The Belgian ports of Antwerp, Ghent and Zeebrugge being important crossroads, the firm obviously assists its clients in all aspects of road carriage, carriage by barges over the inland waters, rail carriage and carriage by air.

 

 

 

 

INLAND NAVIGATION

Kegels & Co has many years of experience with problems occurring in the inland waterway shipping sector and also represents its clients in legal disputes.

 

Both national and international clients ask our assistance as to the following issues:

 

  • Liability of the contracting parties and intermediaries;

  • Damage or loss;

  • Transport by or storage of goods on a barge;

  • Chartering agreements;

  • Inland Insurance

  • Push-towing and towing;

  • Surveys

  • Pollution;

  • Delay;

  • Loss or damage caused by or during (un)loading;

  • Damage caused by maritime accidents;

  • Captains, shipyards and classification societies;

  • Executory and conservatory arrest of a barge;

  • Charter-parties;

  • Mooring;

  • Etc.

 

We count among our clients many captains, ship owners, P&I Clubs, charterers, shippers, merchants, intermediaries, insurers, etc.


Kegels & Co has experience with both the national law (Law on the Inland Navigation, General Conditions, General Regulations re. the Inland waterways, Crew Prescriptions, Police and Navigation Regulations, etc.) and the international law re. inland waterways (CMNI, CLNI, CDNI, IVTB-conditions, etc.) as well as general and specific inland insurance (Nederlandse Beurs Casco policy, Custom Made policies, etc.)           

 

 

ROAD CARRIAGE

  

Road carriage is an important transport modus in Belgium as we have three major ports. Kegels & Co advices the carriers, their insurers and addressees, in case of loss, damage, theft and accidents

 

 

 

 

 

RAIL TRANSPORTATION

Belgium has outstanding railway ports. Kegels & Co has many years of experience with problems occurring in the rail carriage sector and also represents its clients in legal disputes.

TRANSPORT LAW

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