News & Media 

RMS Projects Denmark

July 2022 - RMS Projects and J. Poulsen Shipping enter into a cooperation. As from 1st of July 2022, Mr. Mads Bo Jørgensen and Anders Poulsen will become members of the RMS Project chartering team, working from Korsør. The new colleagues will support the RMS Projects Central Chartering Desk, the Tonnage Desk as well as other ongoing projects. Please click here to read the full article.

MV CENTURY MAS @ Cuxhaven

June 2022 - Our MV Century Mas sucessfully discharged her deck cargo of windmill blades in Cuxhaven. Owners thank all involved parties for the great cooperation during the execution of this project!   

Newbuildings

May 2022 - In cooperation with CIMC, who appointed RMS Projects as Commercial Manager, we have set up a series of up to 10 MPP/HLV newbuildings. The first 6 units will be delivered in 2024, remaining ships in 2025. The vessels are 14,000dwt, bridge fore, fitted with 2 x 250mt cranes combinable to 500mt. For more information please contact our office.

MV CENTURY MAS

February 2022 -  MV CENTURY MAS is back in service after completing her dry-docking and maintenance period. The new ballast water treatment system has been installed successfully and the vessel is ready for worldwide trading. 

MV DRAGO J  

December 2021 -  Good to see our MV DRAGO J of Reederei Jüngerhans getting back into good shape. After completion of dry-docking she will be ready to resume her charter employment with BBC Chartering. 


Goran-Philip Mundt joins RMS Projects 

November 2021 -  We are pleased to introduce Mr. Goran-Philip Mundt as our newest team member at RMS Projects. Goran joins our vessel operation team. Welcome on board! 


MV RIVER MAS  

October 2021 - We are very happy to see MV RIVER MAS completing her dry-docking and maintenance period. The vessel has been fitted with ballast water treatment system and is ready for worldwide trading. 

RMS Projects in Korea

September 2021 - We are very happy to announce our new cooperation with JSD Global, Seoul. JSD Global, managed by Mr. DC Lee, will cover the local cargo and tonnage markets on behalf of RMS Projects. We are looking forward to the cooperation which will strengthen our presence on the Korean market,  and improve our service for the Korean clients. 

Succesful ISO certification

August 2021 -  This month we passed the external ISO audit for our scheduled re-certification according to ISO 9001:2015 standard. RMS Projects is certified for seatransport of heavylift & project cargo and commercial shipmanagement. 

Adriano F. Rumpf joins RMS Projects 

July 2021 -  We are pleased to introduce Mr. Adriano F. Rumpf as our newest team member at RMS Projects. Adriano joins our chartering team and will support the Central Chartering Desk and our Commercial Shipmanagement Desk. Welcome to the team, Adriano!  

MV MERI delivers Liebherr crane

June 2021 - News from our Central Chartering Desk: MV MERI has delivered a new Liebherr crane to the Rhenus Midgard Terminal. Thanks to all partners involved and welcome to Hamburg, MV MERI.  

RMS Projects in China

June 2021 - We are pleased to announce our new cooperation with MST Project Shanghai. MST Project is managed by Steven Ou, who spent approximately 16 years with SAL Heavy Lift. MST Project will cover the local cargo and tonnage markets on behalf of RMS Projects. Read the Heavy Lift PFI article here

Expanding our services with HLG

May 2021 - Hass Logistics Ghana and RMS Projects are pleased to announce the expansion of their cooperation now also in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Together the partner companies provide full logistical supply chain solutions in Ghana and its neighboring countries Burkina Faso, Niger and Mali. The door to door service can be utilized for project cargoes, including heavy lift and oversized units, break-bulk/generals, containers of any type, bagged and bulk cargoes. 

MV CENTURY loading yachts

April 2021 - MV CENTURY (tbr CENTURY MAS) has completed loading operations of 7 yachts in China and is now on her way to the USA. Click here for schedules and more information about our regular Indonesia-USA liner service.  

MV CAPE delivered

April 2021 - MV BBC CAPE (tbr RIVER MAS) has been successfully delivered into the new liner service of our principals Messers. P.T. Temas Bulker. During her first voyage she loaded a 110mt CTV.

Renaming to RMS Projects

April 2021 - We are pleased to announce the renaming of Arkon Shipping & Projects GmbH & Co. KG to RMS Projects GmbH & Co. KG. Thanks to all clients and partners for your continued support. View official press release.

MV BEATA cable transportation

March 2021 - Our single decker/bulk carrier MV BEATA is currently on her way transporting submarine cables between China and the Persian Gulf. The cargo holds have been fitted with 2 large cable cage systems to load 817km/2,162mt submarine cable. 

LOEWE MARINE rudder transport

February 2021 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: Another brand new rudder and accessories was transported from Korea to China recently. Thanks to LOEWE MARINE GmbH & Co. KG for using our services.  

Merry Christmas 2020 

December 2020 - On behalf of the entire team we wish you and your loved ones a peaceful Christmas period and a good start in to the new year 2021. 

Straddle carrier to South Africa

September 2020 - News from the Tonnage Desk: Our MV „Orion J“ is currently chartered out to BBC Chartering, where she performed a voyage from Europe to South Africa transporting 13 straddle carriers. Here some nice shots of her passage. 

Combustion air blower to Thailand

September 2020 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: This combustion air blower was moved successfully from Busan (South Korea) to Map Ta Phut (Thailand). The unit weighs 24 mt and is 27 m long. Thanks to Rhenus Project Logistics for the successful cooperation.

Rudder transportation

August 2020 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: This brand new rudder was transported from Korea to China recently. Thanks to LOEWE MARINE GmbH & Co. KG for using our services.  

MV ANNA loading heavy tug 

August 2020 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: MV ANNA of SAL Heavylift has recently loaded 2 tug boats for our clients. The tug boats weigh around 220mt each, and will be delivered from SE Asia to West Africa. 

Drydock at Bremerhaven

July 2020 - Our MV JOHANN J is presently located in Bremerhaven for its class drydocking. The 8,000 dwt Multipurpose / Heavylift vessel with 2x250mt cranes is chartered out to BBC Chartering and will be back in service soon, after its complete refresh!

Heavylift transport to Turkey

April 2020 - Moving some project cargo from Antwerp to Turkey recently. Thanks to the master and crew of MV ROLLDOCK SKY and the ROLLDOCK team ashore, who have done an awesome job.  

Windmill blade transport

March 2020 - News from the Tonnage Desk: Our MV SENDA J currently named BBC OPAL fully laden with 90x windmill blades. Arkon Shipping & Projects GmbH & Co. KG is the commercial manager of 25 heavy lift / multipurpose vessels and 1 bulk carrier. Thanks to Christian Hanses of Reederei Juengerhans and the Master of MV SENDA J for providing the photos.  

New Office

February 2020 - We have moved into our new office!

ARKON Shipping & Projects GmbH & Co.KG
"Marzipanfabrik" Haus 17 | 6. Stock
Juergen-Toepfer-Str. 48
22763 Hamburg, Germany

Ocean Forum 2020

January 2020 - News from the Maritime Consultancy Desk: Torben Cord has been invited by the German Ocean Foundation to speak at the renowned OCEAN FORUM during the "Boot" exhibition in Düsseldorf. Topic was the recent technical improvements of new vessels designs with reduced emissions and how to move forward in our efforts to reduce the environmental impact of shipping. 

Roadtransport 43mt spreader bar

January 2020 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: Not only ocean going transport is our world! Successful delivery of a heavy lift spreader of 43mt from Germany to The Netherlands by truck. Thanks to the great support of Hegmann Transit.

One-Stop-Shop for Ghana

January 2020 - Together with our Partners Hass Logistics Ghana & Hass Freight Ghana, Arkon Shipping & Projects provides full logistical supply chain for your commodities from any destination in Europe to Ghana and its neighboring countries Burkina Faso, Niger and Mali. We offer door to door service for project cargoes, including heavy lift and oversized units, break-bulk/generals, containers of any type, bagged and bulk cargoes.

MV BEATA joins the fleet

December 2019 - News from the Tonnage Desk: MV BEATA has been added to our exclusive fleet. She is a 9,200 dwt single-decker fitted with 3 cranes of 25mt and Appendix B. We intend to trade her Baltic/Continent/Med/West Africa. For further details/information please contact our tonnage desk.

Transport of 13 heavy engines

November 2019 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: The CCD has moved 13 heavy engines from France to Germany. The engines were temporarily stored at Rhenus Facilty Cuxport. Final destiantion of the cargo is Turkey. Thanks to Rhenus Project Logistics and Biglift Shipping for the succesful cooperation.

Project roll out with HLG

November 2019 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: Thomas Cord met with the Managing Partner of HLG in Cyprus to discuss the roll out of our new projects! 

Rostock High & Heavy

October 2019 - News from the Maritime Consulting Desk: Thomas Cord & Jost Bergmann (DNVGL) attended the Rostock High & Heavy Conference at Liebherr premises located in the seaport of Rostock. They held a presentation about the development of the world heavy lift fleet.

MV CALYPSO loading @  Helsinki

October 2019 - News from the Central Chartering Desk: MV CALYPSO has loaded power generation equipment in Northern Europe. The vessel is presently en-route to deliver its cargo in Far East. 

MV JULE fixed on time charter

September 2019 - News from the Tonnage Desk: MV JULE has delivered into her long time charter employment.