We get the job done right.

Chustz Surveying, LLC stands apart from other surveying companies in many ways, one of which is we own all the equipment and technology required to get the job done right. We are constantly outfitting new survey vessels in order to ensure your project is never short staffed, be it for day-to-day surveying or to answer more urgent needs, such as the case of a potential natural disaster. All of our survey vessels are equipped with the tools necessary to provide high-resolution bathymetric maps of the seabed or waterways.

Knowing quality is key to a valuable survey, which is why we plan and check our surveys using only our certified professionals.

  • Marine Construction
  • Dredging
  • Singlebeam
  • Multibeam
  • Bathymetric Charts

Our experience includes hydrographic surveying on major and minor waterways.

We use a variety of processes and resources in order to best address the scope of your project. This versatility allows us to meet the needs of any job, large or small.

Our Fleet

Cindy Marié

M/V Cindy Marié is the latest addition to the Chustz Surveying Fleet. Joining the fleet in the summer of 2010 the boat is a 28’-6” LOA survey platform for both inland and coastal waterway use. This boat was designed and custom built to CSI’s direct specifications as a survey vessel conforming to all of the requirements of the most current hydrographic survey standards.  The frame structure complies with USCG 33 CFR S...

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Jules Oreste

M/V Jules Oreste was custom built for CSI in 2007, per CSI specifications and designed to work as a multi-use survey platform. She is a 28’ vessel fully equipped to perform Multibeam, Single Beam, 3D Terrestrial Lidar and Sidescan Surveys. The Multibeam system has a 210° swath width option, allowing the operator to open the beams to 105° for bank line passes to collect bathymetry up to the water’s edge. All sensor mounts have ...

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Tammy Jo

M/V Tammy Jo is a 24’ vessel that was custom built for CSI in January of 2002, per CSI specifications, designed to work as a Multibeam platform but also retain the shallow draft requirements necessary to perform Single Beam surveys.  During construction, consultants from the Multibeam manufacturer were brought in and worked with the boat fabricator to ensure that all construction centered around the Multibeam system's optimum perfo...

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Liam Oreste

M/V Liam Oreste is a 22' vessel that was custom built for CSI in 2018 as a mutli-use survey platform. She is equipped with custom mounts for both dual frequency Single Beam and Multibeam survey systems. She was built with a rugged 1/4" hull to provide surveys along the Mississippi and Atchafalaya Rivers....

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Shainna Nicole

M/V Shainna Nicole is a 20’ vessel that was built in January of 2000 to provide Single Beam Automated DGPS Hydrographic Surveys to the New Orleans District on the Mississippi Atchafalaya and Red Rivers Revetments. Since that time the boat has gone through several upgrades.  With the Research and Development work completed by CSI in 2007 and 2008 the M/V Shainna Nicole has now grown into a more powerful asset than its previous role of S...

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Julian Alexander

M/V Julian Alexander is a 24’ survey vessel that was initially constructed in 1997 as specified by Chustz Surving to provide Automated Single Beam DGPS Hydrographic Surveys, Overbank Surveys and other water work required. This boat has been used successfully over the years and has been indispensable in the Mississippi River due to its rugged construction (1/4 inch hull). In 2002, CSI developed the Hydro Beam System to assist in the acquisit...

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M/V Stella is a 20’ vessel that was built in 2007 to specifically solve the problems associated with performing Automated DGPS Multibeam Surveys in shallow waters such as city canals, bayous and coastal areas. In the past, this data was collected with Automated and Conventional Hydrographic Systems and merged with the Multibeam data. To the developers here at CSI, this was not the best way to acquire this data so the M/V Stella was born on ...

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