Marine Surveying and Consulting

Quality reporting and consultation for organisations and individuals in the maritime industry.

“The mark of a great ship handler is never getting into situations that require great ship-handling– Ernest King

Marine Services

Suitability Surveys

Assess a vessel and a vessel’s related equipment’s suitability in order to carry out specific operations or tasks.

Environmental Compliance

Ensure and verify your vessel’s environmental compliance with the company’s procedures and policies.

Owners Technical Inspections

COVID-19 travel restrictions or other reasons are preventing your superintendents from reaching their vessels. Let Baer Marine carry-out the inspection on your behalf.

Vessel Safety Inspections

Clear and concise reporting of your vessel’s compliance with IMO regulations, including, SOLAS, Load Line, MARPOL and STCW Conventions and the ISPS Code. 

Vessel Condition Surveys

Determine the status of your chartered vessel and it’s equipment through a quality assured independent statement of facts report. Including the condition of the management system and the status of certification.

Marine Loadouts

Systematic, accurate and quality reporting. Realtime quality assurance.


Test the effectiveness of your vessel’s Safety Management System and Ship Security Plan.

Marine Advisory

Integral marine advisory services from industry experts at competitive rates

Accident/Incident Investigations

Detailed and systematic examining and investigating of marine accidents/incidents. Determine the cause and suggest recommendation to avoid future re-occurance.

Pre-purchase Survey

Considering purchasing a vessel? Determine the condition and value of your future purchase with a comprehensive and detailed inspection report.

Navigational Assessments

Identify areas for improvement and increase safety. Maintain high standards of navigation and watchkeeping within your organisation.

On board Training Assessments

Evaluate, recommend and implement effective on board training to provide for efficiently conducted operations and to avoid possible future incidents from occurring or re-occurring following an incident.

On/Off-Hire Surveys

Limit your liability by ensuring you have the correct information on the condition of the vessel, quantity of bunkers, and work required in respect of the Charter Party. 

What Our Customers are Saying

Gary Reay

LOC Surveyors – Marine Team Leader Shell Nigeria

“Simon was always well received by the Masters and crew on the vessels that he visited, and they appreciated his background knowledge as a Master of offshore vessels.”

Rudi Posthumus

Baloo Too – Owner Vessel Condition Survey

“a comprehensive, professional report. Simon went above and beyond in assisting. I gladly recommend Captain Baer.”