AAL is a leading global ocean transport operator that has, for over 20 years, been serving the breakbulk, heavy lift and project cargo industry. A member of the prestigious Schoeller Holdings Group, we draw upon a distinguished shipping pedigree that has seen us grow into one of the world’s largest multipurpose operators.

Our customers represent industries like energy, oil & gas, mining, forestry, leisure, agriculture and construction – and our vision is to be the best at what we do and create sustainable growth and an unparalleled reputation, built on trust and service.

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  • Join our team LOOKING FOR A CAREER IN SHIPPING? WE’RE HIRING! 13 December 2016 - We are hiring! AAL is looking for driven individuals to join our expanding team of shipping professionals around the world, so please send our HR team your current CV and a covering letter. If you’re […]
  • christophe-grammare-low-res CHRISTOPHE GRAMMARE APPOINTED TO KEY POSITION OF CHIEF REPRESENTATIVE GREATER CHINA 12 December 2016 - Dear Customers, Colleagues & Partners On Behalf of AAL, we take great pleasure in announcing that as of December 9 2016, Managing Director of our Liner Services Division, Christophe Grammare, has undertaken the additional role […]
  • image1-002 AAL WINS SECOND MAJOR BREAKBULK AWARD IN AS MANY WEEKS! 18 November 2016 - Wednesday night, AAL won the ‘Excellence in Project Cargo Breakbulk / Heavy Lift’ award at the Lloyd’s List Australia 21st Shipping Industry Awards 2016. Our colleagues, David Church and Russell Smith attended the event in […]
  • aal-shanghai-web-0457-1 LET IT RAIN! 11 November 2016 - November 2016 and AAL delivers a giant ‘amine reactor’ to Singapore’s Keppel Shipyard from Shanghai, for the Golar Hilli FLNG terminal. Comprised of various giant components, TWO particular pieces measured 58m and 35.5m in length […]
  • post AAL WINS GLOBAL ‘BREAKBULK OPERATOR OF THE YEAR 2016’ 9 November 2016 - November 3 2016, at a glittering ceremony in London, AAL collected the Global Freight Awards’ ‘BREAKBULK OPERATOR OF THE YEAR 2016’ – the first time these annual awards have featured a dedicated category for the […]
  • capture USD 11 MILLION SUPER-YACHT LAUNCHES GULF-ASIA SERVICE 13 October 2016 - Last month, our Tramp & Projects division celebrated the launch of its new scheduled ‘Gulf-Asia’ semi-liner service in style by loading a 200mt super-yacht on its first call at the Dubai port of Jebel Ali. […]