Born 25 Oct. 1949. An active chief engineer from the Engineers Technical Academy of Chios, Dimitris is dealing with all engine related surveys and claims. He is a qualified First Class Chief Engineer, has over 40 years experience at sea and has worked as Chief Engineer on board Dry- cargo vessels since 1980. He also held several positions as Superintendent Engineer and Technical Manager for both Greek Shipping Companies and Greek Ship-repair Companies. He has trained in Switzerland, Germany, Denmark and Japan for SULZER, MAN and MITSUBISHI Diesel Engines gaining a vast experience in engine trouble shooting and repairs. Since 1986 he has been deeply involved in Marine claims, as well as in H&M / P&I Club issues.