United Marine Surveying, Inc. was established in 1986 by founder Chris LaBure.  Chris LaBure, NAMS-CMS, ASA, has been surveying since 1981 and is also a Certified Marine Appraiser. Christopher LaBure has been surveying with United Marine Surveying as Vice President since 2009.  Jan LaBure has been the CFO since 1997.  Chris and Christopher maintain active membership and recertification in NAMS (National Association of Marine Surveyors).  

We offer personal service.  We take a special interest in our customers and their vessels or barges.  We are a family run business. We take on only the jobs we can handle on a personal level and job by job basis.

We strive to produce timely reports, maintain confidentiality, and only survey & appraise the vessels and barges we know best.

If you want personal service, give us a call.


     

CHRIS LABURE

Chris LaBure, NAMS-CMS, ASA, president and owner since 1981. 

Certifications

  • National Association of Marine Surveyors, Certified (NAMS-CMS)
  • Senior Appraiser-American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  • U.S. Merchant Marine Officer, Licensed Master 100 tons, Mate 1600 tons (retired)
  • Confined Space Entry Trained and Certified:  OSHA 
  • 24 Hour Hazardous Materials & Safety Awareness Certified:  OSHA
     

CHRISTOPHER LABURE

Christopher LaBure, University of Lafayette alumni, NAMS – CMS, and has been surveying with United Marine Surveying as Vice President since 2009. He is also owner and captain of CW Guide Servicean inshore charter fishing company located in Venice, LA. Visit their website at cwguideservice.com

Certifications

  • National Association of Marine Surveyors, Certified (NAMS-CMS)
  • Confined Space Entry Trained and Certified:  OSHA 
  • 24 Hour Hazardous Materials & Safety Awareness Certified:  OSHA
  • U.S. Merchant Marine Officer, Licensed 

Contact Us

Cell (Chris)  (504) 450-2133

Cell (Christopher): (504) 756-6976

Fax:  (985) 746-3087

Email:  untmarine@gmail.com

PO Box 609 Destrehan, LA 70047