Mandeville, Louisiana, USA


Kristoffer A. Diel SAMS® AMS® | Principal Marine Surveyor | (504) 236-8151 |

Welcome Aboard!

I’m a lifelong sailor and live aboard cruiser who takes pride in delivering quality reports and professional consulting services around the world, on time and within an agreed-upon scope of work and budget.

Satisfied clients include first-time buyers as well as seasoned veterans, banks and financiers who make marine loans, and insurance companies that secure these investments.

When commissioning my services, you engage the very best – a top drawer consultancy the integrity of which will meet the highest standards of any rating agency, institution or underwriter anywhere.

“The most important tools a surveyor possesses, are not found in a toolbox. They are learned skills of observation and extensive experience. The primary work of a surveyor is observing and testing. The next task, is informing everyone of the findings, and any immediate safety considerations.”


We offer the following types of services:

Pre-Purchase Condition and Valuation Surveys

Insurance and Insurance Renewal Surveys

New-Build/Overhaul/Repair Consulting

Damage Surveys

Consulting Services