Technical Assessment of Shipyards

We inspect shipyards on behalf of ship mortgage banks, investors and owners etc. to offer an understanding of a new construction yard´s condition, capacity and quality before a contract is signed.

All assessments are made by experienced surveyors with vast knowledge of the shipyard industry.

Our company has examined more than 120 shipyards worldwide to date, mainly in China, but also in countries such as India, Vietnam, Bangladesh and many more. Further shipyard inspections are still ongoing.

Scope of assessment

Interviews with shipyard management team.

Visual examination of yard facilities and machinery, including inspection of capacities of docks, cranes, and slipways.

Brief quality check of new buildings or parts of new buildings.

Evaluation of yard management and yard equipment.

Disclosure of yard deficiencies or location problems of the yard.


Detailed analysis of technical information provided by shipyard. 

Appropriate consideration of economic and organizational aspects of the yard.

History and location of the shipyard.

Collaboration between the shipyard and other business partners.

Branches of business.

Inclusion of references and order volume.

Brief quality description of new ship constructions.

Concluding evaluation of the yard.

Your Contact

Bernd Holst