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.


Core Shipping Services

Learn more about our Liner Services
and Tramp & Projects Divisions here.

News and Events

  • AAL LEADS OPINIONS 13 June 2018 - AAL Managing Director, Kyriacos Panayides interviewed at Breakbulk Europe 2018, on the current state of the MPV sector. Watch video here.
  • AAL TRIUMPHS AGAIN AT AFLAS AWARDS! 18 May 2018 - AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo’ at the prestigious 2018 Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain (AFLAS) Awards, held in [...]
  • AAL WINS BEST PROJECT CARGO SHIPPING AWARD! 16 May 2018 - Last night in Shanghai, at one of Asia’s most celebrated Shipping Awards, the AFLAS Awards, AAL beat out all other leading carriers to win the prestigious ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo’ honour. Jack Zhou, [...]
  • AAL DELIVERS GIANT PASSENGER BOARDING BRIDGES TO WORLD’S BUSIEST CRUISE PORT, PORTMIAMI 4 May 2018 - AAL has completed its first cargo shipment in partnership with new Spanish Representative, Marítima Davila, transporting two giant Seaport Passenger Boarding Bridges (SPBB) to PortMiami in a single sailing. With the ink not yet dry [...]
  • AAL GLOBAL PROJECTS AMBITION BOOSTED WITH EU EXPANSION 19 April 2018 - AAL’s strategic objective to become carrier of choice for the world’s most dynamic industry projects is boosted this month with a simultaneous and carefully planned expansion of its European team, agency network and service capabilities. [...]
  • AAL FORMALLY THANKED BY SOUTH KOREAN PORT AUTHORITY 6 March 2018 - 28 February 2018, Aboard the AAL Hong Kong: Mr. Nam, the president of the Inchon Port Authority (IPA) welcomed the AAL Hong Kong and her crew into the Port and formally thanked AAL for their [...]

Upcoming Events

Breakbulk Americas

Houston, U.S.

Booth: 827. For more information please visit the event website.