MARINE EXPERTS, LLC
   MARINE SURVEYORS & CONSULTANTS


Services -

Vessel Damage & Repair Cost Survey:  
A survey to provide insurance carriers, their insured's or repair providers a cause of damage (marine failure analysis), full extent of the damage (as conditions allow) and a cost to repair the damage based on industry rates, regional averages and agreed estimates. 

CONDITION AND VALUATION SURVEY​:  
A survey to provide an opinion of the current condition of a vessel, focusing on its design, construction, features and equipment. This survey report details these conditions for the purpose of pre-purchase assessment or underwriting risk.

ON HIRE / OFF HIRE SURVEY:
a SURVEY TO PROVIDE AN ASSESSMENT OF THE CURRENT CONDITION OF A COMMERCIAL VESSEL, BARGE AND/OR THEIR WORKING EQUIPMENT FOR THE CONTRACTING ENTITY AND/OR VESSEL OWNERS PRIOR TO DEPLOYMENT WITH A COMPARATIVE ASSESSMENT AT THE END OF THE CONTRACT TERM. tHIS PROVIDES A DOCUMENTATION OF DAMAGES, WEAR AND TEAR, FUEL USE, ETC. OCCURRING DURING THE DEPLOYMENT PERIOD.

HULL, ENGINE AND GEARS FAILURE ANALYSIS:
AN ANALYSIS OF THE DAMAGE CHARACTERISTICS IN FIBERGLASS OR ALUMINUM HULLS, ENGINES (OUTBOARD, GAS AND DIESEL) GEAR DRIVES AND LOWER UNITS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DETERMINING MODE OF FAILURE, CAUSE AND DAMAGE EXTENT. tHIS SERVICE IS AN INTEGRAL PART OF VESSEL DAMAGE & REPAIR COST SURVEYS, AS WELL. 

vessel value appraisals:
A brief overview inspection for the express purpose of providing an estimation of current market value, "as is, where is". This is to provide a value reference to individuals, the legal profession and banks allowing agreement for the settlement of estates, divorce, bankruptcy and repossessions.

compliance survey:
A SURVEY INSPECTION FOR THE PURPOSE OF EVALUATING A VESSEL'S COMPLIANCE WITH CURRENT FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS FOR DIRECTING CONSTRUCTION, REFIT OR RESTORATION OF COMMERCIAL AND PLEASURE VESSELS. mANY WORK VESSELS FALL UNDER MULTIPLE CODES OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS RELATED TO THEIR SPECIFIC OPERATIONS.




















OUR SENIOR SURVEYOR:
Jordan A. Himel - "Jed"
Over 27 years working in the Marine
Industry, with 17 years of vessel
inspection experience and six
Hurricane catastrophe deployments.