International Marine & Cargo Surveyors

Your strong and effective partner anywhere in the world

Quality and reliability

Surveyors since 1913


Marine – Cargo – Technical – Loss Prevention

Technical Inspections

Machinery – Railway – Automotive – Aviation
10 Oct 2023

We are pleased to again be a certified partner in the continuing education initiative "gut beraten" for 2024.

Continuing education initiative 2024

18 Sep 2023

The Battermann + Tillery Group is pleased to support this year's IUMI (International Union of Marine Insurance...

IUMI Conference 2023

07 Jul 2023

At the end of June 2023, Percy Tillery will be taking his leave of the company as chairman and director after more...

Percy Tillery retires from B&T

05 Jul 2023

As of 01 July 2023, we have increased our general hourly rate (goods in transit, freight liability, cargo, etc.) to...

New hourly rates


Battermann & Tillery operates 20 of its own branch offices in Germany

Global Service

We are represented at over 1,000 locations worldwide by our approved network of surveyors

Cargo and Freight Forwarders Liability

Specialist and product knowledge of nearly any type of cargo and any mode of transport

Loss Prevention and Consultancy

Project cargo risk management, warehouse and supply chain risk assessments, packaging consulting


Ocean cargo claims including general average, yacht and pleasure craft surveys

Technical Surveys

Machinery and equipment, wind energy, aviation, hull damage in the railway sector, cars and commercial vehicles


Accredited training seminars on any common transport risk (online or in person)



We are your One-Stop-Shop for all survey services concerning transport, goods, and logistics.


Battermann + Tillery Group

Our family business has been a reliable partner of global insurance markets, as well as the industrial and transportation sectors for over 105 years.

1,422 locations worldwide - 19 in Germany - with currently 2,018 surveyors