Based in Ramsgate Kent our principal surveyor is Dale Bradley who has well over 25 years of experience within the Maritime Industry. Dale is an active competent Commercial Master, Vessel & Warranty Surveyor with vast experience in all aspects of operations at sea. His appointments have led him to front line marine operations, starting his maritime career in the British Royal Navy, then serving in the Merchant Navy on oil survey vessels. Dale has been a freelance Master subcontracting to large civil marine shipping companies. Working Tugs, Multicats and Fast Crew Transfer Vessels with a variety of propulsion systems. Dale has owned a number of pleasure and commercial charter vessels including Ribs, Speed Boats and Motor Cruisers.
Dale achieved a diploma in Vessel Surveying, at the International Boat Building Training College in Lowestoft. With Dale’s commercial experience he fully understands both the importance of safety and the realistic vessel structural limitations, when putting any vessel to its designed use.
All surveys undertaken are thorough, informative, and based wherever possible on fact, not opinion.
Dale is a full member of the British Marine Surveyors Europe, an internationally respected network of experienced surveyors, allowing access to a wealth of additional data, varying opinions and support. Dale is also an approved coding surveyor for Mecal & SCMS.
We also have full Public and Professional Indemnity cover.