Acme Marine cc was started in 1994 in Richards Bay by Rob Farren-Handford to provide a general marine surveying service to the shipping industry in South Africa.

Apart from general surveying, the following appointments have been filled over the years.

  • Supercargo in East Africa and Madagascar.
  • P & I surveys on ship casualty and cargo claims.
  • Retained by terminal stevedores to assist in marine matters at Richards Bay Coal Terminal.
  • Third party surveyors.