AAL is a multiple award-winning global ocean transport operator that has, for over 20 years, served the breakbulk, heavy lift and project cargo industry. A member of the prestigious Schoeller Holdings Group, we draw upon a distinguished shipping pedigree that has seen us grow into one of the world’s largest multipurpose operators.

Our customers represent industries like energy, oil & gas, mining, forestry, leisure, agriculture and construction – and our vision is to be the best at what we do and create sustainable growth and an unparalleled reputation, built on trust and service.

In 2016, AAL was awarded: 'Breakbulk Operator of the Year 2016' (Global Freight Awards), 'Excellence in Project Cargo Shipping 2016' (Australia Shipping Awards), 'Best Project Cargo Shipping 2016' (AFLAS Awards).

In 2017, AAL won the prestigious AFLAS Award once again, for excellence in global project shipping: 'Best Project Cargo Shipping 2017'.


Core Shipping Services

Learn more about our Liner Services
and Tramp & Projects Divisions here.

News and Events

  • Capture 2 IN MEMORIAM – DAVE ROELS, PHOTOGRAPHER (1949 – 2017) 7 August 2017 - Our image library is packed with amazing and memorable photo-shoots in British Columbia that Dave shot for us and his work with our colleagues at ‘BC Shipping’ Magazine was always appreciated. A fine man and […]
  • aal_shanghai_discharging_transformer_&_yankee_dryer_in_melbourne_31072017 A YANKEE WELCOME IN SUNNY MELBOURNE! 2 August 2017 - 31.7.17 – 31,000dwt AAL Shanghai discharging a cargo shipment in Melbourne comprising Yankee Dryer, transformer, tanks and other smaller parcels.
  • Capture5a WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH..! 31 July 2017 - AAL Singapore broke a sweat on Friday 28th July, when the whole team attended a team-building and stress-busting boot camp afternoon on Sentosa Island.
  • Untitled LET’S MAKE SOME WAVES AT BREAKBULK AMERICAS 2017 26 July 2017 - For registration details click here
  • Untitled JAPANESE CUSTOMERS PAY SINGAPORE A VISIT! 20 July 2017 - 19.07.17: A group of important Japanese customers were yesterday treated to an exclusive visit to the AAL Singapore in the Port of Yokohama. The group were invited along to see the Singapore in action and […]
  • AFLAS Awards Best Shipping Line - Project Cargo - AAL AAL WINS TOP ASIA PROJECT SHIPPING AWARD, A FOURTH TIME! 30 June 2017 - AAL beat off intense competition from the sector’s leading carriers, to win the prestigious ‘Best Shipping Line Project Cargo’ award at the high profile AFLAS Awards in Singapore last night (29.6.17) – the fourth consecutive […]

Upcoming Events

Breakbulk Europe

Antwerp, Belgium

For more information please visit the event website.

AAL Booth: 713H4

Breakbulk Americas

Houston, USA

For more information please visit the event website.

AAL Booth: 731

Breakbulk Middle East

Abu Dhabi, UAE

More information coming soon..

AAL Booth: TBA