ARKON Shipping GmbH & Co. KG was foundet in 1995 Mr. Torsten Westphal and the two Haren shipping companies Wessels and Jüngerhans as a separate chartering company.

Today the ARKON-Group manages an exclusive fleet of more than 100 vessels worldwide, making it one of the leading names in the industry.

The Container-Vessels of the Jüngerhans-fleet is commercially managed by ARKON ALLIED CONTAINER GmbH & Co. KG, while the Heavy-Lift-Vessels are under commercial management of ARKON SHIPPING & PROJECTS GmbH & Co. KG.