Athena: Dry Cargo Chartering

Ship Chartering / Ship Hiring is simply the renting of a ship from a shipowner, which in this case is us. We are Athena, a unit of the Alphard Maritime group, specializing in Dry Cargo Shipping.

A charterer rents or hires from a shipowner by paying the freight.

2 types of chartering

There are 2 ways to charter with Athena.

  • Voyage
    • By paying freight rate per metric tonnes to carry cargo from point A to point B
    • Charter for the stipulated voyage
    • We supply you with crews onboard and fuel
  • Time
    • Charterer can put out to retire
    • We supply crews
    • Charter for the stipulated time period

Athena Shipping was started in 2017 as the Dry Cargo Chartering division & has its offices in Dubai, Singapore, Athens, and India

Athena offers competitive & efficient freight solutions to our clients across the globe and has moved over 12 million tons of cargo till now.

Athena Shipping provides seamless cargo transportation including dry bulk commodities & providing customized solutions through a highly professional and versatile team of Master Mariners, Marine Engineers, Maritime Experts, and Business Professionals.

At Athena, we strive to continuously raise the bar in outperforming every transit without compromising on safety.

Athena has transported multiple types of cargo including grains and other dry bulk commodities, since its inception a year back.

Our Clients

Alphard Maritime has participated and completed myriad projects including:

LNG Terminal - Bahrain

LNG Terminal - Kuwait

Al Faw breakwater project - Iraq

Metro rail and road projects - Qatar

Das Island - Qatar

JSW Project- India

The Heart of Europe - UAE

Resort development - Maldives

Some of the prestigious projects Alphard would be working across globe:

CHHARA LNG Terminal Development
L & T Chattrapati Shivaji Project