Shipping and marine incidents can be incredibly costly, both in terms of the damage to the vessel and the resulting loss in revenue. Early intervention by an expert can help minimize damage and subsequent losses. At Hawkins we have experience of investigating incidents such as:
Hawkins are experts in marine and shipping investigations. The main reason we are appointed is to try to establish the cause of the incident and then to assist with:
With offices in the UK, Dubai, Hong Kong and Singapore, we are able to immediately mobilise following an incident to assess any damage, provide advice on possible clean-up measures and undertake detailed investigation into the cause of the incident. Obtaining witness evidence is usually the first step in establishing a narrative of events and is often important in determining the cause. We use the latest technology in our investigations.
A typical investigation might include: