Indian Standard


Our Services

Ship Agency

Statutory clearances for vessels engaged in offshore and onshore operations.

  • Bunker Fuels.
  • Agency Operations - 24x7 attendance to Supply Vessels, Barges, Tugs, Survey Vessels, Dredgers, etc.
  • Crew Sign On / Sign off.
  • Meet / Greet Services.
  • Operating & Managing Marine Support Basis.
  • Consignment handling from origin (Coastal & International) to final destination. (Including arranging requisite approvals).
  • Stevedoring, Loading & Discharging Services.

Crew Management

  • Our Crew Management department is managed by a team of well qualified Captain's and experienced personnel to ensure efficient and highest standards of service for manning all types and sizes of vessels, to all our valuable and esteemed principals.
  • We entrust ourselves to provide our esteemed principals with quality crew competing with standards of the International Maritime Industry and the latest IMO rules with MLC regulations. This is to ensure safe working practices, Marine safety and Maritime environmental protection

Technical Management

  • Our Technical management team aims at providing optimum service to ship owners to ensure that their vessels are operational round the clock with near zero off hire time. Our ship staffs are well trained and motivated to maintain their vessel and its machinery in peak operational condition with prudent use of spares and stores.

Ship Chartering and Broking

As brokers we specialise in vessel chartering by channelizing our knowhow and expertise to local markets and individuals clients.

We have a specialist team of mariners, fellows and members from the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, London. Our dynamic support staffs focus on specific markets, vessel sizes and commodity groups in order to maximise customer service and timely operation.

Ship Chandling

Our range includes fresh, frozen and dry stores, meat from India's best quality producers, fish straight from our local fishermen, fruit and vegetables from our farmers and dry stores from local and imported sources. Following is a selection of categories

From our extensive provisions list:

Meats Fresh / Meats Frozen Sea food Fresh / Seafood Frozen
Poultry Fresh / Poultry Frozen Dry Goods
Game Fresh / Game Frozen Dairy Goods
General Groceries Fruit Vegetables
Beverages Juices Asian Goods & Spices
Specialty Lines Flowers
Confectionery Gourmet Foods

Our supply of provision includes a complete range of provision as per requirement; it also includes necessary stores for Deck & Engine required for any type of vessels. Our reasonable price, superior quality of merchandise, perfect after sales service had obtained good praise of the foreign ships. With superior quality and reasonable price enthusiastic and quick service we provide a 24hour high quality service.


Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services can arrange top quality cabin stores at competitive prices, the range includes:

Linen Cleaning Products and Consumables
Garbage Bags Toiletries
Galley Supplies Floor Coverings
Dishware & Cutlery Brush ware
Hand Cleaners Phone Cards
Stationery Electrical Appliances 110/240V

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services can offer a full range of SOLAS and local authority approves lifesaving equipment including:

Lifejackets Rescue Boats
Life-rings and Flares Lifebuoy Lights and Clocks
Anti-exposure suits Man over Board
Hydrostatic Release Units Immersion Suits
Life Arts Air Horns and Signal Lamps
Barometers and Searchlights Line Throwers
EPIRBS & SARTS Life-raft Servicing

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services supplies full range of SOLAS firefighting equipment, including extinguishers, axes, fire suits, nozzles, hose, helmets and boots, fire blankets and IMO signage. We can arrange servicing of all extinguishers, Co2 and Halon fixed systems through approved service agents.

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services can source and deliver to your vessel an excellent range of medical stores including first aid kits, hospital supplies, reference books & texts, medical drugs, stretchers, anti-seasickness tablets, medical oxygen and vitamins.

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services can offer chemicals, additives and lubricants in 1, 5, 20 or 210 litre drums. Our range includes:

Lubricants from shell , Castrol, Caltex, I and BP ATF Fluid, Hydraulic Fluid
Antifreeze Grease guns, Pool & Spa chemicals
Diesel Oils Grease Cable Grease & Degreaser
Fuel Transfer Pumps Air Synthetic Oils, Recycled Oils & ATF
WD40 & CTC Oil Transfer Pumps Air

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services has a good range of electrical stores including:

Lamps & Batteries Insulation materials
Cable, Cable accessories Switches, Relays
Limit switches Fuses
Fans Electric motors Heating elements
Watertight Fittings Domestic appliances
Torches Antenna accessories
Equipment Casings Tools and Workshop equipment

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services can deliver on time and at competitive prices a huge range of electronics and navigation supplies including:

Radars, Pilots, Medical, Reference Books Solas & Code Flags
GPS VHF, UHF Radios Photocopiers Copier & Fax Consumables
Nautical Publications & British Admiralty Charts Tide charts, Routing charts
Depth Sounders Plotters Log Books, Radio Signals
GMDSS Radio equipment EPIRBS Fax machines & Searchlights
Navigation instruments, Sextants SARTS, CRC, Leuctra clean

Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services have access to a full range of deck and engine stores and all ship chandlery lines all available at competitive prices with short lead times. Our range includes from the ISSA stores catalogue, some of which are:

Tools Hoses and Couplings
Ropes and Hawsers Packing and Belts
Lashing Equipment Gloves and Ear Muffs
Wire Gauges
Fasteners Rags and Cotton Waste Valves
Instruments Pipes & Fittings
Wet weather Gear Overall and Hardhats
Safety Boots Rat Guards & Cargo Nets
Hatch Sealing Tape Paint and Antifouling
Painting Supplies Lifting Equipment
Pilots Ladders & Gangway Nets Electric and Air Tools
Slings Webbing and Chains Grinding Wheels & Abrasive
Papers Distilled Water
Cabinet Ware Stainless Steel Fittings
Pulleys and Sheaves Nylon Fittings

Our international contacts & worldwide goodwill with other prime-suppliers help us source used & good conditioned machinery/ spare parts at the best competitive price for our clients.

We can source & deliver the following to the right place within the stipulated time:

Gearbox/Alternator (Generator Ends) Oil Purifiers
Sea/Fresh Water Pumps Hydraulic Motors & Pumps
Anchors & Anchor Chains Compressors
Freon R22 Portable & std Bottle Turbochargers
Fresh Water Generators Piston

Offshore SUPPORT services

  • Dovetail Shipping and Maritime Services adds value to the offshore services business by housing various vital services like clearance of marine spread / consignments, trucking, bonded and non-bonded warehousing, charter of suitable marine crafts, offshore supplies etc. under one roof.
  • We maintain close liaison with port authorities, custom authorities and ONGC.
  • We offer dedicated services.
  • Our operations are quick and efficient.
  • Through knowledge of customs and other government clearances required in the offshore business.

Flag State Documentation

Dovetail Shipping & Maritime Services offers specialized crew services across the board for endorsements of crew certification from Panama, Micronesia and Honduras. We are committed to work in close liaison with managers and administrators to ensure that all documentation held on board is up to date to avoid unnecessary delays through inspections or port state controls.

At Dovetail Shipping & Maritime Services, our team of highly qualified individuals is driven to add value to our clients by taking the end to end responsibilities of the crew certifications endorsements by flag state.

  • Various flag state documentation for vessels and crew ( panama, st.kitts & nevis, micronesia, hondurus, bahamas)
  • Vessels registration under panama flag
  • Panama coc renewal
  • Annual panama flag tax payments
  • Authorised representative for various vessels equipments ( navigational, pumps,thrusters, fifi, ship security, ais, autopilots, charting, communication, ecdis, echosounders, gps, gyro / compasses, instruments, moniters, radars, safety)
  • Vessels surveys / inspections
  • Vessels audit