Wilhelmsen Representatives

Since 1974, Calpac Traders Ltd. has acted as agents in Malta for Unitor Ship Services, one of the world’s leading suppliers of all types of gases; gas and electric welding equipment, air tools, refrigeration and cleaning equipment, fire, rescue and safety equipment, marine chemicals and all other marine related equipment, for whom we supply the contracted vessels calling at Malta. We also undertake the inspection and servicing of portable fire extinguishers; breathing apparatus sets; fixed CO2, Halon, Dry powder and Foam systems, for which we issue certificates on behalf of Unitor.

The international regulations governing safety at sea get tougher every year and ship owners and operators are becoming more aware of the need for compliance to established standards for safety equipment and systems. Wilhelmsen Ships Service sets the standard for the supply of fire, rescue and safety related equipment and systems to vessels and offers a comprehensive range of quality marine chemicals. A worldwide network provides the optimum distribution channel for the supply of chemicals to vessels and within this network, Calpac Traders assists highly competent marine chemical specialists provide application and technical support to vessels calling at Malta.

Marine chemicals range covers the following:

  • Fuel Oil Treatment
  • Cooling Water Treatment
  • Boiler Water Treatment
  • Cleaning & Maintenance Chemicals
  • Tank and Cargo Hold Cleaning
  • Biochemicals
  • Chemical Test Kits for Water Testing and Fuel Oil Treatment
  • Dosing Equipment
  • Oil Spill Kits

Calpac Traders also supplies gases for welding, purging, padding, calibration as well as medical applications, on behalf of Wilhelmsen Ships Services. Gas central installations, outlet station and leak detection systems are developed to offer safe and environmental friendly gas distribution solutions for on board use. Wilhelmsen Ships Service provides a wide range of Unicool Marine Refrigerants. The unique Enviro Return Management programme allows for the legal and environmentally sound disposal of used refrigerants and halons. The total offer is complimented by a flexible recovery cylinder solution as well as a cost-efficient marine secondary refrigerant for use in indirect cooling systems.