Project development

Carsten Rehder is a shipping company with a strong focus on project development. From thoughtful origination, diligent planning, execution and management, to thorough closure, we professionally cover the entire lifecycle of a successful project.

Our in-house teams of experts and our network of reliable partners and investors have allowed us to successfully implement projects in various shipping segments - newbuildings and existing tonnage.

In close cooperation with shipyards, designers and charterers, we aim to develop sustainable projects, which meet the energy efficiency requirements of the future and yield attractive returns to our investors.

Asset Management

Carsten Rehder provides holistic asset management services catering to different needs of national and international corporations, high-net-worth individuals, professional and semi-professional investors.

  • Registration of companies and partnerships
  • Corporate administration and documentation
  • Accounting and controlling
  • Financial and operational reporting
  • Financing and funding
  • Liquidations
  • Investor relations

Technical Management

Thome Shipmanagement Germany (TSG) is a joint venture between Carsten Rehder and Singapore-based Thome Group, one of the largest ship managers in the world. 

TSG provides technical management for all vessel types in the Container, Bulk, MPP and Tanker segment. In connection with Thome Group, the company also provides technical management for vessels with alternative dual-fuel engines based on LNG or methanol.

Thome Shipmanagement Germany covers all aspects of safe and reliable ship operations in accordance with today’s standards of efficiency and safety and 24/7 monitoring of fleet performance:

  • Current maintenance and repairs (incl. class renewals)
  • Crewing (incl. cadet training)
  • Supply of spare parts, consumables and provisioning
  • Nautical expertise: regular onboard inspections of ships
  • Quality management according to international standards                (ISO and ISM)
  • Class renewal & drydockings
  • Construction supervision for newbuildings

Chartering / Brokerage


Carsten Rehder has a strong background in ship broking, chartering and S&P. Today, we are active under the brands of Victoria Shipbroking and August Bolten Bulk.

Chartering Container and MPP / Brokerage 

Victoria Shipbrokers GmbH & Co. KG is responsible for chartering of all Carsten Rehder container and multipurpose vessels and third-party tonnage. 

Additionally, Victoria is responsible for all sale & purchase brokerage activities.

Chartering Bulk

Aug. Bolten Bulk GmbH & Co KG (ABB) is a joint venture between Carsten Rehder and August Bolten, a long-established shipping company, which is today mainly active in the bulker segment.

ABB is responsible for the chartering of all bulk carriers represented by Carsten Rehder and August Bolten, including its well-established Sea Stallion Pool.


Our sister company KINGFISHER INSURANCE BROKER GmbH is a small but powerful marine insurance broker for a selected clientele. A highly skilled base of employees ensures accurate and effective service. All employees have sound experience in the field of marine insurance and were previously responsible for managing insurance portfolio at other broking houses. 


Carsten Rehder Schiffsmakler und Reederei GmbH & Co. KG
Große Elbstraße 42
22767 Hamburg


P: +49 40 311 80 80
F: +49 40 311 80 818