SURVEY inspections/ Custom yacht repairs
A & M Composite Repair/LIMFR/CARDONA MARINE SURVEYS
(Yacht Survey and Repair Experts)
The companies are run by John A. Cardona, a professional marine repair expert, master marine surveyor and a high performance boat designer and boat builder.(Invented Advanced Composites Testing Machine)
-Member of the (ASNE), American Society of Naval Engineers
-Member: (IAMI), International Assoc. of Marine Investigators
-Member of the (ABYC), American Boat and Yacht Counci
-Master Marine Surveyor, (USSA), U.S. Surveyors Association
-Marine Surveyor, (ACMS) The Association of Certified Marine Surveyors
-Member of the (ABBRA), American Boat Builders and Repairers Association
-Inventor of Aircraft and Marine Composites Testing Machine. (PATENT PENDING) www.soniccompositestesting.com
-Composites Engineering and Repair background
-John has designed and prototyped advance hydroplane racing boats, and marine components.
John wrote a book, "Boat Buying Tips for the Northeast", a practical guide for purchasing a new or used boat and what to look for.
John is also working on a second book, "Advanced Hull Inspections and why most inspections miss Structural Delamination and Bond Failures!!".
John will be offering a course in Structural Delamination for Sportfishing Boat Designers and Builders. "How slamming Wave Loads Affect Sport Fishing Boats years after they are built" (from a sportfishing boat repair perspective).
And a second course on "Sailboat Structural Review and Inspections"