Friends Group of Companies


Shipping & Port Services


Shipping & Port Services

Friends Group is a name to reckon within the shipping industry, Gautam Freight Private Limited and Arvind V. Joshi & Co. as the Group's premier shipping solutions & port service providers. Together, these companies are engaged in activities ranging from Stevedoring, Lighterage, Cargo Handling, Dry Cargo Storage & Warehousing, Logistics, Clearing & Forwarding, Agency Services, Container Freight Station, Custom House Agent as well as Grain Cleaning and Neem Coating support. Both the group companies work in unison with one another and adhere to all international standard of shipping.

Equipment Support for Shipping Solutions & Port Services :
In shipping we understand essence of timing for which the Group has an array of heavy - duty equipment to support its Shipping Solutions, Port Services and Cargo Handling with 2 Mobile Harbour Cranes with a lifting capacity 104 MT, Manitowoc Mobile Crane with lifting capacity 140 MT and 2 Liebherr A954 material handler for speedy barge operations. In addition also has:

  • 1000KVA & 5OO KVA, CAT and Other DG sets
  • 66 Wheel Loaders
  • 72 Excavators
  • 150+ Dumpers, Trailers,Trucks
  • 16 supportive Cranes
  • 165 Grabs
  • 6 Reach Stackers
  • 18 Sea Going Barges
  • 4 Tugs & Launches
  • 1 Bunker Barge
  • Forklifts
  • Air Compressors


  • Barges

  • Equipments

  • Grab

  • Libherr Shore Crane

  • Crane