Todd Schwede, AMS, has been involved in many
facets of the marine industry since 1984. He is an accredited
and active member in the Society of Accredited Marine
Surveyors (SAMS®), as well as a member of many other
marine related associations including the International
Association of Marine Investigators (IAMI). Todd &
Associates strives to maintain state of the art inspection
technologies to provide accurate and timely service.
In 1996 Todd & Associates recognized the
advantages of utilizing Infrared Imaging in vessel non-destructive
inspections, water intrusion to hull composite materials,
internal structural failures and other damages are readily
observable using our FLIR thermal imaging equipment.
The non-destructive inspection assists in damage assessment,
reduces removal repair expense, and provides technical
mapping of composite materials. Having completed over
750 marine composite thermal inspections, and with over
six years experience Todd & Associates, Inc. has
become the leading expert in marine infrared thermography.
Marine Surveyors, Claims Settling Agents
Todd & Associates is a San Diego based Marine
Survey and Insurance Investigation Company founded in
1992, and provides nationwide and international marine
inspection services and forensic support to the Marine
Insurance industry. Todd & Associates is committed
to using leading edge technologies to help insurance
companies resolve claims quickly and efficiently. Stolen
boat investigations, Maritime Document data base products
on CD ROMs, Accident and Damage Investigation &
Reconstruction, Litigation Support, and traditional
Condition/Valuation Surveys are also provided by Todd
and his network of associates.