European Marine Services Ltd / European Marine Surveys – Are delighted to welcome Louis Bodmer as a new Associate. Louis will be undertaking general marine surveys on vessels up to approx 40′ and encompassing most materials.
Before passing his YachtMaster Offshore at the UKSA on the Isle of Wight in 2001, Louis was working for five years on board charter boats in Greece. With his tickets in hand, Louis then made his way sailing the world as crew and First Mate on privately owned 55ft-137ft Superyachts and Classic yachts. He has now logged up to 64.000 n.m during his professional worldwide sailing activities; sailing several times accross the Atlantic Ocean and skippering on delivery trips and participating in numerous Classic Races in the Mediterranean & Caribbean Seas.
During his fifteen years working at sea, Louis has gained a wide knowledge of boat construction and maintenance. He has also managed several extensive refits based in Italy and Spain, as well as worked in specialised boat yards in the UK. Louis has now decided to move ashore and transfer his skills and knowledge to the surveying field.
Louis Bodmer has completed the Yacht & Small Craft Surveyor’s course at the IIMS.
He has also successfully completed a 2 year full time course in small wood boat construction at the Oulton Broad Training School
Louis has comprehensive PI Insurance with European Marine Services Ltd
For more information contact European Marine Services Ltd (inc European Marine Surveys) Tel : 01603 327 12301603 327 123 www.europeanmarinesurveys.com