Damage Surveys

Our surveyors have in-depth knowledge, technical skills, and a comprehensive understanding of marine casualty issues and damages.

Service Provided

Fast and efficient claims handling. In the global transport market, time is essential in the event of damage. That's why our team is there for you 24/7.

Our comprehensive understanding of marine damages and casualties enables us to provide a thorough damage assessment for a wide range of vessels, from inland waterway vessels to ocean-going cargo ships and cruise ships to yachts and offshore installations.

Globally conducted inspections.

We provide a range of services to major international insurance companies and insurance brokers.

Damages with repair costs in the three-digit to nine-digit range have been handled by our team in the past and can be covered by us.

Scope of Inspection

Detailed accident investigation including root cause analysis. 

Examination of technical hull and machinery damages as well as fire damages.

Assessment of environmental/water pollution damages and organization of cleaning, waste removal and clean-up operations.

Assessment of collisions, determination of the angle of collision and other relevant accident parameters as accurately as possible.

Organization and supervision of salvage operations.


Quick and preliminary assessment of the extent and amount of damage under reserve.

Comprehensive reports, including all relevant statements and documentation regarding the damage.

Explanation of cause and extent of damage.

Drafting of repair specifications.

Evaluation of required repairs including estimated cost and duration.  

Compilation and review of the repair invoices associated with the damage repair, including a report on the reasonable repair costs.

Review of technical damage and third-party liability claims in port facilities.

Consideration of insurance-related issues.

Your Contact

Bernd Holst