10 Years

Our team have been in the shipping and marine industry for over a decade. We strive on exceeding expectations and our loyal clients will be the first to tell you that our efficiency and effectiveness
is second to none.

Adetunji Ladele | Head of Operations

Blue Phoenix Marine is a 100% Nigerian owned company with Head Quarters in the United Kingdom. The company was established to be an international player with regional strength as a provider of shipping, offshore marine logistics support, underwater IRM (Inspection, Repair and Maintenance) of ships and rigs and offshore platforms in West Africa.

Emphasising world-class performance, a long-term approach, innovation, ethics and a strong technical alliance, Blue Phoenix delivers a flexible and value-adding portfolio to help customers achieve their strategic goals.

With extensive experience in West Africa, the founders have a sound understanding of the local landscape and have created strong local infrastructure where traditionally such foundations do not exist.


Blue Phoenix Deepwater Nigeria is the local subsidiary and the West African operations arm of the group. We have our headquarters in the UK, marine operations base in Apapa Lagos and Administrative office in Abuja, Nigeria.

Our regional offices in West Africa provide us with the valuable local knowledge and operational support we need to operate with maximum efficiency at an international level. This has proved especially important when conducting business with foreign businesses and international companies operating in the region.


Blue Phoenix in conjunction with technical partners, - UMC International (V Ships Group) and Subtech Group have established a Rapid Response Diving and Inspection facility covering Lagos, Lome, Ghana and other locations in West Africa.

We provide an autonomous, rapid response offshore dive work boat equipped to engage all our services up to 30m water depth; in response all our client needs in the shallow zones including O&G and commercial fleet, ports, distressed vessels, rigs, semi subs and offshore terminals.

We have the ability to respond to underwater IRM (Inspection, Repair & Maintenance) operations within the port limits in the following locations:

  1. Lagos
  2. Cotonou
  3. Lome
We maintain and comply with IMCA and UK diving regulations at work guidelines for all our diving operations. Our economical dive support vessel has an IMCA DO 40 Diving system complete with and all associated tooling and 2 hydraulic Hull cleaning systems on board. It will also be maintained in accordance with IMCA DO 18 guidance at all times.


To be a profitable and highly effective; efficient international player in Underwater; Topside asset IRM (Inspection, Repair; Maintenance). We will be a shining pride of Africa and a gift to the world.


To provide innovative, cost effective, flexible and value-adding portfolio of first-class products and services to help our customers achieve their strategic goals.

  • Passion
  • Accountability
  • Integrity
  • Discipline

Why Choose Us?


We are higly experienced
within the marine industry.


We are experts in our field
and operate effectively.


Our network of contacts is vast
and opens doors to possibilities.


Our work ethics are based on
integrity, discipline and accountability.