About us

Big enough to cover the globe, small enough to care – the world’s local survey company

Aalmar Surveys is a leading marine survey and consultancy company with a track record stretching back over 40 years. Headquartered in central London, with offices in the USA and UAE and an extensive global network, we survey ships and marine assets for a broad client base.

What makes us different?

  • Independence: We are not linked to brokers, owners, ship managers or classification societies
  • Superior response times: We give prompt quotes, mobilise at short notice, report promptly - with services offered 24/7
  • No-nonsense reporting: We report with focus and without bias; photos and reports are securely delivered though our online web portal Vessel Vault
  • Skilled personnel: Our combination of ex seagoing Master Mariners, Chief Engineers and Naval Architects work alongside each other to provide fully integrated services
  • A friendly and professional service: We listen, respond and cultivate positive, personalised relationships with our clients
  • Global capability: Our 300 surveyor strong network across 90 countries ensures cost effective global survey coverage even in the most tricky to reach locations – view our global activity map
  • Consistent quality: We are ISO9001:2015 certified; are on the approved list of many marine lenders; and recognise the importance of high standards and integrity.