Surveys & Consultancy Services to the Shipping Industry in Malta & Abroad

Our team of certified ship surveyors and yacht surveyors are available on a 24/7 basis to render their assistance and conduct on-site inspections on a wide range of sea-going vessels, boats including, commercial crafts, tugs, and supply boats both in-port,off-shore and/or in any country as per clients request

Hull & Machinery Surveys

These types of surveys are usually conducted on behalf of P&I Clubs, insurance underwriters, class certification purposes, condition & preparation for vetting, repairs, budgeting, and dry-docking requirements.

Damage & Accident Surveys

Mainly undertaken for investigation, identification, and quantification of damages. Casualty investigations are also undertaken mainly on behalf of insurance underwriters.

On/Off-Hire Surveys

These surveys are requested by charterers prior to or upon completion of a charter party. Their scope is to check for structural damages, general condition of tanks/holds, and bunker fuel quantification upon vessel coming on or off-hire.

Pre-Purchase vessel surveys

A comprehensive survey intended to cover the vessel’s hull, cargo tanks/holds, machinery & equipment, void spaces, accommodation quarters, SMS, and all related documentation and certification.

Cargo loading and unloading, lashing and securing including heavy lift cargo surveys

Undertaken to verify cargo stuffing procedures including quantities, lashing and securing, discharging procedures of cargo to minimize damages during loading & discharging, and transportation operations.

Bunker & De-Bunkering surveys

Undertaken to assure quantity and quality of marine fuel oil and gas oil loaded in-port or off-shore onboard ocean-going vessels.

Dry Container & Reefer Container Surveys

Oceanus Marine provides its clients including shipping lines, insurance underwriters, and shipping agents a range of container-related surveys including structural integrity, repair inspection, pre-trip inspection, operational inspection, and stuffing & sealing inspection.

Tank Inspection Surveys

Mainly conducted for structural integrity and cleanliness of cargo tanks, ballast tanks, and void spaces including connecting pipelines.

Jack-Up / Oil Rig movements

Our team of warranted surveyors is able to supervise oil rigs and drilling equipment movement operations anywhere in the world at a short notice. Such supervision entails planning of logistics, loading & transportation procedures, towage approvals, inspection of rig integrity, condition and stability, and safety certification surveys.

Cargo oil hoses, lifting appliances, and gangway tests certification

Such certification surveys are conducted in line with international standards/norms to ensure fitness for use.

Medical Lockers & Certification

Inspection & certification of medical lockers according to regulations and the supply of medicinal equipment and products when needed.

Vetting Inspections

We provide vetting inspection services on board oil tankers and bunker barges in line with international regulations and OCIMF.

Pre-Registration, load-line, and tonnage surveys

Such surveys are undertaken to determine tonnage measurements, survey reports, statutory certificates & surveys of commercial vessels including fishing crafts and yachts.

MLC 2006

Inspections, surveys & consultancy services for vessels and commercial yachts. Basic training courses for crew and Train the Trainer courses.

Our team of highly qualified marine engineers, yacht surveyors naval architects and marine consultants has been credited to date with a number of high profile projects.


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