PMSL was established in October 1998 by its visionary Managing Director Engr. Md. Golam Sarwar MBA. It is registered as a limited company with the joint-stock companies of Bangladesh Government . Its initial ventures were ship manning and ship repair. With sincerity and outstanding quality services it has already reputed itself as one of the best in both sectors. Later PMSL has expanded its services in various new enterprises and is establishing its firm footage of quality service in each field. Company’s all activities are closely monitored and maintained by qualified marine professionals with extensive sea-experience. PMSL has its own library of technical documents and upgrades it. The company was accredited to ISO 9001: 2008 certification from BVQI.
PMSL Divisions :
- Ship Repairing & Engineering
- Ship Salvage (Alliance partner of TITAN Salvage)
- Diving Services (Only IACS approved company in Bangladesh)
- Ship Manning Agency
- Engineering project
- Testing Services and Water Weights Load Test
- Life Boat Servicing & Inspection
- Coastal & Inland Transportation
- Independent Ship & Special Casualty Response Survey
Faststream Logistics Limited
Company is owning an ocean-going 2400 HP tug-boat named 'BARSHAN', a GL-classed multi-purpose salvage barge named 'PRANTIK', an aluminium boat named 'PRANTIK EXPLORER' and a long cargo vessel named 'M.V. RODELLA'.
- Shipping Agent
- Owners' Protective Agent
- Supplier of Provision / Bond Items / spare parts
- Crew changing service
- P & I Club Correspondent
PMSL is an enlisted ship repair workshop of Chittagong Port Authority and also an enlisted ship repair contractor of Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC), the national flag carrier.
Prantik is a Grade - A Marine Workshop, certified by Mercantile Marine Department, Chittagong. Bangladesh.
Ship Manning Agency
An approved Manning Agent for Recruitment of Seafarers by Department Of Shipping, Bangladesh. Manning Agent mainly For MISC Bhd. (Malaysian International Shipping Corporation) Since 1998 , ETA (Emirates Trading Agency) , Dubai in Bangladesh and GBLT Ship Management Pte Ltd., Singapore.
Prantik actively participates in programmes related to ship manning , STCW related matters organized by the Department of Shipping, Bangladesh.
Prantik manufactures Hydraulic jacks of different capacity and exports to overseas clients.
Exports reconditioned spares, engines, pumps etc from demolition yard to various ship owners. Imports mainly engineering items for own and clients. PMSL has indenting business also.
Reconditioned Gen-set for export and rental
Prantik Marine Services Ltd. (Prantik) is a local salvage company, based in Chittagong, having ALLIANCE partnership with SMIT SALVAGE B.V. of Holland, probably the no.1 Salvage Company in the world. Prantik is an enlisted salver of "The Salvage Association", Singapore, enlisted salvage contractor of Mongla Port Authority and one of the reputed salvers of Chittagong Port Authority.
Prantik Marine has expanded their activities into the field of Salvage Activities in late 2000. In the 1st half of 2001, we have successfully Salvaged a fire struck sunken vessel, German registered and built, named M.V.SOUTHERN QUEEN from jetty no.1 of Chittagong port using logistic supports sourced locally. The vessel was declared a CTL (constructive total loss) by its owner and hull underwriters. The vessels P & I club awarded the salvage contract to prantik. She was carrying copra in bags. The vessel's DWT was 3932 MT & LOA 86.2 meters. She was successfully removed from jetty no.1 of Chittagong Port on 24th April 2001 and re-floated as single piece on 12th of May, 2001.
4 nos. of pontoon barges with total reserved buoyancy of 2300 T were used for lifting of the vessel exploiting the reserve buoyancy of the barges and the difference of water level of river karnafully during tide change. 8 nos. of tunnel were dug to pass 3 inch diameter steel core wire having breaking load of 270T underneath the hull to strap the vessel with the barges. After lifting and removal from jetty no.1, she was re-floated upon pumping out the waters from her engine room, cargo hold, tanks etc. 12 pumps with a total capacity of 1500MT/hr were used. 50 workers at various capacity were engaged for the project which took little more than 3 month to complete. This was the perhaps biggest salvage operation of its kind ever carried out in Bangladesh waters by a local salvage company. Prantik has been recognised as a reputed Salvage Company at home & abroad for successful completion of this salvage operation.
Prantik is an approved "Diving Firm" of Lloyds Register of Shipping (LRS) - UK, Germanishcher Lloyd (GL) - Germany, Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (NKK) - Japan, Bureau Veritas (BV) - France, Registro Italiano Navale (RINA) - Italy, and International Naval Surveys Bureau (INSB) - Greece. Prantik has resumed to provide Diver Services to vessels calling Chittagong and Mongla port, Bangladesh and carried out underwater survey and inspection for more than 100 vessels from June 2002 to February 2012. All these diving services done in presence of Classification Society's (LRS, GL, BV, NKK, RINA, INSB, CCS, KRS, RMSR, IRS) surveyor for TOC (Transfer of Class), Dry-dock extension, Inspection etc purposes. Also provides diving services for marine installations , such as buoys, pontoons, jetty etc.
Engineering project and consulting division of Prantik Marine takes up project , such as construction of pontoon barge, oil tank fabrication, any steel construction works for ship and industry.
Barge PRANTIK was built by the division as per Class-GL requirement for the owner, Fast stream Logistics Ltd.
Prantik has constructed a CNG and Gas filling station for Yakub CNG Filling Ltd. in 2004.
Also does trouble shooting jobs for various types of machinery , boilers etc for shore based industries.
Construction of Barge Prantik
Construction of Yakub CNG Filling Station
Testing Services (Water-weights Load Test)
PRANTIK MARINE has proudly introduced the emerging technology, the first ever in Bangladesh Load Testing By Water Weight Load Cell for Marine, Off And Onshore Industries. Load test and pressure test are approved by Flag state administration.
* Crane / Derrick Testing
* Davit Testing
* Lifeboat Testing
* Winch Testing
* Pull Test
* Loose Gears Testing
|Load test of a 150T crane||Load test at BSRM||
Load test at Meghnaghat Power Plant
|Load Test of a crane-grab|
Other Special Facilities Available :
Pressure Vessel Testing
Pressure & Temperature Gauge Calibration
Coastal & Inland Transportation
Independent Ship and Special Casualty Response Survey
Often engaged by reputed P&I clubs, H&M Insurers, ship owners, consulting firms to ascertain and control damage due to marine collision, for marine emergency response survey, towage in Bay of Bengal region. Prantik is a known company to the International Salvage Union and Alliance partner of SMIT Salvage B.V.
Tug Suhaili being prepared for towage M.V.F.Jahan
10000 DWT Stone Loaded Barge MLC 3302 refloated at Sarwar Sand, off Hiron Pt. Mongla