Other Services

Additionally we provide the following services:
• Appraisal of plans and documents
• Creation of mandatory ship-borne documentation for the ship-owners
• Stage inspections during construction
• Laboratory testing at approved facilities
• Pre-purchase survey
• Insurance and damage survey
• On / Off hire survey
• Cargo survey
• Damage survey with costs estimate
• Auditing of the management systems
• Marine consultancy
• Court of Law expert witness
• Seafarers’ training

  • MBA is authorised to act as Deputy Registrar for Palau, Togo, Belize, Eswatini, and Tanzania-Zanzibar Administrations.

Plan approval

We undertake reviews and approval of the drawings, plans and manuals in accordance with our Classification Rules and Regulations as well as national and international standards. Among the manuals and plans we can approve include:

• Ballast Water Management Plan (BWMP)
• Trim and Stability Booklet (T&SB)
• Grain Stability Booklet (GRB)
• Damage Stability Booklet (DSB)
• 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 and calculations
• 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

Preparation of mandatory ship-born documents.

MBA provides assistance in preparation of all mandatory safety documentation to be carried on board according to IMO guidelines.