Marine Surveying


Marine Surveying & Commercial Services

Pre-purchase commercial  - Prolines Naval Architects

With over 30 years of combined experience working in the commercial marine survey sector and long established history of designing for commercial vessels no other company in Ireland in better positioned to advise on insurance surveys, pre flagging in surveys, valuation surveys, damage surveys or commercial pre-purchase surveys. Prolines uses a long established reporting format, which is well understood by other marine professionals and has a comprehensive set of non-destructive testing tools that includes Dual Doppler ultrasonic testing equipment and deep penetration moisture meters.

Key Projects
2003/17 Marine Surveying. Over 50 pre-purchase surveys in six states for a variety of MV’s and MFV’s from 15 to 65 meters all successfully flagged onto other Europe and African flag states.
2005/17 Refit Superintending. Survey of the extent of steel damage on over 50 MFV’s and MV’s, agreed scope of repairs with various flags and class and wrote yards specification.
2009/11 Refit Superintending. Survey of osmosis damage to large MFV’s, prepared refit specification, developed survey standards with BV and superintended the refit work.
2005 Superintendent Surveyor. Sea trials on several new mussel dredgers for the Irish fleet that were grant aided by BIM, the semi-state body with responsibility for promoting the fishing industry in Ireland.
2004 Superintendent Surveyor. Supervised new build for Achill Island Boats, Co. Mayo.