Our team can support the world-wide operation of your ship, ensuring you are always meeting an ever-changing raft of regulations and staying compliant with laws, no matter where you are based, or heading.
Our excellent relationships with Flag States and local government departments across the wold ensures hassle free port visits for those we support.
We can assist with the recruitment of crews to perform to the highest standards at all times, ensuring they are experienced and correctly qualified. Logistics including arranging travel to and from vessels is also handled by our team, who can be called upon to provide back-up in emergency medical situations.
Providing access to training and career progression is essential to retaining the best, highly competent and reliable crew. This an area Wilson Ship Management can assist. We will work with you to ensure crews continually develop their skills from cadets to senior staff.
Always knowing how your ship is performing can help avoid unforeseen and expensive repair bills. We can advise and support with technical and condition surveys, maintenance procedures and other technical work on board to ensure your ship’s condition and performance is constantly monitored and maintained.
Our team is qualified and experienced in attending to damages, handling insurance claims and planning repair and maintenance works. We are experienced in obtaining and appraising quotes from shipyards across the world. Our team can oversee works at the beginning, during and at completion to monitor the standard of works and costs, or oversee it day to day if so desired.
Our team will monitor all machinery, stocks and spares, ensuring damages and defects are immediately reported to manage a constantly updated inventory. This ensures timely delivery of required parts at realistic prices. Our established relationships with major suppliers ensures we can get the best prices for our clients, and the best level of service.
We arrange registration of the chosen flag and trading certificates, and also provide flag state approved MLC Seafarers agreements (SEA) for crew. We keep crew records and monitor certificates, making sure all crew comply with regulations.
We pride ourselves on the clarity and transparency we provide to ship owners over their financial performance, allowing access to reports and data relating to the management of their ship at any time, giving them a true understanding of ongoing and anticipated future costs.
We manage the payment of crew salaries, executed in adherence to various national regulations.
Our team will review all invoices from suppliers and service providers to ensure accuracy and value. We will pay verified invoices and audit and verify the cash on board each month.
Our team will find the most suitable shipyards in the world to carry out work on your ship – and that means selecting which should tender for the work, conducting appraisals of bids and finding a cost-effective solution.
Any major project, be it a new build or a refit, needs careful planning to ensure it is completed on time and within budget. We have good relationships with all major repair yards and can help with setting the specification for your project and negotiating contracts and schedules with shipyards.?
We will visit your vessel as often as you desire – providing a true independent eye on the work being carried out, looking out for the best interests of the Owner at all times and ensuring good value for money and the highest standard or work.
Ship & Crew Management
Accounting & Budgeting
Refit & New Build Project Management
We manage ships of all size including small passenger, survey, special purpose, and cargo ships.
All services are of importance but of course, regulation and compliance with laws and regulations, and safety and security are key for all of our ship management clients.
Key to this is the recruitment of highly-trained crews, and throughout our many years of managing vessels at sea, we have an exceptional safety record.
Accounting, budgeting and cost control is another area in which we help many ships operate to maximum efficiency and commercial performance.
We hold Documents of Compliance for major flag states and will ensure your ship always meets the ever-changing regulations.
Wilson Ship Management can support vessels anywhere in the world and our team have been involved in a wide variety of ships schedules and itineraries worldwide, as well as the usual cruising grounds of the Mediterranean, Caribbean and USA.
Ships we manage can regularly be found in the Far East, Australia, the North and South Pacific, Canada, Alaska, India, the Indian Ocean, Alaska, North and South America and across Europe.
As the ships DPA WSM provide 24/7 crisis support as part of our ISM and ISPS service, coordinating the response to any emergency situation.
Yes, this is a key service for many clients of Wilson Ship Management. We will find the best and most suitable shipyards to work on your ship. Our team are able to oversee regular condition inspections to ensure any required maintenance and repairs are planned in advance and carried out at convenient times, keeping disruption to business operations at a minimum, with works carried out at shipyards we have excellent relationships with and know offer excellent service and value.
We are highly experienced in this area and ensure that correctly qualified and medically fit crews are recruited to be able to carry out the duties they are selected for.
We can arrange for medical examinations where required and provide advice on the suitability of crew in relation to the certificates they have and courses they have attended.
We can also recommend providers of reference and security checks if required.
Our team can recruit for cargo and offshore vessel operators and ship owners.
Allan and his team have a wealth of experience in the yacht management field and have always been efficient, diligent and honest in our dealings. I greatly value their support and service, and recommend them to any new yacht owner to help make the transition smooth and enjoyable.
Nopel Shipping Ltd. was totally satisfied with the services of Wilson Yacht Management, and found no cause for complaint over the nine years Nopel Shipping Ltd. was involved with them. Allan and his team have a wealth of experience in the yacht management field and they have always been efficient, diligent and honest in all our dealings.
Nopel Shipping Ltd
I wish to say a personal thank you for the support you have given me and Vortex Marine over the last two years. Peter, my late husband was pleased he picked the right company, yours, to help with all matters.
Pauline Bull, Motor Yacht Titan
It has been about a year since you have taken over the management of our client's 60 meter Feadship. We have previously had two other management companies and even did the work ourselves for several months. I wanted to thank you for your excellent service and let you know how pleased we are in how seamlessly you have taken over and done just what we needed.