Vessel Safety & Vessel Maintenance Products and Consulting

Ocean Time Marine

Marine Surveyors

Marine Surveyor Services

Ocean Time Marine partners with Maritime Survey Australia to deliver Marine Surveying and Maritime Consulting services to the Maritime industry both in Australia and overseas.

Maritime Survey Australia are experienced local surveyors providing genuinely impartial assessment of a vessel’s condition. Maritime Survey Australia provide survey reports promptly, enabling commercial and business decisions to be made quickly and helping their clients save time and money. Their Surveyors are accredited with AMSA and the certifying authority the International Institute of Marine Surveyors.

Maritime Survey Australia provide independent surveys and reports of the current condition, class status and life history of a vessel, providing vital information to help evaluate a proposed investment.

By identifying potential problems, Maritime Survey Australia help reduce the business and technical risks faced when buying a new or second-hand vessel.

Types of Marine Surveys

MSA undertake three types of survey that can be tailored to suit specific requirements.

AMSA Periodic commercial vessel survey
AMSA Initial commercial vessel survey
Pre Purchase Survey for commercial and recreational vessels

Maritime Survey Australia’s AMSA Accredited Surveyors have the responsibility of checking a vessel’s compliance with the:

  • National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV); and
  • National Standard for the Administration of Marine Safety (NSAMS); and
  • The Uniform Shipping Laws (USL) Code; and
  • Marine Orders 503 and Marine Order 507

They provide recommendations to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority about the vessel’s capacity / appropriateness of holding, or being issued, a Certificate of Survey and / or a Load Line Certificate.

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