VDR Annual Survey (APT)
Our certified team of surveyors can provide a complete VDR service, on board your vessel. We can provide this Annual Performance inspection for the following manufactures, directly: JRC & Rutter (Netwave). In Brazil we can provide these on behalf of all the main classification societies. Outside Brazil, our possibilities are much wider, and we can work with other manufactures. Please let us know the country, and we will assist you with what we have best.
With details, we will perform a complete verification in all the equipment part of your VDR System. For the actual survey, we follow a very strict procedure, and verify each one of the points below with precision.
The complete annual survey on the VDR - for JRC & Rutter (Netwave) - that we erform on board, envolves the verification of each one of the points below. Here they are, in details:
- Download the Capsule Data
- Assure VDR battery condition with blackout test
- Check expiry dates for Acoustic beacon, Float-free capsule battery, Float-free capsule HRU & Reserve power source
- Confirm the Operation and Recording of all interfaces
- Check for any needed repairs
- Inspect Playback equipment & Record condition
- Check all documentation and confirm presence and suitability, following requirements of all regulatory bodies
- Issue APT attached with the classes' approval
Our team is dully certified by all the main classification societies that survey worldwide. Consider us always, for this type of activity. In case you need any spares, count us in as well.