Los Angeles Marine Surveyors
NAMS Associate – IIMS Affiliate – U.S.S.A. - MMS #12415M
- Pre-Purchase Surveys
- Insurance Surveys
- Appraisal Surveys
- Damage Surveys
- Cargo Surveys
Proudly Serving All Los Angeles Harbors and Marinas
Los Angeles, known the world over for its celebrity residents, beautiful year round weather, and stunning beaches is also widely considered to be one of the best locations in the world for boaters. With so many boat buyers and sellers in a single location, the need for an experienced marine surveyor is essential.
Whether you need a marine survey or boat appraisal in Marina Del Rey, Redondo Beach, San Pedro, Long Beach, Los Alamitos, or Wilmington, Ocean Marine Surveyors is here to help.
Why Choose Us
Choosing the right marine surveyor is important. A qualified marine surveyor will ensure they have achieved and maintain the necessary educational requirements to properly perform marine surveys . We are members of the following organizations:
- National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
- United States Surveyors Association (USSA)
- American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC)
What Makes us Different
Our Satisfied Clients:
Our Marine Survey Services
A boat or ocean vessel can be one of the most expensive purchases you will make. Let us help you with your decision.
Determining the level of damage is critical to any inspection. We can help ensure you have an accurate assessment.
We identify the vessel, its equipment, condition and general value while inspecting for defects and damages. Let us help you make smart underwriting decisions.
This is the most comprehensive inspection of a vessel. The purpose of the survey is to gather as much information about the condition of the vessel before purchase.
If you are planning to purchase a boat, a thorough inspection of the engine and generator installation is a virtual necessity.
Designed to help insurance underwriters make underwriting decisions based on the condition and general value of the vessel.
Marine Vessel Appraisals
Vessel appraisals consist of an inspection and report designed to provide you with thoroughly researched fair market value.
Cargo Damage Reports
When a vessel or cargo sustains damage, it’s important that you notify your insurance company to assign a surveyor. We will assess the damage and a list of recommended repairs.
The goal of any sea trial is to test the propulsion systems and controls in real-life conditions. Thoroughly assess your vessel under load.
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.
We are experts in our field, a current SAMS Member, and ABYC Certified in Marine Systems
100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Survey reports are guaranteed to be accepted by every known lender and insurance carrier
Our Los Angeles Service Areas
Carrying the distinction of being the largest man-made, small-craft marina in the world, Marina Del Rey is a haven for small boats. The city is home to 19 marinas and over 6,000 recreational boat slips — which necessitates the need for qualified marine surveys and boat appraisals.
Home to King Harbor Marina, Port Royal Marina, Portofino Marina, and Redondo Beach Marina, the City of Redondo Beach is a prime location for those looking to take advantage of the perfect weather and slips available.
As a major Pacific Coast port, San Pedro offers Los Angeles County boaters everything from full service Marinas, dry docks, and repair facilities. Ocean Marine Surveyors is proud to add marine surveys and boat appraisals to the list of services.
From Rainbow Harbor to the Shoreline Marina, Long Beach has long been a preferred location for those looking to moor their vessels. Where there are boats, there are boat buyers and sellers in need of a comprehensive marine survey or appraisal. Let Ocean Marine Surveyors help you with your next transaction. We have been providing Marine Survey and boat appraisal services in the Long Beach area for years.
With close to 2000 slips, Alamitos Bay Marina is the oldest and largest Marina in Long Beach. Both sail and powered vessels can appreciate the quick access to open water, prevailing winds, and close proximity to Catalina Island.
The City of Wilmington is home to Los Angeles Harbor and has several marinas catering to yacht owners. Whether your vessel is moored at CYM Marina, Yacht Haven Marina, Holiday Harbor, or Rainbow Harbor and Marina, Ocean Marine Surveyors can provide your next Marine Survey or appraisal.
Ocean Marine Surveyors provides a wide array of marine surveys including pre-purchase surveys, valuation surveys, damage surveys, insurance surveys, and more. George Malhiot is a current NAMS associate and IIMS affiliate. Our years of experience and credentials help ensure that each and every client receives a superior level of service.