SOCIÉTÉ DE NAVIGATION MARITIME S.A.
SUISSE-ATLANTIQUE

SOCIÉTÉ DE NAVIGATION MARITIME S.A

SUISSE-ATLANTIQUE

SOCIÉTÉ DE NAVIGATION MARITIME S.A

SUISSE-ATLANTIQUE

WHO WE ARE

Since 1941 Suisse-Atlantique, Société de Navigation Maritime S.A., has won its reputation to be recognized as one of the Swiss leaders in the management of ocean going vessels.
Small enough to be flexible and efficient, large enough to be professional.

Family owned, we are perpetuating the traditions. For us Shipping is not only our job, it is a vocation, our heritage. In Suisse-Atlantique, our word is our bond.

OUR VISION

No compromise on quality to sustain or reputation and be your best business partner.

OUR MISSION

Ensuring that our managed vessels are “fit for purpose”. Fit to sail and to timely deliver her cargo with no incidents, no harm to properties and no harm to the environment.

OUR VALUES

We believe in respect and tradition, in the know-how transmitted between the generations. The services we provide to our customers are guided by our core values; transparency, reliability and enthusiasm.
THE SERVICES WE OFFER
Commercial
Commercial
Our Commercial Team relies on a long experience in the shipping business.Along the year, we have developed long-standing relationships with many Charterers, ranging from the biggest company to the small niche players. Thanks to our extensive network, we have a constant flow of updated market information and long-standing privileged. Our wide expertise gives us the ability to work on the entire scope of possible employments from voyage-charter to long period T/C. We maximize chances to find the best suitable business corresponding to the chosen strategy.
Technical
Technical
Maintenance of the modern fleet in sound technical condition within the framework of international regulations has always been a challenging task. A team of experienced superintendents with extensive sea going background are monitoring every aspect of fleet technical activities providing highest level of technical services, ensuring cost-effective performance and ready to respond to unexpected situations.
Crew Management
Crew Management
We consider our Seafarers as the core of our organization and we recognize the invaluable contribution they make to our industry. Over the years, we build-up seafarers loyalty thanks to our personal approach, ongoing training and career development. Our crew department team is empowered to attract and retain highly-skilled seafarers and to ensure that our managed vessels are adequately manned according to international regulations and customers’ requirements.
IT
IT
Highly motivated IT department team is running advanced configuration supporting prompt sharing of vital information between operating fleet and management Office. Development and running of in-house ship management software helps not only to keep detailed records of various activities but also to maintain database of knowledge collected by the Company during many years of operation of ships of various types.
Newbuilding & Repairs
Newbuilding & Repairs
Inheriting rich experience collected by the Company during decades in construction of the ships of various types and sizes, we can provide full range of services associated with newbuilding project including: shipyard assessment , design evaluation, documentation review and plan approval, project negotiations, supervision during construction and delivery preparation.
Insurance
Insurance
Thanks to our network and long presence in the market, coverage are negotiated and placed exclusively with main insurers. Claims and legal cases are managed in-house and dealt directly with P&I Club and underwriters.
16

Ships

1941

Established since

1

Swiss shipping company

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mr. Jean-Noel ANDRÉ
Mr. Jean-Noel ANDRÉ
CEO
Mr. Philippe GRUAZ
Mr. Philippe GRUAZ
CFO
OUR HISTORY

In 1941 when Suisse-Atlantique started to manage the s/s St-Cergue, the company was a partnership of Swiss entrepreneurs and, immediately after the creation of the Swiss National Flag, the s/s St-Cergue was registered under Swiss Flag.

Since these pioneers days, Suisse-Atlantique has managed 80 ships out of which 56 have been built especially for owners partners.

A team of 30 operates an average of 20 to 25 ships with 14 ships under full management totaling more than 1’210’000 DWT.

Suisse-Atlantique is proud to fly its flag over its ever younger managed fleet and to provide a wide range of services, promoting our corporate values : reliability, efficiency and professionalism.

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