Oil, Bulk & Quality Services Ltd (OBQS) was incorporated in 1988 and is one of the oldest established Oil Risk Management companies in the world. OBQS specialises in Loss Control which reduces claim exposure during the trading and transportation of crude oil, refined product and petrochemical cargoes. We also provide Due Diligence for Vessel’s, Storage Terminals, & Refineries, and have been actively involved with Oil Recovery operations. We can offer complete Business Development strategies, Inventory and Stock Management, CMA/SMA, Operator Training, and Project Realisation solutions.
The company provides Cargo Expeditors / Superintendents who travel globally to manage the Quality and Quantity problems associated with cargo blending, loadings and discharges of oil tankers, and ship to ship transfers. Part of this oversight is to ensure that the various parties (such as Independent Inspectors, Suppliers and Receivers) adhere to Industry Guidelines and Standards (HMC, ASTM, API etc). Our services instil client confidence, and control costs, mitigate claims, maximise profitability; looking after our clients’ commercial interests in this pro-active manner has resulted in better trade finance terms, as well as preferential insurance rates.
OBQS is an active member of the Energy Institute and proudly sits on the Hydrocarbon Management Committee (HMC3), which develops new standards and guidelines.
OBQS carries extensive Employer’s Liability, Professional Indemnity, & Employee Health Insurance which keeps our personnel safe, and exceeds our most stringent Client’s requirements.
We are also approved by many other commodity traders, insurance underwriters, banks, terminals, and Vessel owners.
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