Project Cargo & Risk Management Services

International project cargo and transport risk specialists

We provide independent marine warranty surveys and risk management services for Underwriters, Operators, Project Owners and Contractors. Our services include surveying of;

  • Project cargo transportations
  • Heavy lifts
  • Towage of vessels and barges
  • Load-out and discharge of critical, large, heavy or oversize cargoes
  • Sea fastenings and voyage approvals

As well as many other challenging and high-risk marine transportations where third party review and approval is required. We aim to protect our clients’ interests working with operators and contractors to ensure a safe and efficient delivery of their project. We combine extensive operational experience and state-of-the-art analytical tools with a proactive and practical approach. We have played and continue to play a leading role in the development of many of the internationally accepted guidelines used for Marine Warranty Surveys and transportation risk management.

Our worldwide team of Master Mariners, Marine Engineers, Naval Architects and Warranty Surveyors provide third party assessment, advice and risk control for projects and to the transportation of project cargo. Our project management expertise and specialist technical knowledge in dealing with complex project cargo operations allows us to deliver safe, cost effective and practical support for the most challenging assignments.

Project Cargo Services

Marine Warranty Surveys

  • Project cargo and critical items

Risk Management

  • Heavy lifts
  • Marine operations, RoRo / Flo/Flo & Lo/Lo
  • Navigational Risk
  • Transhipments
  • Barge operations
  • Road, rail and air transportation

Surveys and Consultancy

  • Load-outs, stowage and securing
  • Load-ins surveys
  • Route surveys
  • Vessel suitability surveys
  • Engineering and seafastening design
  • Transport Manuals
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Supply chain audits

Cargo Surveys

  • Packing and Packaging
  • Cargo damage
  • Investigations
  • Expert opinion

Warranty Surveys

  • Tow and towage approval
  • Voyage approval

Over 2,000 major marine, onshore and offshore projects, including:

  • Offshore Platforms
  • Gas Turbines
  • LPG Bullets
  • Pipe Racks
  • Jackets
  • Generators
  • Process Plant
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Pre-assembles Modules
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Wind Turbines
  • Storage Tanks
  • Nuclear Reactors

Corporate members of The International Cargo Handling Coordination Association (ICHCA)

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