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Client: Ship owner and design consultancy.

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

Our Role: 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 Outcome: The client was successful in defending against the claim.