New building tonnage
We have the in house expertise to provide clients tailor made New Ship building services
We provide the following services with regard to New buildings : –
The new building project management includes working out functional specifications, technical discussions with shipyards, assisting in contract negotiations, drawing approval and on-site supervision. The new building supervision team consist of :
- Former shipyard staff;
- Naval architects and marine engineers;
- Mechanical and electrical engineers;
- Senior ship staff
- Steel/outfitting foremen
- Drawing, specification and contract review
The review and approval of the building specification is the most critical stage for the preparation of the project and should be thoroughly reviewed prior to contract signing.
GPL review these documents and particular clauses with respect to precise wording in order to identify and avoid potential negative consequences arising during the construction phase.
GPL thoroughly check key drawings and manuals, load calculations, working plans and relevant technical data submitted by the shipbuilder and as agreed in the shipbuilding contract.
Supervision of Construction
Supervision and inspection of the construction throught until the completion , sea trials and delivery of vessel are done by GPL Ship management on behalf of the owner and end user
Quality control and HSE management
Quality control and HSE policies are implemented during the complete process.
Second Hand Tonnage
GPL are highly experienced in the sale and purchase markets for second hand tonnage and marine – offshore – dredging equipment
We extend this service to clients who wish to purchase or sell their vessels.
Our close relation with ship owners, shipbuilders, investors, charterers, operators ,ship repair yards and other shipping professionals, combined with the experience of GPL enable us to add value to every transaction.