HAV Shipping AS



HAV Shipping AS is a fully integrated shipping company specialising in the European short sea/ river segment.




The HAV Shipping Group combines the strengths of a ship owning unit with complete chartering and management operations. Together, these three business units provide a full range of chartering, ship management/crewing and ship owning/project services.

HAV Shipping and HAV Bulk are headquartered in Bergen, Norway’s short sea capital. HAV Chartering AS is headquartered in Oslo, which has a stronger ship-broking tradition.

HAV Shipping AS is registered as a Norwegian limited holding company. Its Board consists of Petter Kleppan (Chairman), Capt. John B. Hough (CEO OSM group) and Arnstein Endresen (Borgersen & Partners).

HAV Shipping’s ambition is:

“To be the most reputable and recognized player in the European short sea river segment.”