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Huntington Beach Marine Surveyors

  • Pre-Purchase Surveys
  • Insurance Surveys
  • Appraisal Surveys
  • Damage Surveys
  • Cargo Surveys
  • Consulting


Proudly Providing Marine Surveys for ‘Surf City USA’

While renowned for its surfing, Huntington Beach is also a great area for boaters and at Ocean Marine Surveyors Inc. we deliver the surveys those boaters need to keep their vessels operating.

Our Huntington Beach marine surveys help boat owners minimize their financial risks and also to provide protection for cargo and passengers. We also offer Huntington Beach boat appraisals to accurately assess the value of a vessel.

We Are the Premier Huntington Beach Marine Surveyor

How can we back up this claim? For one thing, we have received a prestigious certification from the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC).

Additional proof can be found in our membership in the National Association of Marine Surveyors (NAMS).

The bottom line is we have over time built a solid reputation for delivering high quality Huntington Beach boat surveys and boat appraisals.

From Huntington City Beach with its long Huntington Beach Pier to the International Surfing Museum to its seaside restaurants and much more, Huntington Beach is an ideal location for boat owners and we can make sure that if you are buying or selling a boat you get your money’s worth and if you own a boat that its condition is properly assessed.

The experts at Ocean Marine Surveyors Inc. leverage their knowledge and experience to ensure the most accurate surveys, which can include besides pre-purchase surveys, insurance re-certification surveys, damage assessment surveys, engine analysis surveys and more.

The seaside city of Huntington Beach is a paradise for boaters and we are proud to be considered one of the area’s best providers of Huntington Beach marine surveys.

So Why Choose Us For Your
Huntington Beach Boat survey

Here are just a few of the many reasons why you should choose us to conduct your Huntington Beach marine survey:

1) We have extensive experience working in Huntington Beach – we have built a reputation for being one of the most trustworthy providers of Huntington Beach boat surveys and boat appraisals

2) Our Huntington Beach marine surveyor belongs to the United States Surveyors Association (USSA) and has over 20 years of valuable experience in the profession.

3) Our Huntington Beach engine surveyor is something of an “engine savant.” He has worked on everything from race car engines to boat engines and is considered an expert on all gas and diesel engines. He also has extensive experience in electronics and marinization.

4) We have ABYC certification in marine systems

5) We are members of NAMS and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

6) We have been recognized by the American Institute of Marine Underwriters (AIMU)

7) We have been named a USPAP accredited compliant appraiser

8) We are approved through Homeland Security’s TWIC

9) We offer both Marine Survey Reports AND Findings and Recommendations Reports

10) We can provide 24 hour report turnaround times when necessary

11) We are known for providing competitive pricing on all Huntington Beach Marine Surveys

12) We also offer gas and diesel engine surveys

One more thing – we offer unmatched customer service. You can always count on us to respond to your emails and calls quickly.

Need even more reasons to hire us?

We are familiar with Huntington Beach and work at all the areas major marinas, including Huntington Harbour Marina, Davenport Marina, Peter’s Landing Marina, Sunset Aquatic Marina, Newport Dunes Marina and more.

We also offer a money-back guarantee on all our services. If our survey is rejected by your bank or insurance company, just send us a letter on company letterhead explaining the reason for the rejection and we will issue a refund for the cost of our service.

What Our Clients Have to Say

Our Most In-Demand Huntington Beach Marine Surveys

Pre-Purchase Surveys

This popular service is a must-have for boat buyers and sellers. We have a unique ability to generate surveys that satisfy all parties and lead to a successful transaction. We always perform a deep inspection of the boat, which includes checking its structural integrity, its safety equipment and its onboard electrical systems. We will use our findings to determine its value.

Damage Surveys

When a boat suffers damage there can be a lot of uncertainty – is the boat safe, how much should repairs cost, etc. With this service, we will use our knowledge and experience to accurately assess existing boat damage so that you know what repairs are needed to ensure the safety of any passengers. We can also help determine the damage cause.

Insurance Surveys

We help insurance companies make the best underwriting decisions. We’ll carefully inspect the vessel – paying close attention to its condition and identifying any damage or defects in its structure, safety equipment and systems. Then we will provide you with a detailed report that contains the information that will allow you to make the best underwriting decision for all parties involved.


Appraisal Surveys

If you are going through an estate settlement, a divorce settlement, a legal case or you are looking for boat financing or to make a boat donations, this service is for you. We will perform a deep inspection of the boat’s structure, systems and equipment. Then we will accurately assess the value of the vessel taking into consideration our findings.


Engine Analysis

Having an engine and generator that are in good working condition is essential to being able to enjoy your boat in Huntington Beach. With this service, we will carefully analyze your engine and generator to ensure they are operating properly and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. This inspection includes looking at controls, systems, compression and more.


Sea Trials

To determine the real condition of a boat you may need to conduct a sea trial. We are experts at these trials and can take your boat into open water and perform the proper maneuvers to ensure it is functioning at its best. We will identify any problem areas and create a report that details the boat’s operational status.

Our Guarantee

We guarantee our marine surveys to be accepted by your bank and insurance underwriter. If our survey is rejected due to the quality or limitations of the report, simply have the underwriter (not the agent or broker) forward us a letter on company letterhead stating the reason for the rejection, and the survey fee will be promptly refunded.


Fast Turnaround Time

We understand tight schedules.  Our report turnaround time is the fastest in the industry.  


Qualified Experts

We are experts in our field, a current NAMS Member,  and ABYC Certified in Marine Systems


Detailed Reports

Survey reports are guaranteed to be accepted by every known lender and insurance carrier

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