Bayshore Marine Surveyors provides comprehensive Condition and Valuation boat surveys for pre-purchase, insurance, damage, and financial considerations. Cecil Clark is a second generation NAMS Certified Marine Surveyor certified in Yachts & Small Craft up to 100 tons. We have been in business since 1996.
Pre-purchase surveys of powerboats and sailing vessels include hull inspection inside and out including all vessel systems, bottom inspection, sea trial and detailed photos of the bottom, exterior, and interior of the hull. Engine oil samples and full engine inspection can be arranged using a third party technician.
Insurance surveys include interior, exterior hull inspections and a bottom inspection if required by the insurance company. A sea trial is not usually required.
Damage surveys include inspection of damages, photos, and an Excel worksheet for estimated repair costs.
All surveys include a written report including valuation and photos in PDF format.
Surveys are conducted to ABYC, NMMA, ABS, and NFPA Standards as required by most insurance companies. Valuations quote BUC Research Used Boat Price Guides, ABOS, and soldboats.com comparables.