International Ship Auctions

CW Kellock & Co have been the appointed brokers, auctioneers and valuers to the Admiralty Marshal of the Courts of Justice in England and Wales for over 150 years.

English Law is recognised world-wide, particularly in maritime matters, and, uniquely, it provides for the maximisation of returns to creditors through the proactive marketing of ships to be sold.

CW Kellock are regularly retained:-

a. by creditors with assets arrested in other jurisdictions, who require the sale of those assets to be properly marketed worldwide;

b. by buyers intending to bid on vessels at auctions, wherever located.

Forthcoming Ship Auctions

CW Kellock & Co are the appointed brokers, auctioneers and valuers to the Admiralty Marshal of the Courts of Justice in England and Wales.

They have recently also conducted ship auctions on behalf of judiciaries in the USA, Jamaica, Northern Ireland and Trinidad & Tobago, and have been retained for marketing by the mortgagees of ships arrested in many other jurisdictions world-wide.

No forthcoming auctions at this time

Although particulars of vessels and dates of auction are given in good faith they are not guaranteed: any persons wishing to rely on them should make their own enquiries.

Motor Fishing Vessel ‘White Heather VI’

Built: 1981. Hull: Steel . GT: 86 . Length: 20.82m . Beam: 6.30m . Draft: 3.41m . Engine: Caterpillar 3412 -375kw Lister auxiliary in ER . Hydraulics: 3x split winches, Twin Rigg Split net drum & 5.5m Thistle lift crane and power block head . Electronics: 1 x Satellite communication system, 3 x ICOM DSC Vhf radio’s, JRC MF/HF DSC, 3 X Furuno GPS, JRC GPS 3D Compass, Koden & Furuno Radar, Furuno colour Sounder, Simrad auto-pilot, Neovo colour plotters.

 It appears (without guarantee) that in recent years the vessel  has had a new drive shaft, cleaned and painted water tanks, and cleaned fuel tanks. No fishing licence is offered with sale.

 The vessel was built and operated as a twin rigg trawler and before being laid-up operated as an offshore Guard Vessel. The vessel has been lying out of the water at Grimsby, UK, since about mid 2019.     

The above and any further particulars which may be given by the Admiralty Marshal or by CW Kellock & Co Ltd are and will be given in good faith but no responsibility is accepted for their accuracy. Purchasers must make their own independent enquiries. 

The vessel is to be sold by sealed tender, as is where is at the time of sale, on the Admiralty Marshal’s Conditions of Sale. 

Offers may be submitted in sealed envelopes marked ‘White Heather VI’ or by email, and should be received by the exclusive brokers, CW Kellock & Co Ltd, latest by 1200 hours midday on 

Monday 15th August 2022 

For permission to inspect and Conditions of Sale buyers apply to:- 

CW Kellock & Co Ltd

Eggar Forrester, Dashwood House, 69 Old Broad Street, London, EC2M 1QS

Phone +44-20-7448-1395  kellock@eggarforrester.com

Admiralty Marshal Notices

CW Kellock & Co. are the appointed brokers and valuers to the Admiralty Marshal of the Courts of Justice in England and Wales.

Other notices

CW Kellock & Co. have recently also conducted ship auctions on behalf of judiciaries in the USA, Jamaica, Northern Ireland and Trinidad & Tobago.

They and have been retained for marketing by the mortgagees of ships arrested in many other jurisdictions world-wide.

Testimonials

CW Kellock & Co's long association with judicial auctions has given them enormous experience which they apply to court sales throughout the world. Auctions are usually conducted promptly, and the window of opportunity for buyers can be narrow. Contact us for advice: kellock@eggarforrester.com

CW Kellock & Co have acted in auctions in over 20 countries on 6 continents, and are currently in particular demand in the USA.

- 'Your work definitely increased the interest in this judicial sale and the price paid for the vessel.' - US Lawyer

- 'Not only do Kellocks have knowledge, experience and contacts in the shipping markets but they also have experience of operating with the court and its processes' - Admiralty Marshal

- "Congratulations on setting the standard with the online video conference auction." - International bidder

- "The way the auction was managed was so professional." - International lawyer

- "Thank you for all your assistance in achieving the sale of the vessel yesterday in difficult circumstances." - UK lawyer

- "It was a very good experience and you handled the process perfectly" - International bidder

- 'We could not have done it without you' - US lawyer

- 'CW Kellock’s services for the sale (from start to finish) is greatly appreciated. We have reached up to 19 bidders and achieved an outstanding price at the end. I would like to thank you and your colleagues for all the efforts and hard work put into this sale and for finalizing it without any issues. It has been truly pleasing to get such a successful result at the end of a very long and painful process.' - International shipowner

ADMIRALTY COURT SALE BY TENDER - SOLD

Product tanker: “Tecoil Polaris”

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock

Built 1990 at Vogogradskiy, Russia

IMO: 8883290

Deadweight: 2,821 tonnes.

U.S. MARSHALS SERVICE SALE BY AUCTION - SOLD

Bulkcarrier ‘MARINE PRINCESS’   SOLD FOR US$ 16,400,000 - FEBRUARY 2022

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock

Abt 35,500 dwt on 10.11m draft.

Built 2012 COSCO Guangdong.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT - SOLD

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock

Heavy Load Carrier – Semi Submersible - RoRo

‘OCEAN FORCE’

IMO – 8215613.

Built 1983 by Husumer Schiffswerft, Germany.

DWT abt 4393

VLCC “CHLOE V” SOLD FOR US$ 42,100,000 - JANUARY 2022

CW Kellock & Co Ltd were exclusively retained by the mortgagees to promote this sale.

Abt 328,357 DWT

Blt 2011 Daewoo

U.S. MARSHALS SERVICE - SOLD BY AUCTION

Bulkcarrier mv EVOLUTION

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock

24,306 dwt. Built 1995 Saiki Heavy Industries Co Ltd , Japan.

SOLD FOR USD 1,340,000

ADMIRALTY COURT SALES - SURVEY VESSEL 'POSEIDON' : SOLD

Multi-purpose survey vessel “Poseidon” 

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock     

793 dwt. Built 1974 at Pasajes, Spain

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Notice is hereby given that the Admiralty Marshal has sold the ship 'POSEIDON'’ by the order of the Admiralty High Court in an action in rem against the vessel by Arthuir Smith (Grimsby) Limited reference AD-2021-000042.. The gross proceeds of sale of the ‘POSEIDON’ in the sum of Euro 262,695 has been paid into Court.

The order of priority of the claims against the sale of the barge will not be determined by the Court until after the expiration of 28 days from this notice.

Any person with a claim against the ship or proceeds of sale thereof, on which he intends to proceed to judgment, should do so before the expiration of the said period.

Such claims should be directed through the Admiralty Court and NOT by way of application to the Admiralty Marshal.

P. Farren
3 September 2021

Admiralty Marshal
Rolls Building
Rolls Buildings
Fetter Lane
London
EC4A 1NL

General Cargo Ship "LIVA GRETA" (ex "Elstar") 

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock

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Notice is hereby given that the Admiralty Marshal has sold the ship ‘LIVA GRETA’ of the port of LATVIA, by the order of the Admiralty High Court in an action in rem against the vessel by The Mersey Docks and Harbour Company Limited in action AD-2020-000159. The gross proceeds of sale of the ‘LIVA GRETA’ in the sum of £55,000 has been paid into court.

The order of the priority of the claims against the sale of the vessel will not be determined by the Court until after the expiration of 2 months from this notice.

Any person with a claim against the vessel or proceeds of sale thereof, on which he intends to proceed to judgement, should do so before the expiration of the said period.

Such claims should be directed through the Admiralty Court and NOT by way of application to the Admiralty Marshal

W Orton
14 April 2021 

Deputy Admiralty Marshal
Rolls Building
Rolls Buildings
Fetter Lane
London
EC4A 1NL

ADMIRALTY COURT SALES - CRUISE SHIPS: SOLD

All exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock:-

VASCO DA GAMA

IMO: 8919245, Built: 1993, Fincantieri

SOLD BY CW KELLOCK & CO FOR US$ 10,187,000

 

COLUMBUS

IMO: 8611398, Built: 1989, Chanters de l’Altantique-St. Nazair

SOLD BY CW KELLOCK & CO FOR US$ 5,321,000

  

ASTOR

 IMO: 8506373, Built: 1987, Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft

SOLD BY CW KELLOCK & CO FOR US$ 1,710,000

 

MAGELLAN

IMO: 8217881, Built: 1985, Aalborg Vaerft

SOLD BY CW KELLOCK & CO for US$ 3,431,000

 

MARCO POLO

IMO: 6417097, Built: 1965, Mathias-Thesen Werft

SOLD BY CW KELLOCK & CO for US$ 2,770,000

  SHERRIFF’S SALE SINGAPORE – SOLD BY TENDER

“SAM JAGUAR” (IMO 9637428)

CW Kellock & Co Ltd were exclusively retained by the mortgagees to promote this sale.

Bulkcarrier 57,453 dwt. Built 2013 STX Jinghae

SOLD FOR US$ 10,655,000

HIGH COURT OF GUJARAT INDIA – SOLD BY TENDER

“SAM HAWK” (IMO 9637416)

CW Kellock & Co Ltd were exclusively retained by the mortgagees to promote this sale.

Bulkcarrier 57,200 dwt o built  2013 STX Changwon

SOLD FOR US$ 10,255,000

U.S. DISTRICT COURT - SOLD BY AUCTION
Containership “ARICA”

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock

Built December 2007, Yangfan Group, Zhoushan.

2872 teu

SOLD FOR US$ 6,500,000
U.S. DISTRICT COURT - SOLD BY AUCTION
Bulkcarrier “SAM EAGLE”

Exlusively in the hands of CW Kellock 

Abt 32,581 DWT. Built 02010 Jiangsu Zhenjiang

Sold for US$ 4,747,777