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Marine Expert Services

BCTQ's Marine Expert Services division is a world leading consultancy which focuses on the provision of expert witness, forensic engineering, advanced computational analysis and associated services.

Our clients include the legal profession, insurance companies, governments and other organisations requiring the highest level of aptitude and experience in maritime professional services.

We have an unrivalled pedigree, which has been founded on the extensive knowledge of the other divisions within the BCTQ group, allowing us to tap into a vast resource of skills in naval architecture, marine engineering, design and operation of vessels of all types.

All our Marine Expert Services consultants are highly qualified and accomplished individuals, with wide-ranging practical and theoretical experience and advanced analytical proficiency.

Our consultants are involved in major multi-disciplinary projects, as well as small scale studies and investigations, including litigation support for a broad range of topics. Services provided include all stages, from survey (click to Marine Survey Services) through to assistance with salvage, physical and scientific investigations, review of documents, analysis, report preparation, rebuttal, briefing of lawyers and the presentation of expert evidence.

Click here for a list of typical expert services assignments.

In support of BCTQ Marine Expert Services division, the firm is able to carry out technical studies and investigations for marine and offshore clients, using its own range of state-of-the-art analytical tools and software.

Specialist Software Solutions

Contact: Brian Corlett at our Isle of Man Office on / +44(0) 1624 815110

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Proud to have been involved with Red Funnel

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Range of Projects

Air Cushioned Barge - NCOC

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M.Y. Talitha G

Classic gentlemen’s yacht built in 1929
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T.S.M.V. Balmoral

Built in 1949 by J.I. Thornycroft & Company in Southampton, Balmoral is listed as part of the National Heritage Fleet
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P.S. Waverley

Built in 1946, Waverley is listed as part of the National Heritage Fleet
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T.S.S. Queen Mary

BCTQ advised the owner of this former Clyde triple screw turbine steamer
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S.S. Yavari

BCTQ provided the services of a naval architect/surveyor
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H.M.S. Warrior

BCTQ attended on board Oil Fuel Hulk C77 lying afloat at Pembroke Dock
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S.S. Great Britain

BCTQ conducted a full structural survey of this iron vessel
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55m ice-class expedition yacht built by Pendennis Shipyard
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71m diesel electric motor yacht
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78m Abeking and Rasmussen built motor yacht.
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115m Lurssen built motor yacht for worldwide cruising.
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119m innovative private motor yacht built at HDW Shipyard and suitable for world wide cruising.
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115m Explorer Yacht built by lloydwerft in Germany.
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162m Blohm & Voss built motor yacht with diesel electric propulsion and currently the world’s largest vessel intended for private use.
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Torpoint Ferries

Three 73m double ended Ro-Ro ferries providing a “floating bridge” service between Torpoint and Plymouth.
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Terra Marique

80m Multi-Purpose Diesel Electric Semi Submersible Pontoon buily by Damen Shipyard.
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Red Osprey / Red Falcon / Red Eagle

94m RoRo Ferry Fleet for Red Funnel in Southampton.
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39m Rapid Intervention Vessel, for response to any incident in the English Channel, built at the Remontowa Shipyard in Poland.
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Stavros S Niarchos and Prince William

Two 59m brigs designed for the Sail Training Association.
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Scillonian IV

79m RoRo Cargo & Passenger ferry.
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84m Multi Function Diesel Electric Buoy Handling Tender for Trinity House.
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James Clark Ross

99m Diesel-electric Antarctic Research Vessel, designed to operate in temperatures as low as minus 40°C.
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