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Docking and Lay Up

We are specialists in lay-up management to provide you with a complete ship lay-up solution. We have a worldwide network and are able to provide you safe and secure locations for lay-up and follow through all procedures.

We expertise in design & construction of docks combining both the commercial and technical aspects and above all business vability & requirements.

Lay-up management is essential for handling the wide range of technical and financial issues that arise when taking vessels out of service for a period of time. Cost related during lay-up has to be optimum to give you best of monetary benefit during the coming period of ship in service and income to the owner directly.

Successful lay-up management should be measured as a best possible combination of:
  • Complete evaluation of the lay-up site towards weather conditions, berthing arrangements and budget.
  • Assessment of the lay-up manager and the services it provides during specified time.
  • Evaluation of the lay-up procedures whether in compliance with Class and Flag state guidelines.
  • Complete assessment of applicable equipment maintenance and scope.
  • Availability of dry docking, ship repairs in the dock with solid planning, painting of hull with dehumidification options in case of weather factor.
  • Available of ship reactivation options when lay-up period is over

What can you expect from Bulbous Marine & Mining Services Pvt Ltd Lay up?
  • We provide a comprehensive lay-up in line with class and Flag state guidelines.
  • We provide various prompt services which may result in reduced lay-up periods.
  • As an established ship manager, we have a complete understanding of your requirements and are able to customize lay-up solutions to the way you want it.

What do you get?
  • A well documented, safe site, protected weather conditions and actual cost repurcation of your Lay-up.
  • Comprehensive preservation procedures for engine room, accommodation, deck, hull, bridge and tanks
  • Comprehensive routine planned maintenance package
  • Monthly asset condition reports
  • Classification Society / Flag state / Insurance guidelines compliant
  • Asset certification from Class which may result in reduced insurance premiums
    • Lay-up Declaration
    • Lay-up Clean Declaration
    • Preservation Declaration
  • 24/7 safety / security watchmen
  • Lay-up Management brochure. Hull cleaning services by third party


How can vessel lay-ups be utilised better?
  • Upgrade the vessel generally and equipment specifically, with special attention on new regulations, future proof your sales.
  • Arrange for an inventory of material onboard to utilize the maintenance and repair budget better during the service period of the vessel.

Phone : + 91 (0) 902 906 0888
Email : info@bulbous.in