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SURVEY SPECIALISTS, INC. (SSI), which was established in December 1988, is a Company duly registered and existing under Philippine laws, offering a broad range of marine surveys. The Company is the principal surveyor for Pandiman Philippines, Inc., the Philippine correspondent for various P&I Clubs worldwide. Survey Specialists, Inc. is staffed with competent surveyors, well experienced in all types of marine survey, with each surveyor equipped with top-of-the-line surveying instruments and communication facilities in order to urgently attend to our clients' request at any time and in any place within the Philippine archipelago.

In 1990, Messrs. Maersk-Filipinas, Inc. appointed SSI their surveyors for condition surveys of vessels and containers. Furthermore, in 1992, SSI was accredited with the Norwegian Hull Club, a hull underwriter in Bergen, Norway, and have been appointed Flag State Surveyors/Nautical Inspectors by the Administration of Marshall Islands Antigua and Barbuda West Indies to conduct safety inspections for registered vessels calling in the Philippines.

Members of our staff have attended seminars conducted in Norway by both the Norwegian Hull Club and the Skuld P + I Club and, here in the Philippines, seminars regarding Pre-Entry Condition Survey and Emergency Response.

The policy objectives and goals of Survey Specialists, Inc. (SSI) are to provide marine survey services of a standard which consistently meets the Principal's needs and expectations,thus able to provide safe, accurate and cost-effective service that both guarantees customer satisfaction and meets requirements.


Services we offer:

  • Agrounding/ Touch Bottom Survey
  • Bunker Survey / Condition Survey
  • Cargo Inspection
  • Cargo Quantity with Quality Analysis
  • Collision / Allision survey
  • Condition Survey
  • Container / Cargo Damage Survey
  • Container Survey
  • Draft Survey ( Initial / Final )
  • Flag State Survey
  • Hull and Machinery Survey
  • Investigation Survey / Death
  • Loading of Nickel Ore
  • Oil Spill Investigation Survey
  • Preloading Condition Survey: Steel Products
  • Pre-Purchase Survey
  • Pre Entry and P & I Survey
  • Towing and Securing
  • Ultrasonic Hatch Water Tightness Test
  • Ultrasonic Thickness Gauge ( UTG )



Mezzanine Floor, Pandiman Building, Gen. Luna Street corner Sta. Potenciana Street, Intramuros, Manila, Philippines
(at the back of San Agustin Church)
Telephone Numbers: (0632) 527-5841 to 43
Fax : (0632) 527-2174
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