Utkilen AS is a fully integrated shipping company with headquarters in Bergen, Norway. The company, with a history back to 1916, was founded in 1967 and owns and operates 23 chemical tankers ranging from around 5,000 to 20,000 dwt. in size in our core market in Northern-Europe. Utkilen is one of the major seaway transporting companies of chemicals and other bulk liquid cargoes in this area. Furthermore, Utkilen owns four modern 20,000 dwt. stainless steel vessels built in 2018 and 2019 operating in global trade under our Stream brand.
About 500 Norwegian and international seagoing personnel work onboard our vessels and the shore organization totals about 50 employees.
We have strong focus on safety and quality and our safety and quality systems are certified by DNVGL.
The company has in-house functions for chartering, operations, ship management and crewing.
It is the policy of the company to develop long term business with first class charterers, and with high contract coverage.