Kim Skov-Nielsen
Yacht and Marine Surveyor
Rig Basics - How to Look After Your Mast, Rigging and Sails
Experienced Specialist in Sailing Yacht and Motor Yacht Surveys

Kim Skov-Nielsen has seen it all - or very nearly so - over the last 35 years working in every aspect of the boating industry.

KSN has conducted hundreds of surveys, appraisals and supervised countless complex repairs for yacht owners all over the world. If you're looking for straight talk, an unbiased marine survey and a thorough report delivered quickly and electronically, then you've come to the right place.

Types of Surveys offered:
  • Pre-purchase condition surveys
  • Structural condition surveys
  • Engineering installation surveys
  • Mast & Rigging surveys
  • Ultra sonic hull thickness surveys
  • Insurance & Finance surveys
  • MCA Coding & Tonnage surveys
Other Services offered:
  • Yachting consultancy
  • Refit & New Build Project Management
  • ISM & Yacht Management
  • Qualified Yachting Expert Witness
  • Rigging Services – rod, wire, composite
  • Sea Trials
  • Yacht Deliveries
Worldwide Service in 5 Languages

KSN speaks English, Danish (Norwegian & Swedish), French, German and Spanish fluently. He understands and can make himself understood in Italian and Dutch as well.