‘WALLEM KOREA’ NEW S-KOREA COMMERCIAL REPRESENTATIVE26 July 2021-AAL Shipping (AAL) has appointed local Busan-based multipurpose and project heavy lift specialist, Wallem Korea, as its exclusive commercial and port agency representative in South Korea with immediate effect. The Agency is part of the […]
AAL DELIVERS 4 RTGs TO PORT OF OSLO13 July 2021-This Summer, AAL Shipping (AAL) delivered four of the largest rubber tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) in the carrier’s history to the Port of Oslo (Oslo Havn KF), Norway. These new generation mobile units, measuring 36 m […]
YACHTS, CRANES, TRANSFORMERS, DREDGERS, BASKETS & MORE!14 June 2021-Valentine’s Day 2021, the AAL Kembla set sail from Rotterdam on a voyage from Europe, through the Persian Gulf and onto Shanghai in China – as one of six 31,000dwt A-Class heavy lift multipurpose vessels […]
AAL LIFTS ITS SAFETY AND OPERATIONS STANDARDS TO NEW LEVELS25 May 2021-AAL Shipping (AAL) has successfully achieved latest 2020 IMO Intact Stability Code standards with its heavy lift cargo handling procedures and new levels of sailings efficiency and safety through its ground-breaking ‘Performance Optimisation Control Room’ […]
ASIA – AUS LINER SERVICES EPSC NOTICE18 May 2021-Dear Customers, As result of increased port and terminal congestion in Tianjin and Shanghai, we are revising the ‘Emergency Ports Congestion Surcharge’ (EPCS) relating to: Breakbulk: USD 5.00/RT Containers: USD 175.00/TEU USD 350.00/FEU The increased […]
PARCELLING ON THE PACIFIC!21 April 2021-AAL demonstrated the lifting and cargo intake capability of its mega-size A-Class fleet and parcelling capabilities of its ‘Asia – Americas Trade Lane’ chartering team with the transport of a heavy lift barge from Taicang, […]
AAL EXPANDS FLEET WITH TWO MORE ‘G-CLASS’ HL MPVs8 March 2021-AAL Shipping (AAL) is taking delivery of two additional ‘G-Class’ multipurpose heavy lift vessels, expanding its core fleet to 720,200 total deadweight (DWT). The Pacific Action and AAL Gladstone have both served in the AAL […]
AAL JOINS BREAKBULK SHIPPING PANEL FOR JOC WEBCAST3 March 2021-AAL Managing Director, Kyriacos Panayides, will be participating in the upcoming JOC Webcast ‘Breakbulk Shipping: The MPP Fleet Prepares for The Global Energy Transition’ on 25 March 2021 at 11 AM. After weathering an utterly […]
BAF & CONGESTION SURCHARGE – ‘EU-ME/IN-ASIA LINER SERVICE’1 March 2021-Dear Customers, Following a change in bunkering costs within our trading area, we are adjusting the Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge across our ‘Europe – Middle East – Asia Liner Services’. The BAF surcharges are […]
LONG-TERM MONTHLY ‘ASIA – AMERICAS’ TRAMP SAILINGS17 February 2021-AAL Shipping (AAL) is capitalising on the frequency of sailings it has operated in the past 12 months between Asia and the Americas, to commit tonnage and resources to strengthening the trade lane going forward […]
AAL COMMITS LONG-TERM TO EU-ME/IN-ASIA SERVICE1 February 2021-AAL Shipping (AAL) is marking the one-year anniversary of its ‘Europe – Middle East / India – Asia Monthly Liner Service’ with a long-term commitment to employing six ‘mega size’ (30,000+ DWT) heavy lift multipurpose […]
EMERGENCY PORT CONGESTION SURCHARGE28 January 2021-EMERGENCY PORT CONGESTION SURCHARGEAAL Asia – Australia East-Coast & West-Coast Liner Services Dear Customers,As you may already know, waiting times for berthing vessels in many Chinese ports has increased exponentially in recent weeks. Until such […]
ASIA-AUS LINER SERVICES APSC & DCPSC NOTICE20 January 2021-Dear Customers, Please take note of our Australian Port Service Charge & Destination Container Port Service Charge across our ‘Asia-Australia East & West Coast Liner Services’. Port of Discharge Australian Port Service Charge (APSC) per […]
EU-ME-ASIA LINER SERVICE BAF / CONGESTION CHARGE NOTICE15 January 2021-Dear Customers, Following a change in bunkering costs within our trading area, we are increasing the Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge across our ‘Europe – Middle East – Asia Liner Service’. The BAF surcharges are […]
ASIA-AUS LINER SERVICES BAF SURCHARGE NOTICE15 January 2021-Dear Customers, Following a change in bunkering costs within our trading area, we are adjusting the Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge across our ‘Asia-Australia East & West Coast Liner Services’. The revised BAF surcharges are […]
AAL TRANSPORTS 22,400CBM FOR ELIWANA MINE & RAIL PROJECT18 November 2020-Global project heavy lift carrier AAL Shipping (AAL) recently delivered 22,400cbm of stacker reclaimer components from Dalian in North East China to Port Hedland in Western Australia. The cargo, destined for the Fortescue Metals Group’s […]
AAL WINS BEST PROJECT CARGO CARRIER 2020 AWARD!11 November 2020-At the 2020 Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain (AFLAS) Awards in Hong Kong on Monday 9th November – an event attended by some of the biggest players in the Asian freight and logistics industry […]
AUSTRALIAN PORT SERVICE CHARGE NOTICE9 November 2020-09.11.20 AUSTRALIAN PORT SERVICE CHARGE NOTICE AAL Asia – Australia East-Coast & West-Coast Liner Services Dear Customers, Following a change in cargo handling costs within our trading area, we are adjusting the Australian Port Service […]
AAL DUBAI MARKS ANNIVERSARY WITH MONTHLY MPP SAILINGS27 October 2020-October 2015 marked the official launch of the specialist heavy lift project cargo and breakbulk carrier AAL’s Middle East Hub Office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Today, despite one of the most challenging periods […]
AUSTRALIAN PORT SERVICE CHARGE NOTICE7 September 2020-04.09.20 Dear Customers, Following a change in cargo handling costs within our trading area, we are adjusting the Australian Port Service Charge & Destination Container Port Service Charge across our ‘Asia-Australia East & West Coast […]
GIANT CABLE CAROUSEL FOR OFFSHORE ENERGY PROJECT15 July 2020-AAL TRANSPORTS GIANT CABLE CAROUSEL (CIRCUMFERENCE OF 73M) FROM DUBAI TO TAIWAN FOR A US $2 BILLION OFFSHORE CLEAN ENERGY PROJECT Breakbulk and project heavy lift carrier, AAL Shipping has delivered a cable carousel measuring […]
TWO SIEMENS GENERATORS FOR EU & IRAQ POWER PLANTS2 July 2020-The ‘mega-size’ heavy lift multipurpose vessel (MPV), AAL Singapore, transported two Siemens generators with a combined weight of almost 700mt for two separate gas-fired power plants in Europe and Iraq that will help to generate […]
HOW ‘A-BOAT’ THAT! 38 YACHTS IN A SINGLE SAILING8 June 2020-‘MEGA SIZE’ MPV AAL MELBOURNE TRANSPORTS 38 YACHTS ON DECK FROM US TO EUROPE Award-winning multipurpose and project heavy lift carrier AAL Shipping, in partnership with Peters & May, has successfully transported 38 private yachts […]
EMAIL AND IT RELATED FRAUD – NOTIFICATION & SECURITY MEASURES16 August 2021-Dear Colleague/s We would like to draw your attention to the growing risk of online scams and other cyber and email security threats that have affected many organisations. Recent scamming activity has involved fraudulent requests […]
AAL is a multiple award-winning global ocean transport operator that has, for over 20 years, served the breakbulk, heavy lift and project cargo industry. A member of the prestigious Schoeller Holdings Group, we draw upon a distinguished shipping pedigree that has seen us grow into one of the world’s largest multipurpose operators.
Our customers represent industries like energy, oil & gas, mining, forestry, leisure, agriculture and construction – and our vision is to be the best at what we do and create sustainable growth and an unparalleled reputation, built on trust and service.
In 2016, AAL was awarded: ‘Breakbulk Operator of the Year 2016’ (Global Freight Awards), ‘Excellence in Project Cargo Shipping 2016’(Australia Shipping Awards), ‘Best Project Cargo Shipping 2016’ (AFLAS Awards).
In 2017, AAL won the prestigious AFLAS Award once again, for excellence in global project shipping: ‘Best Project Cargo Shipping 2017’and ‘Best Logistics 2017’ at the Lloyd’s List Asia Pacific Awards.
In 2018, AAL retained the AFLAS Award: ‘Best Project Cargo Shipping 2018’. This year, we beat out stiff competition to retain the AFLAS Award: ‘Best Project Cargo Shipping 2019’ and have added to this with the highly prestigious ‘Shipping Line of the Year 2019’ honour at the inaugural HLPFI Heavy Lift Awards in Antwerp.
In 2020, AAL maintained excellence and was once again awarded the AFLAS Award: ‘Best Project Cargo Shipping 2020’.