SMS MANUAL PREPARATION AND REVIEW
Safety management system manual (SMS) is an ofﬁcial document that depicts how a shipping company plans and implements policies to ensure safety of their ships and the marine environment.
MARINE FACILITY / EQUIPMENT CONDITION AND VALUE
Condition survey is a stand-alone assessment of the physical and operating condition of Marine Facilities and equipment at that point in time to ascertain its suitability for speciﬁc work scope as required by the client.
Purchasing a Marine facility is a very capital intensive venture and absolute care is necessary to ensure you get the value for your money’s worth.
ON AND OFF HIRE BUNKER / CONDITION SURVEYS
Bunker on board ship for ships consumption or carried as cargo is an essential part of shipping and a vital part in charter party agreements as the custody of bunker fuel onboard a vessel is transferred from the Owner of the vessel to the Charterer of the vessel when the vessel's charter begins, the reverse is the case when the vessel is redelivered to the owner at the end of the charter.
As implied, Draft Surveys are mostly performed for shippers, receivers, ship owners and ship charterer as well as offshore and shore terminals with the intention of ascertaining the amount of cargo loaded or discharged from a vessel.
DAMAGE / REPAIR SURVEY
As the name implies, damage and repair surveys are carried out after a facility/equipment have been damaged. It is usually performed to assess the extent of damage for insurance claim or to identify the probability for continuous usage, subsequent to the evaluation of the damage, recommendations are presented and options For repairs (in-situ repairs whilst in operation or off hire repairs), guide as to the cost of repairs and evaluation of the cause of the damage.
DYNAMIC POSITIONING SURVEY (FMEA)
JOCL personnel are expertly trained for the survey and reporting of dynamic positioning control system failure mode effect analysis for all DP2 and DP3 Classed facilities, this is a requirement by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), International Association of Classiﬁcation Societies (IACS) and International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA).
CARGO LIFTING AND GEAR SURVEY
Cargo/lifting gear survey is a requirement to comply with various organizations for the safety of personnel, goods and the environment as a single failure of a lifting appliances is enough to cause a major disaster.
JOCL Surveyors are expert in developing procedures for inclining experiments, planning and executing the inclining experiment for our clients. Inclining experiment is performed on a ﬂoating facility e.g. ships, rigs and barges to determine its stability, light ship weight and coordinates of its center of gravity at new construction and after a major modiﬁcation of the asset.
PREPARATORY AUDIT FOR ISM, ISPS AND MLC
In the bid to save the cost of repeated Audits to satisfy ﬂag administration auditors or their representative recognized organization RO, JOCL have developed a system where ISM, ISPS and MLC audits could be carried out internally both ashore and offshore to ﬁne tune your company's management system, train your employees (both ships and shore crew), prepare your company's safety management manual and review it according to the international safety management code.
MARINE MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT AND PLANNED MAINTENANCE SOFTWARE BROKERS
There is a saying that "failure to plan, is planning to fail". Maintenance of equipment installed on your facility is top priority as this is a function of the facilities reliability, consistency, safety of personnel, assets and the environment.
DRY DOCK CONSULTANTS
As easy as it sounds, planning for dry dock, searching for dock space, evaluating quotation considering optimum ships repair cost, preparing drawings, procurement of essential spare part, logistics of expert technicians for specialized equipment maintenance and repairs, aligning of class surveyors and ﬂag administration surveyors and execution of the dry dock is mostly not as easy as it sounds.
SPECIALIST TECHNICIAN AND ENGINEERS
Specialist Technicians / Engineers 1. Recognized Organization Welders (Class welders-ABS, DNV-GL, BV, LR)(6GR, 6G e.t.c) 2. Electronics Engineers/IT Engineers (Kongsberg specialist, Beir specialist) 3. Electrical Engineers 4. Mechanical Engineers (CAT specialist, Cummins specialist, EMD specialist).