Marseille IMCS Group member


146 Boulevard du Capelan
83 150 Bandol – France

Telephone: + 33 6 18 01 36 20 Fax: + 33 4 42 96 49 96 E-mail:

Pierre started is career in the marine industry in shore-based mechanics and maintenance services.

He then graduated a limited captain and engineer licence and sailed as captain and engineer onboard work boats in the offshore petroleum industry in Africa, and as yacht skipper for private charters in the mediterranean area.

After graduating a professional licence in international transport and logistics, he worked as PnI surveyor and correspondent in Marseille and West-Africa.

He joined the IMCS Group of companies in 2011 by setting up the French – mediterranean IMCS office.

Having in the interval graduated a professional trainer degree, he is regularly attending as trainer on local high schools and universities for international marine and multimodal transport courses.

Pierre is member of the “Nautical Institute”, and of the “Collège Européen des Experts Maritimes et Fluviaux” (CEEMF).

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Pierre Ferret Manager

Mobile: +33 6 18 01 36 20 E-mail:

Independent marine & cargo surveyor. Professional trainer.

Specialist fields

Seagoing experience as Capt. and Engineer on work-boats / suppliers – off shore industry.
Ex yacht Master –private charter.
Worked as shore based engineer – Shipyard for work-boats and yachts.
Worked as P&I surveyor and correspondent.

Graduated professional degree of naval maintenance & repairs.
Graduated B.P.P.N – S.T.C.W 95 / Capt 200. (200 UMS Master & engineer certificate)
Graduated International transports and logistics license.

Pierre is also a certified operator for ultrasonic tightness testing.

His core activity consists in marine and transport surveys, with the following specialist fields:

  • Cargo damage surveys,
  • Cargo quantity and quality controls,
  • Containers inspection,
  • General cargo vessels – cargoworthiness inspection,
  • Hatch cover inspection including ultrasonic tightness tests,
  • Reefer cargo surveys and quality controls,
  • Steel products surveys,
  • Cargo superintendent,
  • PnI related surveys and assistance,
  • Professional trainings.