Founding Members and Pool Partners

LYDIA MAR SHIPPING CO. S.A. (Piraeus/Greece)
was established by Aug. Bolten in 1981 as a 100 percent subsidiary and thus belongs to the BOLTEN group. The company has been developing a full range of ship management services and has furthermore established itself as ship owner, ship operator and in the chartering business. »

was established by the Xylas family, a well-respected, third generation traditional shipping family with its shipping origins founded in the early 1900s. The Xylas group has constructed and technically managed over 80 vessels during this period and the types of vessels have always been in the dry sector, primarily handy bulk carriers, high specification multi-purpose, heavy-lift and pneumatic cement carriers. »