Welcome To
Wheelhouse
Shipping Agency

Welcome to Wheelhouse Shipping Agency, a new company formed by merging Empire Shipping Company and Compass Marine Services. The only change for our customers is a larger team with more diversified expertise to address your needs. If your questions aren't answered below, please give us a call.

FAQ
WHAT DOES THE MERGER BETWEEN EMPIRE AND COMPASS MEAN TO CLIENTS?

Wheelhouse merges the expertise and bandwidth of two companies with close to 150 years of combined experience on Canada’s West Coast. Each company has a sterling reputation for looking after our clients' businesses and assets. As Wheelhouse, we are even stronger and better positioned to address our principals' needs, by providing additional support and extended services.

WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS?

In a business climate that grows evermore competitive, we see mutual benefits. Essentially doubled in capacity, our new organization is able to react with extra speed and expertise, satisfying all of our customers' requirements.

HOW WILL OUR EXISTING AGREEMENTS, CONTRACTS, AND RELATIONSHIPS BE HANDLED?

All existing agreements, contracts, and relationships will be honoured, and principals should expect the full support of all members of our merged team. Integrity and confidentiality have been at the core of both previous companies and will continue to be paramount in our merged organization.

WHO DO WE CONTACT IN THIS NEW ORGANIZATION?

For your convenience, our existing emails and phone numbers will be retained and integrated into the new organization. Bruce and Dave will remain key contacts, supported by our committed team for 24/7 operations. For your reference, our new contact details are listed below. Please take this opportunity to update your records.

HOW WILL MY CURRENT APPOINTMENTS OR VESSEL PARTICULARS BE AFFECTED?

All business currently in process will be completed and processed by the company with which you made the agreement. For future appointments, we'll be doing business as Wheelhouse.

Thank you. We look forward to a mutually beneficial future together.

Suite 640 – 1050 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6E 3S7

Phone 604.891.5555 (24 hrs)
Fax 604.891.5544