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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.
About Port Elizabeth
Port Elizabeth, South Africa is a beautiful and unique destination for sailing. Located on the Eastern Cape, the city is surrounded by stunning beaches, lush forests, and the Indian Ocean. The area is known for its diverse marine life, including whales, dolphins, and seals. The warm waters of the Indian Ocean provide a perfect environment for sailing, with plenty of wind and waves to keep you entertained. The area is also home to a number of historical sites, such as the Donkin Reserve and the Fort Frederick Museum. Whether you're looking for a relaxing day on the water or an adventure-filled sailing experience, Port Elizabeth is the perfect place to explore.
Seven places of interest
Addo Elephant National Park: A wildlife sanctuary home to the Big Five, including elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos, and buffalo.
St. Croix Island: A small island off the coast of Port Elizabeth, home to a variety of seabirds and marine life.
Donkin Reserve: A historic reserve with a lighthouse, a memorial, and a statue of Queen Victoria.
Bayworld: An oceanarium and museum complex with a variety of marine life, including dolphins, seals, and penguins.
Kragga Kamma Game Park: A game reserve with a variety of African wildlife, including giraffes, zebras, and antelopes.
The Boardwalk: A waterfront promenade with shops, restaurants, and entertainment.
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium: A multi-purpose stadium used for sports and entertainment events.
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 Port Elizabeth, 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 Port Elizabeth, 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 Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can meet your yacht transport needs.