Nautical Services, Inc.

Providing Marine surveys and Consulting immediately to the Gulf Coast States of Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Florida. Travel includes all other States, Regions and Countries as requested or needed. Previous travel experience includes; most U.S coastal and inland states, Australia, Turkey, Puerto Rico, Greece and the Dominican Republic.


SAMS® Accredited Marine Surveyor


ABYC® Standards Accredited

USPAP® Certificate on Appraisal Standards

Useful Links For Boaters and Marine Surveyors

  • SAMS® - The Society Of Accredited Marine Surveyors, Inc.®
  • NAMS® - The National Association of Marine Surveyors
  • YBDSA - Yacht Brokers, Designers and Surveyors Association
  • CNEMP - Chambre Nationale des Experts Maritimes Plaisance
  • IIMS - The International Institute of Marine Surveyors
  • CMMC - Company of Master Mariners of Canada
  • FEMAS - Federation of European Maritime Associations of Surveyors and Consultants.
  • SCMS - The Society of Consulting Marine Engineers and Ship Surveyors
  • YBAA - The Yacht Brokers Association of America
  • SMA - The Society of Maritime Arbitrators, New York, New York
  • NASBLA - National Association of State Boating Law Administrators, Lexington Kentucky
  • AERA - The Engine Builders Association

Boat Information

Boat Values

Calculations / Conversions

Classification / Certification Organizations

  • ABS - American Bureau of Shipping - USA
  • ClassNK - Japan
  • DNV - Det Norske Veritas - Norway
  • IMCI - International Marine Certification Institute
  • IS - International Register of Shipping - UK
  • MCA - Maritime & Coast Guard Agency - UK
  • National Cargo Bureau, Inc. - New York, NY, USA

Continuing Education

Documentation and Licencing Agents

Dictionary / Thesaurus / Encyclopedia

Industrial Supply On-Line

Industry Associations

  • AMSEA - Alaska Marine Safety Education Association
  • ABYC - American Boat and Yacht Council
  • ABBRA - American Boat Builders & Repairers Association
  • ASA - American Society of Appraisers
  • ASNE - American Society of Naval Engineers
  • ACBS - Antique & Classic Boat Society
  • AFRIN - Associate Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation - UK
  • BOAT/US - Boat Owners Association of The United States
  • IAMI - International Association of Marine Investigators
  • CMTA - Connecticut Marine Trades Association
  • ICGB - International Cargo Gear Bureau
  • IICL - Institute of International Container Lessors
  • IRCA - International Register of Certificated Auditors - United Kingdom
  • ISMA - International Ship Masters' Association
  • MIAS - Marine Insurance Association of Seattle
  • NAMS® - The National Association of Marine Surveyors
  • NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
  • NMMA Canada - National Marine Manufacturers Association Canada
  • NMMA USA - National Marine Manufacturers Association - USA
  • NPGA - National Propane Gas Association
  • N.P.F.V.O.A. - North Pacific Fishing Vessel Owners' Association
  • RYA - Royal Yachting Association - UK
  • SAMS® - The Society Of Accredited Marine Surveyors, Inc.®
  • SNAME - Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers

Insurance Links


Nautical Charts

Oil & Fuel Analysis

Repair & Parts Resources

Boat Junk Yards - New & Used Parts

Corrosion Protection

Engines & Drives

Propellers Shafts and Struts

Rudders, Tillers, Keels, Masts and Rigging


Windshields and Glass


Structural Testing and Failure Analysis

Technical Information

Tools and Instruments

Tools and Instruments

Vessel Registration, Regulations & Safety Resources

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