AGENCY

Transoptimal is providing best agency service for regular and tramping vessels.  

Our Istanbul office serves all types of vessels at all Turkish ports and waterways including turkish straits of Bosphorus and Dardanelles. 

The service given by our company to customers is based on a long-life experience and a successful cooperation with shipping companies, all over the world. 

Our technical department may arrange planned and emergency repairs for your vessels to be effected at well-organized shipyards, of which we are representatives, are well provided with a group of qualified workshops, such as mechanical, electrical, steel sandblasting, dry docking, etc. 

Our staff is experienced, forward looking, active professionals and we offer a wide range of solutions intent to protecting your best interests in the ports. 

We have good relations with the all local authorities enables to us provide professional and smooth transit service for vessels passing turkish straits. You can expect prompt vessel updates, cargo availability and terminal condition reports from us.

Transoptimal (Istanbul) 24/7 services consist of the following:
- Shipping agency services at all turkish ports & transit clearance through straits
- Cargo attendance service
- Prompt berthing, customs, immigration, port health formalities 
- Ship's supply services (provision, freshwater, bonded stores etc.)
- Bunkers & lubricants supply
- Technical supply
- Repairs & dry-docks services
- Hull, deck, fuel and engine survey support
- Garbage & waste oil disposal services
- Diver services
- Crew changing 
- Crew luggage handling
- Medical assistance for crew
- Cash to master service
- Spare parts handling
- Cargo survey, supervision
- B/L arrangements 
- Protecting agency
- Tug assistance while turkish straits passing
- Advisory in legal matters
- Insurance
- Constant notices to owners regarding their vessels position, cargo readiness 

Our experience give us possibility to minimize the operating expenses and time for our clients.

Proforma documents that you may need for Turkish Straights passage: