Gemak works with many leading worldwide traders, both buyers and sellers of new and used web offset printing presses and auxiliary equipment. Our highly experienced inspectors and engineers provide a comprehensive range of checks which are designed to ensure that goods correspond to contractual specifications, and attempt to prevent damage in transit. Examples of typical services conducted during our Pre-Shipment Inspection include:
Liaising with the supplier to ensure goods are treated with anti-corrosive chemicals.
Checking printer and accessory serial numbers against supplied data from the buyer.
Examining or witnessing the packing, wrapping, banding, boxing or strapping onto pallet of any auxiliary items or accessories.
Tally/check off of items to be loaded against contract or packing list specification.
Performing a general inspection of the equipment, recording markings and identifying any potential damage which is immediately reported to the principal.
Inspecting the shipping container to ensure it is clean, dry and in an acceptable condition to transport the designated goods.
Constant supervision of container loading operations to ensure that the goods are loaded without any damage.
Verifying that the goods are securely stowed and lashed inside the container in order to prevent movement and costly transit damage.
Obtaining photographic evidence prior to, during, and after completion of container loading.
Witnessing container seal application.
Providing a full written and photographic report by email and post