Marine Surveys by JBL Marine, Inc., Joseph B. Lobley, SAMS® AMS®, Waldoboro JBL Marine Surveyors
Waldoboro, Maine, USA
Serving the US Northeast
Worldwide Service Available

Joseph B. Lobley, SAMS® AMS®
Principal Marine Surveyor
207 557-5300



Services We Provide
Pre-Purchase Survey

Joe Lobley at work! This is the most comprehensive type of inspection, and is strongly advised when purchasing a new or used vessel. Condition and overall operation of the vessel should be examined. This covers structural integrity, electrical systems, the propulsion system, the fuel system, other machinery, navigation equipment, miscellaneous on-board systems, cosmetic appearance, electronics, and overall maintenance as well as an out-of-water inspection and a sea trial.

Insurance Survey

This inspection is performed so that the insurance company can determine whether or not the vessel is an acceptable risk. They are interested in structural integrity and safety for its intended use. Most insurance companies require a survey on older boats. They will also want to know the vessel's fair market value.

Appraisal Inspection

JBL Marine Surveyors This inspection is performed to gather enough information to justify or determine the fair market value of the vessel. This is normally needed for financing, estate settlements, donations and legal cases.

Damage Inspection

This is performed to assess the extent of damage, recommend repairs, estimate repair cost, and if requested, possible cause.

Go To Main Page.

Copyright © 2008/2017 JBL Marine, Inc., Waldoboro, Maine, USA, jblmarine@roadrunner.com
Installed November 20, 2008, Last Revised July 23, 2017 - Hosted and maintained by Don Robertson