Alphard Maritime: Ownership of Mainland & Offshore Shipping Fleets

For more than half a decade now, the Alphard group has been serving customer needs with innovative solutions done right, in the process developing a diverse portfolio of maritime services, and an even more extensive shipping fleet.

Doing business in any of the major industries, anywhere in the world requires a dependable, seamless and highly efficient marine transportation and logistics network. With liner shipping and cargo carrier services throughout South Asia, South East Asia, and the Middle East, and a host of logistic services available globally, Alphard employs the latest technology for vessels, equipment and communications, along with the knowledge, capabilities and connections to manage the integrity of that network.

Features of our fleets

Our Shipping division was set up in October 2015 and in over two years we own 40 tugs & barges, including 4 marine assets located in Singapore.

Most of our assets are currently deployed in Persian Gulf catering cargo demands for various projects in Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait and Iraq. We have Tugs with Bollard pull ranging from 22 – 64 metric tons & Barges with DWT from 7500 – 14000 MT.

  • Alphard Group owns and operates one of the largest fleet of Tugs & Barges in GCC region.
  • Twenty-seven Tug-Barge combinations. The capacity of Barges ranges between 4,000 DWT - 16,000 DWT.
  • We have delivered over 4 million tons of cargo in Persian Gulf.
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Types of cargo

Types of cargo our fleets have catered to –
  • Aggregates ( both Limestone & Gabbro),
  • Rocks ( various sizes up to 4T ),
  • Clinkers
  • Sand

Our Clients

We have served and/or serving following major clients:

GBM (Shapoorji Paloonji Group), Oman

Star Cement, UAE/Bahrain – Aditya Birla Group

Al Hassanain, Bahrain

CMC, Qatar

United Ready Mix, Qatar

GPMC (end client QPMC), Qatar

Sea World (end clients Hyundai)

Rocks and Aggregates

We have delivered cargoes to following major projects:

SIXCO LNG terminal

Rocks of various sizes

Breakwater project
Al Faw, Iraq

Rocks of various sizes

Metro rail and road project


We are rapidly expanding and are now exploring various new business lines in offshore across India & the Middle East.

The Group is in the process of taking over fleet of twenty-seven offshore vessels comprising AHT, AHTS, Crew Boats, Accomodation Barges and Spud/Lift barges and bulk carriers (Panamax and Handymax) for carriage of rocks.