Wednesday, October 18, 2017
11:30 am – 12:20 pm
Deep Waters: Rivals, Regs and Carrier Risk
Managing Director, Tonnage Procurement
Frank Fischer joined Intermarine in 2012 to lead the time chartering and capacity management functions. Fischer was previously employed by GB Shipping and Reederei Buss in Leer, Ostfriesland, where he served as Managing Director. He has 20 high-quality years of chartering, sale and purchase, new build and operational management experience. Fischer is located in Hamburg, Germany, and focuses on all time charter and ship owner matters.
Intermarine is a global leader in the transport of project, breakbulk and heavy-lift cargo. Founded in 1990, the company, through its subsidiaries and worldwide network of 20 offices, operates a flexible international fleet with lifting capacities up to 1,400 metric tons. Intermarine provides ocean transportation and marine logistics services with regular sailings in the Americas, West Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, plus inducement voyages to Australia and other international ports. The company operates the largest U.S. flag heavy-lift fleet and controls Industrial Terminals in Houston, the busiest project cargo terminal in the United States.