Here at Ahrenkiel Steamship, innovation builds upon tradition: modern shipping is sustained by experienced employees. That is how we practice shipping for our customers.
You can view our complete fleet list here:
We have a separate crew login area:
We are always looking for new colleagues ashore and on board:
Ahrenkiel Steamship is a technical ship management company located in Hamburg, Germany, with a branch office in Rhoon, Netherlands, managing its own fleet and those of selected customers. Our focus is on container ships between 1,000 and 3,000 TEU. As a company that is part of the MPC Capital Group, we offer our customers commercial management via Contchart, as well as investment management and access to the financial market via the MPC Capital Group.
Our company is based on a foundation of innovation and tradition. As a modern and future-oriented shipping company, we build upon the decades of experience of our three founding companies. Our employees and their expertise are our most valuable asset.
We value our people and encourage innovative thinking at sea and onshore. Together we continually strive to supply efficient and high-quality ship management services to our customers.
Our vision is to become the preferred ship manager while maintaining the highest standard of customer satisfaction and to deliver sustained growth to our shareholders as a result.
Ahrenkiel Steamship is part of the MPC Capital Group. It was founded in April 2014, when the shipping companies MPC Steamship and Thien & Heyenga merged with the Ahrenkiel-Group. Read more about our history here.
Our service offer would not be complete without our partners. They give us the possibility to support our customers in all areas.
Marlow Navigation is a globally recognised and reliable partner in the field of crew management. With a network that comprises more than 10 countries, roughly 800 employees on land and 14,000 employees at sea, Marlow is our partner for crewing.
AVB is our joint venture between Ahrenkiel Steamship and H. Vogemann shipping company and specialises in the management of bulk carriers.
Dr Michael Silies studied in Münster, Oxford and Göttingen. He joined MPC Capital in 2003 and has held various executive positions with a focus on shipping. Dr Silies was appointed CEO of Ahrenkiel in the spring of 2015.
Jan-Eric Panitzki has a Master's licence and has been working in the shipping industry since 1984. Having held executive positions at multiple shipping companies, he joined Ahrenkiel Steamship as COO in April 2015.
The fleet list of Ahrenkiel Steamship comprises all container ships and their detailed specifications. The bulk carriers are managed by Ahrenkiel Vogemann Bulk and the tankers bei Ahrenkiel Tankers.
Please find the latest news on shipping on the website of the MPC Capital-Group.
Shipping by people – our employees are the most important factor for our company, both ashore and on board.
Ahrenkiel Steamship is proud to be part of the MPC Group. MPC Capital AG provides Ahrenkiel Steamship with HR Services throughout the entire working cycle. Please visit their website to find career opportunities at Ahrenkiel Steamship. We will be glad to receive your application.
For jobs on board our vessels, please contact our partner Marlow Shipmanagement. We are looking forward to welcoming you on board!
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Ahrenkiel Steamship GmbH & Co. KG
Fon +49 (40) 380 22-3800
Ahrenkiel Steamship B.V.
3161 GR Rhoon, Netherlands
TEL+31 10 669 0241