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Incorporated on 24th January 1990. Established under other name in 1962, the Company operates as a Ship chandler and Ship supplier in the port of Walvis Bay and Luderitz. Namibia Ship Chandlers (Pty) Ltd is the largest ship chandler in Namibia, offering competitive and efficient ship chandling services since the 1960’s. The company services most of the reputable shipping lines calling Walvis Bay as well as clients from the off-shore supply industry and the local fishing industry. Our vast experience, knowledge of the market and existing supply chain infrastructure makes us the leader in our field.

Namibia Ship Chandlers (Pty) Ltd has a large warehousing capacity for dry, chilled and frozen goods, enabling the company to satisfy the needs of our customers at the shortest notice. The established network of quality suppliers allows the company to provide wide range of products at highly competitive prices. Around the clock deliveries ensure that our clients receive their orders in time as we understand the importance of the time factor in the shipping industry. In addition the company exports and trades in food commodities such as frozen fish, frozen chicken, frozen meat and canned fish. The Company employs 42 permanent staff members. To facilitate easy and accurate order collection and delivery, our sales staff is fluent in a number of languages – English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Bulgarian and other.

Our vast experience, knowledge of the market and existing supply chain infrastructure
makes us the leader in our field.

Services

Namibia Ship Chandlers offers a comprehensive array of services including Ship Chandelling, Clearing & Forwarding, Warehousing, Import & Export, Logistics, Ship Supplies, Ship Stores, and Provisions.

Our People

The Company employs 42 permanent staff members. To facilitate easy and accurate order collection and delivery, our sales staff is fluent in a number of languages – English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Bulgarian and other.

Mr. Alexander Kirov

GM

+264 811 297529
alex@beira.com.na

Mr. Manuel De Canha

Operations & Infrastructure

+264 811 272474
manuel@nsc.com.na

Mr. Paul Sham

Supervisor Offshore

+264 811 242587
paul@nsc.com.na

Mr. Louis Rohas

Supervisor Fishing and Cargo

+264 811 277340
rohas@nsc.com.na

Mrs. Lynn van Der Walt

Finance Manager

+264 64 214 700
lynn@beira.com.na

Sasha Zinchenko

Chandler (Offshore)

+264 811 436290
sasha@nsc.com.na

Hennie van der Westhuizen

Chandler (Offshore)

+264 811 660236
hennie@nsc.com.na

Dobri Kostin

Chandler (Fishing and Cargo)

+264 811 476551
dobri@nsc.com.na

Juanita Snyman

Chandler (Fishing and Cargo)

+264 811 429491
juanita@nsc.com.na

Tiago Clara

Chandler (Fishing and Cargo)

+264 811 682832
tiago@nsc.com.na

Infrastructure & Premises

Fleet

The Company operates the following fleet

  • • 7 light delivery vehicles and trucks
  • • 3 pick up vehicles
  • • 3 fork lifts

Any size delivery can be arranged on request.

Premises

The Company has the following premises in close proximity to the port of Walvis Bay:

  • • 1,300 sqm Warehouse with chilled and frozen capacity
  • • 1,500 sqm yard facility
  • • 200 sqm office facility
  • • 1,300 sqm Additional Warehouse facility

Equipment

  • • 2 x 10’ Offshore Dry Goods Containers DNV 2.7-1 Certified. Read more
  • • 1 x 10’ Offshore Reefer Containers DNV 2.7-1 Certified. Read more
  • • 20 x plastic 700kg Bins for food storage and delivery.
  • • 2 x Steel 900 kg cages with slings (All Certified).
2600

sqm Warehouse Facility

1500

sqm Yard Facility

13

Vehicles & Trucks

42

Permanent Staff

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Community Development

Namibia Ship Chandlers (Pty) Ltd is committed to social responsibility and very conscious of the significant socioeconomic and educational challenges facing our country. We have undertaken a number of development initiatives with focus on primary and secondary education.

The latest social investment program of the company involves support for the Walvis Bay International School Bursary Trust for previously disadvantaged kids, allowing children the opportunity to receive the best possible education in Walvis Bay.

Namibia Ship Chandlers (Pty) Ltd is currently sponsoring the educational bursaries for two kids while being actively involved in a number of other sponsorship activities.

We also support various churches and children homes based in Walvis Bay and Kuisebmond with food donations on a regular basis.

Namibia Ship Chandlers (Pty) Ltd. is proud to announce the completion of the company employee housing project in Kuisebmond. As a result, the company provides a subsidized housing for some of its most needy workers in the form of one bedroom flats at 50% of the market going rate. The company block of flats was completed in 2017 and comprises of 16 one bedroom units. (Photo)

The company is an ongoing sponsor of the PLAYTIME Youth Development Trust contributing towards youth development through sports.

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Namibia Ship Chandlers

Office Location

Our premises are situated very close to the Harbour and the Floating dock in Walvis Bay, Namibia. This strategic positioning ensures quick delivery and easy access for our clients.

OUR ADDRESS
No 165 Rikumbi Kandanga Road, PO Box 198, Walvis Bay, Namibia
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Clearing & Forwarding

Our services and operations are supported by our detailed knowledge of local regulations and practices, which are focused on minimising costs and optimising resources. We are committed to quality service that is cost effective and available to our customers in real time.

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Food Supply Services & Bonded Goods

We offer a complete range of fresh, frozen and dry provisions that are stocked in our own warehouses. Fruit, vegetables and dairy products are purchased and delivered daily from our wide network of suppliers.

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Technical Supplies & Spare Parts

We are a leading supplier of technical supplies and genuine spare parts for marine equipment, supplying. We supply technical spare parts to all maritime clients regardless of which type of vessels they operate: cruise ships, merchant vessels, fishing vessels, offshore platforms. Supplies include Engine spares, Electrical spares, Safety equipment, Navigation equipment & accessories, Chemicals, Lubricants, Rigging equipment, Steel, Tools, Zinc Anodes, Deck wood, Valves, Computer accessories, Mooring ropes, Freon Gas and more.

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Medical Supplies

We supply a wide range of pharmaceutical and medical supplies to the shipping and offshore industries, ensuring a ship's medical requirements and supplies are always up to date and meet the necessary and legal obligations for the well-being of those on-board the vessel.

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Packaging Materials for the Fishing Industry

We provide broad range of packaging materials to the Fishing Industry that meet our client’s specific physical requirements. All materials are supplied to the according to your specifications and a wide selection of the most appropriate board grade to ensure your fish arrives at its destination in optimal condition.

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Supply and delivery of bonded goods such as cigarettes and beverages

We offer a broad based solution to meet you provision, bonded and Cabin Stores. We are able to meet your specific needs and requirements through on account of our ability to source provisions and bonded goods from our extensive network of suppliers and market vendors.

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Warehousing and Distribution

We offer dedicated warehousing services which helps in easy handling of imported and exported goods. The cargo and goods are easily segregated in a quick and effective manner, avoiding any unnecessary delay.

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2 x 10’ Offshore Dry Goods Containers DNV 2.7-1 Certified

10’L x 8’W x 8’H
Inspected and Certified to DNV 2.7-1 and EN12079-1
3-Part marine paint system with high anti-corrosion
Fully welded construction
Maximum Gross Weight: 10,000kg
Tare Weight: 1,950kg
Maximum Payload: 8,050kg
Design Temperature: -40°C

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1 x 10’ Offshore Reefer Containers DNV 2.7-1 Certified

10’L x 8’W x 8’6”H
Inspected and Certified to DNV 2.7-1 and EN12079-1
3-Part marine paint system with high anti-corrosion
Lifting test is proof loaded in accordance with European standards
MPI / Load test certificate comes with each container
Maximum Gross Weight: 10,800kg
Tare Weight: 2,980kg
Maximum Payload: 7,820kg
Design Temperature: -40°C
Refrigeration Machinery
Manufacturer - Carrier
Unit Type - 69NT40
Type of System - Picture Frame / all electric
Electrical system - 380/460 Volt 50/60Hz
Cooling Capacity - at -18oC 4.9kW / +2oC 9.4kW
Power Consumption 14/16 Amp
Temp Recording – DataCorder electronic data recorder
Temp Range -22oC / +22oC at +32oC ambien

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Essential Contact Numbers in Walvis Bay
Contact Number
Namport Fire & Port Control +264 64 208 2221
+264 64 208 2265
Police 10111
Ambulance +264 81 129 387
ISOS >+264 81 707
Emed Rescue +264 81 924
Fire Brigade +264 81 122 0833
+264 81 122 0888
Sea Rescue +264 64 208 2221
+264 81 129 6295
Tourism Info Centre +264 81 128 6713