On-hire / Off-hire survey is carried out mainly per request of charterer.
All ship documents and certificates are checked. Visible part of vessel hull, cargo holds, cranes, deck devices, hatches of cargo spaces and manholes and other devices and premises are inspected.
All observed damages or defects are recorded with locations and sizes.
Also Bunker Survey is performed. The bunker quantity is calculated for the Delivery/Redelivery Time. The surveyor issued relevant Bunker Survey report and Certificate of Delivery/Redelivery where the quantity of bunker remains on board (ROB) stated.