Maritime Consultancy

Our experienced surveyors have a lifetime's experience in cargo handling and can assist with any cargo problems there may be, including loading, stowing, discharge and damage. We can also provide advice prior to a vessel being chartered as to whether it is suitable for loading a specific cargo. 

We can also assist with technical issues where vessel staff is having difficulty or do not have the time or professional expertise to work out the best options available to them. 

  • Assessment and resolution of cargo problems – including bulk, break-bulk, project and heavy lift or containerised cargoes

  • Assessment and resolution of loading issues – e.g. stowage plans, quantity spillage

  • Investigations and recoveries – for example general average surveys, stability assessments and dangerous goods

  • Independent supervision and monitoring of loading and discharge of cargoes

  • Consultancy and investigations re turn around times in port in respect to cargo loading/discharge

  • Complex and optimum stowage plans - e.g. multiple parcels of different grade bulk product for multiple ports

  • Accurate stability calculations

  • Cargo securing and lashing supervision​


Cargo Superintendence