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Old 16-11-2015, 03:10   #1
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Anyone from Fremantle Australia? - Reliable surveyors?

Greetings all. I am looking at a timber yacht presently in Fremantle. If I move ahead I will want to gain the services of reliable surveyors for hull, riggers for standing rigging and an engineer for the diesel engine. I would be very grateful for any input from anyone experienced with their services in Western Australia. By all means PM me if you want to slam someone in private. I promise to keep your "non-recommendations" private and confidential as well.

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Re: Anyone from Fremantle Australia? - Reliable surveyors?

Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Damian.

I don’t know any of these
http://www.clubmarine.com.au/internet/clubmarine.nsf/docs/5F200F6CB8D9D534CA257965001B91AF/$file/Surveyors+List+-+WA.pdf
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Damian.

I donít know any of these
http://www.clubmarine.com.au/internet/clubmarine.nsf/docs/5F200F6CB8D9D534CA257965001B91AF/$file/Surveyors+List+-+WA.pdf
Thanks Gord May. The problem with that list is that it includes businesses that in fact do not do yacht surveys but commercial vessels/big ship only. I did however have a phone call in response to several emails I sent yesterday - scatter gun approach. That was from Capt Keys. Although he did not do this type of survey he was very helpful with contact names and numbers of people to try. It's just one of those situations where if you live and sail in an area you pick up that sort of local knowledge. Over here I know the names to go to. For W.A. I'm blind.

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Re: Anyone from Fremantle Australia? - Reliable surveyors?

Hi Damian, do you have any contacts at the Fremantle Sailing Club; the bar used to be full of information...
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Hi Damian, do you have any contacts at the Fremantle Sailing Club; the bar used to be full of information...
No unfortunately. Not yet anyway
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Old 17-11-2015, 15:37   #6
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Re: Anyone from Fremantle Australia? - Reliable surveyors?

0400923926
Call mark price on above mobile.

He's brilliant and fastidious, was a boat builder himself for many years. Has Xclnt knowledge.

A kiwi who came to oz with nz America's cup team and never went home!

If you need any other advice on who to use or not in perth area for repairs etc he will tell it to you straight.

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For checking the standing rigging Edgar from Yacht Rigging Solutions is recommended.

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Hi,

Paul Masters - 0418 956 793 - has wooden boat experience.

works mainly out of Freshy and RPYC.

Good bloke and knows his ****.

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