Sam Charters, Principal

Registered Professional Engineer in Louisiana

Lightering Support Vessel

Naval Architecture

  • General Arrangements and Basic Design
  • Trim and Stability
  • Speed and Power
  • Scantlings
  • Lightship Determination

Marine Engineering

  • Machinery Arrangements
  • Systems Integration
  • Piping Systems Design
  • Equipment Selection
  • Propulsion Systems Design
  • Auxiliary and Hotel Systems Design

Technical Services

  • Design Management
  • Claims Development and Documentation
  • Specification Development
  • Technical and Regulatory Compliance Review
  • Technical Writing
  • Marine Surveying

Project Management and Administration

  • Project Management
  • Planing and Scheduling
  • Proposal Preparation and Review
  • Construction and Repair Supervision
TAGS-60 Oceanographic Ship

Vessel Types

  • Work Vessels
  • Offshore Vessels
  • Barges/ATBs
  • Oceanographic Vessels
  • Ferries
  • Yachts
  • Patrol Boats
  • Commercial Ships
  • Government Vessels

Outfit Engineering

  • Solas Structural Fire Protection
  • Mooring & Towing Arrangements
  • Arrangement of Exits, Stairs, Doors, Hatches, Handrails, Ladders
  • Lifesaving Equipment Arrangements and Plans
  • Fire and Safety Plans