SMT News and Media


There is always something new at SMT Shipping – we invite you to take a look to see some of our latest news and information. Should you have any further questions – or if you have any suggestions regarding future news items – please contact us and be sure to select Communications in the headline. We look forward to hearing from you!

September 2021

Fleet notice – pandemic update 15.09.2021

Shore leave restrictions in Europe According to the previous Fleet Notice we decided to suspend shore leave permission in the European countries, where number of infected persons per 100,000 citizens is greater than 100. Below...

August 2021

SMT Shipping Netherlands moves to Rotterdam!

SMT Shipping Netherlands is pleased to announce their move to Westerlaan Tower, located in the premier ‘Scheepvaartkwartier’ in Rotterdam. Says CFO Marcel Heijnsbroek: “Our new office, with its panoramic views of the Maas River, provides...

April 2021

Fleet notice – pandemic update 22.04.2021

Amendments in crew changes procedures Please note, that due to consecutive cases of infections on board of our fleet vessels, we have to create more restricted on-signing procedures: On-signers with negative PCR tests done not...

February 2021

MV Whyalla joins SMT Transshipment

MV Whyalla, a 13,000DWT gravity-fed belt unloader converted to a transhipper, has joined SMT’s transshipment operation in Ghana. The vessel is equipped with twin azimuth drives for propulsion and a strong bow thruster, enhancing its...

January 2021

SMT Shipping and Carisbrooke Shipping partner with Nautilus Labs for collaboration to optimize fleet performance

(New York, USA / Cowes, UK / Limassol, CYPRUS – January 12, 2020) Nautilus Labs, the technology firm advancing the efficiency of ocean commerce through artificial intelligence, announced their partnership to optimize fleet performance with...

October 2020

SMT launches monthly safety bulletin

SMT has launched a monthly safety bulletin to be distributed to all SMT vessels and shore staff. The bulletin is produced by the Crew Welfare Task Force, an interdepartmental team focused on seafarer health and...

October 2020

SMT announces dates for Virtual Crew Conference!

SMT’s Crewing Department will be hosting Crew Week 2020, its first webinar-based crew conference, on Week 49, 30 November to 4 December. SMT seafarers and shore staff from around the world will share experiences and...

October 2020

SMT and BAM/Alufer donate PCR & medical equipment to Guinea

On 6 October, SMT and BAM/Alufer donated a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Machine to the National institute of Public Health of Guinea (NISP) along with the required medical materials and equipment to ensure accurate diagnosis...


Legal Terms

By using and accessing the SMT Shipping website you hereby agree to the SMT Shipping privacy policy. If you do not agree to these terms you should log off from this website and not use or access the SMT Shipping website.

The materials contained on this website have been prepared by SMT Shipping (SMT Shipping (Cyprus) Limited nor any of its associated or subsidiary companies) and is for information purposes only and none of the material contained in this website, including any description of a vessel, is to be relied upon as a representation of fact or statement of fact. SMT Shipping uses reasonable care to ensure that the information appearing on this website is up to date and accurate. Please note that SMT Shipping reserves the right from time to time to change the information on this website without notice or obligation to any user.

Neither SMT Shipping (Cyprus) Limited or its associated or subsidiary companies has any control over the use to which the information on this website may be used by persons or entities accessing or using the website and accordingly shall not be liable for any loss of profits or any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damages whatsoever or howsoever arising from the use of such information on this website. SMT Shipping (Cyprus) Limited nor any of its associated or subsidiary companies give no warranties that the contents of the website are free from computer viruses or anything else which has or may have destructive or contaminating properties and shall have no liability in respect thereof.

Privacy Policy

In order for you to request or submit information to SMT Shipping (which term shall be deemed to include SMT Shipping (Cyprus) Limited nor any of its associated or subsidiary companies), we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself or your company by completing and submitting an online form or via an email.

When you submit information to us via an online form, you understand and agree that we may store your information in a secure manner on our servers. Information submitted to us via an email may be stored on one or more of our email servers worldwide. SMT Shipping will hold and collect this information in order to record your feedback and respond to your requests for information. We use the information that you provide as part of our effort to keep you informed about employment prospects, products and services. We will however treat comments and other feedback about this website as non-confidential and may reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such items without notice or obligation to the originator.