I. Safety and Security Management

SAṂYOGA provides services encompassing safety management, security and legal compliance for vessels to comply with the safety requirements of the international conventions and the port states governing management and operations of the vessel, including:

  1. To prepare or review the documents required by the International Safety Management Code ("ISM Code"), and to ensure that the onboard Safety Management System does follow the ISM Code by regular auditing.
  2. To establish the Ship Security Plan ("SSP") of the vessels in accordance with International Ship and Port Facility Security ("ISPS Code"), obtain approval from the country of the flag, and implement, maintain and review the SSP periodically.
  3. To conduct the on-shore and onboard annual internal auditing required by the ISM Code and coordinate the relevant matters with the external auditors.
  4. To prepare the onboard Ship Security Assessment, required procedures, records and checklist, and complete the initial survey and threat assessment of the vessel.
  5. To administer the Ship Security Alert System.
  6. To help the shipowner and the vessel apply for and obtain Document of Compliance, Safety Management Certificate, and International Ship Security Certificate, and maintain their validity.
  7. To review and act upon significant defect reports and handle matters regarding violation of the international convention, threats and failure of systems or equipment.
  8. To investigate accidents, incidents and hazardous occurrences.
  9. To provide a Company Security Officer or Designated Person Shore ("DPA") for the purposes of ISPS and ISM Codes, arrange training and provide shore-based support.
  10. To appoint a shore-based point of contact in the event of a violation of the requirements of international conventions or emergencies.
  11. To monitor safety-related crew training.
  12. To provide updated information about the requirements of safety management and security of the vessel under the law of the flag of the vessel and the international conventions.

II. Technical Services

SAṂYOGA provides services encompassing the establishment and review of planned maintenance systems, arrangement of classification society and inspection of vessels and solutions for and advice on technical issues and supervision of the construction of vessels.

  1. To assist in establishment and monitoring of the maintenance plans for the navigation equipment, communication system, on-deck machinery, fire-fighting and lifesaving equipment, loading and discharging equipment, oil discharge monitoring and control system, ballast pumping and control system, coating and painting, main and ancillary machinery and piping systems, including inspection intervals, recording and follow-up.
  2. To administer routine checks and arrange emergency repair services for the major equipment on board, such as periodical calibration of critical instruments and regular inspections of the monitoring system.
  3. To help establish or review a Planned Maintenance System, including giving advice and making long-term arrangements for major maintenance works.
  4. To cooperate with the classification society to apply for vessel classification, inspection and survey of the vessel and maintain the validity of or renew the various certificates required by the class.
  5. To provide advice, guidelines and reports on technical issues with the vessel.
  6. To provide technical assistance with insurance claims.
  7. To give suggestions for the lay-up and the disassembly of the vessel.
  8. To provide a one-stop service from the design of the vessel, review of the shipyard, contract negotiations, supervision of the construction, sea trial and delivery through to the warranty and maintenance for the new-built vessel.
  9. To supervise routine dry-docking, alterations, maintenance and repair of the vessel.

III. Marine Operations Management

SAṂYOGA provides application, consultation, procurement and cost-control services for supply of various provisions and stores, establishment and management of the communication system, risk management services for operation of vessel, and pilotage services:

  1. To obtain, manage and update the validity of various ship documents and certificates required by the law of the flag of the vessel and the applicable international conventions.
  2. To appoint port agents worldwide.
  3. To manage and maintain the inventory of the onboard ancillary items, fuel, lubricating oil, charts, nautical publications and foods, and update relevant data.
  4. To cooperate with the suppliers and the shipyards at the major ports in Taiwan and foreign countries to ensure quick supply of various provisions and stores.
  5. To establish the radio management system of the vessel.
  6. To prepare an emergency plan, including the establishment of communication channels, forming an Emergency Response Team, drafting contingency plans and arranging routine drills.
  7. To arrange and prepare the Garbage Management Plan, Ballast Water and Sediment Management Plans, Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan and Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan.
  8. To arrange and advise on marine insurance, including Protection and Indemnity Insurance, and hull & machinery insurance that suits the needs of the Clients and their operations, and to help with the insurance claims.
  9. To provide pilotage services for non-compulsory pilotage areas in Taiwanese waters.

IV. Crew Management

SAṂYOGA provides consultation and management services for the recruitment, training, document management and performance evaluation of the crew:

  1. To recruit, engage and dispatch local or foreign qualified seafarers in accordance with the requests of Clients.
  2. Subject to the needs of Clients, to arrange training programs or courses to impart and update the knowledge and skills of the crew to ensure that they meet the requirements of the law of the flag of the vessel/yacht, International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea and International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers.
  3. To establish systems for Seafarer Recruitment and Placement Services, protection of personnel and resources, reporting of operation and services, and emergency response, and provide feedback for improvements from ad hoc evaluations, selection and dispatch to the management of crew.
  4. To ensure compliance with the Maritime Labor Convention and the laws of the flag of the vessel governing the seafarers' salary and benefits.
  5. To update the requirements of the applicable international conventions and the law of the flag of the vessel, review and provide advice on the contractual obligations of the shipowner and crew and allocation of the risks.

V. Commercial Services

SAṂYOGA also provides the following services related to vessel operations:

  1. Sale and purchase of vessels/yachts, and short/long charters.
  2. Change of nationality of the vessel or yacht.
  3. Legal services for the above work, including drafting, reviewing and amending contracts, consultation on maritime laws, and suggestions on or handling of shipping disputes.