As a subsidiary of Tüpraş, we provide marine management and tanker services within Koç Group with our large tanker fleet and marine vessels.
With our experienced staff and with the strength of TAFF, Tüpraş and Koç Holding, we successfully carry out our operations in many parts of the world.
As DİTAŞ - Deniz İşletmeciliği ve Tankerciliği A.Ş., we continue our tanker management activities, which we started in 1974, with our owned crude oil tankers, petroleum products / chemical tankers and time chartered tankers.
As Ditaş Shipping, we provide brokerage services to our parent company Tüpraş, Türkiye's largest industrial company, by finding suitable vessels in national and international markets for the transportation of crude oil and petroleum product cargoes.
As of May 2008, we have been providing strait agency services for our own vessels and time chartered vessels and general agency services for FOB crude oil purchases and product sales of TUPRAS refineries.
As Ditaş, we provide terminal vetting services for ships arriving at Tüpraş's Izmit and Izmir refineries.
With the tugboats and other marine vessels we own, the tugboat services required by Tüpraş İzmir Aliağa and İzmit Tütünçiflik Refineries are carried out. These services amount to around 3,600 ship maneuvers per year in both regions combined.
Ditaş pilotage organization provides uninterrupted service on behalf of Tüpraş İzmir Refinery in Aliağa administrative port area. All of the vessels handled are tankers and can reach up to VLCC size.
Ditaş 2023 Company Run Seminar was held on 21-22 December at Divan Faruk Ilgaz Facilities, with the participation of our company management team, captains, chief engineers and officers.
Our new oil tanker T.Balat joined our fleet as of 26.10.2023. T.Balat, a Chinese chemical product tanker built in 2022, stands out with its environmentalist feature with less fuel consumption.
With the Women Seafarers Success Scholarship Program, which we launched in cooperation with the Vehbi Koç Foundation in order to support women's employment in the maritime sector, we show women's leadership at sea.
At the Hackathon held at Mext Technology Center on June 6-7-8, our colleagues completed low-code trainings in cooperation with Microsoft and designed digital applications with new generation software solutions.
In the council held in Dubai with the participation of our General Manager Hakan Karaca, many issues including decarbonization, GHG Emissions and ETS, sanctions and security were discussed.
We laid a wreath in the Bosphorus in memory of the Maritime Pilots who lost their lives at the Commemoration Ceremony for the Martyrs of the Profession held at the Beylerbeyi campus of the Directorate General of Coastal Safety, which we attended together with our General Manager Hakan Karaca, our Senior Management and our Maritime Pilots.
Sustainability is a core value for Ditaş for the long-term health and success of our employees, our business and the environment in which we work. We focus on the future with an innovative approach as well as a commitment to safety and environmental practices.