Consort operates 20 vessels in PNG providing the most comprehensive coastal shipping service in the country. All vessels are registered and flagged in PNG and manned by Papua New Guineans. Of a total workforce of 890 staff, 420 are crew and the majority of which have been trained at the Madang Maritime college as Consort cadets.
Consort’s Liner service offers weekly and fortnightly calls into 17 ports around the country and has a fleet of over 8,000 containers. Consort has 5 offices in PNG. Consort also operates a modern fleet of landing craft designed for riverine operations in support of mining and other development projects.
In support of its shipping services Consort has stevedoring and transport services as well as bonded yards and freight consolidation capabilities. Performing over 5,000 ship assists a year in Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, Pacific Towing ensures safe and uninterrupted access to the nation’s harbours and terminals for both coastal and international shipping around the clock.