Swiss Approval Technische Bewertung S.A.

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Swiss Approval offers specific services to the oil and gas transportation industry, related to crude oil, finished products and natural gas. These services are offered either independently or through the SWISS Lloyds Register of Shipping Subsidiary, which specialises in the field of marine inspections.  Swiss Approval’s services at sea are applied in full respect of the following principles:

Impartiality

No Conflict of Interest

Independence

The experienced staff of Swiss Approval Technische Bewertung, has as its primary task to protect the interests of Owners/Clients at all costs.

Our staff is not involved in any way with the interests of suppliers or vendors, and we maintain rules of dignity and integrity in all phases of loading or unloading oil/gas. Oil sampling and testing is carried out in independent local laboratories and the results are guaranteed by Swiss Approval, either through Accreditation or cross-checking. The services we provide are:

 BUNKERING

  • BUNKER SURVEYS
  • REMAINING ON BOARD SURVEYS
  • On/Off HIRE SURVEYS
  • FULL LABORATORY SUPPORT (bunkers, lubricants, water etc.)
  • FUEL TREATMENT
  • ADDITIVES – CHEMICALS
  • TOTAL FUEL MANAGEMENT
  • BUNKER KITS
  • SAMPLERS  

OIL & GAS

  • CRUDE OIL
  • PETROLEUM PRODUCTS
  • CHEMICALS
  • LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS
  • LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS
  • BITUMEN
  • LUBRIFICANTS
  • SHIP TO SHIP OPERATIONS
  • BLENDING
  • CARGO TREATMENT 

DRY GARGO

  • GRAINS
  • FERTILIZERS
  • MINERALS
  • STEEL PRODUCTS
  • HEAVY LIFT CARGO
  • DRAFT SURVEYS
  • CARGO TALLYING
  • WEIGHNING
  • SAMPLING
  • HOLD INSPECTIONS
  • HATCH COVER INSPECTIONS
  • ON/OF HIRE SURVEYS 

CONTAINER INSPECTION

  • CONDITION SURVEYS
  • CLEANLINESS CERTIFICATION
  • CSC CERTIFICATION
  • DAMAGE SURVEYS
  • RE-CERTIFICATION AFTER REPAIR
  • FLEET MANAGEMENT
  • SEALING
  • VISUAL INSPECTIONS 

Our experienced team will provide the desired solution to any operation such as loading, unloading, STS operation, cargo processing etc.

Always acting within safety guidelines and with strict instructions, we seek to minimize any potential risk and delay. We use known additives for load processing when required, and all operations are supported by an Accredited Laboratory for any desired analysis. Particular care is taken to ensure tank cleanliness. We are also able to undertake tank washing supervision in accordance with major oil company requirements. Special attention is also given to leakage testing.

Our company performs ultrasonic leakage inspection with certified equipment recognized by the. The tests are performed by certified/authorized inspectors.  

 

COMMODITIES INSPECTION SERVICES

Swiss Approval International, through its network of independent inspection and testing services, helps its clients to reduce commodity/cargo transaction risks and protect high-value bulk cargo shipments, significantly reducing the risk of exposure loss to the commercial parties involved. Inspection is carried out during transportation, warehousing and storage operations. The Goods and Cargo Inspection Service is provided in the following Activities:

  • Cotton Inspection
  • Food Inspection
  • Oil Loading Inspection
  • Gas Loading Inspection