Organizations:

www.marinesurvey.org  Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors, Inc.
www.abycinc.org  The American Boat & Yacht Council
www.metalboatsociety.org The Metal Boat Society
www.boatus.com  Boat US


 

Yacht Designers:

www.dixdesign.com  Dudley Dix Yacht Design
I own a Dix47 a great boat by a great designer! Dudley designs out of all materials and sizes and for all levels of abilities.
http://www.tedbrewer.com  Ted Brewer Yacht Designs
I worked on the building of a Brewer sailboat in the late 80s, and had the honor to meet him recently. I highly recommend his book on yacht design “Understanding Boat Design”
www.bruceroberts.com   Bruce Roberts Yacht DesignI have worked and sailed on many of his designs. Give Hal a call he is a great person to work with.
Hal Whitacre Naval Architect … 20 years with Bruce Roberts Yacht Design USA
brd-usa@comcast.net  Telephone + 1 410  279 2525

Reuel Parker Yacht Design
I have known Reuel since I was a kid. 20 years ago I sail on his
Pilot Schooner 60 Leopard from North Carolina to St. Augustine.
www.parker-marine.com

Capt. Tom Lokocz Adams http://mainedesigncompany.com/
Tom is a marine engineer and marine surveyor in Maine who specializes in wood boats.


 

My Blogs:

http://dbysmarinesurvey.blogspot.com/
http://dbmarinesurveyor.blogspot.com/
http://metalboatsurveyor.blogspot.com/


 

Marine Industry Blogs:

http://dudleydix.blogspot.com/
http://www.woodenboat.com/whiskey-plank


 

Cruising Blogs:

http://sv-moitessier.blogspot.com
Great documentation of replacing chainplates.
http://sailvicarious.com
Some great former clients with an inspiring DVD series.
http://mjsailing.com
There out there on their extended voyage. Follow them along.
http://www.odysseyyachts.com  
Follow the building of an aluminum Dix43.

http://www.bethandevans.com/

Fellow metal boat owners and an inspiration to anyone who wants to voyage