Owners Representatives

Sambekiel & Co Resources shipping agency is the designated and held responsible for handling shipments and cargo, and the general interests of our customers, at ports and harbors in Nigeria and neighboring countries, on behalf of ship owners, managers, and charterers.

We offer worldwide independent marine consultancy services such as New Building Site Supervision, Document Approval on owners behalf and further to this inspection services such as Condition Surveys, Yard Evaluations, IMCA Surveys etc.

Based on our wide marine engineering knowledge and vast past experience we are ready to assist our clients to prepare tailor-made technical solutions for individual projects.

We maintain a pool of well trained and highly professional staffs which are covering all areas of ship and marine administration. For our projects we only assign people of the utmost caliber; accountability, integrity and professionalism are the mandatory required skills to ensure the successful project execution..

Responsibilities Includes:

  • Ensuring a berth for the incoming ship
  • Arranging for the pilot and the tugs if necessary
  • Drawing up the documents for the customs and harbor services
  • Arranging for the necessary ship fresh water / provisions
  • Arranging for the necessary doctor for the crew any medical assistance
  • Arranging for storage bunkers if these are needed
  • Arranging for the necessary repairs
  • Conveying instructions to and from the ship owner
  • Organizing the supply, transport and the handling of the goods
  • Organizing the necessary contacts with the stevedores
  • Collecting freights, cargoes
  • Contacting shippers and the receivers of the goods

In the case of damage to cargo or the ship, Sambekiel & Co Resources Ltd will make the necessary arrangements (at the request of the ship’s master or owner) with the insurance company, and for nautical inspections and the services of experts or surveyors, etc.