Surveyor -  C. David Sandford SAMS® AMS®

991 Ridgemount Blvd. Oshawa Ontario L1K2K7

    Phone: 905-449-2176


              Condition and Valuation Surveys for Pre-Purchase and Insurance - Consultations - Appraisals - Accident Investigations - Underwater Accident Investigations and Salvage Supervision       


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About DS Marine Surveys


            DS Marine Surveys is a professional marine surveying and consulting company.  Established and operated  by C. David Sandford and Debbie Sandford. David  carries Accredited Marine Surveyor® (AMS®) status with the Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors (SAMS®), is a member of, and is Standards certified by The American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) and is also a member of the Boat US Technical Exchange. DS Marine Surveys also offer a complete range of underwater services from accident investigation to salvage supervision.

        David has amassed over 25 years experience as a service technician in both the Marine and Automotive Industries and currently carries Interprovincial Certification  in motor vehicle and diesel repair. He is also certified in Computer Aided Design, has trained in Maritime Damage Investigation and has  considerable experience in fiberglass manufacturing, both in repair and new construction as well. In 2003  DS Marine Surveys was established and has since provided their services to private individuals, insurance companies and financial institutions throughout Ontario, Quebec and Upper New York Sate. As avid  sailors the Sandfords  can be found sailing Lake Ontario on their CS Merlin 36 "Skana" out of the Whitby Yacht Club in Whitby Ontario.


Look for David's column on boat repair and maintenance in Ontario Sailor Magazine.


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