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Marine Surveys

Maritime Service

Marine Surveys in Sri Lanka


Ceyline Maritime is one of the leading independent marine consultancy and surveying companies in Sri Lanka. We conduct on-hire and off-hire surveys, pre-purchase surveys, P & I Surveys & general condition surveys of vessels. Working with some of the best surveyors in the country and having state-of-the-art tools & processes, we are able to provide reliable and cost-efficient condition assessments for vessels calling at all ports in Sri Lanka.

Ceyline Maritime provides a comprehensive range of Marine Surveys, Ship Investigations, Container & Cargo Surveys, and Consultancy services in Sri Lanka. Our surveyors are qualified, competent, accredited, and experienced and are registered with the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. Meeting international reporting requirements, our reports carry the nature, extent, and the cause of the damage and in-depth technical analysis.

Our qualified and experienced marine surveyors will provide the facts and sound technical opinions in an impartial and unbiased manner. Hence, a proper assessment of loss and liability can be made when doing marine surveys in Sri Lanka, with Ceyline Maritime. We provide surveying services in cargo, nautical and technical matters and cover a broad range of marine and non-marine specialisms.

Besides Ultrasonic Thickness Measurements (UTM), our Marine Survey Division specializes in:

  • Visual coating and crack inspections
  • Steel renewal calculations and surveys
  • Measurements for owner interest
  • Corrosion inspections
  • Ultrasonic Tightness Testing
  • Video inspection surveys (CCTV)
  • Condition Assessment Programs (CAP/CAS)
  • Vessel pre-docking inspections
  • Rope access services for UTM and NDT (IRATA certified)
Marine Surveys in Sri Lanka

Our Marine Survey division provides a full range of inspection services that enable ship owners and operators to safeguard the integrity, compliance, and profitability of their vessels for the entire lifecycle. Our panel consists of experienced and professionally qualified Marine Surveyors appointed by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce & they are members of the International Institute of Marine Surveyors, London, U.K.

Further all types of marine surveys are carried out by us, on behalf of P&I Clubs, Shipping Lines, Shippers & Consignees. We represent the following maritime authorities and organizations in Sri Lanka with regard to marine surveys.

  • Safety Inspectors for Antigua & Barbuda W.I. Registry
  • Intracon Worldwide Ltd., for container On/Off Hire, In-Service Surveys
  • International Commodity Control Services,(ICCS) Hamburg for Cargo Surveys
  • International Maritime Centre S.A – Athens for IBS Class & IBS Panama

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We Cover All Commercial Ports in Sri Lanka

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Colombo (Head Office)

No 01, Alfred House Avenue,
Colombo 00300.


07th Floor, Hambantota Maritime Center, Mirijjawila, Hambantota.


No 348, Ceyline Maritime Services PVT Ltd, Galle Road, Megalle.


No.01, Thulasipura,

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Maritime Services FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the ports under Sri Lanka Ports Authority?

Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) is the state-owned operator of major commercial ports in Sri Lanka. Founded in 1979, SLPA currently operates ports in Colombo, Galle, Hambantota, Kankesanthurai, Oluvil, Point Pedro, and Trincomalee.

Is Sri Lanka now Open for foreign national crew changes?

Yes. Sri Lanka is now open for a foreign national crew change with the assistance and preview of the Sri Lankan government and PPP. (Private Public Partnership) Vessels arriving in Sri Lanka after cargo discharged/load or bunkering at any seaport in India are allowed for a crew change.

However, if any vessel entering after embarking Seafarers in India, then crew disembarkation in Sri Lanka will not be permitted.

All seafarers can arrive or depart only via charter flights, and foreign crew embarkation & disembarkation via commercial flights are still NOT permitted in Sri Lanka.

All seafarers must carry out PCR tests at the respective Isolation Centers (ICs) on arrival and be permitted to leave to join ship or flight only after receiving a negative PCR report.

No Shore Passes will be issued.

Are there any restrictions on the crew who embarked from COVID -19 high-risk countries or specific nationalities?

Unfortunately, commercial flights are yet to commence from Sri Lanka. Special Charter flights are operating from Manila / Doha to and from Sri Lanka, allowing the seafarer movement.

Are commercial flights available to / from Sri Lanka?

Unfortunately commercial flights are yet to be operated from , to Sri Lanka. Special Charter flights are operating from, to Manila / Doha to, from Sri Lanka allowing the seafarer movement.

Can Provisions supply be arranged in Sri Lanka at any port?

Yes. All ports and OPL in Colombo, Trincomalee, Hambantota, and Galle Port

What are the Ports where CMS Operates?

All major ports in Sri Lanka. Colombo, Galle, Trincomalee and Hambantota.