Your vessel
in expert hands


Expertise. Experience. Excellence.

Hanseatic Maritime Advisory (HMA) is a global network of maritime specialists. As a technical solutions provider, we offer an extensive range of inspection, audit and consultancy services to ship owners, ship managers, brokers, marine insurance and financial institutions.

Our more than 300 carefully vetted professionals have diverse backgrounds – from Masters and Chief Engineers to class surveyors and naval architects. It’s their proven technical expertise and deep understanding of the different maritime departments that enables us to provide first-class customised services for any customer need.

Being a member of the German Schulte Group and part of the leading maritime solutions provider, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement, HMA benefits from the long-standing experience of a robust and, family-run organisation and its trusted relationships within the industry.

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Six good reasons
for choosing HMA

  • A global network of experienced specialists from diverse fields of the shipping industry
  • Efficient, cost-effective inspection and consultancy solutions
  • Services tailored to the changing industry requirements, rules and regulations
  • One single point of contact enabling smooth operational organisation
  • Training and strict quality supervision of appointed professionals
  • ISO 9001:2015 certified, highest quality standards concerning all services

A global network

We are there when you need us – our network spans more than 90 countries across the globe, with 300+ professionals serving over 350 ports worldwide.
The internationality of our network provides you a competitive package of benefits:

  • Reduced travel cost and quick turnaround from request to execution
  • Familiarity with local regulations and requirements
  • Support with local procedures, documentation, cargo-related matters, surveys, etc.
  • Easy access to local service providers