LCT “Warangoi”

Coastal Shipping & Charters

Our barging business commenced forty (40) years ago and has proven to be fairly successful giving rise to an increase in our fleet. Our core business in this area of our business is long & short “CHARTERING” to the Gas, Oil & Mining clients..

ENBPS trading as Dawapia Shipping Limited is well capitalized and currently owns and operates three (3) conventional vessel Landing craft vessels LCT  “Warangoi” under international RINA Class and LCT  “Toriu” under BV Class and LCT  “Rabaul” under PNG Class. We also operate a 17m catamaran “ST. George” under PNG Class. We commenced operating under our own management on April 2011. The LCT “Toriu” was purchased in Abu Dhabi and LCT “Warangoi” from Dubai. There after we ordered a new build LCT  “Rabaul” from Sebu Malaysia which was delivered on Dec. 2012, and then the “St. George” 17m catamaran from Sydney Australia delivered under her own power via Sydney/Gold Coast/Cairns/Alotau to Rabaul East New Britain Province on July 2014, with all vessels registered under PNG flag.

ENBPS was issued with Company Document of Compliance (DOC) under the provision of International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea 1974, as amended under the authority of the Government of Papua New Guinea by National Maritime Safety Authority (NMSA). A document that is required by International regulations to ensure that the company can safely operates the ships.

Company DPA – Ships Management.


ENBPS employed a Filipino expatriate as Marine Safety Manager and was designated as company DPA. He has eleven (11) years’ experience as Marine Cargo, Hull Surveyor and P & I Club surveyor. Ten (10) years’ experience as Quality Safety Assurance Officer in one of the largest shipping company in Philippines that operates a fleet of 28 roro passenger/cargo, passenger cargo, and container cargo ships and has a seven (7) years’ overseas experience as Ship Superintendent, Marine Safety Manager, CSO, and DPA.


Kind of Vessel        : Landing Craft GRT                       

                                 : 876.00 GRT
Reg. Dimensions  : 64.64 x 13.6 x 3.68 m
Fuel                         : Diesel
Main Engine           :  x 2 YANMAR
CLASS                     :  RINA -Registro Italiano Navale



Kind of Vessel        : Landing Craft
GRT                          : 1000 GRT
Reg. Dimensions :  58.00 x 14.00 x 3.26 m
Fuel                        : Diesel
Main Engine          : x 2 CATERPILLAR
CLASS                    : BUREAU VERITAS


Kind of Vessel        : Landing Craft
GRT                         : 113.00 GRT
Reg. Dimensions  : 22.58 x 7.00 x 2.20 m
Fuel                         : Diesel
Main Engine           : x 2 Caterpillar
CLASS                    : N/A
Flag                        : PNG



Our boat is used for trips to the Simpson Harbor, Duke of York Island for half day or full day. We can also offer day trips to West Coast New Ireland, North Coast ENB to Cape Lambert, South Coast ENB to Tol, as well as extended overnight trips to destinations such as Kavieng, Jaul Island, Pomio, Uvol, Talele Islands, Pondo, and even as far as Bialla and Kimbe. You can book our boat for as long as you like, and we’ll assist you with provisioning etc., if required. We have two fully qualified PNG crew to handle the vessel and look after all equipment etc.


Pricing for these extended trips are supplied on request and depend on distance, time, catering requirements, etc. but we can adjust everything to suit your requirements. We have game fishing rods/reels on board and top of the range dive compressor to suit scuba diving needs.


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Our Stevedoring Division has significant expertise, and is operated by a professional, dedicated and experienced workforce, coupled with specialized.