WHO WE ARE
With over 40 years of ship-to-ship support service under our belts, our team of specialized Mooring Masters (POAC) offer industry-leading knowledge and first-hand experience to your lightering operations. These highly trained individuals meet with the stringent MARPOL requirements and the ship-to-ship transfer guide through our rigorous recruitment and training program.
We are also ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015, 45001:2018 accredited by DNV.
WHAT WE DO
Teekay’s lightering team offers turn-key, comprehensive, and cost-effective lightering and ship-to-ship services in the North America, Central America, and the Caribbean Sea.
We believe in long-term and mutually beneficial relationships with our customers founded on total dependability and technical know-how. We are prepared and ready for mobilization 24/7 and offer decisive response plans to meet your unique requirements. Our turn-key oil ship-to-ship solutions support you from concept to implementation. Our Mooring Masters (POAC) can be deployed for the full ship-to-ship service or for berthing/unberthing operations for:
- floating storage and offloading (FSO),
- floating production storage and offloading (FPSO),
- tandem moors,
- and other projects
WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO
At Teekay, our customers rely on us to bring energy to the world – and we are accustomed to rising to that challenge. Our 40 years of experience gives us a solid foundation to bring technical expertise to our lightering operations, but our Teekay Spirit drives us to continue raising the bar.
The high-turnaround volume of lightering operations we conduct uniquely positions us to continuously build on our specialized knowledge. Our Mooring Masters, officers, and crew all benefit from the risk management, navigational ship handling, and cargo operations expertise that comes with having decades of lightering operations under our belts. We use this advantage to the benefit of our customers, Teekay’s entire Tanker fleet, and the global energy value chain.
All US Gulf Designated Lightering Areas
Our Commitments to You
We operate on-time and do what we say we will do. We are committed to serving customer needs with the highest standards in operational safety.
We employ highly experienced mooring masters, in-house commercial and technical teams, and highly qualified offshore support personnel to ensure a smooth operation tailored to your needs
Superior Customer Service
We view relationships with customers as a partnership. We demonstrate our commitment to our partners through high-touch, dependable service, and doing it all with integrity.
Ready for 24/7 Mobilization
Our commercial team in Houston and offshore team based in Freeport Texas are prepared to offer decisive response plans to meet your unique lightering needs from concept to implementation.
Strong Track Record
With hundreds of safe lightering operations per year, accounting for 10-15% of total US seaborne crude import and export volumes, our reputation speaks for itself.
We tailor our services to meet all ship-to-ship transfer needs.