Corporate Overview

Who We Are & What We Do

Maersk Line, Limited (MLL) is an American company, headquartered in Virginia with offices in Norfolk and Reston that provides U.S. flag transportation and ship management to government and commercial customers. As a business within Maersk Group, MLL combines experience, maritime expertise and global intermodal capability. Since 1983, we have managed and operated over 110 vessels of varying types and sizes. With one of the largest U.S. flag fleets in commercial service, we employ approximately 3,500 U.S. mariners annually and work with all the major U.S. maritime unions.

Our scope of services encompasses:

U.S. Flag Transportation Services

We offer flexible and reliable end-to-end distribution for U.S. government cargo, from military sustainment and humanitarian aid to complex unit moves and assorted breakbulk items.


U.S. Marine Management Inc.

MLL operates noncombatant ships for the U.S. government and charters a fleet of tankers to deliver a wide range of government and commercial cargoes around the world at competitive prices.


Farrell Lines, a subsidiary of MLL, offers roll-on/roll-off shipping services to the U.S. military. Farrell Lines operates pure car/truck carriers under U.S. flag to meet worldwide distribution requirements of the armed forces.

Our efforts are guided by our corporate values, including continuous improvement and environmental stewardship. We seek every day to build greater confidence in our maritime and transportation services and strengthen our partnership with our customers.