More About FMS

Fanar Marine Services (FMS) is an independent, privately owned, marine consultancy, surveying and inspection service provider established in 2007. FMS provides a full range of specialized services to the tanker, non-tanker as well as off-shore fleet from our headquarters in Dubai, our branch offices in Fujairah and our liaison offices at Al Jubail (Saudi Arabia) and Mumbai (India). Additionally our associates and International relationships allow us to offer our services to clients in East – Asia too.


  • Marine Consultancy Services
  • CDI Inspections
  • Flag state Inspections: Marshall Island and Barbados
  • Pre-purchase and Pre-charter surveys
  • Bunkering surveys
  • On-hire/Off-hire surveys
  • Hot work/Gas-free certification (EHS approved)
  • Quality Documentation
  • Damage & Condition surveys for P&I/H&M
  • OCIMF-SIRE Inspection for Oil Majors
  • Pre-finance Inspections
  • Port Captaincy / Cargo expediting
  • Towage Approval Certification/Surveys
  • Cargo quantity surveys
  • ISM / ISPS / Navigational Audits (Non Tankers)
  • Dry dock supervision


” To provide comprehensive and professional survey, inspection consultancy services to the maritime industry with global reach, ensuring highest standards of work ethics and integrity.”


  • Integrity
  • Ethics
  • Teamwork
  • Employee Welfare
  • Respect for environment and social responsibility


  • Achieve a global reach.
  • Continuous improvement through all possible means.
  • Earn profit for all our members


Our reputation as a high quality, marine surveying and consultancy services provider is something we take pride in. Customer satisfaction through continuous improvement is the cornerstone of our success. We aim to provide an environment of trust and integrity wherein our relationship with our clients has an opportunity to grow into one of long term commitment.


FMS’s greatest strength lies in the quality of its staff – we are able to offer a comprehensive range of marine surveying and consultancy services through our team whose expertise spans across most vessel types. This includes an extensive experience in STS operations on VLCC, Product Tanker, Gas Carriers and Chemical Tankers in addition to bulk, break bulk, container vessels as well as Off-Shore vessels. Experience in Surveying, Port Captaincy, Superintendency and Consultancy at a senior level completes the depth of our expertise.

Our in-house team has a combined experience of more than 20 decades in the Marine Industry. We are also ably assisted by our associates (naval architects and marine engineers). All our surveyors have the knowledge and wealth of experience to understand and link the many differing aspects of the shipping world’s day-to-day business. Our technical support team, accounting and administration personnel assist in enabling us to provide a cost-effective and efficient gamut of service to our clients.