The Group

PLATIN Shipping Co. is a dynamic shipping company operating a
modern fleet of 8 GC vessels with capacity ranging from 6.000 to 8.000 DWT mainly trading in
Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea and Continent.
A strong, stable and well qualified organization has been established over the last decade.
Our philosophy is to further nurture and develop it, in order to assure that management and staff
composition and competences are matched-up in order to enable the company to professionally
address the ever-changing challenges and opportunities that will arise.

Since 1997 PLATIN Shipping Co., together with the later established sister
company ZODIAC Maritime Services Co. Ltd, are providing ship repair services to its own and also to
third party vessels.
Every year our Company arranges and supervises the repairing of about 10 vessels in the main
shipyards in Tuzla and Yalova areas.
Special, intermediate, annual surveys are also among the services rendered by Zodiac & Platin, thanks
to our strong cooperation with the highest Classification Societies (Rina, BV, LR, GL).
We also offer technical consulting, vessels inspections and any kind of ship spares supplies.

In order to improve the quality of the services, in 2004 ZODIAC
MARITIME SERVICES CO. LTD, has been established. ZODIAC is well experienced in agency at Turkish
Straits and all Turkish ports. The company is specialized in providing agency services to vessels under
repair especially in Tuzla and Yalova shipyards. The Company is in good relations with the port
authorities / officials.

Platin Ship-Management


A skilled and experienced team manages the day-to-day business for Platin fleet :

  • Chartering
  • Ship operation including commercial services and fleet insurance
  • Crew management
  • Technical management
  • Safety/Security/MLC management (ISM/ISPS/MLC)
  • Asset management

Platin Ship Repair

Platin Ship Repair offers to ship owners its vast experience in Ship

Starting with an extensive and thorough preparation, our team
puts together the technical specifications and through our working
relationships with Ship-yards and repair companies in Tuzla and
Yalova, we can advise the owner of the fastest, most costs effective
repair facility according to their needs.

Our Partners:

Zodiac Maritime Services

Zodiac Maritime Services is able to assist all kind of ships in any Turkish
ports thanks to a network of agencies and a fully dedicated staff with
proved experience in shipping activities.
Having a wide range of action, its aim is to offer diverse and high level
assistance through the following services:

  • Bosporus and Dardanelles strait passages
  • Custom clearance and forwarding
  • Crew change and visa assistance
  • Spares/Provision supplies
  • Assistance during repairs in Tuzla/Yalova area