Areas of Survey

Areas of a Yacht Survey
As an example a marine survey of a typical FRP production boat would cover the following areas:-

  • Hull, deck and superstructure
  • General description, registration etc
  • Keel
  • below waterline hull
  • Topsides
  • Coachroof
  • Cockpit
  • Deck Moulding
  • Hull/deck join
  • Internal mouldings and Bulkheads
  • Comparative moisture readings of the hull above and below waterline

Go to surveys for wooden boats.
Go to surveys for steel or alloy boats.

  • On Deck
  • Hatches, windows
  • Companionway
  • Ground tackle
  • Stanchions, Pulpit, pushpit, jackstays, lifelines
  • Rigging points
  • Boarding ladders and davits
  • Steering, stern gear, skin fittings
  • Steering and Rudder
  • Skin fittings
  • Stern Gear
  • Rig
  • Standing rigging
  • Running rigging
  • Sails and covers
  • Spars
  • Safety
  • Nav Lights
  • Emergency equipment
  • Firefighting equipment
  • Bilge pump
  • Onboard systems and accommodation
  • Electronic and navigation equipment
  • Electrical systems
  • Gas Installation
  • Heating/refrigeration systems
  • Fresh water systems
  • Accommodation
  • Heads
  • Engine and fuel system
  • Engine
  • Generator
  • Fuel system

For more detailed information on surveys go to our quote and advice form.