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.

Infrared Thermography
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.