DIVING STATUS enjoys the unique privilege of being the only company approved by 9 International Association of Classification Societies (IACS)


DIVING STATUS specializes in the provision of In water Survey and underwater inspection services for ships, dock gates, mooring systems, cables and a variety of other underwater structures.

Each In-Water Survey is including:

  • Complete hull surveys, including still and video colour photography documentation
  • Complete running gear inspection, including struts, fairwaters, rope guards, propellers
  • Underwater inspections on rudders and bearings
  • Dry-dock extension inspections in compliance with all major classification societies
  • Pre and Post dry dock inspections
  • Special inspections at request of ship owners’ representative, classification inspectors, surveyors and insurers
  • Pre-purchase, pre/post charter surveys
  • Damage assessment inspections
  • Hull coating inspections
  • Bottom survey at berths or anchorages to locate and remove obstructions hazardous to vessels
  • Underwater paint/epoxy/coating inspection and application

DIVING STATUS enjoys the unique privilege of being the only company approved by eight member societies of International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) as recognized Marine Service Supplier for In Water Survey of lieu of dry-docking.

You can find our approvals at Classification Societies’ official website:

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)
In water Survey
– See the certificate –

In-Water Survey of Ships, High Speed and Light Craft and Mobile Offshore Units, classed by the Society, in accordance with Approval Programme No. 404
– See the certificate –

Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK)
In-water Survey of ships
– See the certificate –

Bureau Veritas (BV)
Agreement of Diving team for In-Water Surveys
– See the certificate –

Lloyd’s Register (LR)
In-water survey of ships and mobile offshore units
– See the certificate –

In-water survey of ships and mobile offshore units
– See the certificate –

Korean Register (KR)
Service Suppliers Engaged in Servicing of IN-WATER SURVEY on classed vessels and mobile offshore units in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of this Society.
– See the certificate –

China Classification Society (CCS)
Survey in water include Visual Testing UWVT involving in photograph-taking and video recording, measurement of volt of anti-corrosion,surface Cleaning.
– See the certificate –

INSB classification Society
In-water survey of Ships and mobile offshore units
– See the certificate –

Commercial Diving Certifications

Our personnel have extensive experience working inshore and offshore on numerous European and worldwide marine and subsea projects.
All of our diving team members are first aid trained and multiskilled with qualified riggers, engineers, surveyors, confined space and rescue operatives amongst our ranks. Our divers are HSE qualified and the supervisors are certified with Health and safety training.

Underwater Welding

Our company provides underwater Welding Services under both Welding Codes (EN ISO 15618-1 & AWS D.3.6M:2010) in water depths up to 50m.
Our expertise covers a wide range of welding services & consultancy inshore and offshore.
Our commercial divers are certified from International Institute of Welding (IIW), and European Federation for Welding.
Main services include:
• Approved Coded Welding Services (Dry & Wet)
• Welding inspection and non-destructive testing
• Welding Engineering/Technical Advice Services
• Technical on-site representation

Inshore Diving Contractor

Our company is approved service supplier as certified inshore diving contractor from Chevron, US Navy and Greek Coast Guard.

Ship Repairs

Our company is certified from Greek government for ship repair.

Paint Manufacturers Certification

Our company is approved service supplier as certified hull cleaning provider in Greece,
Cyprus & Malta from major paint manufacturers (Hempel, Jotun, Nanophos).