Our Surveys

What is a professional marine surveyor?

A marine surveyor provides a service based on:

professional training, expertise and proficiency,

knowledge of the fundamentals of yacht design,

construction, systems, equipment and machinery.

Michael Elton – shipwright surveyor

TAFE NSW Cert III Boat & Ship Building 1988

Trade Certificate of Proficiency 8610340 1989

Shipwright & Boatbuilders Association NSW 1992

TAFE NSW Certificate IV Marine Surveying 2001

TAFE NSW Cert IV Assessment & Training 2004

Australasian Institute of Marine Surveyors 2018

How to engage E Marine Survey?

Select the service to fit for your requirements.

For pre-purchase surveys, please advise your:

Boating experience or is this your first purchase?

Design, construction, year and  survey location?

Machinery and rig service history, claims or repair?

Private or brokerage link to the online sale listing?

What is the cost of our surveys?

Our first response to your inquiry is by phone,

An email survey proposal with our fee, based on:

the vessel design, construction, year and location,

machinery service history and the scope of survey.


For all inquiry please contact Michael Elton 

We look forward to receiving your instruction.

E-Marine Survey - Pre-purcahse Condition Survey

Pre-purchase survey

E-Marine Survey - Insurance Appraisal Survey C & V

Insurance survey

E-Marine Survey - Insurance Claims Survey

Claims assessment

E-Marine Survey - Valuations


E-Marine Survey - NDT non-destructive testing

Non-destructive testing

E-Marine Survey - Consultant