Marine Service & Inspection


  • Survey of hull and machinery damages.
  • Follow-up and control of repairs.
  • Assis to shipowners and underwriters in cases of salvage or rescue operations.
  • Crisis management assistance.
  • Pre-purchase and valuation condition surveys (on behalf of banks or prospective buyers).
  • Pre-entry condition surveys and ship inspections on behalf of P&I Clubs and Hull Underwriters.
  • Seaworthiness inspections.
  • Surveys on behalf of Flag States.
  • Hatch cover inspections (incl. ultrasonic testing by certified operators).

  • On- and Off-hire surveys.
  • Bunker surveys (incl. Singapore bunkering procedures).
  • Draft surveys.
  • Stability calculations.
  • Hold cleanliness surveys and advice on cleaning methods.
  • Stevedore damage surveys.
  • Cargo superintendency.

  • Cargo surveys (bulk, container, break bulk, project material, general merchandise).
  • Hatch surveys.
  • Pre-loading surveys (bulk, container, break bulk, project material, general merchandise).
  • Speed performance claim surveys.
  • Fuel oil consumption claim surveys.
  • Freight disputes/cargo measurement claims.
  • Personal injury surveys.
  • Investigation into cause of damage.
  • Steel pre-loading surveys:
  • Quality-, flatness- and thickness surveys (verification of contract specifications).
  • Describing the rust condition (incl. as per American Rust Standard guide).
  • shing and securing surveys (according to IMO advanced calculation method).
  • Advice and assistance to Masters.

  • Consultancy, inspection and issuing certificates for:
  • Towage arrangements.
  • Heavy lifts (incl. lashing and securing as per IMO advanced calculation method).
  • Condition surveys of project cargo.


Although the above mentioned surveys cover the main activities of INCHCAPE SHIPPING LINES LTD.and COSCOL SHIPPING LINES LTD., the scope of surveys listed above is not exhaustive and may not cover all the services provided by INCHCAPE SHIPPING LINES LTD.and COSCOL SHIPPING LINES LTD.

Please contact us to discuss more detailed or tailor-made survey requirements for Chittagong, Dhaka ICD & Mongla Port so that appropriate survey arrangements can be worked out and a quotation submitted accordingly.

In case INCHCAPE SHIPPING LINES LTD. and COSCOL SHIPPING LINES LTD. should not be able or qualified to deal with a possible assignment, the client will be advised about the most suitable surveyor and/or company in the region to carry out the job.

Coscol Shipping Lines Ltd.

Aziz Court (18 th Floor, South Side)
88-89, Agrabad C/A,
Chittagong - 4100, Bangladesh.
Phone : +88031 726673-5
Fax : +88-031-2851753
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