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Marine Surveyors
West Palm Beach, FL

Serving clients in West Palm Beach and surrounding areas

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


Your Trusted Boat Survey Professionals

Expert Marine Survey Services in West Palm Beach, Florida

Welcome to Ocean Marine Surveyors, the premier marine survey company in West Palm Beach, Florida. With the city having more than 20 marinas and boatyards along with the city’s happening marine activity makes it a frequent go to for boating enthusiasts. 

Here, at Ocean Marine Surveyors, our team of certified experts is here to help you every step of the way to make sure that your vessel meets all regulatory and safety standards. 

Whether you are cruising through the intracoastal Waterway or setting sail out into the Atlantic Ocean, our specialty in local boating laws and regulations makes us the ideal partner for all of your marine surveying needs. 

We offer a wide variety of surveys, inspections, and assessments including:

Pre Purchase Surveys

Ensure your next vessel in West Palm Beach is a worthy investment with our thorough pre-purchase inspections.

Insurance Surveys

Secure your peace of mind with detailed insurance surveys, an essential to protect your maritime interests in West Palm Beach.

Marina Entrance Surveys

Ensure your vessel is safe and compliant with our specialized surveys, confirming your vessel's condition and compliance.

Damage Assessments

Navigate through recovery with our expert damage assessments, helping you understand the impact and next steps after an incident.

Condition & Valuation Surveys

Ascertain your vessel's true condition and value with our comprehensive surveys, tailored for West Palm Beach waters.

Cargo Inspections

Safeguard your cargo's journey in and out of West Palm Beach with our meticulous inspection services, ensuring safety and compliance.

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Your Marine Survey Partners – Contact Us for Peace of Mind

Proudly Providing Boat Surveys for All West Palm Beach Marinas and Surrounding Areas

Harbour Point Marina

Ocean Marine Surveyors provide top notch surveys at Harbour Point Marina which is conveniently located near Palm Beach and Worth Avenue making it a popular choice for yachting enthusiasts. With a capacity to accommodate yachts of up to 250 feet, this marina offers access to high end shopping, dining and a vibrant nightlife. The services offered by Ocean Marine Surveyors are detailed ensuring that your vessel meets the accepted safety and performance standards.

Palm Beach Yacht Club & Marina

At the Palm Beach Yacht Club Marina vessels of upto 150 feet can be docked with access to top notch amenities. Ocean Marine Surveyors proudly delivers surveying services at the Palm Beach Yacht Club. Every survey carried out at this marina guarantees that your yacht is fully prepared for the sea. By utilizing the facilities of the Palm Beach Yacht Club, our services enhance the comfort of your experience offering peace of mind for all your maritime needs as you set sail with confidence.

Palm Harbour Marina

The Palm Harbour Marina provides facilities and hospitality while placing yacht owners in proximity to luxury dining options, shopping venues and cultural attractions. All just a short walk away. Featuring slips for boats of all sizes and located near Palm Beach International Airport this marina is a paradise for seafarers. To ensure your boat is well prepared for your next adventure. Ocean Marine Surveyors offers surveys at the Palm Harbour Marina.

Rybovich Superyacht Marina

Safe Harbor Rybovich exemplifies excellence by serving the yachting community with state of the art amenities and unparalleled service. Ocean Marine Surveyors is honored to provide our marine survey services at this marina. Through our surveys yacht owners can sail confidently assured that their vessels adhere to all safety and regulatory standards.

West Palm City Docks

At West Palm Beach City Docks, Ocean Marine Surveyors offer our diversified services at this prestigious Marina. We specialise in delivering surveys that uphold top safety and quality standards catering to mariners seeking a mix of convenience and Adventure.With Ocean Marine Surveyors your vessel is in trustworthy hands prepared for any journey.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a marine survey?
A marine survey refers to an examination of a boat to evaluate its condition, value and compliance with safety regulations. It can be likened to a health check up conducted by a marine surveyor.
Why is it necessary to have a survey?

Marine surveys serve several purposes:

  • Pre Purchase: Looking to purchase a vessel?   Make an informed decision before making a large investment.
  • Insurance: Many insurance providers require an up to date survey report in order to offer coverage.
  • Financing: Banks and financial institutions often demand surveys for boat loans.
  • Safety: They help identify any safety concerns or required repairs.
  • Marina Access: Many marinas require a survey to determine the condition of a vessel before getting a slip.
What types of surveys do you provide?

Our range of surveys includes:


  • Pre Purchase Surveys: Detailed inspections carried out prior to purchasing a boat.
  • Insurance Surveys: Assessments mandated by insurance companies.
  • Appraisal Surveys: Evaluations conducted to determine the market value of a boat.
  • Damage Surveys: Assessing the extent of damage following an accident or incident.
  • Cargo Surveys: An inspection process conducted to assess the condition, quantity, and compliance of cargo during transportation.
How long does a marine survey typically take?

The duration of a survey depends on factors such as the size and type of vessel as well as the extent of the survey being conducted.  On average a survey can take anywhere from a few hours to a full day. Our goal is to conduct a comprehensive inspection, within the efficient timeframe possible.

What will I receive after the survey?

Following the survey you will receive a report encompassing findings, recommendations and any identified issues. The report is comprehensive. Includes photographs, descriptions well as a summary of your vessel’s condition and value.


How frequently should I have my vessel surveyed?

We recommend having your vessel surveyed:

  • Prior to Purchase: Always get a survey before buying a used vessel.
  • Every 2-5 Years: For insurance renewals and to maintain a good condition.
  • After an Incident: If your boat sustains damage or is involved in an accident.
  • Moving to New Marina: You may need to provide a condition survey to satisfy marina entrance requirements.
How much does a marine survey cost?

Various factors contribute to the cost of a survey including the type of vessel, the size of the vessel, and distance from the surveyor.  We provide transparent pricing and can offer a quote based on your specific needs.


How do I prepare my vessel for a survey?

Prior to the survey ensure your vessel is both accessible and clean.  Remove any items that might obstruct movement or a view.  Ensure you have all documents ready including ownership papers and maintenance records.  Preparing for the survey will help ensure the survey process is both smooth and efficient.


Can I attend the survey?

Of course!  We welcome your presence during the survey and will set aside time after the survey is complete to answer any questions you may have. 


How do I schedule a survey?

Scheduling your survey is straight forward process.  Simply contact us with the details about your vessel and its location and when you would like us to perform the survey.  Once we schedule your time slot, we will send out a follow message confirming your appointment as well as reminder on the day of the survey. 


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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