Operates a global network of over 200 surveyors strategically located in major ports and coastal cities around the world in order to facilitate the coordination and conduct of surveys and the issuance of interim certificates while our technical department in Panama City (our headquarters) evaluates and issues the statutory certificates pursuant to the provisions of the international conventions and national regulations applicable to each individual case.
Do not hesitate in contact us for additional information. At PANAMA MARITIME DOCUMENTATION SERVICES INC. (PMDS), we will be more than willing to assist you with all survey processes and the issuance of the following certificates, subject to prior approval by the Panama Maritime Authority and IMMARBE:
Is an internationally renowned independent ship classification society, founded in Panama in 1989. As a leading ship classification society, we are also recognized as a highly reliable, impartial, third party assessment organization by ship-owners, shipyards, maritime insurers, and port state control agencies around the world. Our broad range of services encompass all aspects of ship assessment from the approval of vessel and machinery plans to the surveys and registration of ship installations, approval of materials, equipment and outfitting gear, as well as the assessment and registration of ship safety management systems and security systems.