DP Survey Group NV
Egemin-building, Baarbeek 1, 2070 Zwijndrecht (Antwerp), Belgium
DPS is an international organisation of experts engaged in claims and risk management services to both the marine and non-marine insurance industries. Our professionals are experienced in a vast range of key areas enabling accurate and efficient investigations to be reflected in detailed and crystal clear reports. Their technical competence and social skills go hand in hand with a sense of urgency and a focus on solutions. The ongoing challenge of widening and deepening expertise in combination with a steady geographical expansion best characterizes the daring but down-to-earth spirit of our company.
Antoine vande Maele
3 years at sea (certificate second mate 1979). 16 years as cargo inspector and office manager at shipping agency TRANSWORLD in Antwerp. 3 years as surveyor with CONTINENTAL SURVEYS Antwerp. 6 years as surveyor with SPARKS Antwerp. Since 01.05.2006 employed by DP SURVEY GROUP NV..
Frank De Pauw
Lawyer at the Court of Appeal in Ghent / Military Court Neheim 1974/77. GAB Inc. Antwerp 1977/80 as surveyor-loss adjuster in the non-marine department.GAB-ITS Inc. Survey Bureau 1980/85 as Belgian Manager with offices at Antwerp, Ghent, Zeebrugge and Brussels. ITS Inc. 1985/2003 as European Manager with offices in Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Rostock, Poznan, Gdansk, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Vladivostok, Novorossiysk, Tashkent and Odessa.
10 years as marine and cargo surveyor with the company VAN SLUYS & BAYET NV in Antwerp. Since 01.07.2000 as surveyor with ITS Inc. at Antwerp. 01.07.2000: Senior Account Executive. 01.01.2002: Assistant manager. 01.01.2003: Manager (Marine Department). Since 01.09.2003 with DP SURVEY GROUP N.V.
2001-2003: investigator at the VUB (Brussels University), department Applied Sciences, department metallurgy, electrochemistry and material science. 2003-2004: R&D engineer at SICPA Benelux. 2004-2011: Manager Materials Characterization of the department Applied Material Sciences at the University of Ghent. Since 01.09.2011 with DP SURVEY GROUP NV.
Pierre De Sloovere
8 years service as chief merchant marine officer. 3 years as marine and cargo surveyor with the company VAN SLUYS & BAYET NV in Antwerp. Since 16.04.1992 as surveyor with ITS Inc. in Zeebrugge. Since 01.12.2003 with DP SURVEY GROUP N.V.
Surveyor at STADSBADER-FLAMAND, responsible for government projects. Quality Manager and Service Technican at COUDERE. Researcher at Katholieke Hogeschool Brugge-Oostende. Researcher at Gent University. Teacher Fysics, Chemistry and Natural Sciences at the Hemelsdaele Lyceum in Brugge. since 01.10.2013 employed as adjuster by DP SURVEY GROUP NV.
Manager Non-Marine Department
Engineer at SUNVIC NV on the site of DEGUSSA at Antwerp (launch of production unit). Surveyor at GAB ROBINS (from 1994 to 2002). Surveyor at ITS Inc. (from 2002 to 2005). Surveyor at DP SURVEY GROUP N.V. (since February 2005).