MICS Ltd – Marine and Yacht Surveyors, Consultants and Naval Architects, was set up by Ing. Paul L. Cardona, who had started his surveying practice in 1980, and registering the Company in 1995 and have since been heavily involved in Maritime and Yachting Industries, including Naval Architecture, Surveying, Consulting and Yacht Coding activities.
MICS Ltd is the largest office of its Nature in Malta, and one of the largest in the Mediterranean.
The company is based in Malta and we are available to offer our services world-wide.
c External Appointments:
- Flag State Inspectors for Liberia, The Marshall Islands and Bahamas Administrations.
- Appointed as Ship Surveyors (Unrestricted) by Transport Malta in terms of the Merchant Shipping Act.
- Non-Exclusive Surveyors to DnV and NKK.
The company employs 6 full-time staff, which includes 4 qualified surveyors/consultants holding Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture Degrees and warrants to practice their profession. All surveyors and consultants have proven experience in their field, and have extensive Shipyard, Classification Society and Management Experience. Furthermore, we have experience related to legal work and maritime incident investigations.
We have invested and continue to invest in training of our human resources, as well as, our information
Yacht and Vessel Coding to the Transport Malta – Commercial Yacht Code and the Commercial Vessel Code;
Inspections and Certification of LPG Installations on board Yachts and Boats (We are authorised Competent Persons by the Malta Resource Authority);
Pre-Purchase, Underwriter and P&I Condition Surveys;
Hull and Machinery Damage and Casualty Investigations;
Inspection of Fixed and Loose Lifting Equipment;
Cargo and Break Bulk Surveys, including lifting operation and lashing design;
On-Hire and Off-Hire Surveys;
Tonnage Measure for vessel under and over 24m;
Bunker Quantity Surveys. 2.2 Naval Architecture and Engineering Design:
Intact and Damage Stability Calculations and Manuals;
Performance of Light-weight and Inclining Experiments;
Hull design and fairing;
Mechanical system design and pipe system design; 2.3 Consultancy
Consultancy and Audits in accordance with ISM, Mini-ISM, ISPS, and MLC-2006;
Superintendency and Shipyard Supervision;
Developing of Shipboard Manual including SOPEP, SMPEP, Cargo Securing and STS Manuals;
Quality Management and Consultancy
Press Releases / Articles:
MICS Limited has been officially appointed as Agents and Deputy Registrars by Maritime Cook Islands