CDM Yacht Consulting Ltd specialists in Yacht Surveying and New Build Project Management.  With proven expertise we are trusted by our high profile clients to protect their investment through the delivery of a high quality, efficient and tailored service to suit your specific requirements whether it be Pre-Purchase Surveys, Consultancy on Refit Project Management or New Build. CDM Yacht Consultancy will guide you through the process to help you achieve your dream Yacht.

Cliff Metcalfe draws on over 20 years project management experience, with technical expertise developed whilst at World class shipyards such as Pendennis Superyachts, Princess Yachts and more recently through owner representative work in collaboration with Oyster and Sunseeker yacht builders. Working for both shipyards and owners Cliff has the ability and empathy to resolve issues and manage relationships positively as part of an enjoyable process.

Surveying vessels across Europe, UK and beyond, we adhere to the strict guidelines set out by the International Institute of Marine Surveying.  Our reports are comprehensive, concise, high quality, easy to understand and delivered on time.

Experienced in pre-purchase and commercial coding of vessels under 24 metres in accordance with MCA small commercial vessel compliance code.  We arrange all owner registration requirements and can arrange change of flag on all vessels.

  • ​​Adela 55.5m schooner refit Sailing Yacht

  • Adix 65m schooner refit Sailing Yacht

  • Blush Sunseeker 155 new build Motor Yacht

  • Christopher 46m new build ketch

  • Dardenella 37m refit Motor Yacht

  • Hemisphere 44.2m new build Catamaran

  • Illusion 50m stern extensions and refit

  • Lush Oyster 885 new build Sailing Yacht

  • Moana Monte Carlo Yachts 86ft

  • Moonbird 37m Sloop Sailing Yacht

  • Nostromo 30m new build Sailing Yacht

  • Princess Yacht 32m

  • Steel 55m new build Motor Yacht 

  • Sunseeker 52 & 53 Manhattan

  • Tenaz 39m refit Sloop Sailing Yacht

  • Velacarina 26m refit Sailing Yacht​


Who We Are



    Yacht Surveyors and Marine Consultants

'I can highly recommend Cliff, he handles everything in a reliable, professional manner and always has the best interest of the owner at heart.
He has extensive knowledge of the Marine Industry and he is always at hand when needed, going the extra mile to make everything as easy as possible for us as his client. He acts with discretion, integrity and is perfectly suited to working with high profile clients. He fully understands our needs as a client. I have no hesitation in recommending Cliff'