Worldwide cargo holds preparation

Fortuna International Ltd. is a team with a high level of awareness of the hold preparation works. Extensive experience allows us to answer your request within shortest term and mobilize staff within up to 24 hours, search for the optimal rout to your location and prepare all necessary equipment. With us you may be sure you get the best service in any location all over the world. Our supernumeraries can prepare the holds for next charging after such types of cargo:

        • Coal
        • Pet Coke
        • Cement
        • Lime
        • Manganese ore
        • Metal Scrap
        • Bauxite, etc.

Each team member has appropriate certifications and knowledge to perform any type of works. Our qualification and equipment are more than enough to work in any hard and hazardous conditions on the height of 5 meters and above.

We have Cleaned & Prepared

Increasing quantity of cleaned vessels prooves the loyalty of our clients.

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Vessel`s previous cargo:

Pet Coke:
Manganese ore:
Metal scrap:

Why Choose Us

Nowadays, dry bulk shipping by seaway stably holds the leader place in logistic. Therefore, the importance of bulk carriers maintenance takes the emergency value for its owners, charters, operators. With a clear understanding of this issue, the Fortuna team serves vessels during the last 8 years.

Fast and Effective

Timing is critical. Your vessels are earning only while they are at sea. This means that time in port must be kept to an absolute minimum and frequent turnarounds between cargoes have to be fast and efficient. Seen in this context the cargo hold preparation that takes place between the ports is pivotal.

Our company routes the teams to any location all over the world, using the opportunities of our traveling department. After embarkation Fortuna team commences holds preparation works whether the vessel is at anchorage or shipping to the other port of loading. This way of doing business saves much time and effort on your side and makes your business profitable and optimized.

Ecology safe & Grain standard

Any cleaning team that may be discharged with wastewater after holds preparation must not be harmful to the environment. Which means that the cleaning agents have to be both effective and compliant with current regulations.

While working with different chemicals we meet all modern standards of ecology safe works to be done. We prepare your holds after and before any cargo. And of course, we are doing it in the safest way to keep your cargo clean and ecological. With our services, you may be sure you get a positive result.

Highly Professional

The design of modern dry bulk carriers is centred around their holds and has evolved to be as efficient as possible in terms of volume of cargo carried. Whether this is coal, grain, iron ore or other bulks, the need is for fast and efficient loading, safe shipping and speedy unloading.

But what happens when the voyage is completed and the cargo holds are empty? What comes next is a crucial process that can make the difference between securing the ship’s next employment and losing a valuable charter by failing to meet regulatory requirements.

Good cargo hold cleaning is vital for dry cargo shipowners and operators. It’s a process that can directly affect the bottom line and which relies on the crew has the right tools to do their job safely and efficiently.

Certified and Insured

Hazardous conditions of works must be certified accordingly. Each of our employees has appropriate certification for execution works on tops and hold the insurance police which covers any type of possible issues. It makes any risks minimal and allows us to avoid undesirable consequences for both the customer and the employee. In addition, cleaning gangs travel with biometrical passports  and a packs of docs for smooth embarkation on your vessel: Seaman Books, Certificates of proficiency, Medical records.

What Clients Say?

Customer testimonials about our work.

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