We understand Ship Time is critical, building long term strategic relationships with our clients allows us to gain fundamental understanding of each clients unique business operation, which enable us to provide integrated solution that are focused on maximizing efficiencies within their operations.



Coastwise Management is a full service transportation partner providing expertise in the areas of Vessel Operations Management, Marine Surveying, Brokerage S & P andCargo,  Multi-modal, Marine, Hull and Machinery,P & I, Cargo Damage, Salvage, Loss Prevention, and Transportation Advisory.  Marine assets are unique, whether inland or ocean-going vessels, as such, smart effective business decisions pertaining to those assets, especially in today’s market, can be difficult. Our mission at Coastwise Management, is to make those decisions easier for our clients, assisting them to better manage their resources by providing knowledge-based marine surveying,  financial, underwriters appraisal analyses and brokerage services for marine assets worldwide.

We provide services across all modes of transportation in areas of owners/managers representation, inspections, insurance, evaluations, project management, fleet and asset analysis, providing support and advice to a diverse industrial client base. Coastwise focus is to provide valued based cost effective services, tailored to the specific needs of each client.



Whether you require an inspection for financing, insurance, risk management, loss control or administrative management purposes, our marine surveyors will capably meet your needs. Backgrounds rich in both education and experience mean we know our way around just about anything that floats.

Our professional surveyors conduct all varieties of inspections, including:

  • General Condition
  • On /Off Charters
  • Vessel and/or Cargo Damage
  • Hull and Machinery
  • P & I
  • ISO /ISM / ISPS Audits
  • Port State Inpections
  • Fire, Safety, Lifesaving Inspections
  • Accident Investigations
  • Towing Approvals
  • MARPOL Inspections
  • Trip and Tow
  • Charters On/Off
  • Loss Prevention
  • General Average
  • Cargo
  • Containers
  • Heavy Lifts
  • Salvage



Service Coverage

All Great Lakes Ports
Welland Canal
St. Lawrence River Ports
Transportation Frontiers
Global Networks


Marine Surveying
S & P Brokerage
Vessel Chartering
Cargo / Logistics
Marine Equipment Rental
Tugs, Barges, Ships


Naval Architecture
Professional Engineering
Nautical Professionals
Vessel Delivery Crews
Marine Surveyors
Certified Seafarers