DOCKSPEC MARINE lTD

cONSULTING ENGINEERS, MARINE SURVEYORS & accredited vessel inspectors

+44 7535513545
newcastle@dockspec.com

eCMID Accredited Vessel Inspector (AVI) - ALL VESSEL TYPES

General Vessels / LNG Fuelled Vessels / Jack-Up Vessels / DP Vessels / Pipe & Cable Laying Vessels / MISW

DOCKSPEC Marine was set up with a mission to provide expertise to Rig & Ship Owners, Operators, Managers and other maritime interested parties. From our base in Newcastle, United Kingdom, DOCKSPEC Marine provides international and UK based clients with shipyard project management, inspections, claims, salvage/wreck removal, expert witness and desktop surveys. DOCKSPEC Marine is your turn-key link , we can completely unburden you when it comes to your requirements. DOCKSPEC Marine is an owner managed, privately held company committed to delivering tailored services and solutions that give our clients a technical edge. Our flexible working approach, coupled with skilled alliance colleagues provides clients a much higher probability of achieving their objectives at a lower cost.

DOCKSPEC Marine inspections and surveys provide Owners, Managers, Shipyards, Hull & Machinery Underwriters, P&I Clubs, Average Adjusters, Lawyers and interested parties with accurate, concise reports. We are an IMCA eCMID Accredited Vessel Inspector for ALL TYPES. Our total shipyard project management takes the full evolution; from specification preparation, vessel visit and preparation, bid analysis, yard proposal and on site supervision.

DOCKSPEC Marine is conveniently located near Newcastle International Airport in the expanding Tyneside area of the United Kingdom. With many transportation options available worldwide, we are readily available to travel at short notice.

DOCKSPEC Marine can supply the following services at short notice:

  • Ship & rig lay-up project management
  • Green technology project management – Scrubbers / EGCS, BWTS, etc.
  • Drydocking and repair supervision
  • Drydock monitoring, planning and preparation
  • Repair specification drafting and bid analysis
  • Sailing voyages
  • Pre-purchase inspections
  • On-off hire & bunker survey
  • Condition surveys and smart inspections
  • H&M / P&I / Warranty / Damage survey & investigations (TapRooT)
  • Budget compilation and modelling
  • Pre-Flag/Class/USCG/Inspections
  • Technical Superintendency for short and extended periods
  • Bespoke consultancy & desktop review
  • eCMID audits
  • Newbuild attendance, design & construction advice
  • Shipyard audit, inspection, suitability review
  • Audit (Lead ISM) and review

GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE - CROATIA

Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE in Croatia augments our reach with EGCS scrubber system project engineering, commissioning, post-commissioning & consulting on all aspects of operation, maintenance & troubleshooting. This includes CEMS units (PROCAL / VIMEX / SICK), water monitoring units and sensors (Green Instruments / Chelsea). Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE is key to all environmentally related systems (EGCS, sewage treatment systems, BWTS, Chlorine generators).

GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE - AUSTRALIA

Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE in Australia augments our reach with all aspects of MARINE CONSULTANCY.New marine business / project startup management (and wind downs), Health, Safety, Environment and Quality Audits, Pre PSC / SIRE / Class Inspections & internal ISM audits, TMSA / OVMSA development and reviews, Pre purchase inspections, Technical and operational condition surveys, Vessel on / off hire surveys, Technical and operational support, H&M / P&I / Warranty / Damage Surveys, Incident Investigations and root cause analysis, Docking / Newbuild / Conversion Project Management (full cycle), Tender writing, review and response comparisons, Planned & Condition based maintenance system development & management.

GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE - USA

Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE in USA augments our reach with all aspects of MARINE CONSULTANCY.

GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE - UAE

Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE in UAE augments our reach with all aspects of MARINE CONSULTANCY, SPECIALIST JACK UP KNOWLEDGE & TRAINING in Jack Up Marine Operations & Stability. Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE PARTNER can provide specialist advice in navigating the regional IOC marine requirements for offshore projects.

GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE (DRILLING) - GERMANY

Our GLOBAL ALLIANCE COLLEAGUE in GERMANY augments our reach with all aspects of Offshore Contractor Drilling, P&L Management, Operations, Technical & Asset Management, Project Management, Client, Shipyard, OEM and Vendor expertise, Implementation of systems and processes.

ROUTINE DRYDOCKING

DOCKSPEC Marine have extensive shipyard experience to provide turn-key docking solutions or bespoke pre-panning, yard attendance and negotiation services.We have an extensive database of contacts and can provide practical and impartial guidance on repair locations.

EMERGENCY DRYDOCKING

DOCKSPEC Marine can attend at short notice for emergency dockings and repairs. We can give advice on how to facilitate repairs, coordinate formalities with Class, Flag and Underwriters Surveys to the satisfaction of all concerned.

PROJECTS

DOCKSPEC Marine are well versed with SOx Scrubber installations and BWTS. We are available to review design packages, comment on installations, liaise with vendors & suppliers, attend for pre-fabrication and final execution in shipyards or afloat locations. DOCKSPEC Marine are available to attend as site team members for new-buildings, upgrade conversions, FAT, commissioning and retrofits. We are on hand to review basic concept designs through detailed planning and execution of all marine & offshore projects.

DOCKSPEC Marine can fill short or long term technical superintendents or Port Engineers role, either for vacation period cover or where outsourcing is more practical and economical for example. New business unit set ups and modelling for potential acquisitions are also undertaken as projects.

INSPECTIONS & SURVEYS

We can attend for standard and bespoke survey work on behalf of Owners, Charterers, Underwriters or individuals; for independent condition surveys, marine casualty surveys, H&M, P&I, suitability surveys, warranty surveys and damage assessments. DOCKSPEC Marine are available for all types of inspections as directed by the client. We have our own internal report formats or can adapt to bespoke formats, whichever is preferred by the instructing party.

DOCKSPEC Marine is available for desktop reviews of documentation on behalf of clubs and Underwriters in order to ascertain cause, nature and extent of repairs.

Safety, Health, Environment and Quality message.

 

Our SHEQ standards are an integral part of every activity that we undertake, both at home and away.  Being safe and secure is of paramount importance to all of us. We see it as critical that our people, and those who are affected by our activities, benefit from an incident-free environment. 

Operational business excellence message.

 
We always look for better ways to meet our clients’ needs through continuous improvement. We build on our past experiences and embrace innovation.
We behave responsibly in all our business relationships. We build trust with our clients, partners, suppliers, investors and the communities in which we work.
We are cost conscious and will work with our clients to provide effective and affordable solutions without challenging quality.