Maintenance & Repair

Vessel Modifications & Repairs Supervision

The Maintenance & Repair Team provides onboard guidance, specialised crew training for critical maintenance activities and support for shore-based personnel to optimise planning and performance procedures and to minimise machinery downtime and maintenance costs, resulting in increased reliability and operational efficiency for ship owners.

The Team additionally offers specialised assistance in vessel repairs, overseeing auxiliary engine overhauls with focus on maximising time between the overhauls and assistance with the dry-docking process.

We can dispatch engineers at your notice to carry out technical supervision of any machinery repairs and act on behalf of your interest when liaising with technical repair companies up to the final commissioning of the machinery. Learn more

Damage Report Survey

Our undersigned surveyors will evaluate and ascertain the cause and extent of the damage that occurred on your vessel.

A thorough narrative and sequence of events will be elaborated complemented with clear and objective survey findings. A cause for the damage will be ascertained and any allegations towards stakeholders involved.

If mandatory, Class will be solicited and Class Status evaluated against the damage in object. Any repairs will be observed or noted in the report. Learn more

AE Overhaul

Safe, reliable and efficient engine operation between overhauls is crucial for every owner who seeks to minimize operational expenses. By careful AE overhaul, insurance loss record due to zero incidents following overhaul can be minimised.

Our team of technical experts will provide detailed reporting and assessment of engine room crew and practical training for the crew.

Guidance on preparatory work and verification of required spare parts and tooling is established, with effective crew training and assessment of each engineer’s competence

The identification of any potential constraints to effective maintenance onboard is explained to the crew which is also assisted to update the engine maintenance manuals.

Finally, time and condition-based related advice to maximise the time between overhauls are given to crew backed by the guidance on daily maintenance as per engine manual.

We have experience and close collaboration with reputable engine manufacturers including MAN, Hyundai HiMSEN, Yanmar, Daihatsu and Wärtsilä. Learn more

Drydock/Repair Supervision

Whether for unplanned repair supervision, upgrades or modifications (BWTD or scrubbers) we match our pool of professionals to suit your specific requirements. Our technical advisory service will ensure that your project runs smoothly with minimal downtime whilst observing best-in-practice technical procedures.

Our support to ship owners extends to cover also all aspects of dry dock execution:

  • Evaluation of shipyard capabilities on behalf of ship owners
  • Our dry dock superintendents contribute their expertise to the management of complex dry docks
  • Liaising with the multitude of service providers in the yard.

This approach ensures that dry docks are completed within budget and on schedule. Learn more

Lay-up services

These are specifically tailored to those customers wishing to put on hold the operation of a vessel when this is deemed uneconomical. Our experts will assist in guiding all phases of lay-up:

  1. Selecting the most adequate location
  2. Shareholder declaration
  3. Perform vessel inspection
  4. Plan and optimize reduce manning regime or cold lay-up

The prime objective is to maintain the utmost safety of vessel and crew, whilst seeking alternative solutions to reduce operational expenses. Learn more