MRG Marine Consulting

Independent Marine Consultants based in B.C. Canada

About Us

MRG Marine is owned and managed by Mario Ramirez-Gaston since 2017. The company was founded in response to an industry recognised requirement for highly skilled and knowledgeable survey and technical assistance in Canada. 

Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese, Mario has over 38 years of experience working in the marine industry with vast hands-on involvement in ship management, resolving complex engineering problems, undertaking new building and conversion projects, dry docking supervisions, efficiently handling hull & machinery insurance claims, undertaking accident investigations, conducting internal audits, and running assigned fleets to safely achieve high performance whilst maintaining low operating costs with little to nil off-hire or down time.

Having spent many years employed by Gearbulk, Mario has previously supervised various new building projects in Japan and has constantly been faced with a variety of technical challenges. He is used to handling sustainable ship management development action plans, has performed risk assessments, managed personnel (technically and financially) and he has contributed to scientific research and development studies to government and private entities in the environmental field. In recent years, Mario was the Director of a newly founded start-up management in Brazil.

With qualifications in Mechanical Engineering and General Science it is hard to find anybody more suited to inspect your vessel.




MRG Marine is a multi-discipline marine survey and consultancy with worldwide connections.

Our mission is to provide an integrated service based upon the clients requirement.

Please contact us to see what we can do for you.



example of our services

  • technical advice
  • docking and repair supervision
  • accident investigation
  • claim study
  • condition survey
  • risk assessment
  • new building supervision
  • P&I assistance
  • H&M damage survey
  • Pre-purchase survey
  • Repair supervision and estimation
  • Damage investigation
  • H&M Survey
  • P&I Survey