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
02 Nov 2021

Why do C-Loop lashings (vertical loop lashings) not work with excessively wide cargo?

By Patrick Tillery...

Why do C-Loop lashings not work with excessively wide cargo?

22 Jun 2021

Following the initial quality management certification, Battermann & Tillery and Battermann & Tillery Global Marine...

BT and BTGM successfully completed re-certification in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2015

23 Mar 2021

We are always pleased when we receive enquiries from students who would like to write their thesis at our company...

Master's thesis "Concept for risk assessment in warehouses"

03 Feb 2021

Warehouses are used for the temporary storage of a wide variety of goods. The storage conditions must be tailored as...

The Top 3 Causes of Damage to Stored Goods


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.

Quality management

Battermann & Tillery and Battermann & Tillery Global Marine have implemented a quality management system and are certified in accordance with the standards of DIN EN ISO 9001:2015.

1,422 locations worldwide - 20 in Germany - with currently 2,018 surveyors