Our company provides full vessel attendance and ship husbandry services throughout Greece, servicing all vessel types, operating for our clients interests with responsibility and understanding.
Our wide range of services includes:
General Shipping Agency (Husbandry / Protective)
Superior full vessel attendance and high quality assistance with respect to owners / ship managers / traders and crew needs is our priority. Experience and efficiency ensure reliable and accurate service for both vessels and operators.
At Piraeus and Lavrio Roads there is the possibility for a vessel to call in Transit terms. This choice is considered very efficient as the vessel has the opportunity at the same time to take bunkers, receive spares and supplies, carry out inspections and make crew changes in very competitive cost. Duration of the call should be up to 48hrs.
Loading and Discharging operations
Our great experience in Hellenic ports guarantee that cargo operations will be handled with the most efficient way, always taking into consideration the special characteristics of each cargo.
Arrange Repairs Dock – Dry Docking
Piraeus and Elefsis ports have a long tradition in ships repairs. Elefsis shipyards and Piraeus three repair zones offer all kinds of technical works. We can arrange an appropriate berth according to each vessel’s special needs and moreover we offer specialized technical services through our experienced collaborators.
Elefsis anchorage offers safe lay up berth for the owners who decide to deactivate their ships seeking reduction of their running costs. Michalakis shipping agency can handle all procedures safely and cost effectively, in full cooperation with the local authorities.
High quality underwater services can be handled through our experienced collaborators.
Crew Embark/Disembark procedures
Crew changes procedures including immigration formalities, transportation to /from the airport, hotel accommodation, invitation letters and shore passes arrangements are handled with the most effective and coordinated way.
Delivery of Ship’s Spares and Stores / Provisions
Coordinating the ship chandlers, gathering spares and stores properly and delivering them on board in time may occasionally be a quite demanding process. Our company handles these cases with efficiency and accuracy exploiting her many years of experience.
Attendance of bunkering and luboil supply
Remaining in close contact with the physical suppliers we coordinate bunkering operations keeping them in alignment with the whole vessel’s operations.
Garbage and Sludge disposal
Garbage and Sludge disposal are arranged time effectively without causing any delay to vessel’s schedule.
Medical attendance on crew members
Our company cooperates with a large network of certified doctors and highly equipped medical clinics in order to provide full medical attendance, taking always into consideration the special features of each occasion.