Beacon Marine Services, in business since 1995, provides marine survey and vessel operational services.  Our marine survey services include Pre-purchase Surveys, Insurance Surveys and Appraisals, for both power and sail.  We specialize in fiberglass and wooden vessels.  We also conduct damage surveys for owners and insurance carriers.

Our vessel operation services, for both power and sail, commercial and pleasure, include deliveries, sea trials and instruction.  We also provide consulting services including standards compliance services, and equipment specification and evaluation.

We are located in the Annapolis, Maryland area, and provide our services throughout the US and North America.

Captain Joe DeRemer, AMS is our principal surveyor and vessel operator. We encourage you to view Joe’s Biography.

Marine Surveys

Power and Sail
Pre-Purchase & Insurance
Damage Surveys

Vessel Operations

Power and Sail
Commercial and Pleasure Vessels
Deliveries, Sea trials, Instruction


Project Management
Standards Compliance
Safety & Equipment Specification


We Accept Payment via Cash, Major Credit Cards, and Check