The Hartmann Dry Cargo Germany GmbH & Co. KG is specialized in the technically and economically management of dry cargo vessels, focussing on container vessels, bulk carriers and multipurpose vessels. The company is operating the Hartmann owned fleet but also well known as manager for dry cargo vessels of third party owners The good condition of a modern fleet is documented not least in short dry dock times and minimal off-hire.

Ship management ― i.e. the commercial and technical service and care ― of the fleet mainly encompasses the conclusion of the necessary insurance contracts, crewing of the ships, supplying of ships with equipment and provisions, maintenance of the ships and organisation of dry dock times.