|Atlantic Seaboard Marine Surveyors, Inc.
Chester, Maryland and Bradenton, Florida
Reno O. Panico, SAMS® AMS®
Principal Marine Surveyor
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Service in North America, Canada, Central America and Caribbean Islands
This is the most comprehensive type of inspection and is strongly recommended when purchasing a new or used vessel. Whether construction is (FRP) fiberglass, aluminum or steel we have the expertise and equipment to serve your needs.
The overall condition and operation of the vessel will be examined. The following aspects are covered in all surveys:
This inspection is performed so that the insurance company can determine whether or not the vessel is an acceptable risk. They are interested in structural integrity and safety for its intended use. Most insurance companies require a survey on older boats. They will also want to know the vessel's fair market value.
Reno Panico has years of experience as well as factory and field training in the repair of gasoline and diesel engines. He uses the latest computer software and diagnostic equipment to determine the present condition and reliability of marine engines. Inspections can include:
This survey can be performed for an insurance company or for an owner. It is performed to assess the extent of damage, recommend repairs, estimate repair cost, and if requested, possible cause. Make sure you have a reliable expert opinion before you settle on any insurance claim.
Reno is a level one thermographer (from Flir Systems) and uses his infrared camera to assist in many types of surveys from finding water intrusion in hulls to hot spots in propulsion systems.
Installed August 6, 2008, Last Update July 1, 2020 - Hosted and Maintained by Don Robertson