Hi CaptainBri, we used Jimmy Watt, based in Phuket. He didn,t miss much in a survey
of a Tayana 48. From the Siam Surveyors web site:
Marine surveyor Thailand - SIam Surveyor in Phuket
STATEMENT OF COMPETENCY
JIMMY WATT MARINE
QUALIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
US National Marine
Manufacturers Association Certification
Certification - Inspectors
MCA Certifying Authority
International Institute of Marine Surveying
Registered Marine Surveyor
Marine Surveyors Register
MCA/IIMS Tonnage Measurer
CE Compliance Consultant
Maritime Cook Islands
Flag Surveyors for the UK (MCA), St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Marshall Islands
, International Institute of Marine Surveying # 986w.
, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers # 9845
U.S. Merchant Marine Officer, Licensed Captain
Diploma, Yacht Design Institute of Maine
Member, American Boat and Yacht Council # 20787
Member, Thai Marine Business Association
Phang NgaOTHER QUALIFICATIONS:
Private Pilot, License
Advanced Amateur Radio
Operator # KO4YI.
Member American Radio
Relay League. # 4337-3
Instructor # 19650/63.
P.A.D.I. Advanced Diver # 0301A18088.
40 years experience in Marine Surveying worldwide
Over 3,000 vessel surveys personally listed.
President, Sea Services International, employing17 technicians/marine surveyors.
Manager/Investor, construction of three 38’ Kevlar epoxy racing
Captained 17 Atlantic Ocean
Sailed own 38’ sailboat from the Bahamas
Built 32’ Sailboat in South Africa
. Sailed across the Atlantic 3 times, including the Amazon River,the Eastern Seaboard to Maine
, the Gulf of Mexico
via the Panama Canal
, Central America
Sailed 2 Cape to Rio de Janeiro yacht races and back to Cape Town
Much sailboat racing
in South Africa