Ships and passenger vessels are a safe, secure, self-contained alternative to land-based work camps. Floating accommodation and disaster relief vessels can be moved quickly with minimal impact and provide maximum flexibility as needs change.

Landry & Kling Global Cruise Services is your “ShipBroker Plus” go-to source for special charter projects such as:

Landry & Kling has developed a diverse network of worldwide contacts to rapidly source and deploy all types of vessels, including barges, floatels, passenger ferries and ocean-going ships. from short term emergency needs to long term workforce accommodations – our Ship Broker Plus specialists will find the most suitable and cost-effective vessels to meet your needs.

Specialized Vessel & Ship Charter Services Include:

RFI/RFP SUBMISSION: Formulating responses, strategy, proposals, and costs for vessels quickly and efficiently.

CHARTER CONTRACT NEGOTIATION: Landry & Kling’s knowledge and experience with multiple charter contracts will support a smooth transaction. We find solutions to contractual issues and have the capability with multiple currencies through our global banking relationships. 

ON-SITE SUPPORT: Staff and resources can be supplied to support the project on-site including project logistics, loading supplies, and liaising with local port and other officials to assure a smooth operation once the ship is delivered.

TAX + GOVERNMENT/LOCAL FEE ANALYSIS: Landry & Kling can identify potential additional costs related to government, state, and/or local taxation and fees (i.e., duties and VAT), and work with each entity to manage these costs on behalf of the charterer.

PORT AGENCY SERVICES including local port knowledge, berth allocations, understanding of port regulations and requirements, knowledge of port operations.

PORT CONSULTATION regarding port feasibility, temporary docking facilities, check-in areas, safety and security

ONBOARD LOGISTICS including Ship’s Services, Catering, Housekeeping, Deck & Engine

CREW MOVEMENT: Crew handling, visas, and transfers worldwide.

GROUND HANDLING: Check-in, transfers, embarkation, and disembarkation

Certified Women-Owned Business

Landry & Kling is majority-owned by women and qualifies as a minority enterprise by WBENC, Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.


NAICS CODE 483112 – Deep Sea Passenger Transportation
NAICS CODE 624230– Disaster and Emergency Relief Services