Project Management Services

Our project management team has extensive industry experience managing new vessel construction and conversion projects alongside reputable marine builders in Australia, USA, China and Southeast Asia. We can provide onsite supervision of the vessel’s construction to ensure construction quality and timely delivery.

The STS vessel management teams are comprised of ship operators, naval engineers, marine architects, electrical engineers, production engineers and senior ship officers all with extensive experience in the industry. The diversity of expertise within each team ensures that all aspects of your vessel’s construction or conversion are of the highest possible quality, that they satisfy all safety and environmental regulations and that each phase of construction meets its deadline.

project management for ship construction

Project Management Services include but are not limited to:

Build Site Supervision Services:

  1. Steel cutting, fabrication and hull construction
  2. Hull and tank surface preparation
  3. Anti-corrosive coating and finish coating application
  4. Machinery installation
  5. Electrical and automation installation
  6. Cargo system installation
  7. Outfitting

Major Equipment Selection Services:

  1. Evaluation of equipment functionality
  2. Evaluation of equipment reliability
  3. Evaluation of equipment maintenance

Contract Negotiation Management Services

  1. Payment methods
  2. Security and titles
  3. Technical specifications and plans
  4. Warranties
  5. Limitations of liability
  6. Change orders
  7. Insurance and taxes
  8. Completion Dates

Shipyard Services:

  1. Full evaluation of all shipyard and procedures
  2. Full evaluation of shipyard safety, security and emergency requirements
  3. Implementation and enforcement of shipyard conduct and drug/alcohol/substance policies
  4. Facilitation of all contractual documents and ancillary requirements
  5. Management of shipyard authorisation and responsibilities
  6. Management of project communication lines
  7. Management and Facilitation of all reporting requirements and procedures ie: schedules and progress monitoring
  8. Management of all storage facilities
  9. Site and infrastructure procedures/inspections

Additional Services:

  1. Vessel plan review, plan approvals, plan modifications and or changes
  2. Attendance at NDT and factory acceptance tests
  3. Mooring and dock trials
  4. Final sea trials
  5. All site inspections (both scheduled and unscheduled)
  6. Inspection reports
  7. Delivery and acceptance of vessel
  8. Guarantee claims evaluation and management