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since 2003


  • The company Ships and People LLC has been operating on the market of maritime expertise since 2003.
  • Our specialization  - assessment of technical condition and market value of maritime assets.
  • The central office of the company is located in St. Petersburg. Our  exclusive representatives work at every port of Russia.

Efficiency and competence - is the main targets of our network. We confirm the ability to perform work and quote within an hour from the receipt of the application. After receiving your  approval, our local surveyor starts acting immediately with attending the scene of incident or contact with ship’s local representative. The supervisor of the file at our head-office controls the work and is responsible for fulfillment of all the necessary procedures and contractual obligations, including deadlines, agreeing on details with the parties involved, reporting. The company's quality department monitors all internal processes in accordance with ISO 9001: 2015.
Ships and People LLC is a full member of the National Association of Insurance Adjusters. We are a Member of  “National Association of Forensic Experts”, “National Association of Technology and Value Auditors”,  “Commonwealth of Appraisal Professionals”. Our clients and partners are leading insurance companies, freight forwarders, shipowners, audit companies, government agencies.

Your approach will be handling with care:
  • all types of survey inspections of cargo and ships
  • assessment of technical condition of river and sea vessels
  • investigation of marine accidents and accidents on board
  • adjustment of maritime claims
  • appraisal of ships’ market value
  • analysis of the volume and cost of ship repair, audit of repair lists
  • technical and value audit in the field of water transport and shipbuilding
  • ISM / ISPS / MLC audit
  • inspection of goods in the event of insured events: determination of the nature, size and cause of damage, loss calculation
  • risk assessment and loss prevention advice
  • brokerage services for the sale of ships