About us

United Bulk Carriers (UBC) was established 1st of May 2001 as a member of the Hartmann Group. UBC has its headquarters in the Philadelphia area, USA, and since November 2018, UBC also has  a satellite office in Hamburg, Germany.

The principals, managers and employees have for decades been engaged in traditional ship owning and as such have earned a reputation of professionalism, competence and excellence of service. As markets and industries expand, our flexible fleet and technology grant us the capability to meet future challenges with confidence. Our customers have placed their trust in us to operate and provide an efficient and superior service, and UBC has responded by continuously committing to further improve the quality of our services and satisfy our customers’ transportation and logistical needs.

The UBC fleet consists of different series of Bulk Carriers in the range from 31,000 to 39,000dwt and Pneumatic Cement Carriers around 8,400dwt.

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