Project, Marine & Specialised Logistics

Project & Specialised Logistics

Project Logistics

  • Breakbulk & out of gauge containerised cargo.
  • RORO (Roll On/Roll Off) shipping options.
  • Vessel chartering options, either part or full charter.
  • Air charter services.
  • Specialists in marine, machine, modular building logistics.
  • Full vessel planning and management solutions.
  • Local and global connections.
  • Full end-to-end project management.

Our specialist project division aims to provide solutions even to the most complex cargo requirements.

Nautica Shipping

Marine Logistics

Yacht & Boat shipping

When shipping boats and yachts, we offer global shipping and logistics solutions tailored to your individual needs. Whether it be importing or exporting, we can handle it.

Our services can include (but not limited to):

  • Collection/delivery requirements to/from factory or marina.
  • Loading, lashing & securing.
  • Marine & loadmasters survey.
  • Yacht mast de-rigging & cradle building.
  • Import/export customs clearances & documentation handling.
  • Fumigation & bio-security cleaning (if required).
  • Port to port ocean freight.
  • Skipper repositioning & on water services (if required).


Marine logistics caters to all areas of the marine industry. 

From shipping:

  • Sails & battens.
  • Masts/rigs & booms.
  • Engines, parts and accessories.
  • Dangerous goods & high-value shipments.
  • Any other marine-based commodity.

Our services can be tailored to meet all the demands and needs of our marine-based clients.

Team logistics

Sailing teams require specific needs to meet their regattas around the world, and to a budget. Often special setup is required for the temporary import of marine craft, parts, accessories and gear to accompany teams on their quest.

We collaborate with teams and agents across the globe to meet these demands and ensure our teams do not have to worry about a single logistical aspect of the process.

Our specialist project division aims to provide solutions even to the most complex cargo requirements.

Vehicle Logistics

Import & Export

Nautica makes global shipping of your vehicle(s) easy. We can handle every aspect along the way to ensure your vehicle(s) is/are cared for from the moment it is collected until the moment it is delivered.

We have door-to-door services available.

These include:

  • Overseas collection or delivery and handling.
  • Export/import documentation and clearances.
  • Ocean freight either via RORO or containerised options.
  • Port handling and stevedoring.
  • Border and bio-security checks.

The main trade lanes we service are:

  • Japan to New Zealand and Australia.
  • UK to New Zealand and Australia.
  • USA to New Zealand and Australia.
  • Trans-tasman.
  • Exports from NZ to global destinations.

High-end & Special Vehicles

Our partnership with Kaighin Motor Co in the UK gives clients the ability to source new, near new, high-end and classic/specialty vehicles directly for the New Zealand market.

We can provide:

  • Sourcing agent of specific vehicles.
  • Find VAT Qualifying vehicles (if available).
  • Shipping & logistics solutions to NZ.
  • NZ vehicle certification, registration & on-roads.
  • Vehicle grooming, Sat Nav conversions and other ancillary services for vehicles on arrival.
  • Vehicle transport throughout NZ.
  • Foreign exchange services to help our clients get the right rates.
  • Third-party vehicle warranties, through Autosure.