About Us

Cullen Metcalfe & Co Ltd was established in 1968.

The founder, John Metcalfe’s core values of prompt service and attention to detail remain as important today as 50 years ago.

This family run company understands the specific requirements of the marine industry. We support the ship suppliers and chandlers throughout the world by providing quality and competitively priced products that their customers demand.

We have offices in England and Singapore with a product presence in most major ports world-wide.

Cullen Metcalfe is an active member of ISSA , the British Association of Ship Suppliers,
the Singapore Association of Ship Suppliers and IMPA.

The Ship Suppliers’ Supplier!

Our core product is DRY CARGO hatch sealing tape. DRY CARGO tape was developed in association with our London based manufacturing partner in 1970.  It is constantly upgraded to ensure we continue to supply a quality hatch tape. Through extensive operational use, DRY CARGO has been shown to be reliable and totally fit for purpose. Ship suppliers can offer this competitively priced tape with confidence. Stocks are available from production in London and through distributors in most major ports world-wide.

Our product range also includes petrolatum corrosion protection tape, DRIZIT absorbents and anti-pollution products and SYLGLAS non-slip tapes.

Cullen Metcalfe & Co Ltd has been appointed to handle the Denso corrosion prevention product range in Singapore – marine, offshore and industrial.

In association with PTR Holland we can offer MED approved Pilot Ladders, gangway/cargo nets and a range of deck and engine items.

Our associates in Singapore – Culmet Services Pte Ltd and Sump & Stammer Asia provide a comprehensive range of food stock to ship suppliers and the catering service industry in Asia.