Insurance Claim Surveys
We examine the damage and offer you through our service an impartial and professionally skilled basis for the regulation and repair of damages.
Our service in the case of damage comprises the inspection of the yacht, the preservation of evidence, a written documentation, the ascertainment of the cause of damage as well as the assessment of its extent. We furthermore provide advice for proper and adequate repair practices and calculate the repair costs. Our service is for liability insurance matters and comprehensive insurance matters alike.
A valuation survey comprises a comprehensive and detailed inspection of the yacht with regard to its condition. Beside a general examination of hull, deck, superstructure and interior as for general deficiencies and damages, the yacht will also be checked for operational readiness and savety. This survey basically corresponds to a pre-purchase survey. The difference is an additional cost related calculation of both effort and financial amount of repair works on basis of a deficiency survey.
Furthermore a market research for reference boats will be done related to the boat’s data. Based on both figures an estimated market value can be determined.
The moment you have decided to buy a yacht and you have already informed yourself about a certain yacht type and found something appropriate, it is always advisable to have your object of desire also examined by a third person. As the desire for a new yacht can easily obstruct someone’s view, an examination from an objective point of view by someone impartial is contributive with respect to avoid financial loss. Small deficiencies or minor defects, which are regarded as uncomplicated by the seller, can shown later very cost consumingly.
Due to our examination and expertise deficiencies will be documented and you are given another view onto your yacht of desire. As basis for a sales talk a survey makes for a homogeneous picture of the condition of the yacht and also gets things straight between seller and buyer.
A pre-purchase survey comprises a comprehensive and detailed inspection of the boat with regard to its condition. Beside a general examination of hull, deck, superstructure and interior as for general deficiencies and damages, the boat will also be checked for operational readiness and safety.