System Testing

The testing of systems are required during an appraisal of a new ship or delivery after repair / refit to ensure correct functionality of the equipment. The inspection can be divided into the following areas:

  •     Hull, superstructure and decks
  •     Stern gear
  •     Skin fittings
  •     Cathodic protection (anodes)
  •     Fastenings
  •     Ground tackle and mooring arrangements
  •     Windows, hatches and port lights
  •     Handrails, stanchions and lifelines
  •     Davits, boarding ladders etc.
  •     Masts, spars and rigging
  •     Sails
  •     Machinery and electrical installations
  •     Fuel installations
  •     Bilge and general pumping installations
  •     Shaft and steering
  •     Fin stabilizer
  •     Freshwater installations
  •     Toilet installations
  •     Lifesaving equipment
  •     Fire system with sea water
  •     Air conditioning equipment
  •     Gray and black water system
  •     Sewage treatment plant
  •     Bilge separators
  •     Freshwater plant
  •     Water maker
  •     Hot water system
  •     Hydraulic systems (steering, crane, hatches, door, retractable keel, etc.)
  •     Capstain
  •     Windlass
  •     Diesel plant
  •     Oil purifiers
  •     Rigging of sailing ships
  •     Diesel generators
  •     Fire fighting equipment
  •     Ancillary equipment