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Holmes Maritime Inc.

Holmes Maritime Inc. is a privately owned Canadian company headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, providing port agency services to international ship owners and operators throughout eastern Canada, the Great Lakes and western Canada. 

Founded in 1993 by Louis M. Holmes, the company has grown rapidly, serving ship owners and operators and charterers around the world by providing marine port agency services of the highest caliber in an ever-changing global marketplace. 

Holmes Maritime's core business is port agency and arrangement of logistical services including port clearances, pilotage, tugs or anchorage, docking, hull, machinery and cargo surveys, provisions and supplies, repairs, vessel representations, as well as crew entry and exits through Immigration Canada. 

Since its inception, Holmes Maritime has continued to grow its reputation within the highly competitive shipping industry in Canada by building up a loyal international and local client base. Holmes Maritime prides itself on offering a dedicated and personal 24-hour service to existing and potential clients, guaranteeing complete service satisfaction and peace of mind. 

Holmes Maritime's agents are familiar with a variety of cargoes, acting as port agent for a wide range of ships - including naval destroyers and aircraft carriers, bulk carriers, container ships, tankers, cruise ships, general cargo multi-purpose carriers, heavy lift and heavy transport vessels, wind power installation vessels, and construction and service vessels. 

Success at Holmes Maritime is based on four factors: dependability, reliability, honesty and integrity. We are committed to our clients and pride ourselves on the flexibility to respond to your needs in a challenging and changing world.

Service Provided:
  • Port Facilities
  • Marine trades & operations
Markets served:
  • Renewable Energy
  • Other energy