Port Agent

When a ship calls at a foreign port, the ship owner or charterer will want to ensure that the visit goes to plan. The Port Agent is the organiser that will do everything within his/her power to make sure that this happens on behalf of the ship owner or operator. With our experienced team of agents we cover 24/7/365 all operations in all main Albania port, Durres, Vlore,Sarande, Shengjin.

Draft Survey

A draft survey is a calculation of the weight of cargo loaded or unloaded to or from a ship from measurents of changes in its displacement. The technique is based on Archimedes' principle. The procedure is standardized by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe for the measurement of bulk cargoes.

Ullage Survey
Ullage Survey

Ullage survey method is used to determine the amount of liquid cargo such as crude oil, petroleum products, chemicals and similar loaded or discharged on tanker ships. In short, it is a weight determination method. This technique is based on measuring the empty space above the load in the tanks and making some static calculations. In this way, the weight of the cargo carried by the ship is found.

On/off hire survey

Off hire survey is to check condition a vessel after hiring period and calculate quantity of fuel bunker remain on board for re-deliver to ownership (or delivery to new charterer). On/Off hires are one of nautical terms in hire of Ship / Vessel to shipping of goods from a hiring company & a leasing company.

Loading/Discharging operations

The actual handling of the cargo in loading and discharging is done by
stevedores, who are experienced men appointed for this purpose when a vessel arrives at a port. This does not release the Master from the responsibility for the safety of the ship and cargo, and he must supervise the work of the stevedores for general safety.

Maintenance and repairs

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Assisting during ship inspections

What you can expect during an inspection if your ship is selected to be inspected by one of our surveyors.Our marine surveyors may board a ship at any time to inspect it. Our PSC inspections are carried out under International Maritime Organization (IMO) procedures for port State control as amended from time to time.

Delivery Cash to Master

Cash to Master Delivery in the Maritime Sector. Manage Crew Salary Advances and Cash Purchases at Ports with ONE Platform. Full visibility and control over cash transfers globally. Real-time requests, approvals and card loads anywhere in the world.


In financial accounting under International Financial Reporting Standards, a provision is an account which records a present liability of an entity. The recording of the liability in the entity's balance sheet is matched to an appropriate expense account in the entity's income statement. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, a provision is an expense.

Superficial Survey

Specifically, we hypothesize that providing inmates with a superficial survey choice (SSC)—that is, a choice between completing either of two voluntary surveys that are actually differently ordered versions of the same questionnaire—will increase their motivation both to participate in a given survey and to respond thoughtfully to the questions asked therein.


Bunkering is the supplying of fuel for use by ships, and includes the shipboard logistics of loading fuel and distributing it among available bunker tanks. A person dealing in trade of bunker fuel is called a Bunker Trader. The term originated in the days of steamships, when the fuel, coal, was stored in bunkers.

Transit Call

Transit Call means a Call, comprising the minimum service features necessary to support a speech path through the Operator's System, handed over from the KCH System to the Operator's System destined for a Third Party Operator's System, being a Call available for the conveyance of Messages.

Bunker Survey

Bunker Survey is an examination of the ship's fuel to ascertain its total on board quantity. it can be ROB quantity, ROB is Remaining On Board of fuel oils like MGO (marine gas oil) or MFO (Marine Fuel Oil) or LSFO (low Sulphur fuel oil) or HSFO (high sulfur fuel oil) or LSMDO (low sulfur marine diesel oil) and you know any many type or fuel oil consumption by ship's or vessel now.

Tally control

The Control Centre works as an interface between the user and Tally.ERP 9 installed at different s ites. It enables the user to centrally configure and administer s ite or user belonging to an account.

Loss evaluation

A method of achieving an economic balance between buyer and seller in adding material to a transformer design to get lower losses, in which one calculates a value in dollars per kilowatt for load loss and for no-load loss.

Stowage advisory

The arranging and packing of cargo in a vessel for shipment. Sometimes the shipper or his agent give specific instructions concerning the way in which cargo is to be stowed. For example, a shipper may require that his shipment be placed below deck if it may be damaged by exposure to the elements above deck, or amidships if it may be damaged by the greater movement of the vessel in fore and aft sections.

Inspection cargo compartments

The carrier, its agents, and any person designated for this purpose by the carrier or agents shall cause an inspection of each hold or compartment containing hazardous materials to be made after stowage is complete, and at least once every 24 hours thereafter, weather permitting, in order to ensure that the cargo is in a safe condition and that no damage caused by shifting, spontaneous heating, leaking, sifting, wetting, or other cause has been sustained by the vessel or its cargo since loading and stowage.

Vessel and cargo damage inspection

Vessel condition inspection is Full Condition of a Motor Vessel (ship) Survey on her technical condition. AIM Control’s full experience marine surveyors attending to the ship/vessel for verify all of following hull, machinery and equipment items of vessel/ship. Damaged cargo and expensive repairs occur when you neglect your containers, which can suffer all kinds of damage during rough crossings and handling.

Visa for crew members

Visa requirements for crew members are administrative entry restrictions imposed by countries on members of the crew during transit or turnaround.
These requirements for permission to enter a territory for a short duration and perform their predefined duties in the given areas are distinct from actual formal permission for an alien to enter and remain in a territory.

Insurance consultancy and loss prevention

Insurance consultant refers to a person who advises or offers to advise in the area of life and health insurance or property and casualty insurance. Insurance consultant offers his/her service for a particular fee. Loss prevention refers to the measures used to prevent loss of life, health, and property arising from an incident or accident. The aim of loss prevention is to prevent any accident and reduce the risks of hazards in the workplace.

Supply Chain Solutions

Global Shipping Shpk area of expertise is founded on two pillars. With respect to shipping services, the primary objective of Global Shipping Shpk is to provide ship owners with effective interface with the ports in the Republic of Albania and from the other side offering to the cargo owners guaranteed forwarding services for their commodities up to the destination.

Global Shipping Shpk, in performing its functions makes use of the wide range of partners specialized in other shipping area such are in maritime surveys, ISM & ISPS requirements, repair and maintenance, trucking companies, custom agents, terminal operators operating in close cooperation with the port authorities.