DEDICATED HEAVY LIFT SHIPBROKER
PROJECT LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT MARITIME CONTRACTING SERVICES

SERVICES

Our work is supported by a unique mix of partners enabling us to offer a comprehensive range of maritime services including:

Chartering services for deep sea heavy lift ships, coasters, barges, ro-ro vessels, semi-submersible ships

Ship broking for short and deep sea transport 

Part cargo bookings for break bulk liner services 

Liner agency 

Project Management & Consultancy

Logistics & cargo movement management

Cargo packing and marking services
Shrink wrapping 

Container and special equipment supply  

Heavy/abnormal road transport

Port operations and cargo co-ordination

Cargo witness reporting

Route Survey

Sea carriage of yachts, superyachts and marine craft

 

Transport engineering 

 

OUR WORK

A collection of the most recent projects we have managed

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ABOUT US

Pronav was established in 1993 serving clients with international shipping & transport requirements for heavy & abnormal loads.  

 

We work globally and in the UK project markets and have an established track record of shipping heavy and abnormal loads including break bulk and heavy lift cargo requiring detailed engineering management 

 

We also work within the commercial maritime industry organising the transport of yachts, super yachts & other marine craft including barges and dredgers, offshore supply for the oil and gas industry and wind farm boats.  

 

In addition to agency and brokerage services we offer project management within the project logistics field.  

 

We have the privilege of being a past commercial agent of the carriers 

Biglift, Rolldock and Consolidated Pool Carriers. 

 

TEAM

STEVE GILLIE

CHAIRMAN

Steve is a ship owner and managing director or GT Gillie and Blair Ltd , one of the last remaining independent English ship owners, now in its 105th year ! Steve is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers & was a Commissioner at the Port of Blyth from 1992 to 2015. Steve is also Chairman of Grainco, the North of England’s and Scotland’s largest grain marketing company and he was recently appointed Latvian Honorary Consul for North East England. Steve is a keen tennis player, distance runner, downhill skier and avid supporter of Newcastle United. We are proud and lucky to have Steve as our Chairman.

MARTIN KENNEY

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Martin has been a shipbroker and project logistics manager for over 28 years .  He has worked on all continents , managing projects with complex logistic challenges with multi disciplined teams. In its eighth year , Martin continues to manage Project Navigation , a private independent logistics agency , offering UK and international  services in heavy lift shipping , ship brokerage & chartering  , logistics project management & transport. Martin has a great love of the outdoors enjoying mountain hiking, skiing , cycling , sailing and powerboats.

MIKE BUSHELL

FINANCE MANAGER

Mike has been a Chartered Certified Accountant since 1992 and with his wife Sue,  owns and runs Lee, Dicketts & Co,  a public accountancy practice based in Seal near Sevenoaks which employs seven people. Mike has managed the statuary financial requirements of Project Navigation since the companies foundation.  Mike has a love of music , motor bikes, the great outdoors and is one of six Crystal Palace supporters. 

KATE KING
DIGITAL CONSULTANT

Kate’s previous employment with the luxury travel company Abercrombie & Kent led her to web design and digital marketing consultancy. She established her own successful company in December 2013. Kate manages websites for a number of different companies but the Project Navigation team are delighted to work closely with Kate and are extremely happy with the re-launch of the company and exciting developments ahead.

MAURICE RACE

CONSULTANT ENGINEER

I am a Chartered Engineer and have been in the "Heavy Lift" industry for

more than 40 years - 30 years of which I have been operating as an

independent consultant.

Work has included operations both onshore and offshore and has predominantly involved the movement and handling of heavy/abnormal structures on both land and water. Services include all engineering including rigging and securing design together with supervision and management of operations.

TOM KENNEY
LOGISTICS - CUSTOMS

 

CONTACT

Project Navigation Ltd

No 3 East Point

High Street

Seal, Sevenoaks

Kent, England

TN15 OEG

 

Mobile +44 (0)7775-826740

 

martin@pronav-shipping.com

Company reg no. 6528125

VAT NO: 335208030

EORI NO: GB335208030000

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Project Navigation Ltd

No 3 East Point

High Street

Seal, Sevenoaks

Kent, England

TN15 OEG

 

Mobile +44 (0)7775-826740