Damage Surveys

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

Service Provided

Fast and efficient claims handling. In the global transport market, time is of the essence when it comes to damage. That's why our team is there for you 24/7.

Our comprehensive understanding of marine 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.

Scope of Inspection

Detailed accident investigation including root cause analysis. 

Examination of technical hull and machinery damages.

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

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

Organization and supervision of salvage operations.


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.  

Review of repair invoices.

Compilation of costs associated with taxes, including reports verifying the appropriate damage calculation.

Technical evaluation with the objective of determining the allocation of the cost of the damage.

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

Consideration of insurance-related issues.

Your Contact

Bernd Holst