Van Ameyde Krogius marine surveyor, Kaupo Püvi, was recently interviewed by Stephanie Sjöblad on Alandia’s podcast on Hatch Covers & Their Maintenance.
During this podcast we listen to the perspective Kaupo, who is a former seafarer with experience of sailing on general cargo ships. In his current role as marine surveyor for Van Ameyde Krogius, he is involved in loss prevention and damage surveys which frequently address hatch covers.
The podcast discusses some of the common pitfalls that go against recommended best practices, the importance of training and knowledge, and the need for better shoreside support from the Shipowner to achieve proper maintenance and repairs.
Listen in to be better informed on hatch covers and their maintenance!
0:52 Introduction from Kaupo