AIS has evolved into a powerhouse in the Sale and Purchase industry.

Our team of expertly trained brokers boast a wealth of operational experience.

With a worldwide client base and network, we're the go-to team for all shipping sectors, managing the S&P of offshore support vessels, tugs and barges, workboats, high speed ferries, cruise vessels, bulk carriers, tankers, landing crafts and more.

From inspections to sealing deals, our S&P team deliver end-to-end services. We work with a reliable network of industry professionals and are often representing government agencies in “Admiralty Marshal” sales.

For more than 20 years AIS has been a proud representative of the Damen Shipyards Group in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. Together with our Damen principals we’ve contracted 100 new builds and counting.

Beyond our core S&P services, we’re seasoned professionals at managing Bareboat and Time Charter solutions, chartering vessels, towage fixtures, and vessel valuations.

New Builds

AIS are proud to be the exclusive representatives in Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific for Damen Shipyards, a global powerhouse with 35+ shipyards worldwide and 4,000+ vessels delivered to date.

Damen opens up a world of possibilities with a diverse range of new builds, from tough tugs to versatile workhorses like the Shoalbuster and Multi Cat, sleek patrol craft, reliable cargo vessels, cutting-edge dredgers, lightning-fast ferries and even luxury mega yachts and naval vessels.

For our international clients, we work with a range of shipyards spanning across Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, China, Vietnam, India, Europe, and the Middle East.

From shipyard selection to the final handover, AIS ensure smooth sailing throughout the entire build process.


With our market-savvy knowledge, AIS are experts in delivering chartering services including; Time Charter, Bare Boat Charter, Short-Term or Period Charter, and, Hire-Purchase Agreements.

As members of BIMCO, we’re up-to-date with the latest contracts and share valuable updates.

Our brokers are some of the best negotiators and contractual drafters in the industry. Plus, AIS are always expanding their knowledge and are here to give you charter party advice to keep risks at bay.


AIS boast decades of tug market experience.

We are experts at delivering ocean towage solutions thanks to our relationships with international tug owners and operators.

The AIS team have successfully handled a slew of local and global towages- from rescuing disabled ships to moving newbuilding hulls, dredgers, crane barges, and even jack-up rigs.

Vessel Valuations

AIS are valuation specialists and extremely knowledgeable about past and present sales prices and charter terms.

Our market-savvy insights and global relationships with shipowners, insurers, financiers, and future buyers or charterers make for quick, precise desktop market valuations.

Ready to Discuss Your Next Deal? Contact our Sale & Purchase Team Today!

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