Pre purchase surveys
Holistic and detailed surveys that cover the entirety of a vessel. A necessary survey prior to the purchase of a vessel.
insurance renewal surveys
Sharp and insightful surveys with a focus on structural integrity and vessel safety. An insurance requirement every 5 years.
INSURAnce damage assessment surveys
Insurance damage assessment surveys survey the extent of damage to a vessel or vessels, detects the root cause of the incident, and evaluates the cost and time scale for remedial work.
I assist in projects such as vessel restorations, overhauls, rigging calculations and passage preparations. Furthermore I assist and advise owners who need support with third parties such as builders, insurers and other water users.
An in depth hull survey assesses the structural integrity of a hull and deck, its apertures such as rudder(s) and keel(s), and its structural members, as well as surveying the moisture content of the hull to evaluate the probability of osmosis in a fibreglass hull.
Sea Trials allow inspection of; the engine once run up to temperature; packing glands, seacocks and valves below the water line; sails, running and standing rigging and blocks under load, and more.