Derek Wigmore went to sea in 1975 as an apprentice to a British Shipping Company, and spent 14 years with the same Company advancing to senior rank status, and holds a British Master Mariners Foreign Going Certificate of Competency with no restrictions, and in addition, a HND in Nautical Science.

Derek Wigmore has been actively employed as a Marine Surveyor in Durban for the past 39 years, with extensive experience in all aspects of surveying, including a period of employment with the Department of Transport Marine Division as a Ship Surveyor and examiner. During this period, the portfolio encompassed, amongst other things, small craft and commercial fishing vessels.

Justin Evans has been involved in the shipping industry since 1995, where he studied Maritime Studies and followed this by going to sea as an apprentice to a local South African company. Prior to having gone to sea on a general cargo vessel, Justin was involved in stevedoring and tally work as well.

Following his completion time at sea, Justin Evans has been involved in the surveying field since then, apart from a two year break during which time, he was actively involved in assisting Shippers and other cargo interests with regards to the load securing of cargoes and other related fields.

Warren England joined the company in 2009 and has been involved in the shipping industry since 2002. Warren was initially employed as an agricultural operations co-coordinator but soon rose to higher positions over a seven year period. Warren has had significant experience with the loading / inspection of all agricultural products and other similar cargoes whilst gaining valuable experience in other survey fields offered by D.G.Wigmore & Associates.

Brent Massey commenced employment with the company in mid-2013 and prior to joining the company, was actively involved in load securing of a multitude of containerised cargoes following completion of his schooling.

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