About Us


To help importers attain their peace of mind by providing accurate, efficient and excellent third party inspection and surveyorship services.


Qualitest/ATSS aims to live up to world-class standards to satisfy the client’s needs and requirements through the continuous improvement and increasing competence of our services and personnel.



Qualitest Inspection Services, Inc. employs highly trained staff specializing in Industrial, Marine and Cargo inspection superintendence services. It boasts a combined 20 years work experience in the field of marine service inspection. The staff includes engineers and professionals who have proven themselves eager and willing learners and have demonstrated capabilities for honest hard work and efficiency in their jobs. An agri-laboratory has also been added to insure top quality value added services to its clients.

Because of this dedication to quality, Qualitest Inspection Services received the 2005 Philippine Marketing Excellence Award as the Most Outstanding Marine Surveying Company. Qualitest aims to further this pursuit for excellence.

10 years later, in 2015, Admiral Testing and Surveying Services received the ISO 9001:2008 Certification from TUV Rheinland for its world-class steel inspection services, proving that a Filipino surveyorship company can be a major player in the surveyorship industry.

Qualitest/ATSS gives emphasis on continuous development of its employees. Everyone is an important team player and goal achiever. Combined with the state-of-the art equipment, Qualitest emphasizes meeting the customer’s needs and satisfaction through top quality performance.

Qualitest is an Occupational Safety and Health accredited company by the Department of Labor and Employment, Bureau of Working Conditions.

In September 2018, Admiral Testing and Surveying Services upgraded their Quality Standards to ISO 9001:2015, again certified by TUV Rheinland, proving to the world that amidst foreign surveyorship services in the market, a Filipino company can shine and deliver world class quality.

Inspection Services

Our services include

Call us at (+632) 523-6983 and we will find the best way to fulfill your needs.

Affiliate offices in USA, Europe, China, India, Thailand, Singapore, Hongkong, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates and Australia. 

Agricultural and Minerals Survey

  • Bagging, discharging and loading superintendence for wheat, soybean meal and other feed grains, tapioca chips, copra/copra cake, coconut oil, castor oil, sugar and all types of fertilizers
  • Quantification of the cargo by means of Vessel’s Draft Survey
  • Discharging, weighing, delivery superintendence and cargo condition survey for steel coils, billets and other steel products, coal, clinker, gypsum, etc.
  • Volumetric survey of commodities using engineering tachometric transits for cements, coal, sulfur, pyrite, limestone, sugar and other bulk products.
  • Damage survey of commodities for feeds, fats and oil, petroleum products, chemicals by quality/laboratory assessment evaluation.

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Hydrocarbons (Petro Chemicals) Survey

  • Complete discharging and loading inspection for bulk crude oil, gasoline, fuel oil, refined petroleum products, chemicals, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and other hydrocarbons.
  • Sampling of fuel oil and other petroleum products for quality laboratory analysis.
  • Inter-island convoy services for oil companies’ barges/lighters for loss control and marine expediting attendance

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Industrial/Marine Technical Services

  • Calibration of all types of tanks, upright cylindrical, storage, spheres, horizontal or bullets, cargo oil tanks, and fuel oil tanks of tankers.
  • Gas freeing of vessels prior to dry dock repairs; and hydrotesting of hoses.
  • Vessel on-hire/off-hire surveys, condition and valuation surveys for marine crafts; and damage surveys to ship owners, traders, P&I clubs insurance companies, etc.
  • Measurement and preparation of calibration gauge tables for all types of storage tanks such as horizontal, spherical, underground and ships’ cargo tanks.

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Agri-Laboratory Services

  • Feedgrains laboratory services to test for confirmation of samples to specific international standards for rice, corn, wheat and soybean meal.
  • Sampling, physico-chemical analyses, proximate assay of  feed ingredients ( for moisture content, protein, fiber, oil content, ash and urease activity ), grading and classification of rice, corn and other feedgrains, feed microscopy, bulk density/hectoliter test, aflatoxin test, etc.

Client Testimonials

“QIS can be depended upon as an objective and impartial marine surveyor. A problematic rice importation was assessed by them for quality verification and their findings were accepted by all parties concerned as the best solution to the issues regarding the shipment.”
– Conrad Ibañez, Asst. Administrator, National Food Authority (NFA)

“Qualitest has given us the assurance that feed products we import will be surveyed objectively. All our members are assured of pro-rata sharing of their B/L. Now we’re earning our investment for choosing QIS by giving us improved vessel outturn.”
– Eleanor Miranda, Manager, Philippine Association of Feedmillers, Inc. (PAFMI)

“It’s the accuracy and timeliness of Survey Reports that Qualitest exemplifies that make us choose them as partners in our business regarding steel product importations.”
– James Young Mendoza, Executive Assistant, Cathay Metal Corp. (CAMECO)

“Being sure of the quantity of the steel products we deliver to our buyers gives our principals confidence in our services. Because of Qualitest’s trustworthy and pro-active reports, we can manage potential problems before they occur.”
– Henry Chang, Country Manager, Ferrotrade Phils. Inc

“Qualitest assisted us in solving the perennial inventory losses we were previously incurring in the plant. QIS conducted a comprehensive loss control study and recommended new systems and procedures which we implemented. Together with them as our 3rd party independent surveyors, we have improved our Mariveles plant’s performance since then.”
– Bong Pangilinan, Vice President for Operations, Liquigaz Phils. Inc.