Survey Fees

Simple Fee Pricing Structure

  • Prices are per foot LOA up to 60 ft
  • Prices are VAT inclusive
  • Prices are Travel Inclusive up to first 30 miles (office – office)   Additional miles charged at 60p per mile
  • A Complimentary CD containing all photos taken (150+) and inspection report. Plus Appendices covering Electrics – Switch Function check, Fuel & LPG installations. To also include additional information / notes on GRP Osmosis, Corrosion and Oil Sample analysis & smoke generation
  • Sports & motor boats, sailing yachts, canal narrow boats, Dutch steel barges, broads cruisers & broads yachts etc greater than 60 ft LOA are subject to a reduced fee per ft.

Report Preparation:   Takes approximately 2-3 working days and is sent via e-mail attachmentA complimentary CD to follow (upon receipt of payment) with the full selection of photographs taken during inspection. To include the PPI report, appendix and useful information on such as corrosion & electrolysis, engineering & oil analysis, osmosis & remedies etc, with supporting marine contacts & links

Fee Payment:  Due upon your receipt of the e-mailed report, by either cheque or e-bank transfer – upon receipt of payment your complimentary CD is prepared (end of month) and posted.

Travel:  The first 30 miles is included (office – office) the balance being chargeable at 60p per mile. Travel in excess of 60 miles (office-office) is subject to a £60.00 excess charge

Important:            YDSA Surveyors’ Terms of Business  (&)  EMS Terms of Business v9   Under which all surveys & services are undertaken – Available for viewing on our website (link-Survey Fees) or please call us for a copy

Expert Witness (SJE / PAE) to CPR35  |  Expert Determination  |  ADR Dispute Resolution  |  Mediation

Register of Qualified Mediators – dated 2007 QDR # 320  | Specialist Advice

Please telephone us for Quotation | Fee Estimate or just a general chat

News:

With our Cygnus 4 Multiple Echo Ultrasonic Gauge – European Marine Services can now measure steel / alloy plate thicknesses – whilst the vessel is afloat – Saving you both time and money and slipway / lifting costs.

Surface Scaling / Corrosion and paint coatings are ignored

Call us to discuss or for more information

SURVEY DESCRIPTION & FEES GRP Wood Steel **
Refer to Scope for full inclusive details  £ per ft inc. £ per ft inc. £ per ft inc.
 
Pre Purchase  Survey *             – inc 30 miles travel  (office-office) 13 15 13
Survey for Insurance *             – inc 30 miles travel  (office-office) 12 14 12
Hull Inspection *                        – plus travel at 60p per mile 9 11 9
Market / Insurance Valuation – At time of survey – Optional Additional Fee  30 30 30
Walk Through Valuation        – plus travel at 60p per mile 5 5 5
Static / Sea / River Trials etc  – per hour (min fee 1.5 hr) 70 / hr 70 / hr 70 / hr
Engine Oil Sample Analysis –  £ per engine  /  Undertaken at time of survey

Attendance – Engine Oil Sample Analysis Only – per engine   plus travel at 60p per mile

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150

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Mast & Rigging Inspections POA POA POA
RIBS, Speedboats  and  similiar  small craft  POA POA POA
BSS Boat Safety Scheme    £ 3.50 per ft       plus  £ 48.00 Certificate £ 3.00 per ft  …….  No LPG installed      3.50  3.50 3.50
Ultrasonic –  Steel Plate Thickness Testing – Below waterline
Cygnus 4 Multiple Echo Ultrasonic Gauge   
NB: This can be undertaken in-water, no need to incur lift out fees
NA NA POA
Marine Consultancy / Project Management:                                                                       Pls call for more details
Expert Witness | Single Joint Expert | Party Appointed Expert | CPR 35                75 / ph 75 / ph 75 / ph
Expert Determination                                                                                                                  POA POA POA
ADR Dispute Resolution                                                                                                             POA POA POA
* Min Survey Fee of £250.00 applies
**  Hammer (tap) testing  &  pricking at any doubtful features
Travel inclusive first 30 miles   (office – office)
Prices inclusive & subject to change without prior notice

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018 

Personal information which you provide to us may be used for business purposes including:

  • To keep electronic records of your requirements
  • To prepare marine surveys (all types) & expert witness reports for your purchase, sale or dispute
  • For insurance, legal, accounting, reporting and regulatory purposes

We may share information about you with other surveyors, insurance companies, legal bodies and other relevant businesses to help carry out our services. If you make a transaction using our services, we will keep your data for ten years after the transaction. If you do not make a transaction, we will keep your data for two years.