Professional Yacht and Boat Deliveries ( Sail or Power)
SERVING PRIVATE YACHT OWNERS AND BOATING
You will receive
unprecedented amount of attention from the very first
We protect your
investment by thorough planning, nothing is left
We treat your
boat as we would treat our own.
We have vast
experience with many vessels, coastal and blue waters, in various conditions.
We do detailed
inspection making sure your boat is fit for
a specific voyage.
use only experienced and tested crew.
We make every effort to
Upon delivery you will
receive detailed report about your boat and her systems:
priceless real-life complement to your survey.
If you have time, come to
enjoy the ride and let us do the hard work!
What type of boats do we deliver?
Sail or power up to 100 GRT
Expenses covered by yacht owner:
Transportation to and from pickup and drop off destination (reasonable and cost-effective)
On-board meals Fuel Docking, mooring and marina
Towing if needed
Parts or repairs if needed in transit
Customs and Immigration fees, Cruising Permits
Any other unforeseen an necessary expenses that may occur during delivery
Payments and reservations
Once we discussed your objectives and developed a plan, I'll
email an estimate to you.
Prior to leaving
I require a payment of 100% of
expenses and 50% of my estimated fees.
I accept checks, cash and credit cards via
Your yacht delivery is NOT CONFIRMED until payment comes
Checks must be received 5 business days prior to
The balance is payable when
the vessel is safely tied up at the destination port.
I do require the owner or a representative to meet the vessel upon arrival,
and at that time the balance will be payable in cash,
certified check or credit card via
If you prefer, you can pay for the entire delivery in advance.
Boat owners are most welcome to participate.
If your schedule allows, come to enjoy the ride!
You can be an active member of the crew or a leisure
passenger while we do the hard work!
It is imperative to have sufficient time to accomplish
boat inspection and pick a good weather
Let's plan ahead and do the job right!
The boat must be seaworthy and well found.
Clean fuel tanks, good sails, and a functional, well running, well maintained engine with adequate engine spares (i.e. fuel filters, belts, raw water pump, impellers, extra
engine oil etc.);
Electrical and manual bilge pumps: adequate capacity and
Through hull fittings must have operable valves and
double-clamped bellow water line;
standing rigging in good condition,
Safety equipment at least to satisfy
USCG Minimum Equipment
Regulations for Recreational Vessels
Working VHF Radio at the helm.
If any of these items are missing or non-functional, I will need to acquire them before departure and the costs will be added to the final invoice.
Upon arrival I will conduct pre-departure inspection, and, if
serious problems are found,
you will receive a full
report which will contain a list of items needing attention before departure.
I strongly encourage vessel owner or agent to review
Inspection List in advance to make sure that there will be no costly delays.
I will bring some tools for minor repairs, but it would be a good idea to already have tools on board.
Adequate utensils for cooking and serving should be on board already, as well as basic linens.
It would help if there is a chartplotter with current charts onboard,
but I always bring my own laptop and use it as a primary device.
contact the Coast Guard Auxiliary or local Power Squadron for a complimentary
Vessel Safety Check.
Insurance and paperwork
Your boat must be insured and have a free and clear
title (valid USCG certificate of documentation or state
a copy of which you will be required to submit prior to delivery
along with letter of authority.
I require a copy of the cover page of your policy showing the effective dates,
insurance company contact information, boat identification and the Protection and Indemnity (P&I) section of your policy showing that all crew members are covered by the policy.
Check with your insurance company to verify that a hired
Licensed Captain and crew are covered by your policy.
coastal passages I strongly recommend to acquire a
BoatUS unlimited towing membership.
Items for offshore transit
(can rent from
EPIRB 406 with built-in GPS
(can rent from BoatUS or
Offshore Life Raft of adequate capacity (must be properly serviced)
Jack lines (full length of boat)
Type I PFD's