Keystone Shipping Co.


To deliver superior operating performance and ship management at all times. LEARN MORE


Keystone Shipping Company is built for the long term: LEARN MORE


Charles Kurz began his maritime business career in 1909, providing a variety of contracted ship services. LEARN MORE


About us:


The Keystone-Kurz Group of Companies, under the umbrella of Chas Kurz & Co., Inc. comprise a worldwide fleet of vessels transporting bulk cargoes that have ranged from Midwestern grain; to petroleum and petrochemicals; to coal and iron ore; to military equipment of all sizes and types from field hospitals and ammunition to helicopters and Special Forces.


Keystone Shipping

Keystone is a privately owned, full-service shipping company which provides a wide range of exceptional services, from proven high level operating performance to ship construction and maintenance, to accounting and purchasing, to chartering, safety, and operational integrity. Keystone is a dynamic service provider for ocean going, brown water and fresh water cargoes, marine projects, and other related construction projects.


For more than 100 years, Chas. Kurz Co. Inc., and its affiliates have been providing transportation and related services to local, national, and international charterers and customers. The company’s well established core values and business philosophy continue to provide essential guidance for success in all aspects of operation.


Keystone strives to continuously improve upon the best practices in the industry to ensure the safest and most environmentally sound performance, while at the same time, forging new relationships, and expanding and diversifying its portfolio.