Pre-Purchase Marine Survey

LOC is an experienced provider of technical due diligence studies and services, supporting financial institutions and vessel owners in their analysis and technical-risk assessment when considering the acquisition of offshore assets, vessels, or fleets.

Comprehensive Surveys and Technical Perspective

LOC’s extensive experience in marine and engineering consulting covers ship and offshore technical management, vessel design & naval architecture, offshore construction & transportation, marine operations & maintenance, as well as expertise in loss prevention, marine casualty management and associated litigation.

This broad experience enables LOC to bring to client teams a unique technical perspective in assessing offshore assets, their associated risks or current exposures, thus supporting Hold or Exit strategies.

Technical Due Diligence Service

  • Pre-purchase vessel inspections
  • Pre-charter vessel inspections and off-hire vessel surveys
  • Desktop reviews – vessels, fleets, offshore assets, ports
  • Condition assessment inspections
  • Tailored valuations of assets
  • Portfolio review and monitoring
  • Environmental Social Governance (ESG) review
  • Office audits / reviews

The services above can be used individually or as a package depending on the requirements of the specific case and the ultimate objective. If you have any comments or questions regarding LOC or our expertise, please contact us

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