Our Services

Pre-Purchase Marine Surveyors in Fort Lauderdale

prepurchase marine surveyorsBefore anyone makes a large investment in something, it is of the utmost importance that they hire a professional to do a pre-purchase inspection. Think about it. When someone considers buying a new home, they have an inspector check out things like the condition of the roof, whether or not the home has termites, and if the electrical system is up to code. Finding out such problems after the purchase could certainly prove problematic for your bank account. Besides, knowing about potential problems ahead of time can be a big bargaining chip for negotiating a fair purchase price. The same inspections should be performed on a vessel prior to purchase. A good marine surveyor in Fort Lauderdale can do a pre-purchase inspection on any vessel that you are interested in purchasing. The marine surveyor will be able to provide you with information about the boat’s condition that the average person would never have been aware of. Simex International – Marine Surveyors is the premiere company for pre-purchase surveys in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas.

West Palm Beach Marine Customs Surveys

west palm beach 001Anytime that a person makes a yacht purchase from a foreign country and the yacht must be imported into the United States, it is required that a marine customs survey is performed in West Palm Beach. Every citizen can rest assured that the government always will get the taxes they impose upon purchases, and vessels are not excluded. When a person buys a new or used car, they are required to pay taxes on the purchase price. The same goes for when a person purchases a yacht. Honestly, taxes must be paid regardless of the vessel’s place of origin however; a professional foreign yacht evaluation inspector must be hired to perform a thorough marine customs survey in West Palm Beach. This survey is necessary to ensure the purchaser pays the appropriate amount of taxes on the actual value of the yacht. Simex International – Marine Surveyors in West Palm Beach provides accurate marine customs surveys for new owners importing vessels from other countries.

west-palm-beach-marine-consultantsWest Palm Beach Marine Consultants

There are quite a few West Palm Beach yacht owners who aren’t completely happy with the way that their vessels are designed to function. Of course, most would think that purchasing a new vessel that is more functional for their needs would be a good idea however; they would be hard-pressed to find a new yacht that would suit each and every one of their requirements. It can be much more cost effective to deal with professional marine consultants in West Palm Beach to discuss the changes that you would like to make to your yacht. Because marine consultants understand the structural integrity of your vessel is the key to safety, they will ensure that the alterations you want to make are feasible and appropriate. Simex International – Marine Surveyors can help with any changes you require on your yacht operating in West Palm Beach.

Marine Surveyors in West Palm Beach

marine-surveyors-west-palm-beachHaving marine surveyors in West Palm Beach that are accredited to perform all types of boat inspections is very important for vessel owners. Of course, most water craft insurance companies require a complete marine insurance evaluation survey before they will even begin to consider covering a vessel. Marine surveyors must perform very detailed inspections of the vessels, and provide the insurance companies with in-depth reports as to the condition of the vessel as well as the actual value of it. This is not only important for the insurance company, but it is equally important information for the West Palm Beach boat owner. The knowledge of the boat’s value can help the owner monitor the amount the vessel depreciates each year, and gives him a heads up as to any major problems with it. Simex International - Marine Surveyors operating in West Palm Beach offer marine insurance evaluation surveys throughout Southeast Florida.

Captain Paul F. Squire

Captain Paul F Squire

Review Us

Simex Marine Surveyors on Google Maps

Simex Marine Surveyors on Facebook

Insurance Surveys

There are many requirements that an insurance company expects the Fort Lauderdale owner of a vessel to comply with, including a mandatory marine insurance survey. When you need marine consultants in Fort Lauderdale, it would be wise to contact the most widely sought after vessel insurance inspectors in the area, Simex International – Marine Surveyors in Fort Lauderdale.

Reviews

"Captain Paul did an excellent job . He was prompt and extremely thorough. He was invaluable in helping me make a decision in purchasing a vessel. You won't find anyone better."

Charles Burch

"A customer is the most important visitor. He is not dependent on us. We are dependent on him. He is not an interruption of our work. He is the purpose of it. He is not an outsider to our business. He is part of it. We are not doing him a favor by serving him. He is doing us a favor by giving us the opportunity to do so. -- Mahatma Gandhi"

 

Call us today at 954-854-8181.

We survey any size of vessel.