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Jan Maarten Boissevain
Jan Maarten has a long standing career in shipping and yacht transport. Heading up the Commercial Team in Amsterdam he is keen on getting every detail right for clients at all times. This makes him a highly valued person in the company.
Trade Manager: USA East to USA West & Asia v.v
Wiebke started working at the Amsterdam head office in June 2013 and developed the Transatlantic trade out of Northern Europe from scratch. As from July 2017 she was based in the Singapore office to develop the local market and to support the Sevenstar team in Asia. When she moved back in 2019 she took over the transatlantic trade and is running the USA East to West & Asia trade since 2021.
Durban, South Africa is a beautiful and unique destination for sailing. With its stunning coastline, warm waters, and diverse marine life, it is a paradise for sailors. The area is known for its excellent sailing conditions, with strong winds and plenty of sunshine. The waters are also home to a variety of marine life, including dolphins, whales, and turtles. The area is also known for its beautiful beaches, with white sand and crystal clear waters. Durban is a great place to explore, with plenty of activities to enjoy, from fishing to snorkeling. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sailor, Durban is the perfect place to explore the wonders of the sea.
Seven places of interest
Durban Beachfront Promenade: A scenic walkway along the Indian Ocean, offering stunning views of the city skyline.
uShaka Marine World: A world-class aquarium and theme park, featuring a variety of marine life, rides, and attractions.
Moses Mabhida Stadium: A multi-purpose stadium, home to the Durban Football Club and host of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Durban Botanic Gardens: A lush, tropical garden with a variety of plants, trees, and flowers.
Victoria Street Market: A vibrant market offering a variety of local goods, including crafts, clothing, and food.
Durban Harbour: A busy port with a variety of ships, boats, and yachts.
Valley of a Thousand Hills: A stunning landscape of rolling hills, valleys, and rivers, offering breath-taking views of the surrounding area.
Why ship with Sevenstar?
Sevenstar Yacht Transport is the world’s leading provider of yacht transport services worldwide. Our global spread of destinations provides access to the world’s premier ports and cruising grounds. We also transport yachts to and from Durban, South Africa.
Our experienced team of professionals is dedicated to providing the highest quality of service and safety for your yacht. We understand the importance of your yacht and the need for a safe and secure transport, so we use the latest technology and equipment to ensure that your yacht is transported safely and securely to its destination.
We offer a variety of services, including water-to water service, worldwide customs clearance and handling of cargo, marine cargo insurance and roundtrip solutions. With our worldwide network of agents and partners, we are able to provide the most efficient and cost-effective yacht transport solutions in Durban, South Africa.
At our company, we have an in-house team to handle operations and over 120 of our own transport vessels. This means that we take full responsibility for the care of your yacht and do not outsource to external contractors. To ensure the safety of your yacht during loading, transit, and unloading, we use custom-made, certified cradles and lashing systems. A skilled Sevenstar loadmaster will be present during the entire loading and unloading process to oversee the handling of your yacht.
During the voyage, you will receive regular updates on the progress of the transporter. Your yacht will be kept locked for the entire trip and only accessed by authorized personnel for daily inspections. Upon completion of the transfer, the keys and documentation will be given directly to you or a nominated representative, and not to anyone else.
Whether you are looking for a one-time transport or a long-term solution, Sevenstar Yacht Transport is the perfect choice for all your yacht transport needs to Durban, South Africa. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can meet your yacht transport needs.
Mainport Africa Shipping (Pty) Ltd
AS AGENTS ONLY
Operations Admin Manager
Tel: +27 87 351 2924
Fax: +27 31 207 3914
Mobile: +27 76 220 3720