Arnold is a Master Mariner and all-round surveyor who has been a surveyor as from 1988. Before becoming a surveyor Arnold worked as mate/engineer and captain on multipurpose vessels, bulk carriers, offshore drilling vessel and tugs. In 2005 Arnold started with risk consultancy and specialised in JH 143 surveys all over the world.
Further, Arnold is specialised in JH 115 inspections on vessels and (mega) yachts, risk consultancy of floating sheerlegs, crawler cranes and other land or shore based equipment, seagoing and inland fleets and risk assessments for maritime related companies.
In the (mega) yacht industry Arnold is known for his condition and valuation surveys and advice on safety issues and regulations during the new building process.
Spoken languages - Dutch, English, German
Experience since - 1988
Discipline - (Master) Mariner, Marine Engineer
Sectors - Consultancy, Loss prevention, Shipping
Area(s) of expertise:
Casualty (nautical) investigations, Condition surveys (P&I/ H&M / Pre-purchase/On-off hire), Hull & Machinery, JH143 Shipyard risk surveys, Lashing and securing, Marine Warranty, Project / heavy lift cargoes, Survey coordination, Towing, Yachts