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John T. Essberger
Chemical Tankers

Essberger Tankers is a leading operator of chemical tankers, which mainly trade in Europe. We are one of the pioneers of purpose-built parcel tankers.

Today’s fleet consists of 37 highly sophisticated chemical tankers with 36 of them having stainless steel cargo tanks and the majority of the fleet having the highest Ice class. These features enable us to be a safe and reliable partner to our customers all year round.

Essberger Tankers is proud of its unique history, a history that has resulted in a state of the art fleet manned and operated by highly committed and experienced personnel, known and trusted throughout Europe by shippers of bulk liquids .

We built our business on long term partnerships and the future of the company is underpinned by continuous investment in the business, where we aim to combine tradition with modernity.

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Our modern Chemical Tanker Fleet

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Essberger Tankers is proud of its unique history, a history that has resulted in a state of the art fleet manned and operated by highly committed and experienced personnel, known and trusted by shippers of bulk liquids in Europe.

Upload: 20 February
Dealing with Ice 1:30"

"Theodor Essberger" in the Gulf of Finland

Upload: 10 March
Sailing at night 2:05"

"Agnes Essberger" Gulf of Bothnia in February

Upload: 10 March
Mooring & Unmooring 1:25"

"Gisela Essberger" mooring in ice

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