Services provided

Inspection of cargo operations

  • Pre shipment inspections
  • General cargo operations i.e. stowage of   steel, industrial machinery, specific cargoes   etc.
  • Draught surveys and following of all concerned activities to the loading or discharge of dry bulk cargoes
  • Crude oil
  • Petroleum products
  • L.P.G. – Ammonia – Liquified chemical gases
  • Chemical products

On and Off hire Surveys – Condition Surveys

The IPC o/o surveyor lists the actual condition of the vessel prior or at commencement of the hire period to be able to documents the attribution of damages.

Our o/o surveys are based on industrial standards. All our surveyors use a fixed procedure. In addition we are able to provide specific reports concerning tank coating, pump capacity, ventilation, cooling plant, compressors or ballast pumping. When dealing with highly delicate and technical matters a team of two surveyors can be sent on mission to cover deck and engine room when needed.

Vetting and Safety inspections

A factual survey performed at any possible moment in time to see if the vessel complies with relevant legislation and accepted industry recommendations / practices in respect of safety, pollution prevention and operational procedures. For every type of vessel or trade a specialist out of our team is chosen to attend for inspection.

Loss prevention – Investigations and consultancy

For loss prevention, investigation and consultancy we are able to provide you with a vast range of nautical expertise.

  • Loss prevention services
  • Tank cleaning
  • Charters representative
  • Insurance investigations
  • Owners protection program and claim prevention service
  • Assistance for operational, environmental and safety procedures
  • Dry-dock supervision
  • Advise to new buildings or specific constructions, coatings, discharge equipments etc.
  • Feasibility studies on port projects : safety and operational advise
  • Sampling and inspection training
  • Trainings program for ship's staff and other related personnel into inspection procedures and quality implementation.

Other combined activities or services based on our nautical expertise are offered on request, tailor-made solutions can be worked out up to our client requirements.


A complete report, clearly written, documented with necessary and explanatory photos and sketches follow each inspection, investigation or loss control activity. This hard cover report provides our Principals with extensive explanations on what happened and how, provides them with advise so that the same losses do not occur on a future date or as a powerful tool in case of a claim or lawsuit.