[bluester] has been recognized as an important element for the digitalization of processes in the maritime industry and therefore receives support by the European Regional Development Fund.
The Marketplace and Process Facilitator for
Ship Managers and Suppliers of Maritime Support Services

[bluester] has been recognized as an important element for the digitalization of processes in the maritime industry and therefore receives support by the European Regional Development Fund.
Get connected - easily!

We believe in people cooperating and working together.
Therefore we dedicate our creativity to connect people and to make business easy.
Every decision we take is based on what we deem to be essential for good relations: sincerity and integrity.

Sebastian Peter Fischer & Christoph Oliver Kiese
Ship Managers source services
  • Best quotations from all available Suppliers!
  • Request up to 3 different ports in just one simple step!
  • All professional service, authorization, quality and contract details at a glance!
  • Best quality Suppliers at the best price - effortless and in no time!
Service Suppliers market services
  • Professional, standardized and actual  RFQs from Ship Managers
  • Fully qualified and best rated shipping customers from all over the world !
  • Minimized data entry, no additional workloads!
  • Agents, brokers and other intermediaries cut out!
[bluester] – we make connections – you make business!
Safety Services - Diving Services - Radio/ Navigation Services - Inspection of Lifting Equipment and Gear - Loadtesting
Start your [bluester] experience now!
Superintendents, Vessel Managers, Operators and Purchasers
Sign up and start using [bluester]!
  • No need to set up a contract on your company`s level!
  • No need to change any of your existing ways of doing business!
  • Registration, membership and service free of charge!
  • Use on an as need basis!
  • No data exploitation, full data security and privacy!
How do you source, contract and handle
maritime support services today?


Compare with [bluester] here!
Service Suppliers
Sign up and expand your direct business!
  • Remain in full control of your business aspects/ workflows!
  • Success based fee of only 1,9% of offer amount!
  • Registration and membership free of charge!
  • Terms of winning offers displayed in anonymized form to Suppliers losing their bid!
  • No data exploitation, full data security and privacy!
How do you market, sell and handle
your services today?


Compare with [bluester] here!

[bluester] – we make connections – you make business!


What is [bluester]?

  • [bluester] is the first open global matching marketplace and process facilitator in the maritime industry
  • [bluester] is 100% transparent
  • [bluester] is 100% unbiased
  • [bluester] is 100% impartial
  • [bluester] is 100% fair

What is [bluester] not?

  • [bluester] is not a search engine for the cheapest price!
  • [bluester] is not an online yellow pages!
  • [bluester] is not an online message board!
  • [bluester] is no cloud software or software on demand

[bluester] is a matching platform!

What do I need to use [bluester]?

  • commitment
  • credibility
  • trustworthiness
  • fair business attitude
  • drive to develop the maritime industry for the better

What does [bluester] do?

  • [bluester] matches Ship Managers with Service Suppliers for concrete and actual business
  • [bluester] is based on detailed requests and related detailed offers
  • [bluester] tells you exactly who you will do business with
  • [bluester] allows you to contract directly with your business partner after you have been matched
  • [bluester] enhances business quality through a simple, transparent rating system

What does [bluester] not do?

  • [bluester] does not interfere with your own workflows and processes
  • [bluester] does not interfere with the way you do business
  • [bluester] does not require you to do any internal changes

Which services shipping companies source/ service suppliers market on [bluester]?

  • Safety Services
  • Diving Services
  • Radio/ Navigation Services
  • Inspection of Lifting Equipment and Gear
  • Loadtesting

What about my own and current workflow?

  • [bluester] does not interfere with your own workflows and processes
  • [bluester] does not interfere with the way you do business
  • [bluester] does not require you to do any internal changes
  • [bluester] is simplifying your processes making them much more efficient without changing the structure of your organisation and setup

What about my control of business and confidentiality?

  • [bluester] keeps all your data confidential
  • [bluester] does not at any time disclose any identifiable data to other users or competitors (until you consent to do business with “your match”)
  • [bluester] keeps you in full control of all your business aspects

Why do you need to register to see what [bluester] is about?

  • [bluester] is a matching platform! It is not online yellow pages, not an online message board, not an online agency!
  • [bluester] matches the service needs of merchant vessels with capabilities of service suppliers
  • [bluester] only gives individual and concrete benefit – for exactly and only your own requirements and needs!

What are the benefits I get through [bluester]?

  • [bluester] is saving you money to source (Ship Manager) or market (Service Supplier) a service
  • [bluester] is giving access to all service providers and shipping companies at your fingertips
  • [bluester] brings down indirect costs of sourcing/ selling and service execution by facilitation of processes
  • [bluester] is enhancing the quality of service and business by direct and fair feedback
  • [bluester] gives access to expert knowledge and auxiliary third party services at low cost

Who created [bluester] and who is running/ operating [bluester]?

  • [bluester] is created and operated by German industry experts (formerly assigned to DNV GL)
  • [bluester] is funded through the European Regional Development Fund
  • [bluester] is supported by major German shipping companies and international service suppliers

How much does [bluester] cost?

  • [bluester] is free of charge to Ship Managers
  • [bluester] only charges 1,9% of agreed contract amount as fee from Service Suppliers
  • [bluester] gives up to two contracts gained via [bluester] free of charge to Service Suppliers for a limited time!
  • [bluester] only charges per successful use
  • [bluester] has no subscription or hidden fees
  • Our described service, the sourcing of services through [bluester], is free of charge to Shipping Companies as long as this service function is not being misused by placing an illegitimate number of service requests which would harm the interests of Service Suppliers signed up to [bluester]. Rules of interaction are described in the [bluester] Terms of Use.

What will [bluester] do in the future?

  • [bluester] will offer more auxiliary services to make managing, scourcing/ selling and execution of services more efficient
  • [bluester] provide expert knowledge at low cost

Are there any hidden traps in the [bluester] Terms of Use and Privacy Policy?

  • rules set out are to the largest extend based on common sense in regards to internet use/ services
  • no obligations but following the rules set out and explained on the platform
  • no contract duration obligation
  • no fees for registration
  • no fees setting up and holding an account
  • no data collection/ exploitation
  • total data privacy and security
Still have some questions? Give us a call or send us an email!
We are real people here to support your business!


+49 4102 6076922 or support@bluester.net
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BLUESTER GMBH
Hagener Allee 70c . 22926 Ahrensburg . (GER)
+49 4102 6076922 . mail@bluester.net
Registration Court/ District Court Lübeck (Germany) HRB 16376 HL . VAT-ID: DE305092639
Managing Directors: Christoph Oliver Kiese, Sebastian Peter Fischer

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