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Schuss Marine Survey

Schuss Marine Survey specializes in independent boat surveys (damage surveys for insurance, condition and value, appraisals and pre-purchase). Additional services include boat handling instruction and professional yacht deliveries on Lake Michigan. Captain Marian Hoskins is an Accredited Marine Surveyor® (AMS®) with the Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors® (SAMS®) and an ABYC Certified Technician. She has nearly 30 years of boating experience and is a U.S Coast Guard licensed captain. She’s serviced more than 500 boats, both power and sail, with a list of satisfied customers. These boat surveyors have earned a reputation for providing every client with thorough, dependable service treating every job with the urgency it deserves.


  • ABYC Certified Technician
  • SAMS® Accredited Marine Surveyor (AMS®)
  • Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP)
  • U.S.C.G. Merchant Marine Captain, Near Coastal
    • Masters 100 GT Motor/Steam Vessel
    • Sailing & Towing endorsement
  • PADI® Open Water Diver
  • Chapman School of Seamanship
  • Yacht and Small Craft Surveying
  • Fundamentals of the Damage & Claims Survey
  • American Red Cross, CPR and First Aid

Serving Lake Michigan from Kenosha, WI

Payment is expected at the time services are rendered. 
We accept: Cash, Check or Pay Pal (3% processing fee applies)