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75 focused specialists
 located in
13 countries

On the ground

A global network,
positioned to respond


Committed to the
development of the
next generation

We offer bespoke services to underwriters, brokers, P&I clubs, ship owners, yacht owners, shipping financiers, ship managers, ship builders/repairers and the offshore industry.


At Charles Taylor, our leading Marine Technical Services function supports our clients globally with bespoke survey's ranging from H&M and P&I to yachts and cargo & liabilities. In addition, our expert chemists are equipped with state-of-the-art laboratory facilities to test cargo and bunkers.

Charles Taylor Marine Technical Services offers a range of technical, engineering, surveying and consultancy solutions.

Our world-leading team of experienced marine engineers assist in major marine incidents by providing immediate support and getting technical experts onsite swiftly. 

Our growing Marine Technical Services practice recruits, trains and retains some of the best marine professionals worldwide. Our global network of marine engineers, master mariners, naval architects and specialist yacht surveyors has many years of practical experience and is positioned to respond 24/7.

We are committed to providing clients with a high-quality, far reaching and personal service. We hav an extensive case history and take a hands-on approach. We advise on a wide range of topics, including but not limited to, loss mitigation, vessel optimisation, incident causation, environmental legislation, and all manner of repair work.

Our Services

Marine Survey, Engineers & consultancy

End-to-end survey solutions for the European maritime market ranging from claims investigations to assessments and inspections.


Experienced chemists, scientists, analysts and surveyors in the field of Oil & chemicals, corrosion, and fire investigations within the shipping and yachting industries.

Laboratory testing & analysis


Performing multiple analysis on petroleum and petrochemical products, bunkers, lubricant and vegetable Oils, and firefighting foams. 



Our Locations

Key Contacts


Phil Osmotherley


Graeme Temple


Paul Szejk

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