Dry Dock Agreements

The dry-docking process is a preventative and mandatory requirement that demands detailed preparation, tight controls and expert assistance to fully comply with regulations without affecting a shipowner’s revenue.

SeaSafe Dry Dock Agreement is a high-quality service provided by multi-skilled, certified engineers for greater efficiency and less downtime.

With the Lifeboat Systems Dry Dock Agreements, shipowners and ship managers enjoy priority benefits and further reduce expenditure through planned dry-dock services.

Why Seaside Lifeboats Dry Docking Agreement

MSC.402(96) Authorised

SeaSafe Marine is a leading multi-brand authorised service provider committed to delivering consistent high-quality predictive and preventative maintenance services.
Authorised by maritime administrations and their Class, our certified engineers inspect, repair and re-certify over 60 different equipment makers.

Pre-dock Survey

SeaSafe Marine takes a preventative approach and arranges a pre-docking visit in advance to determine the full work scope and spares required. This eliminates downtime during docking as well as additional work by the yard.

Our team identifies full yard assistance in advance to incorporate it in the dry-dock plan. For example, we arrange the delivery of spares prior to the docking commencement.

Cost Savings

Our advance-planning process avoids downtime and unnecessary waiting charges. With no uplifts for overtime, travelling or waiting, you can easily save on costs and benefit from accurate budgeting.

With the Lifeboat Systems Dry Dock Agreements, shipowners and ship managers enjoy priority benefits and further reduce expenditure through planned dry-dock services.

Support

With a global service base, SeaSafe Marine offers round-the-clock operational and technical support in major ship repair hubs in Turkey, Singapore and China. We provide your crew with familiarisation training at the end of each service attendance.

Ad Hoc Services vs SeaSafe Dry Dock Agreements

Ad Hoc Service
  • Variable market rates depending on location
  • Higher cost of service and resources for follow-up services
  • Attendance can be much longer with more downtime due to lack of pre-planning arrangements
  • Laborious supply chain processes
  • No guarantee of availability, first come first served basis Inconsistence in quality and maintenance
  • No guarantee of spares being available at the docking
  • Possibilities of unplanned additional yard work charged at a premium.
SeaSafe Dry Dock Agreements
  • Volumes discount available depending on number of vessels included
  • Fixed pricing regardless of docking location
  • Pre-docking surveys to determine full work scope and arrangement of spares well in advanced
  • Multi-skilled fully certified engineers
  • Guaranteed availability with prioritised attendance
  • Consistency in quality and maintenance
  • Greater efficiency and less downtime due to advance planning together with customer and shipyard