NAVIGATION AUDITS – UNDER OR OVER THE BRIDGE

In the recent past, much emphasis is being placed on Navigational Audits, now that this procedure forms a requirement of the TMSA and are becoming more and more common in other trades too, such as bulk and container carriers. While the audit itself is extremely important, equally is the choice of surveyor and the company […]

Marine Surveyor’s Role in issuing Hot and Cold Work Permit

The hot work permit will be required on-board the vessels or on the sites in case of doing the below, • welding • Cutting • Grinding • Brazing • Hot riveting • Similar activities causing flames or heating or sparks. Constellation marine services is certified and approved company to do Hot and cold work with […]

SPECIALISED ON CHEMICAL TANKER CLEANING GUIDANCE & EXPEDITING CARGO OPERATION.

We, constellation marine services as marine and ship surveyors provides an expert guidance and offer supervision on Tank cleaning of a chemical tanker which is more efficient and economical, including cargo contamination claim advisory & cargo expeditors for oil & chemical cargoes. There are several operations that had to be carried out to maximize the […]

BARGE AND TUG OCEAN TOWING INSPECTION

The objective of the towage inspection is to ensure safety of life at sea, prevention of human injury and loss of valuable cargo that is being towed. To make sure the cargo loaded from safe berth at port “A” is safely transported to safe berth “B” in the same or another country, a towing inspection […]

Containers carrying samples and the effect on Product Integrity

INTRODUCTION Disputes relating to “off-spec” or contaminated liquid cargoes are a recurring problem and contamination claims often result in large sums of money being at stake. Often, the cause and/or location of the contamination can be quickly identified if the appropriate samples are drawn and retained in suitable containers. While sufficient and current information is […]

SIRE INSPECTION AND PROSPECTIVE ASSESSMENT OF OIL AND CHEMICAL TANKERS

We constellation Marine often carry’s out the pre-vetting SIRE inspection preparation (ship inspection report programmed) for our clients. Sire output and credentials plays a Very important role for tankers and chemical tanker’s when getting approved by several oil majors. Let’s have some brief idea about it and key elements for same. Process used by oil […]