SLATTUM MARINE SURVEYOR, LLC

Phone: 321-223-3293

Toll Free: 800-564-5696

Fax: 888-564-5065 

 

1751 5 Avenue

Vero Beach, FL 32960 

 CAPTAIN BILL SLATTUM OFFERS QUALITY MARINE SURVEYS.

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Boat Delivery and Transport

Yacht deliveries are provided by Slattum Marine Surveyor through Captain Chris Yacht Services.

Captain Chris Yacht Services is a husband and wife team of cruising coaches. We have been training couples for many years with hands-on boating. Now our years of experience are also available to you through training videos and at work-shop seminars in Vero Beach FL.

 https://www.captainchrisshipstore.com/

 

 

Trawler Training & Building Cruising Confidence is Our Specialty!

Our Experience

 My wife and I are USCG licensed 100 Ton Masters and have real world cruising and commercial marine experiences to share. We Captain during a yacht delivery or crew with new owners allowing them to get comfortable with their vessel operations. After we deliver your new boat safe and sound to your dock, we are available to train you in vessel operation and basic maintenance…Don’t have a boat yet? Try our training DVDs!

A big plus we offer as professional captains is to help you set up preventive maintenance programs for all the vessel systems. Training includes engine oil & fuel filters, generator maintenance, fresh water & black water systems, steering, throttle and shifting systems, air conditioning systems, electrical and electronic systems.

We provide a hands-on total systems learning experience for the new owner. Increasing your level of expertise, we’ll suggest spare parts and supplies to have aboard and offer practical knowledge to make basic underway repairs.

We are available to work with you anytime, anywhere to help ease your learning curve. Looking forward to working with you soon.


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THE MAN BEHIND THE SERVICE:

William Slattum is an Accredited Marine Surveyor (AMS) recognized by the Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors (SAMS).  He has been in the Florida marine service industry for over 25 years and holds a United States Coast Guard Masters License.  Previous certificates include Yamaha Outboard Repair, U.S. Army Electric Generator Repair. He holds and honors degree in Underwater Technology from the Florida Institute of Technology. 

SERVICES OFFERED:

Slattum Marine Surveyor will tailor to your survey needs, whether it is a sail or power vessel, hovercraft or submersible.

Purchase, Condition and Valuation Survey, Damage or Finance Surveys are available.  Oversee repairs being made to your vessel if you are out of town.   


THE PRE-PURCHASE or  BUYERS SURVEY
This survey provides a thorough inspection of the vessel, to include the hull structure, finish, hardware, AC & DC electrical, water, waste, electronics, propulsion systems and safety equipment.  Special attention is paid to areas of damage or potential failure or safety hazards.
This inspection attempts to verify previous damage or deficiencies in order to determine the condition of the vessel. Current valuation is determined.  
A deficiency list is provided at the time of the inspection to allow for purchase or repair considerations.
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SPECIAL SERVICES OFFERED
Engine, gear oil, fuel quality, and coolant analysis
Sea-trial with performance evaluation
Moisture and Osmosis Blister Analysis

VALUATION SURVEY
This survey includes a general overall condition inspection of the vessel listing options and equipment and is specifically designed to determine and document the actual cash value and or replacement cost for insurance, finance companies, estate or legal settlements. 

INSURANCE SURVEY
This survey is for the owner and insurance carrier providing information about the risks and hazards associated with the vessel, equipment and mooring location.  Deficiencies are reported and requirements are noted in report form.  Fair market and replacement values are e-mailed along with overall photos. E-mail direct to your insurance company at no additional charge.

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DAMAGE SURVEY
The survey includes reconstructing and determining the cause of loss and the cost to return the vessel to its pre-casualty condition.   Research is performed to establish the chain of events which lead to the loss.  Documentation by  photographs, police report and statements are collected and provided in the report.  
A marine repair estimate is prepared or an invoice review is performed for the loss
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YACHT DELIVERY 
Captain Bill provides a safe professional delivery of your vessel throughout Florida or the Bahamas. Captain, crew and associates availaible.

ASSOCIATES RESOURCES


We are proud members of the following organizations:
 SOCIETY OF ACCREDITED MARINE SURVEYORS (SAMS)

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