Mark Robinson Maritime Consultants (MRMC) have appointed a U.S. based surveyor to help take care of its U.S. clients.

Surveyor Ben Snead has 30 years experience in vessel specification, planning, design, engineering, construction and technical management in shipyards worldwide. Ben has worked on projects in the U.S., Canada, South America, and Northern and Southern Europe on vessels in excess of 100m and brings stateside knowledge and expertise to the MRMC team.

Mark Robinson Maritime Consultants (MRMC) are Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Appointed Representatives providing surveys, audits, inspections & reports on behalf of the Administrator for RMI flagged yachts, and yachts wishing to come onto the Register, across the globe.

With offices on both sides of the Atlantic MRMC are well placed to conduct yacht surveys as required for RMI flagged yachts, including surveys for intended use (private yachts coming onto the RMI Register), private yacht (limited charter) for up to 84 days per year, yachts engaged in trade (YET) and commercial surveys.

External ISM, ISPS and MLC, 2006 audits are also performed by our surveyors and all statutory certification and national certification can be issued to the yacht within hours dependent upon survey findings.

Mark Robinson said: ” We’re very pleased to have Ben on board as part of the MRMC team and he is already proving a valuable link with clients across the States and Caribbean.”

To discuss your individual requirements and find out more about the RMI Registry or to book a survey email