel Ayuso – Chartering (Navesco SA)
Tel.: + 57 1 657 5868 ext 28215
Mob: + 57 317 657 7962
Dean Seacombe – Area Manager Atlantic (Nova Marine Carriers SA)
Tel + 41 91 822 73 74
Mob + 41 79 915 26 21