About Us

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C F Spencer is an independently owned British company founded in 1984 providing a comprehensive marine surveying, marine consultancy and loss adjusting service for Protection and Indemnity Clubs, Underwriters and Insurers, the Marine Industry, the Offshore Industry, the Legal Profession, Marine Civil Engineering disciplines and Local and National Government Organisations.

In addition to carrying out ‘traditional’ surveying instructions C F Spencer & Co. Ltd. actively promote good industry practices through regular lectures and presentations at the Cambridge Academy of Transport, Nautical Institute branch meetings, WISTA, LSLC and other organisations.


In 2015 C F Spencer & Co. Ltd was wholly acquired by McAusland & Turner Ltd. adding greatly to the depth of talent and expertise already available. McAuslands name has been synonymous with quality in the world of marine surveying and consultancy since 1888. McAuslands are official International Group P & I Correspondents and also Lloyd’s Agents with an area stretching from the Scottish Borders to the port of Harwich.


24/7 Responsiveness Guarantee

Together with McAuslands we now have almost 130 years of experience in the field, therefore we understand the nature of the business like no other; we understand that responsiveness and receptiveness in often unpredictable and unruly situations can be crucial.

Because we understand our client needs, we work with them on very professional yet a very personal level and have proudly developed our 24/7 Responsiveness System.

We guarantee that you will be able to get the service you desire when and where you want it, from the best specialised professionals in the field that fits any budget.

“Our company vision is to be the preferred surveying company with home-grown professional values operating on a global, worldwide scale. Every time, everywhere, guaranteed.”