V-Maritime's Pre-purchase Inspections normally consists of
Thorough inspection of the entire vessel including tanks & void spaces
Review of Log Books
Review of Class & Flag State Certificates, PSC Reports etc
Review of Maintenance Programs & Logs, Oil Analysis Reports etc
Speed Performance Evaluation based on Log Book Entries
If possible Operational Function Tests and Sea Passage/Performance Tests might be carried out as well, keeping the vessel's loading/ballast condition & location in mind.
Please contact V-Maritime for further informations and references.