Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Question: What is Q88Dry?

For owners: Q88Dry is a web based questionnaire generator that allows you to create questionnaires for your vessels more quickly and accurately than ever before. Q88Dry has linked 140+ questionnaires to the Baltic99 form. Once you are registered with Q88Dry just fill out the Excel version of our Baltic99 form for your vessels and Q88Dry will upload the data into the questionnaire database. Creating questionnaires is now a snap. Most of the questions come directly from the Baltic99 so when you create the questionnaire most of the answers are already completed for you.

Question: I want to register. What do I do now?

For Owners: Click here to register. Once you have completed the registration process you need to email the HVPQ files for your vessels to and we will load the vessels into your account.

Question: How much does it cost to subscribe to Q88Dry?

For subscription pricing please see our Fee Schedule.

Question: Is my data private? Who has access?

Q88Dry is a completely secure. Your vessels data is only accessible by you. No one else can view the details of the questionnaires for your vessels, unless you allow them to. Additionally you have the option to make the Baltic99 form for your vessel available to all users in the public 'Baltic99's section. By default your vessel will be listed on this page. You can control this by going to the 'Manage Account' section on the web site.

Question: Can I give other companies access to the questionnaires for my vessel's?

Yes, you can 'grant' them access to the specific vessel from the 'Manage Account/Vessels' section on the web site. You can choose what the other company will have permission to access and if they have read/write or read-only permission.

Question: Can I link my web site to my questionnaires on Q88Dry?

Absolutely! Q88Dry uses XML web service technology that allows you to link your web site to many of the questionnaires for your vessels on Q88Dry. The great thing about this is that you won't have to update the questionnaires on your web site. By having the XML link from Q88Dry you have a central place from where all questionnaires are stored. Please contact us to discuss setup and pricing of this added feature.

Question: Can I submit a new questionnaire to Q88Dry?

Do you have a questionnaire you cannot find on the web site? Please email it to and we will add it into the web site.

Question: Where can I make a suggestion or request?

Your requests and comments are always welcome. Please send them to

Question: Can I download a blank questionnaire?

Sure, we have setup a download page that you can use to download the original blank questionnaires.

Question: I forgot my password. What do I do?

Click here to have your password resent to you.