Chris Temple, M.A.(Cantab), I.Eng, is a  Member of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects,

and a Fellow of the Yacht Designers and Surveyors Association (YDSA).

For more information on the YDSA go to the YBDSA website at

With 35 years’ experience in full-time practice as a Marine Surveyor, the following services are offered

· Surveys on all types of small craft, pleasure and commercial, UK and overseas.

· Compliance Examinations for MCA Codes of Practice on Small Commercial Vessels.

· Tonnage Measurement for British Registry on vessels up to 24 metres.

· Consultancy on repairs, refits, modifications, restorations and new construction.

· Expert Witness Reports for litigation.

· Overseas Development Consultancy on fishing vessels and marine transport in developing countries.