Our services

Our services

Emcar Shipping agent service spectrum, includes but is not limited to:

  • Handling of: Bulk carriers, tankers, project cargoes, break bulks, container ships, cruise, FPSO, oil rigs, drill ships, towing vessels, fishing vessels and liner vessels
  • In-house clearing and forwarding services
  • Bunkering in port and at anchorage
  • Crew change / Medical assistance / Dead seaman / Repatriation
  • Booking of Hotel accommodation
  • Cash to Master under security attendance
  • Under Water inspection / UWC survey for class inspection / Hull Cleaning
  • Assistance in recommending reliable Ship Chandler / Bunker Surveyor / Cargo Surveyor.
  • Husbandry agency
  • Collection and remittance of dues to Liner as per agreed terms

Crew Change - Incentives

  • For any vessels calling at outer harbour for crew change, disembarking sick / dead crew, disembarking security officer, shall pay only the item of Port Dues at a discount of 50%

  • Arrangement for immigration formalities (Visa / OKTB), repatriation, Transfer of crew from / to airport, access to port

  • Accommodation can be arranged with hotels at most competitive rates

  • Sick seamen are treated in local clinics offering high level of service and professionalism; daily reports on health status are sent to Ship’s owners until recovery and repatriation

Our services

Crew Change - Useful Info

  • Copy of passport / Seaman book and flight details should be provided at least 48` prior arrival of crew at Port Louis in order to arrange for Letter of Invitation / Letter of guarantee / OKTB / VISA(if required)
  • Two daily flights from / to Dubai by Emirates Airline and many more flights available for Europe, South Africa, Australia during the week…
  • No need to drop anchor for crew change only, vessel can drift while carrying out this operation
  • One International Airport- Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, Plaine Magnien which is 42 km from our port

Loading of spares/ Provisions/ Fresh water supply

  • Any Vessels calling at outer and inner harbour for loading of spares, provision and supply of fresh water shall pay some items of vessel dues at a discount of 50%
  • Clearance of spares, can be done within 24 hrs provided AWB / Invoice & Packing list are received prior arrival of spares and are in good order.
  • Regarding supply of fresh provision, we can recommend a reliable and professional shiphandler.
  • Fresh Water supply - There are 2 barges of 80mt / 200mt supplying fresh water at Port Louis inside harbour and at anchorage


Other facilities

  • Garbage Disposal
  • Sludge Disposal
  • Repairs/Workshop
  • Underwater hull cleaning / Inspection
  • Underwater Class Survey