Hydro Marine Pilots Pty Ltd, based in Mackay, North Queensland provide professional marine pilotage to vessels transiting the compulsory area of Hydrographers Passage en-route to the coal ports of Dalrymple Bay and Hay Point. We operate under a fully integrated and certified Safety Management System. Subject to periodic audit by AMSA (Australian Maritime Safety Authority) our DOC (Document of Compliance) is valid to August 2018. We provide safe, efficient and on time marine pilotage services to all vessels. Our Pilots are fully qualified Master Mariners with experience gained world wide on high value vessels. All Pilots are subject to periodic competency checks and attend regular professional development courses to further enhance their skills and knowledge. All Pilots operate with a uniformed approach to Pilot/Master exchange, pre-boarding information and conduct all transits following approved, standardized passage plans.