Categoría: Marine Survey

Marine Survey

Reefer Cargo Surveys: Function and Role in Claims

Reefer cargo surveys are an essential component to ensure that products transported in reefer containers arrive in optimal condition, which means keeping the temperature of the products at a level where metabolic and microbiological deterioration is minimized. Reefer cargo, in this context, primarily refers to these categories of goods: Frozen Cargo: Mainly includes Frozen Food

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Marine Survey

Top Common Cargo Inspections

Cargo inspections acts as a checkpoint for the assurance of cargo integrity and compliance throughout its journey. These surveys are evaluations aimed at verifying the quantity, quality, and condition of goods before, during, and after transport. The scope of cargo surveys is vast, covering various types of cargo such as steels, grains, liquids (including petroleum

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Marine Survey

Nomenclatures & Roles in Marine Surveying

Marine surveying encompasses the critical assessment, inspection, and analysis of marine vessels and cargo. It involves evaluating the condition of ships, ensuring compliance with various regulatory standards, and assessing damages or risks associated with maritime transport. This sector is characterized by a labyrinth of titles and roles that differ widely across industries, companies, brokers, and

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Marine Survey

Cargo Pre-Shipment Surveys

Cargo pre-shipment surveys, also known as pre-loading surveys, are essential in ensuring the cargo’s condition meets the required standards in shipping contracts. These surveys are particularly important for shipowners and charterers to understand the condition of unusual commodities before shipment, providing insights during transportation by sea, rail, or road. 1. Objectives of cargo pre-shipment surveys

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Marine Survey

Understanding Marine Warranty Surveys

Discover how Marine Warranty Survey (MWS) services secure and optimize marine operations through risk management and adherence to procedures, benefiting both insurers and the insured.

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Marine Survey

On/Off Hire Surveys: Preventing Chartering Disputes

Charterers and shipowners have clear obligations under charter party: The shipowner must ensure the vessel is ready to receive cargo and fitted for the service when it’s delivered to the charterer The charterer must redeliver the vessel in the same order and condition it was when it was first placed at their disposal, except ordinary

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Marine Survey

5 Frustrating Reasons Why a Surveyor May Cause You Financial Loss

Marine surveyors are skilled, detail-oriented professionals. But they are also human and can’t be expected to be infallible. The issue is that, if they miss something while conducting their inspections, you may end up suffering dire consequences. In this article, we’ll explore 5 frustrating reasons why a surveyor may cause you financial loss. But, before

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