Prime Ship Management



Ship Inspection

Prime Ship Management and Consulting has highly qualified and experienced team which conducts marine inspections and surveys, for different vessel types and cargoes. Our expertise and experience spans across Marine Navigation, Marine Engineering and Marine Surveying. 

PSMC deploys personnel as per your inspection requirements.

Our inspection team comprises of Marine Engineers, Master Mariners, ex-shipyard senior personnel and steel /electrical / paint coating experts. We have the expertise to attend to various vessels including offshore support vessels, tanker, bulk-carrier, container-ships, ferry, ro-ro, car-carriers. 
 However, based on our client’s needs and requirements a team of experts relevant for the execution of your particular project is deployed. 

Our thorough and unbiased survey inspections presents our clients with detailed and relevant information to enable them make informed investment decisions. Some of the activities we undertake during inspections include:

  • Cargo handling management

  • Insurance surveys for loss assessment
  • STS operations
  • Claims handling
  • Loading Master Services for liquid cargoes
  • Expeditor Services for dry cargoes

We conduct inspections and surveys on behalf of the following to give them a better assessment of the significant financial risks when investing:

  • Ship owners
  • Ship Managers
  • Banks
  • P&I clubs
  • Financiers
Vessel Pre-purchase Inspection
A pre-purchase survey / inspection is a thorough inspection of vessel’s structural and watertight intergrity, system’s installations, operation condition and performance. In addition we also present the client with a detailed analysis of the “as sighted” condition of the hull and machinery of the vessel and extracts of on-board maintenance.
Knowing its importance for a prospective buyer, lending companies and insurance agencies before purchasing or investing in a vessel, PSMC conducts thorough and unbiased inspections.
We present our clients with detailed reports which includes equipment lists, specifications and details of deficiences which may require likely repairs, upgrades, renewal, and details of areas that may be of concern.
Also included in our report is our recommendations as well as market value of the ship.
Maritime Management System- Internal audits 
We also provide 3rd party Maritime Management System (ISM/ISPS /MLC) internal audits, for ship owners/managers, flag states, charterers for their vessels operating within Ghana and other West African countries. Amid this covid 19 pandemic, these audit service provides our clients the most efficient and effective way of cost savings while at the same time ensuring compliance to statutory requirements. 
Marine Accident Investigation 
We conduct marine accident investigation (MAI) for ship owners, managers, flag states other stake in order to determine the causes of the accident (collision, fire/explosion, grounding, foundering, and other) and suggest recommendations to avoid accidents in the future. 


Our astute staff with enormous managerial and technical expertise and experience are committed to offering professional services.


We provide top class tailor-made services in ship management and marine consultancy to our clients around the clock.


Our astute staff with enormous managerial and technical expertise and experience are committed to offering professional services.


We only charge you for effective and efficient services which are always delivered on time.


Our experts are available 24/7 to take care of all your enquiries and suggestions

Locate Us

Plot Number 4/MKT/AII, Shopping Centre Road, Community 4 – Tema.

Call Us

+233243700274 / +233201808489

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