CHRISTOU ASSOCIATES MISSION

To provide professional customized maritime technical consultancy solutions, by leveraging a comprehensive range of qualifications, know-how and experience.

With over five decades of accumulated experience in vessel inspections, new building consultation in Japan and Korea and Port Sate Control/USCG issues, we leverage a high level of technical expertise and an extensive support capability to provide ship owners, managers and operators with complete assistance in various disciplines. These include marine architecture, engineering, technical management, vessel design, surveying, troubleshooting services and consultation, according to international maritime regulations and best practices. With our cost effective and pragmatic approach using a diverse technical skills base, we cover the marine cargo, oil, gas and leisure yachting industries, worldwide.

Naval Architecturemarine Engineering Services

– New Buildings: Concept/Detailed Design, Contracting, Vessel Specs, Makers List, Plan Approval, Design Drawing Compliance, Quality Control & Project Manaement Supervisions
– Design/Specification Preparation & Superintendent Attendance during Vessel Lay-Up, Dry-Dockings, Repairs, Re-fits, Double Hulling & Conversions
– 24/365 ERS for Vessel Stability & Residual Strength
– Forensic and Expert Witness Support
– Review and Report of Vessel’s Class Society’s Records and Ultrasonic Reports
– Preparation of Shipboard Manuals in Accordance with IMO/Flag State Requirements (Flag/Class Compliant & Approved)

Survey & INS Pection Services

– Pre-purchase, Condition Surveys for on/off hire, Second Hand Purchase for Commercial & Pleasure Yacht Vessels (for Owners, P&I Club, Banks, Flag Administration, H&M Underwriters on Worldwide Basis)
– Port State Control (PSC) Detention (USCG) Inspections and Vessel Compliance Schemes
– On board Navigational Audits
– Incident Investigation & Casualty Analysis (after Major Accidents, Incidents, Claims, Casualties, Vessel Detention, SMS Withdrawal)
– TVMSA/Vetting/Pre-Vetting Compliance Audits
– ISM/ISPS Audits, Records/Reports Review and Inspection
– On board Compliance Including Ship/Shore Drills, Exercises and Training