Maritime Consultancy

DBS Surveyors, Naval Architects and experienced Marine engineers offer consultancy services according to DSB Rules and Regulations as well as International and National Standards.

The Engineering Division is performing design review and appraisal for the purpose of classification, contruction and alteration of ships and other marine related structures ensuring the desing incorporated the very highest standards of safety, quality and reliability. 

Also, our Engineers review and approve statutory manuals and calculations on behalf of the Flag Administrations authorizing DBS. Among the manuals and plans include:

Ballast Management Plan
Trim and Stability Booklet
Grain Stability Booklet
Intact / Damage Stability
Cargo Securing Manual (CSM)
Shipboard Oil Pollution Prevention Plan (SOPEP)
Shipboard Marine Pollution Emergency Plan (SMPEP)
P&A Manual
Freeboard Calculations
Strength Evaluation
Tonnage Measurements
Hydrostatic Calculations
Sounding Tables
Inclining Experiments
Fire and Safety Plan
Ship Security Assessment and Plan
Hull Stress and Stability Evaluation
Calculations and plan design of minor and major alterations
Cost evaluation
New building services on behalf of owners

DBS can also assist and guide ship Managers for the preparation of Safety Management Systems for both Companies and Ships as well as Enhanced Survey Programme (ESP).

Lastly, our engineers may guide and assist ship owners and operators on condition surveys; damage surveys and inspections; appraisal surveys for navigation; and hull underwriter surveys.