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Old 24-01-2004, 05:23   #1
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On-Line Surveys said today it is introducing a boat survey service for buyers of used boats through a partnership with Davis & Co. Ltd., the Lisle, Ill.-based survey firm that has 60 offices in the United States and Canada. said the service is available through a link on its Web site — . In addition to a condition and value survey, says, the service will offer a detailed accounting of how the value was determined and will cite any regulation or standard a vessel fails to conform to.

“The Internet has transformed the pre-owned boat market into a national market instead of a number of regional markets,” said co-founder, president and CEO Paul Rabe, in a statement. He said the new service gives a potential owner “the ability to have a boat surveyed anywhere in the country by one company and receive a limited warranty.”

Davis & Co. has 85 marine surveyors and six naval architects/marine engineers to perform its services, according to Greg Davis, president.

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Thanks for a useful new web site. Are you familiar with the reputation of Davis & Co.?
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