The most comprehensive survey for those wishing to purchase their next pride and joy! Strongly recommended before a purchase.
This is the most comprehensive type of survey covering everything from structural integrity to electrical systems, navigation equipment, on board machinery, and everything in between. A full inspection of the interior and exterior of the vessel will be carried out both in and out of the water giving you a thorough insight into the realistic condition of the vessel. The survey report will be delivered to you in a timely manner full of pictures and written in plain english! Your Survey will be carried out by a SAMS Surveyor Associate and IIMS Associate Member.
When renewing an insurance policies, many companies will require an Insurance survey, especially on older vessels in the Caribbean.
This survey generally focuses on the structural integrity of the vessel in question as well as its suitability for what it is being insured for. This would require the vessel to be out of the water for a short time in order to inspect the hull. In addition to this a realistic valuation of the vessel would be given and a full report with pictures. Your Survey will be carried out by a SAMS Surveyor Associate.
These surveys can be tailored to your specific requirements
If you have any queries or questions regarding your vessel or one that you want to buy but feel as though you don't need a full condition survey then contact us to discuss your requirements.