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Maritime Advisors

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Key Contacts

Dinesh Sharma

Dinesh Sharma

Director, Drewry Maritime Advisors
Leticia Astudillo

Leticia Astudillo

Technical Lead, Drewry Maritime Advisors

Case Studies

Benchmarking of chemical freight expenses

The producer contacted Drewry to carry out a freight rate benchmarking exercise and examine their existing freight arrangements.

Technical Due Diligence

Technical due diligence gives an independent, third party assessment of operational assets (vessels) and infrastructure (shipyards, ports and terminal facilities).

Technical due diligence is typically undertaken as part of an overall due diligence process as a pre-requisite to a major transaction or project investment.


Activities undertaken include the physical inspection of terminal equipment, related facilities and services to confirm their overall status and value. Our services include:

 

Port terminals

  • Capacity assessment, capacity bottlenecks and expansion assessment
  • High level assessment of technical risks of project
  • Maintenance strategy review and repex strategy review
  • Capex review
  • Opex review
  • Lenders Technical Advisor, Vendor’s Technical Advisor, Buyer’s Technical Advisor

Ships

  • New ship construction, contract and spec review
  • Tank test, hull and propeller flow test attendance
  • Sale and purchase, desk-based valuation of target purchase vessel
  • Opex benchmarking

Shipyards

  • Existing and new

Key Contacts

Dinesh Sharma

Dinesh Sharma

Director, Drewry Maritime Advisors
Leticia Astudillo

Leticia Astudillo

Technical Lead, Drewry Maritime Advisors

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With just two changes to liner shipping’s fundamentals, could the industry finally be on the verge of attaining sustainable profitability?

Maritime Silk Road International Cooperation Forum

Presentation given by Tim Power, Drewry Managing Director and Head of Maritime Advisors at the Maritime Silk Road International Cooperation Forum, July 2017.

6

$6bn: The combined value of container shipping industry investments we have advised on since 2010.

20

$20bn: The value of financing projects we have provided commercial due diligence advice for in port M&A since 2010.

48

The number of countries in which our Maritime Advisors have completed assignments since 2005.

400

Our advisors have been involved in over 400 port assignments over the past 10 years.