Ship Owning

Business Lines / Ship Owning
Signal mast of »Eilhard Schulte« calling Singapore
»Caroline Schulte« at Eurogate Containererminal Hamburg
Ship owning has the longest tradition in the Schulte family and still remains the core business.

Expansion was accelerated at the end of the nineties, and including the newbuildings on order, the number of vessels presently amounts to 90.


- 56 container vessels ranging from 700 to 9400 TEU
- 8 Gas Tankers of various types between 3,500 cbm and 20,600 cbm
- 2 Crude Oil Tankers of 105,000, 106,000 and 115,583 tdw
- 11 Product / Chemical Carriers of 12,800 to 25,000 tdw
- 7 Ethylene Tankers of 8,200 to 10,700 tdw
- 1 LNG carrier of 174,000 cbm
- 1 self-unloader bulk carrier of 47,250 tdw
- 2 Con / Ro vessels with stern ramp and 1,500 lane meters
- 2 Windfarm Service Operation Vessels

The majority of the fleet is fully owned. As far as the remainder is concerned, Bernhard Schulte retains a substantive shareholding. In the medium term the policy will be to not only carefully enlarge the existing sectors of shipowning, but also to look at other shipping areas that could fit into the existing system.


BS Treuhand looks after the interests of our investors in the individual ship owning companies from subscription to sale. As trustee it will be the point of contact for all questions relating to the individual investment. They assure a high degree of transparency for the benefit of the investors.