Welcome to Mercator Limited
Mercator Lines Ltd. is Now Mercator Limited
Mercator Limited (earlier known as Mercator Lines Ltd) is Mumbai based International organisation.
As a group, Mercator has diversified business interests in Coal, Oil & Gas, Commodity Transportation and Dredging.
Mercator group's enterprising spirit has made a mark and the group has grown over 5 times its size over the last 10 years. As a group, the aim is to continue this legacy of growth and its focus on the business’ it has developed over the years.
From humble beginnings, Mercator has diversified from being only a “Shipping” company to an “Energy focused conglomerate”. The logo of Mercator appropriately reflects this focus on Energy.
The group’s business are as below:
COAL: The group owns and operates various coal Mines in Indonesia and also holds a mining license in Mozambique. The coal business offers not just commodities but also complete logistics solutions for its customers from mine to the point of usage. The services include infrastructure facility sharing at the mine end – haul road, stockpile, crushing unit, jetty etc. and stockpile, loading/un-loading, last mine connectivity etc. at the user end. The business also undertakes trading of coal internationally.
OIL & GAS: The group has presence in upstream sector through block ownership, project execution and services. It has constructed, owns and operates a Floating Production Unit (FPU) currently deployed in Nigerian waters. An FPU is a combination of a Mobile Offshore Production Unit (MOPU) and a Floating Storage & Offloading (FSO) vessel. It also owns four oil & gas blocks - two of which are in the prolific Cambay basin (Gujarat), India while the other two are present in shallow offshore waters of Myanmar. All these blocks are in the exploration stage. Additionally, it is in the last stages of completing an EPCIC (EPC + Installation and commissioning) project for conversion of a Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (MODU) to a MOPU.
Commodity Transportation: Mercator Ltd. is amongst the leading Indian companies in this sector. It undertakes transportation of various commodities ranging from Crude Oil, Petroleum Products – liquid & gas and other bulk commodities like coal, iron-ore etc. for various national and international companies. It owns and operates a diverse fleet of vessels comprising VLCC, VLGC, MRs and Panamaxs. It also owns and operates a FSO in India.
Dredging: Mercator Ltd. serves the huge infrastructure needs of the Indian ports with its various Dredgers capable of both capital and maintenance works. Mercator under-takes various dredging projects to helps improve and maintain drafts of the shipping channels at ports.