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Client: Ship owner and design consultancy.

The Project: To mitigate a claim by charterers for speed loss due to fouling.

The Outcome
Safinah contributed to the assessment of the coating selected and its suitability for the trading pattern of the vessel and its last dry-docking. It also assessed the expected speed loss based on the naval architecture analysis of the problem. The client was successful in defending against the claim.