Draft Survey: Specimen of Calculation
Jan26

Draft Survey: Specimen of Calculation

As I have promised you, I write down this post to explain specimen of Calculation in Draft Survey. Please also refer to the previous post Draft Survey : Procedures and Calculation. Ok, now we could directly go to the point. The vessel has alongside at the wharf in port to discharge the grain cargo. The Ship’s Particulars shown : Name of Vessel : MV. OCEAN BALL, – Port of Registry (POR) : Panama, – Lenght Over All...

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Draft Survey: Procedures and Calculation
Aug25

Draft Survey: Procedures and Calculation

The Draft Survey procedures and calculation ascertained as the following series : Reading the draftmark of the ship, which consist of six (6) points of draftmarks, i.e.; Fore, Midship, and After at both sides of the ship, Sampling and testing the sea water or dock water density at the place where the vessel floats, Determining of deductible weights by measuring and sounding of ballast tanks,...

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Draft Survey: Terms of Conduct
Jul24

Draft Survey: Terms of Conduct

Aft Perpendicular (AP) : an imaginary vertical line, at right angles to the keel,  passing through the first frame and so located on or nearby the ship’s rudder post. Ballast Tanks : tanks aboard the vessel specially designed to receive ballast water or, in the case of tanks vessels, cargo tanks used to contain ballast. Boiler Feedwater Tanks : tanks provided aboard the vessel to contain water used for the production of steam....

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Draft Survey Onboard of the Vessel
May29

Draft Survey Onboard of the Vessel

Simplify, there are several steps to conduct Draft Survey on board. A marine cargo surveyor must follow the procedure that obligate to keep away from inconsiderable fault. The procedures are as below mentioned: A. Preparing Survey Forms, Documents and Equipments. Survey forms, documents and equipments are very important thing that have to prepare by surveyor primarily before conduct Draft Survey, because it will assist and support...

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