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HomeLogisticsRisk ManagementInspection & Sampling ServicesCargo & Vessel ServicesHold & Hatch Inspections
An SGS inspector verifies that the ship’s hold is ready to receive your cargo. Our hold inspections consider a number of factors that may affect the quality of your cargo. Our capable and experienced inspectors:
Improper ship’s hatch cover seals and securing arrangements account for a high percentage of cargo defects and rejections. SGS hatch inspections provide evidence that the condition of the hatch covers does not pose a threat to the cargo. Our inspectors:
Complete, independent hatch and hold inspections are commercial carrier inspection services offered by SGS, a trusted leader in bulk cargo management.