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About AAL Shipping
Founded in the Netherlands in 1995 and since 2009 headquartered in Singapore, AAL is an award-winning global multipurpose shipping operator that has served the project heavy lift, breakbulk and dry bulk sectors for 25 years.
We offer our customers a unique ‘total’ multipurpose shipping solution, comprising THREE distinct service models: Chartering Solutions deliver tailor-made and competitive chartering options for any cargo type and to any compass point on a spot, or long-term engagement basis. Liner Services provide scheduled and regular sailings that connect the main ports of Asia Pacific and Oceania and Europe across to Asia. Our growing portfolio of Semi-Liner Services combine fixed-routes with highly flexible port calls on trades between Asia, Middle East, the Americas and Europe.
About De Keyser Thornton
De Keyser Thornton (DKT) is the exclusive commercial representative in Benelux for global project heavy lift and breakbulk cargo carrier AAL Shipping.
DKT – part of the formidable NAXCO group – was founded in 1853 and is one of the oldest and largest privately owned shipping agencies in Antwerp. In addition to its shipping agency services, DKT is active in chartering; shipmanagement and tramp agency; forwarding and warehousing, container logistics, trucking and intermodal transport. This complete range of activities enables DKT to offer its customers a completely integrated service.
- Chartering Solutions
- Semi-Liner Services
- Liner Services
Our Chartering Solutions provide customers with seamless and tailor-made global shipping services, that stretch way beyond existing liner routes. Drawing upon the company’s 20-year expertise in handling and transporting breakbulk and heavylift cargo for some of the world’s biggest and most demanding industry sectors, we ensure maximum safety and optimum efficiency on every sailing.
These services harness AAL’s owned heavy lift, multipurpose vessels and chartered-in external tonnage and undertake voyages to a vast number of ports around the world – transporting high- value cargo for industries including oil & gas, construction, wind energy, agriculture and leisure.
- Reliable services, connecting key markets, including: Asia-ME-EU; Intra-Asia; Asia-USG/USEC
- Regular and scheduled sailings frequency
- Highly flexible & tailor-made port calls (POL & POD)
- Diverse mpp fleet that can safely load and transport any cargo type
- Trusted, market-leading & award winning carrier
Our Chartering Solutions division operates a growing portfolio of monthly fixed-route SEMI-LINER SAILINGS. These unique services provide the assurance of regular monthly sailings on key trades and the convenience of highly flexible port calls (POL & POD) – calling at the ports you want.
AAL operates a regular and dedicated Liner Services division, that connects Asia with Australia (East and West Coast) and Europe with Asia. Currently, our three scheduled liner services are:
- Asia – East Coast Australia (AUEC Service)
- North & South East Asia – West Coast Australia Service (AUWC Service)
- Europe – Middle East/India – Asia Monthly Liner Service
Utilising the market’s youngest and most advanced fleet of heavy lift multipurpose vessels and covering a large number of base ports, AAL can accommodate the transportation demands of a wide range of break bulk, heavy lift and project cargo.
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Fleet & Cargo Profile
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