Awilco AS, responsible for the technical operation and crewing of the group's vessels as well as new building and conversion projects
Awilco AS was established in 1939 and is a privately held shipowning company located in Oslo (Norway) focusing on investments in and operation of shipping assets. The company has owned and operated vessels within various shipping segments and has an extensive in-house commercial and technical competence coupled with a strong track-record. Awilco is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AWILHELMSEN AS. WILHELMSEN MARINE SERVICES AS (WMS) was established in 1975 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AWILCO AS.
WMS is responsible for the technical operation and crewing of the group's vessels as well as new building and conversion projects. At present WMS is managing crude oil tankers owned by AWILCO AS. In addition, WMS has the technical management of two heavy lift vessels owned by Ocean HeavyLift ASA, which were previously converted by WMS.
WMS' track record of successful projects and management of these, has made WMS very competent to evaluate and manage marine investments for AWILCO AS. WMS takes an active part from the early evaluation stage of a possible investment case, to the completion and delivery of a project, which in most cases also results in responsibility of the day-to-day operation of a marine project.
Awilco AS Company Tags: Awilco AS Oslo, Norway, crew, technical, newbuilts