New name - long experience


G2 Ocean may seem a new player in
the bulk business, but we have over
50 years of experience through our
history as Gearbulk and Grieg Star.

Got project cargo?


Our ships are perfect for all kinds of project
cargo. Our expertise and world wide service
are there for your benefit.


A leading forestry carrier


G2 Ocean is one of the largest forestry product
carriers in the world. Our vessels are perfect
for all kinds of unitised cargo.


G2 Ocean is a long term partner
with the wind energy industry.
Our competence and specialised
gear ensures safe cargo handling.

Metals and pipes

We are one of the major carriers of both ferrous
and non-ferrous metals and pipes. Our dedicated
people make sure the cargo is perfectly handled
and stowed.

G2 Ocean is a joint venture of two of the world’s leading breakbulk and bulk shipping companies: Gearbulk and Grieg Star. We operate the largest fleet of open hatch vessels worldwide. In addition we operate a substantial fleet of conventional bulk carriers. With 130 vessels and 13 offices on six continents, we can serve all our customer’s needs. Our vessels are tailor-made for breakbulk cargoes like forestry products, steel and project cargoes. Advanced systems make shipping with us easy. The passion and expertise of our people put our customers at ease. This is the basis for reliable, efficient, flexible, high-quality and innovative services.

Vessels and equipment

Our specialised vessels and purpose-designed handling equipment are ideal for carrying a wide range of high value cargoes susceptible to damage during transport.


From lumber to newsprint to fluff pulp. From granite to aluminium to steel. From orange juice to liquid pitch.  From windmills to railcars to pipes. We transport it all.

Grieg Star announces leadership changes

New CEO and Board of Chair appointed in Grieg Star After over 20 years at the helm, Camilla Grieg takes the position as Chair of the Board of Grieg Star on July 1. Matt Duke is appointed as the company's new CEO. "I have had this position for over 20 years. I notified...

G2 Ocean among the top environmental firms

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has again ranked G2 Ocean among the top shipping companies in the world to reduce air emissions and conserve energy in the city’s port.The Blue Circle Award is annually granted to marine carriers and terminal operators that excel in...

Blockchain to push paper Bill of Lading into retirement

G2 Ocean and Manuchar show the paper Bill of Lading is ready for retirement. Together they have finished a successful pilot trial of CargoX’s blockchain-based Smart Bill of Lading Solution.

Bill of Lading Search

To help our customers to track their cargo, we have developed a cargo tracking system. To use the system, just enter your Bill of Lading Number to the right, and press “Search”. A new window will open up with your information.

Bergen - HQ



G2 Ocean AS
Grieg-Gaarden, C. Sundtsgate 17
P.O.Box 1088 Sentrum
NO-5809 Bergen, Norway

P: +47 55 23 96 00

Company Data Protection Officer: Laura Aasen.




G2 Ocean US Inc
340 Interstate North Parkway
Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30339

P: +1 770 226-5900



Cape Town



G2 Ocean Sweden AB
Maskingatan 5
SE-417 64 Gothenburg

Phone: +46 (31) 339 5500



G2 Ocean Italy Srlu
Phone: +39 334 7727086




G2 Ocean Ltd. – ROHQ

19th Floor, Times Plaza Building
United Nation corner Taft Avenue
Ermita, Manila

Tel: +63 2 917 8900

Local Data Protection Officer: Jay Santos




G2 Ocean Australia Pty Ltd
Suite 8a, 1st Floor
Pier 35, 263 Lorimer St
Port Melbourne
Victoria 3207

Tel: +61 39 646 8344


Rio de Janeiro


G2 Ocean Brasil Ltda
Rua Lauro Muller 116
Grupo 3302
Botafogo 22290-160
Rio de Janeiro

Tel: +55 21 2586 3400
Fax: +55 21 2543 4508




G2 Ocean Netherlands BV
Streefwaalseweg 15, Port No. 2810, POB 607
NL-3195 ZG Pernis

Phone: +31 (10) 4380512
Fax:+31 (10) 438 1288





G2 Ocean Chile SpA
Candelaria Goyenechea 3900
Room 203
Santiago 763-0315

Tel: +56 2 2352 6000
Fax: +56 2 2352 6060




G2 Ocean China Ltd (WFOE)
Room 1804, Citic Plaza
859 Sichuan North Road

Tel: +86 21 2322 2888
Fax: +86 21 6330 8928




G2 Ocean Singapore Pte Ltd
6 Shenton Way
Tower One #44-02
Singapore 068811
Tel : +65 6508 9200
Fax : +65 6508 9201





G2 Ocean Shipping Canada Ltd
Suite 900, 1111 W. Hastings Street

Phone: +1 604 661 2000
Fax: +1 604 685 0242



G2 Ocean
Grieg-Gaarden, C. Sundtsgate 17
P.O.Box 1088 Sentrum,
N0-5809 Bergen, Norway

P: +47 55 23 96 00
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Chief Executive Officer:
Rune Birkeland

Chief Commercial Officer:
Arthur English