About Us

BSM Germany was established in 2008 as the successor of two Schulte Group ship management companies that have been active in Hamburg since the ‘90s.

We are centrally located to serve the growing number of shipping stakeholders in Northern and Central Europe in addition to owners who have vessels enrolled in the German tonnage tax scheme.

BSM Germany specialises in offshore services that include oil, gas and renewables plus small-scale LNG vessels. We can also provide customers with corporate and commercial management on top of core ship management services which includes technical, crew and full management for all vessel types.

We are, an equal opportunity employer, employing over 20 nationalities and fully support gender equality and the Women's International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) and its mission.


BSM Germany is a member of the German Shipowners’ Association


BSM Deutschland offers comprehensive ship management services such as full ship management and crew management services.

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Quality/ Certification

Fulfilling our customer requirements, we presently hold 13 Flag state Documents of Compliance and we work closely with all IACS classification societies and oil majors.

BSM Germany participates in Eyesea’s mission to map global pollution and maritime hazards as part of its commitment for environmental sustainability. The latter, a nonprofit organisation, has developed a technological solution for geo-tagging and mapping pollution that provides objective evidence of hotspots to motivate a more effective approach to prevention and to facilitate cleanup response.

ISO Certifications

  • ISO 9001
  • ISO 14001
  • ISO 27001
  • ISO 45001
  • ISO 50001
Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (Deutschland) GmbH & Co. KG

Vorsetzen 54 20459 Hamburg Germany

Contact Person

Nick Topham

Managing Director (BSM Germany)