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Popeye Marine Group provides a wide variety of services to our customers such as...

Pre-Purchase Marine Survey

Insurance Survey

Boat Damage Investigation

Repair Oversight

Engine Oil Analysis

Water Transports

Cargo Inspection

Sales Consultation

Vessel Management

Boater Education



Popeye Marine Group has had the pleasure of inspecting or transporting vessels in the following states:

Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New York, Kentucky, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, Florida.


Below are a few previous vessels inspected for marine surveys or transported across our waterways.



Popeye Marine Group is composed of dedicated individuals who love the marine industry, have a strong passion for boats, and are led by our Principal Marine Surveyor and owner, Dave Leonetti, SAMS AMS #1351.


Dave is a graduate of the Chapman School of Seamanship, an ABYC Certified Marine Technician, member of the Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors (SAMS), Marine Propulsion & Systems Instructor, National Safe Boating Council certified Safe Boating Instructor, and experienced maritime captain holding a USCG 100T Near-Coastal Masters license with Towing endorsement. Dave has spent many years transporting vessels across the Great Lakes and Eastern seaboard along with performing marine surveys for private individuals, financial institutions, and the US Government.


Popeye Marine Group performs marine surveys on a wide variety of vessels including power and sail from 14' to 90'.


PMG was established in 2016 and continues to grow every year. We are constantly striving to better ourselves by continuing our education so we can provide you, the customer, the most thorough and professional inspection.


Our marine survey results are performed to ABYC Standards and Recommended Practices, NFPA-302, and USCG 33 and 46 CFRs. All reports are USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) compliant to current standards.

PMG surveys are accepted at all major financial institutions and insurance companies. We will, at your request, forward the finished report to any financial or insurance institution on your behalf.

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Accredited Marine Surveyor  |  Member SAMS

Member ABYC  |  USCG Licensed Master

NSBC Certified Instructor


We are here to provide the best possible service to you, our valued customers.


Popeye Marine Group

PO BOX 589

Chardon, OH 44024

Hours of Operation:

Based out of Chardon, OH we are a mobile company that travels to you.

April - November

Mon - Fri: 9am - 6pm

Sat: 9am - 2pm

Sun: By appointment


December - March

Mon - Fri: 10am - 4pm

Sat - Sun: Closed

If you have questions, please

email us and we will get back to you as soon as we can.  Click the icon below...

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