Rhenus maritime and agency services

Rhenus offers shipping companies all services related to their port calls. Rhenus is a one-stop shop offering everything a captain and their crew might need to have a pleasant stay.

Close to 1,000 port calls each year

Close to 1,000 port calls each year

Rhenus ranks among the top ten ship agents in Rotterdam with close to 1,000 port calls each year. The Rhenus team covers all shipping industry services, and we are specialists in the field of offshore shipping. Being part of the pan-European “Rhenus Port Agency” network ensures our clients a flexible and local presence in the major Dutch, German and Belgian offshore ports such as Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Flushing, Ijmuiden, Den Helder, Eemshaven, Terneuzen, Cuxhaven, Emden, Blexen, Antwerp and Gent.

Rhenus maritime and agency services

  • Quick, accurate and detailed PDA
  • Arranging berth, pilotage, lay-by/lay-up facility
  • Crew repatriation
  • General husbandry / provision supplying
  • Bunkering service
  • Clearance and delivery of ships spares
  • Charterers representation / owners representation
  • FPSO towage preparations (diving support)
  • Semi-sub operations
  • Coordinating float in/outs 
  • on-off hire, ship sale, warm and cold lay-by assistance
  • Mobilisation / demobilisation support

In the port of Rotterdam, we have the facilities for the lay-by of the following ship types

Float in/out

FPSO towage prep



Break bulk and heavy-lift


Dredging and cables


BENEFITS OF our maritime and agency SERVICES

Rhenus distinguishes itself from other shipping agencies by offering own controlled quay capacity in Rotterdam. With almost 1,700 metres of quay, Rhenus offers flexible lay-by related services for any type and size of vessel.


Quality Standard

Rhenus has an accreditation by the Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers and Agents (FONASBA). Firms awarded the FONASBA Quality Standard can be trusted to deliver a quality service.


Presence in major ports

Rhenus is present in the following ports:

  • Rotterdam
  • Amsterdam
  • Flushing
  • IJmuiden
  • Den Helder
  • Terneuzen

Any questions?

Our experts are always there for you. If you wish, we will also call you back – keeping things convenient and straightforward.

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