christopher melo Naval Architect

Christopher Melo is an independent naval architect, marine engineer and licensed captain based in South Dartmouth, MA. His professional focus is on commercial, passenger, and educational vessels. Charis, a 1966 Pearson Alberg 35 has been his home since 1990 and magic carpet between the Caribbean and New England.

His impressive list of ship projects include the following vessels: ARABELLA, CORWITH CRAMER, HILDA, AURORA, PILGRIM BELLE, THE BLACK DOG, DANA RICE and many others.