East Coast Marine Services
FAQ's
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    DELIVERY COST?
    Per day: Captain $350.00
                  2nd Captain $275.00
                  1st Mate with license / Engineer $200.00
                   Crew member $175.00
             Travel Expenses paid from home office and return.

    SURVEY COST ?
    Every vessel requires more or less time to survey depending on style of vessel.
    Prices listed below are estimated: Contact East Coast Marine Service
    with description of vessel, for a more accurate price.
        Vessels  18-30 ft   $ 8.00 - $10.00 per ft
                       31-41 ft   $12.00 per ft
                       41-60 ft   $15.00 per ft
                       61-80 ft   $20.00 per ft

          Same Day Preparation      $120.00
          Photographs  (bow/stern/port/starboard)    $10.00 per set

       Gasoline Engine Compression testing and Analysis   $150.00 per engine.
       Diesel Engine Compression Testing and Analysis   $825.00 -$1200.00 per engine.
       Diesel Engine Run-up / Observation / Engine Block Inspection  $200.00 per engine.

                Travel Expenses paid from home office and return if over 100 miles.

    HOW DO I PAY?
    Proposal submitted.
    .
    Provisions for vessel voyage paid up front.

    Balance due upon completion of trip or survey, including all expenses accrued.

    GEOGRAPHIC AREA COVERED?
    From Portland ME, to Freeport, TX

    HOW LONG IS A "PER DAY"?
    24 Hours

    WHAT COULD DELAY A VOYAGE ?
    Weather and fuel are the only concerns.  
    Weather conditions such as Gale warnings,
    Inlet/Bar conditions and the sea worthiness of the vessel could delay trip.

    WHAT ARE YOUR QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING?
    Go to QUALIFICATIONS

    WILL YOU PERSONALLY RUN THE VESSEL?
    East Coast Marine Service crew performs all deliveries. We do not subcontract.

    DOES MY BOAT NEED TO BE INSURED?
    Yes, we require that the owner carry insurance for the vessel being delivered.


    DOES THE BOAT HAVE TO BE READY FOR DELIVERY?
    Yes. Up to United States Coast Guard code (safety equipment).
    East Coast Marine Service will inspect to insure vessel is safe for voyage and suggest
    any equipment or repairs needed before departing on voyage.

    DO I NEED SPARE PARTS AND FILTERS?
    Yes. Fuel filters, belts, and engine part tools. Anchor, fenders, mooring lines and fire extinguishers.
    East Coast Marine Service will inspect to insure vessel has all necessary spare parts and equipment
    before departing on voyage.


    Employment Service Information Cost ?

           $20.00, to receive your package with all the information, to help you get yourself hired.