Ballast Tank Surveys
Ballast Line Repairs
Cargo Tank Repairs
Guarantee Surveys
Maintenance Planning
Failure Investigation
Drydock Attendance
Cathodic Protection
Onboard Maintenance
Recent Projects
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Ritespec Marine Coating Consultants was established in July 2002; with over 50 years combined technical and commercial experience within the coatings industry, we identified the need, and now are providing a higher level of commercial advice and technical service to Ship Owner's and Operator's than was previously available through inspection companies.

Ritespec was incorporated initially to operate in Dubai, but has within it's ten years of existance, provided a service in over twenty different countries ranging from Europe, the Middle-East, the Far-East, Russia, South America, Caribbean, and Offshore Africa; our fully qualified coating and steel surveyors often undertake technical survey's whilst sailing with the ship, in addition to drydock, special project, and newbuilding attendance. Onshore and Offshore projects are also attended on our client's behalf.


Our clients include, but are not limited to:

  • BP Shipping, U.K.
  • Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction, Qatar.
  • Gulf Energy Maritime (GEM) PJSC, U.A.E.
  • Mideast Shipmanagement, U.A.E.
  • National Gas Shipping Company (NGSCO), U.A.E. 
  • National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) Islamic Republic of Iran
  • National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (NSCSA)
  • Nordic Maritime, Norway
  • OSG, UK.
  • Thome Ship Management PTE, Singapore
  • Laurin Maritime, Sweden
  • Marinvest, Sweden
  • Wisby Tankers, Sweden
  • Franship Management, Belguim
  • Greig Billabong A/S, Norway
  • Tecto, Belguim
  • Exmar N.V., Belguim
  • Qatar Power, Qatar
  • Golar Ship Management, U.K.
  • Kuwait Oil Tanker Company S.A.K.
  • Euronav, Belguim
  • Muhlhan, U.K.
  • World Tanker Management, Singapore


We at Ritespec provide a range of services including:

  • All types of Coating Inspection
  • Coating Guarantee Surveys
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Project Planning
  • Steel Surveys
  • Tank Coating Surveys & Repair Supervision
  • Internal Ballast Line Surveys
  • Failure/ Claim Investigation
  • Preparation of Specifications
  • Newbuilding & Repair Supervision
  • Cathodic Protection
  • Passive Fire Protection