Surveys and specifications

Our Technical Management team is well versed in marine surveying and the authoring of refit and repair specifications. The team has carried out a number of technical studies, evaluations and refit and repair specifications on behalf of ship owners and operators, government bodies and port authorities, loss adjusters, major defence contractors, Captains and Chief Engineers. Services offered include:

  • General marine technical reports  Equipment failure and efficiency investigations
  • Pre purchase condition surveys and appraisals
  • Audits and inspections  Refit and repair specifications
  • Technical planning
  • Technical evaluation and monitoring
  • Appraisal of third party specifications and reports

The senior team within Southampton Marine Services has over 250 combined years of marine experience and this knowledge is made available to our customer base via the professional services that we offer.

case studies

HSC Manannan

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QEC Carrier

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MY Shemara

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client testimonials

You should be very proud of all that you do, it is wonderful.
Classic Yacht Owner
Many thanks for your rapid work today; we are back in action again
Chief Engineer, Solent Ship Operator
Please pass on my thanks and also the thanks from my Chief Executive and Operations Director, the support of the SMS team is very much appreciated
Head of Engineering, Solent Ferry Operator
Many thanks for your teams hard graft, the work was completed and as always I am extremely happy with the quality
Colour Sergeant, Royal Marines HM Naval Base Devonport
Thank the welders, the work that they produced was to the highest standard and were great to work with
Project Manager, UK Shipyard
ship repair call-out 2 hour response zones.
ship repair 2 hour response