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.
AAL WINS ‘BEST SHIPPING LINE 2019’ AT HEAVY LIFT AWARDS17 October 2019-Tuesday 14 October in Antwerp: AAL beats off stiff competition from the world’s top carriers to WIN top honors ‘Shipping Line of the Year 2019’ at the inaugural Heavy Lift Awards, organised by HLPFI. Congratulations [...]
AAL BOOSTS GLOBAL PRESENCE WITH ANOTHER 133,000 DWT2 October 2019-Additional W-Class vessels join AAL’s fleet, representing 133,000 dwt / 156,000 cbm of additional capacity for its customers and further differentiating the carrier’s niche project cargo offering and strong position within the MPP sector. Specialist [...]
AAL ‘LIFTS’ ITS CUSTOMER SERVICE TO ANOTHER LEVEL WITH SEDNA1 October 2019-September 10, 2019: AAL, one of the world’s largest and most trusted breakbulk and project heavy lift operators, has selected SEDNA as its company-wide email solution and team collaboration platform. By adopting SEDNA, AAL has [...]
HANDLING GIANT PRESSURE VESSEL PROVES NO PRESSURE FOR AAL24 September 2019-September 2019 saw project heavy lift carrier AAL complete the successful handling and transport of an impressive cargo of South Korean-engineered petrochemical plant components, from Pyeongtaek to Map Ta Phut. The units are to be [...]
AAL IS ‘TOP CARRIER’ FINALIST AT GFA 2019. VOTE FOR US!16 September 2019-AAL is a finalist in the ‘Breakbulk Operator of the Year’ category at this year’s GFA. We take great pride in being one of the multipurpose sector’s most trusted operators, keeping our customers and partners [...]
ANNOUNCEMENT – IMO 2020 SULPHUR CAP1 August 2019-AAL TO BE FULLY COMPLIANT WITH NEW IMO 2020 LOW SULPHUR REGULATION BY END OF 2019 With widespread discussion and reporting about the IMO 2020 ‘Sulphur Cap’ regulation, coming into effect January 1st2020, we would [...]