All reports include PDF format, photo file, recommendations, current estimated market and replacement values, and consultation. Fees are due and payable prior to the release of reports.
Typically this type of examination is done out of water at purchaser's expense. Comprehensive vessel surveys primarily applying the Transport Canada TP1332E Construction Standards and American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) Standards and Recommended Practices: $24/foot.
A separate independent mechanical inspection is usually recommended.
Insurance or renewal: $22/ft
Trailerable boat at our location: $16/ft
Lender/bailiff valuation/revaluation: $22/ft
Insurance claim analysis: call for quote
Qualified opinion/court appearance: call for quote
Suitability for task: call for quote
Float home and boat shed inspections and valuation using British Columbia Floating Structure Standards. Valuations based on recent sales. Fee on request.
Dave is the principal surveyor of DAVID WOOD MARITIME SURVEYORS. He has over forty years of building, repairing, repositioning vessels, and working in many aspects of the world-wide marine industry. Twenty-two years ago he began applying those experiences and knowledge becoming a full-time Small Craft Marine Surveyor with a simple premise: Make available to every client timely qualified opinion to help enable important decisions required to purchase, operate, and maintain many types of Pleasure Craft or Commercial Vessels.