MAVI DENIZ Environmental Protection Services Co, our mission is to protect and preserve the ecosystems of our aquatic environments, seas, oceans, rivers, lakes, dams, lagoons, streams and beaches globally through the innovation and development of pollution control to oil spill recovery solutions. MAVI DENIZ Corporation based in Istanbul, Turkey, is an aggressive, privately held by management company. In the early years, the main activity consisted of ship building and ship repairing under the BASARAN Group which the shipyard is located in Pendik, Istanbul, Turkey. MAVI DENIZ is world leader in the market to building of oil recovery vessels. In the shipyard we also building cutter suction dredgers, multi purpose dredgers for dredging market in the World.

Company details

Bagdat cd. Cicek sok. No:12 , Istanbul , Guzelyali 81710 Turkey

Locations Served

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater - Oil Spills
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €

MAVI DENIZ Environmental Protection Services Co, our mission is to protect and preserve the ecosystems of our aquatic environments, seas, oceans, rivers, lakes, dams, lagoons, streams and beaches globally through the innovation and development of pollution control to oil spill recovery solutions.

MAVI DENIZ Corporation based in 0stanbul, Turkey, is an aggressive, privately held by management company. In the early years, the main activity consisted of shipbuilding and shiprepairing under the BASARAN Group. Due to this beneficial co-operation, the company gained valuable experience and understanding of the strengths and limitations of the existing oil recovery and response market.

MAVI DENIZ offers :

  • 24 hour oil spill emergency response services ( oil spill response at sea / on land / pipelines )
  • Chemical spill emergency response services
  • Oil spill response & antipollution equipments manufacturing
  • Offshore logistic and support services
  • Shore lines/waterways cleanning and decontamination/restoration services
  • Site remediation ( canals, dams, lakes, beaches, rocky shores and docks )
  • Dredging services ( mud removal, vegetation removal and sediment controling )
  • Pumping of oil from grounded or sunken vessels, transfer of oil ship to ship, comprehensive diving, marine salvage & towing and wreck removal services
  • Tank Cleanning and gas free services
  • Contingency planning and risk assessment for oil terminals, ports and other high-risk areas and exercises for oil pollution incidents response
  • Equipment rental services
  • Waste management services (collection, storage, transportation, disposal) of collected garbage, heavy residues, oils, sludges and chemicals
  • Consultancy services
  • Training courses

MAVI DENIZ design, manufacture and supply wide variety of state-of-the-art oil spill response equipment and systems to provide high-quality spill response service for all types of pollution ranging from small localised oil spills to large spills on the open sea or on land.

MAVI DENIZ manufacturers & supply of a complete line of oil containment booms, oil skimmers, sorbents (Pad, Booms, Pillows, Particulates, Granules), spill kits, boom reels, storage containers, beach cleaning systems, dispersant spraying systems, pumps, power packs, temporary storage tanks, oily water separator, incinerator, fender systems, anti pollution work boats, debris recovery vessels, oil spill response vessels and dredgers designed to recover oil, chemicals, debris from the surface of water and submerged wastes, solid oils, sediments, vegetations, muds from the bottom of water both in the offshore and inshore.

MAVI DENIZ also provides ecological multipurpose response boats and vessels for garbage collection, oil collection, algae and weed collection, sediment & mud collection, water oxygenation, monitoring, dispersant spraying, boom towing and laying, equipment / personnel transport, patrol, and fire fighting.

Most of the MAVI DENIZ 's equipment has been specially designed 'in house' and has consequently earned international patents and trademarks. This Group had been investing in research and development in the Environment with particular interests in marine ecology since the 90's.

MAVI DENIZ Co, as an oil spill contractor operates and stocks 5 OSRV oil spill response vessels, 2 barges, 2500 mt oil booms, 10000 mt sorbents, 15 oil skimmers, 10 yokohoma fenders, trucks, pumps, hoses, high pressure cleaners, and huge amount of antipollution equipments for emergency situations. Our oil spill recovery vessels are stand by at Bosporus, Marmara Sea, Black Sea, Aegean Sea, Mediterranean Sea to prevent any kind of oil spill that can be occurs in the region. MAVI DENIZ have a global presence that enables us to react quickly and efficiently to every oil spill operation & situation.

The MAVI DENIZ has grown to become one of the leader in the supply of marine and industrial environmental protection services in Turkey. When an oil spill occurs, MAVI DENIZ mobilizes specialized oil spill response equipments, using either its own personnel or personnel under contract, to provide emergency response services for both land and marine oil spills.MAVI DENIZ can provide oil spill response training from Incident Management to operational/safety training for any given situation from major incident to smaller spills.


MAVI DENIZ approved for its integrated quality and environmental management system. It makes Mavi Deniz unique and in the world one of few companies in its sector to obtain approval for an integrated system.

All the activities of the company are certified according to ISO 9001:2000 and the environmental management system according to ISO 14001:2004 certification. The oil spill response equipments and dredging machines are manufactured in Turkey. We are proud of our quality and standarts and the production plant has the internationally recognized ISO 9001 Quality certificate and ISO 14001 Environmental certificate.

Furthermore all the pollution control products and machines supplied by MAVI DENIZ are type approved by the relevant national and international authorities as well as classification societies.

We are accredited through our partners and also now offer MCA and IMO level training courses and have a selection of courses often customised to our customers requirement. We provide the best possible oil spill response equipment packages which are tailored according to contingency plans, local requirement and potential environmental incidents.

MAVI DENIZ authorized for liquid and solid waste reception certificates by the Turkish Ministry of Environment.

Mavi Deniz’s strong support for the environment and self-improvement in the industry is also reflected in the group’s active membership in a number of respected associations ;

  • Chamber of Shipping
  • Marine Pollutions Consortium ( MAPO )
  • Turkish Marine Research Association ( TÜDAV )
  • Turkish Marine Environment Protection Association ( TURMEPA)

Our Vision
The vision of MAVI DENIZ is to be a leader company, in both national and international markets, as an oil spill clean up contractor/ dredging contractor to an oil spill response and remediation equipments producer that pursues the latest technology in areas of environmental protection and renewable energy and by increasing our capacity within the scope of Total Quality Management philosophy aims the satisfaction of the Customers, Employees, Shareholders and all other entities through the economically feasible solutions it presents.

Our Mission
Mavi Deniz is a world-class environmental protection company which, by utilizing its resources most efficiently, produces environmentally sensitive, high-quality, marketable products with minimum cost, but with maximum sales. Our company is open to continuous improvements, innovations, research and developments, has determined its mission to give service globally in conformity with the best technology in the areas of oil spill containment and recovery, dredging, pollution control to protect and preserve the ecosystems of our seas, oceans, rivers, lakes, streams, dams, lagoons, beaches, soils and environment.

With our efficient staff, agencies and services to provide efficiently the most developed products in pollution control and dredging sector and to fulfill the highest customer satisfaction and contributes to the national economy.

Our Core Values

  • Always giving priority to customer satisfaction and quality in production and services.
  • Problem solving.
  • Cost-performance effective solutions through R&D.
  • Efficiency in research and development.
  • Always targeting the best with continuous improvement and improving efficiency.
  • To act honestly and respectfully to our Customers, Employees and Suppliers.
  • To see our employees as the most important value.
  • To adopt team spirit & team work as a principle in terms of a corporate environment.
  • Occupational health and safety.
  • Protect the environment, nature and human healty.