Partnership class

Six state-of-the-art LNG vessels to be delivered by 2019.

Our Fleet

We manage an international fleet of 49 vessels, from the incredibly handy ‘MR Handysize’ to the colossal VLCC.


There are many opportunities within BP Shipping that can provide you with a thoroughly rewarding career, offering a mix of what you are good at, what you like to do, and what the organisation needs.

BP Shipping Centenary

BP Shipping is the oldest continually operating heritage company in the BP Group, starting life as the British Tanker Company in 1915 and formed to carry products for the Anglo-Persian Oil Company.

BP Shipping provides safe, efficient, environmentally responsible marine and shipping solutions in support of BP Group strategies. In BP Shipping, we manage BP Group hydrocarbon transportation activities safely, efficiently and responsibly in accordance with regulatory requirements and through the application of the OMS framework. We also support BP Group activities with marine expertise and advice.

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