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Phone: +64 9 432 7520
Fax: +64 9 432 7523

PO Box 258
Ruakaka 0151
New Zealand


As independent marine surveyors Lucas Marine Services carry out a whole range of surveys, both on board ships and ashore, including:

Draft Survey

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Wharf Damage

Cargo Damage

Hull Damage

On/Off Hire Survey

Cargo Gear Safety Inspection

Pre-loading Survey

Container Survey

Reefer Survey

Ullage Survey

Stability Survey

Inspection and Certification of cargo quantity and quality

Measuring and Certification of round-wood (logs)

Measurement of vacant space for the calculation of Deadfreight

Pre-purchase inspections of any type of vessel

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Measuring volume of round-wood

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Draft Survey

We offer complete service where we plan the cargo stow, confer with Masters, Stevedores and Agents, supervise the vessel loading and make a full report on completion. Alternatively we may simply monitor the loading of a cargo at one load port on request of the client. In every case we take great pride in always looking after the best interest of our customer.

As cargo superintendents we have particular experience in:

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Cement discharged at Auckland

Refrigerated cargo ie meat, butter, fish

Chilled cargo ie kiwifruit, apples, squash

Logs, wood chips and timber products

Bulk cargo ie cement, clinker, coal, fertiliser

Clients who have recently used us for their marine surveying requirements at Whangarei/Marsden Point include:

CHH - Lodestar Ltd

Pacific Forest Products Ltd

CSI Control Services Int'l, Paris

P & I Services Limited, Auckland

Golden Bay Cement Ltd

Quadrant Pacific Shipping Ltd, NZ

International Stevedoring Services Ltd

TollOwens Limited

Marubeni Corporation, Tokyo

Zespri International Ltd

Marusumi Paper Company, Japan



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