Marine Surveys


  • Its Panel consists of experienced and professionally qualified Marine Surveyors appointed by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce.
  • The Surveyors are members of the International Institute of Marine Surveyors, London, U.K.
  • All types of Marine Surveys are carried out on behalf of P&I Clubs, Shipping Lines, Shippers & Consignees

MSTS Represents the following Maritime Authorities and Organizations in Sri Lanka with regard to Marine Surveys


  • Safety Inspectors for Antigua & Barbuda W.I. Registry
  • Intracon Worldwide Ltd., for container On/Off Hire, In-Service Surveys
  • International Commodity Control Services,(ICCS) Hamburg for Cargo Surveys
  • International Maritime Centre S.A – Athens for IBS Class & IBS Panama

Type of Surveys carried out

Container & Cargo Surveys


  • Dry / Reefer Container condition Surveys
  • Pilfered / leaky Container Inspection Surveys
  • Reefer & Dry Cargo reworking Surveys
  • Container Cargo damage Surveys

Vessel Surveys


  • On / Off Hire, General Condition Surveys
  • Draught Initial & Final Survey
  • Bunker Surveys
  • Bulk Cargo Condition / Tally Surveys

In addition to the above services, MSTS also carries out magnetic compass adjustments on all types of vessels.

Cargo Related Operations


  • Handling complete Rework/ Stuffing operations
  • Obtaining custom approval and arranging custom inspections
  • Lashing/Securing cargo operations
  • Handling Container minor repairs on damaged containers
  • Disposing perishable cargo

Type of Vessel related Services carried out

Chipping , Painting , Tank and Boiler cleaning including Main Engines Piston Cleaning.