The company conducts cargo condition surveys at the request of Ship owners, Managers, P&I clubs, Claim Handling companies, etc.
Type of cargo surveys performed: Cargo condition surveys, pre-shipment cargo condition, pre-discharging cargo condition, cargo damage surveys, volume measurement, etc.
Cargo Condition surveys
Ascertaining the condition of the cargo by visual inspection
Ascertaining the probable cause, nature and extent of the damage to a certain commodity.
The survey does not include any calculation in respect of the amounts involved.
Ascertaining the condition of the cargo by visual inspection conducted in the ship's holds before commencement of discharge.
The survey is aiming to identify potential damage sustained by the cargo during the sea passage caused by seawater ingress, improper stowage, insufficient lashing, inadequate packing, etc.
P&I Steel Pre-shipment survey
Survey performed at the request of the P&I Clubs, Owners or Managers.
Includes also visual inspection of the cargo prior to loading by written recommendations handed to the ship's master in respect of the remarks that, in surveyor's opinion, reflect the apparent condition of the cargo.
Ascertaining the number of units loaded or discharged on / from board.
The survey will ascertain the number of units handled. The number of pieces in the packing units (i.e. re-bars in bundles, pipes in crates or cases, bags inside sling bags, etc.) as well as the weight and quality shall be stated according to shippers declaration.
The company performs a broad range of ship surveys such as: bunker surveys, draught surveys, displacement calculations, on/off hire condition surveys, P&I pre-entry or follow-up condition surveys, holds' inspections, hatch covers water tightness hose tests, sealing/un-sealing of cargo spaces or containers, etc.