Types of Survey: Code examinations for commercial craft, Marine Insurance Claims, Tonnage measurements, UTM surveys, Stability Tests, Small Craft Surveys for steel, alloy, wood, GRP vessels, Superintendency. Experienced in local, national and international surveys.
Consultancy Services: Consultant for new design, repairs, modifications and troubleshooting for all types of vessels and marine installations, AutoCAD and FEM analysis. IMCA eCMID AVI for General and MISW vessels.
Richard operates throughout Europe and beyond, although most regularly in France, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Poland in addition to the UK South Coast. Richard is authorised to code GRP, steel and aluminium vessels and RIBs and to conduct heel tests, tonnage measurement surveys and MLC compliance examinations.
Geoff has 46 years experience in the industry both at sea and ashore. He is the Chairman of Geoff Waddington & Partners Ltd with offices in the UK in Hythe (Southampton) and the Algarve (Portugal). Geoff and his team of three other surveyors and two Office Administrators take instructions for Tonnage Measurement Surveys, SCV2 and WB2 MCA codings of both motor and sailing vessels up to 24 meters both in the UK and abroad.