Paris is an Engineering Director based in LOC London and manages the Naval Architecture and Civil Engineering work of the London Office.
He is a Chartered Naval Architect and Member of RINA with more than twenty years experience in consultancy and ship classification.
Paris is particularly experienced in ship structural and surveying matters and has provided expert advice in charterparty disputes concerning matters such as seaworthiness, structural strength or repairs.
Paris has considerable experience of project management and supervision of very large wreck removal contracts and of tendering, bid assessment and selection of wreck removal contractors. He has carried out assessments of salvage risks and dangers as part of salvage arbitration process and provided salvors with on-site and office based emergency response advice.
Paris has an in-depth knowledge of applying computational analysis to problems such as: lack of stability, container loss, mooring and berthing, anchoring, drifting and collision simulation.
Paris has appeared numerous times before arbitration tribunals in London to give expert evidence in naval architecture matters.
Prior to joining LOC Paris had 13 years of experience with a major classification in a variety of survey and consultancy roles.
Paris is also a fluent Greek speaker.