Altus Shipping, based in UAE, is created to understand the Insurance market in a way suited for the wide range of Clients associated with shipping cargo as well as passengers by Sea passage. Our team has a good legal understanding with updated database on current decisions across the world. The company aims to gather trust of many of the world’s leading insurers, charterers, ship owners and financiers as a one stop specialised, multi-disciplinary marine and engineering consultancy – for accuracy in information; for trusted advice; for brisk comeback and support; and for help in protecting their marine asset interests.
We provide full marine survey reports for motor and sailing vessels to suite the needs of our clients and type of survey required.
Our condition and valuation survey reports are suitable for any purpose to cover the requirement of our clients and well recognized by marine insurance companies as qualified marine surveyor.
Types Of Surveys
- Pre-Purchase Surveys.
- Condition And Valuation Surveys.
- Insurance Surveys.
- Sea Trials.
- P&I And Insurance Surveys.
- On / Off Hire Surveys.
- Marine Warranty Surveys.
- Vessel assurance Surveys.
- Pre-Vetting Surveys.
- Damage Surveys.
Altus has unparalleled contacts within the marine community and give expert advice to clients on a wide range of marine issues, whether it is attendance at a casualty, technical investigation and support during court & arbitration proceedings, or consultancy, surveys and audits.
VESSEL COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS
Being the designated commercial operator of the vessel, The foremost mission is to keep the ship owners vessel commercially engaged at all times and to make the owner realize optimum profit from the vessel . keeping a full tab and check on vessel bunker management, using tools such as voyage performance analysis and cargo pumping analysis. Liaising with third parties such as Agencies, Terminal and port authorities for a seamless Load/ Discharge performance.
ALTUS is used by local and international Financiers in mitigating risk in financing transactions, as a risk mitigating solution by evaluating the risk under the loan security. ALTUS has an ability and the Network to dispatch Experts in the Middle East, India and North Africa Region to ensure the declared goods/cargo does meet the financier’s declared risk. The service also relates to tracking and reporting activity and movement of commodities at a specific location or between locations.
These services include vessel loading / discharge and other port-related inspections, pre-loading container inspections, inspections for claims and short-landings for Shipper’s/Consignee and on behalf of the Carriers, insurance inspections, as well as any other industry-required inspection.
Our service portfolio include, but are not limited to, the following commodities:
- Clean Petroleum Products – Oil
- Dirty Petroleum Products – Oil
- IMO Type II/III Chemicals
- Base Oils
- Vegetable oil
- Retail goods
- Hard commodities
SHIP AND CARGO BROKING
In our vision to be the first choice of Charterers and ship owners alike, Our chartering desk is committed to follow the pre-fixture requirements such as Proposals for Spot charter or Time Charter Fixtures , Voyage estimation and costing, Bunker estimation, and full voyage analysis, Recaps etc.
Full Fixture paperwork and Execution: Formatting tailor made Charter Parties as per global norms and designed basis agreed terms between the two entities.
Post Fixture Brokers diligence: Following up with the owners and charterers alike for issues like Payments, Operational variations during a fixed voyage and ensuring proper communication of Charter party norms to all concerned parties, till the successful completion of vessels cargo. Following up and liaising for the freight remittance.