Nova Marine Carriers

19-December-2018

Peter Dohle Schiffahrts (PDS) and NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers (NASC) have combined their teams in order to create the world’s largest mini-grabber pool DNA Shipping. DNA Shipping will begin operations in October 2018. NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers (NASC) has contributed 12 dry bull carriers and Peter Dohle Schiffahrts (PDS) has contributed 14 dry bull carriers. DNA Shipping will focus on mini-grabbers between around 15,000 DWT.

Peter Dohle Schiffahrts (PDS) and NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers (NASC) will seek consolidation to the fragmented MPP and mini-bulker markets. DNA Shipping will persuade other shipowners to join the DNA Pool for the commercial management of mini dry bulk carriers. NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers (NASC) is a joint venture of Algoma Central Corporation of Canada and Nova Marine Holdings of Switzerland.

12-April-2018

Swiss-Italian dry cargo operator Nova Marine Carriers acquired two (2) handysize dry bulk carriers both 2011 built 29K DWT MV North Wind (ex MV Asian Wind) and MV South Wind (ex MV Asian Prosperity) for about around $9 million each.

Lugano-based dry cargo operator Nova Marine Carriers is endeavoring to acquire bulk cement carrier. Swiss-Italian dry cargo operator Nova Marine Carriers largely operates as a joint venture with Algoma Central Corp of Canada under the name of NovaAlgoma Shortsea Carriers.

NovaAlgoma Shortsea Carrier’s joint venture has added 4 small dry bulk carriers to its 50-strong fleet in 2018. Besides NovaAlgoma Shortsea Carriers, Swiss-Italian dry cargo operator Nova Marine Carriers and Algoma Central Corp of Canada established another joint venture under the name of NovaAlgoma Cement Carriers which is operating 12  small cement carriers.