Loading / discharging supervision of cargo from all type of conveyances, inspection of quantity/weight (by draft survey, ullage surveys, tallying, weighbridge control).
Inspection of cargo condirion, package and stowage.
Sampling and analysis.
Vessel's holds/load compartments inspections.
Lashing and securing surveys.
Pre-shipment surveys: inspection of cargo at shipper’s premises and/or compartment where the cargo will be stowed for shipment. Sampling, checking packaging & stowage. Usually the purpose of the survey is to confirm the condition and specification of the cargo at loading is as specified in the contract or invoice of sale.
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