As a trusted name in ships husbandry, ship repairs and its maintenance, all fall such critical services fall under Pership’s subsidiary – Asha Agencies.

We know what it takes to be there for you in an emergency. our Hambantota port is just five hours away on the east-west shipping route, making it ideal for any mission critical aspect of a vessele. our services and emergency response teams are standing by for you at all ports in Sri Lanka (Colombo, Galle, Hambantota, and Trincomalee).

Our services include;
  • Clearing and delivery of ship spares.
  • Handling crew changes.
  • Ground and air transport at competitive rates.
  • Arranging hotel accommodation for crew members, Superintendents, Service Engineers at lowest possible rates.
  • Cash to Master.
  • Supply of fresh water.
  • Supply of bunkers.
  • Assistance to bring / return tools under Customs supervision.
  • Supply of interpreters.
  • Obtaining sanitation certificate and / or de-ratting certificates.
  • Arranging medical assistance & disembarkation of crew members in need of medical assistance at any time of the day or night.
  • Comprehensive services in all marine related work:

– Providing tug services.

– Launch utility boat services.

– Flat top barge services in ports of Colombo, Galle and Trincomalee).


  • 24 x 365 days stand-by emergency response teams to attend to urgent requirements of ship owners such as emergency repairs, towing, emergency supplies etc.

This includes planning and coordination with superintendents, ship owners for timely delivery of ship spares and attending to other emergency services required by ship owners such as arranging surveyors, precise monitoring and reporting back to owners.

The only shipping agent in Sri Lanka that can provide comprehensive stowage planning services to its Principals / major shipping lines by maintaining a Stowage Coordination Centre managed by qualified and highly efficient planners using state of the art software  under the supervision of Master Mariners.