Chem Carriers

Chem Carriers is based in Sunshine, Louisiana, and operates on the lower Mississippi River between Corpus Christi and New Orleans. Director of Marketing Nick Kohnke explained more about the company’s decades of expertise in the inland marine liquid transportation industry.

Integrity HSE

Established to make the working environment a safer place, Integrity HSE is changing the way health is managed in professional spaces. To find out more, Hannah Barnett spoke to the firm’s three partners: Managing Director Steve Harris, Director of Safety & Risk Management Darrell Lines and Director of Clinical Psychology Shabnum Hanif.

Innerspace Corporation

Innerspace Corporation designs, develops, and manufactures efficient subsea propulsion systems for marine vehicles. The company has created some of the world’s most advanced and reliable commercial underwater thrusters. Hannah Barnett spoke to Owner & Vice President Omar Rafeh to learn more.

Highland Maritime

International Thai ship management company Highland Maritime continues on its journey of organic growth, including bulk carriers, container ships, multipurpose cargo carriers and offshore vessels. Managing Director Andrew Airey outlined the achievements and operating philosophy at Highland. Report by Phil Nicholls.

Sea Forrest

Singapore-based Sea Forrest has a clear focus – to help decarbonise the maritime industry. CEO & Founder George LEE, COO Captain Kevin WONG and CTO Dr TAN Wei Kiong explained more to Romana MOARES.


In the marine business, French and Italian manufacturer Nanni is practically a household name. It has built a formidable reputation for designing, engineering and manufacturing some of the industry’s most reliable and robust propulsion and generator solutions for over 70 years.


UK-based DESMI Ltd was the very first subsidiary of DESMI outside of Denmark. DESMI Ltd is successfully engaged in delivering pumping solutions to the marine, industry and defence sectors. Managing Director Lee Roberts outlined the exciting future for DESMI as the whole group of companies gears up for growth. Report by Phil Nicholls.


Viareggio in northern Tuscany, Italy, is easily the boatbuilding capital of the country, with over a dozen yacht builders located in the town. One of those is Rossinavi, a family-owned builder of bespoke superyachts. Richard Hagan met with COO & Co-owner Federico Rossi, to find out how engineering breakthroughs at Rossinavi, including advanced AI and hybrid propulsion, are blazing a new path in sustainable yachting.

Venice Shipping & Logistics

VSL Club is focused on direct lending and private equity transactions within the maritime industry. Managing Director Fabrizio Vettosi outlined the range of services at VSL Club, as well as highlighting the principles behind this distinctive business model. Report for Inside Marine written by Phil Nicholls.

United Overseas Group

United Overseas Group Ltd provides transportation services for refined petroleum products, chemicals and crude oil. Based in Athens, the company owns and operates a fleet of 21 product and chemical tankers. Antonios Vrondissis, Managing Director, told Hannah Barnett more about the diversity of the company’s ventures.