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Anthony Byrde, Fellow Accredited Surveyor Member of the Yacht Designers & Surveyors Association

  • About

    About

  • Why Have a Survey?

    Why Have a Survey?

  • Services and Survey Types

    Services and Survey Types

  • Boat Construction Materials

    Boat Construction Materials

  • Pre-purchase Surveys

    Pre-purchase Surveys

  • Insurance Surveys

    Insurance Surveys

Construction Materials

  • Fibreglass (GRP)

    CONSTRUCTION

    This covers Glass-Reinforced Polyester (GRP, sometimes referred to as FRP – Fibre-Reinforced Plastic), Vinylester and Epoxy resins.

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  • Timber

    CONSTRUCTION

    Yachts can be built with carvel, lapstrake, clinker or strip planking, on sawn, grown or bent timbers, in the many species of boat-building timber and plywood.

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  • Steel

    CONSTRUCTION

    Welded mild-steel or higher-grade Cor-Ten plate on a hard-chine hull is the most common in the UK.

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  • Other Materials

    CONSTRUCTION

    Other materials include Aluminium, Composite and Ferro-cement

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A full range of services carried out by a YBDSA Fellow Accredited Surveyor Member, including yacht, motor boat and insurance marine surveys in Dorset and Hampshire.