“Buying a sailboat in Devon is an unusual challenge to a Dane – not least because of logistic problems related to getting the vessel across the 675 nm to Denmark. In came pyd with rapid and fuss-free assistance at a reasonable flat fee. The transfer team went through the boat carefully, travelled with great care and determination, and was frugal with my ship's running cost deposit. I received regular SMSprogress reports, even praising the boat’s sailing capacity. On arrival the boat was thoroughly cleaned and the crew had completed a highly valuable function list of all equipment. Very professional indeed – I only regret being unable to sail with the crew which would have been a fine learning experience and great fun. Highly recommended.”Hendrik Vilstrup, professor. Department of Medicine V, Aarhus University HospitalSister ship picture
Many thanks and I have put a cheque in the post today. Just again to say a big “thankyou” for the excellent service you provided and to say how much I enjoyed having your skipper on board and skippering Water Rat across what proved to be a fairly windy North Sea! He was the consummate professional and I learned a lot from him in the few days we were sailing together. I could not recommend him highly enough and very much hope I can sail with him again one day. I will be laid up for the rest of the year but look forward to planning for the ARC in 2009. I will not hesitate to contact you if I need further help positioning the boat. Thank you once again and I look forward to speaking to you again sometime. With best regards*sister ship picture** pyd note we have delivered more than thirty of these fine boats Worldwide
“Many thank for our boat’s safe delivery. She was immaculate when we joined her in Plymouth. Please thank the crew for looking after he so well.”*pyd note this is the fourth time we have delivered this client’s boat in the last two years.
I would like to formally record my thanks to you and your chosen crew, John and his two compatriots, for the delivery from Greece to North Wales accomplished in such a timely manner. I was impressed that the crew dealt with some trying weather conditions with competence and resilience and I would not hesitate to use your services again nor to recommend you to anyone else wishing to have their yacht delivered. Kind Regards
“Excellent skipper and crew. Very professional conduct and enjoyable experience.Many thanks.”*sister ship photograph
“Excellent professional and friendly service including dealing with teething problems on new boat.Thanks!”*sister ship picture
Many thanks PhilFinal invoice now received. I'll make arrangements to settle this as soon as possible and add on a tip for Bill who did a marvellous job. Odienne is now moored exactly as I wished her to be and in lovely condition Best regards*sistership photograph
Thanks for the final invoice. I will settle next week.We have been down to Falmouth to look at the boat with expectationof having a big clean up. To our pleasant surprise she was spotless.A very big thankyou to the crew who must have worked very hardto bring her up to scratch. I shall have no hesitation in recommending you ( and your skipper)as the whole thing was executed in a totally trouble free way, though I knowthat it would not have been an easy task to not only get there but prepare the boat for departure. I can't thank you enough.Kind Regards,Sister ship photograph
This is great. Thanks very much for all your help – absolutely excellent service. Best regards,*Note: pyd helped with Customs clearance and VAT on importation as well as completing the delivery to a very tight deadline.
Dear PhilFunds to settle the final bill should now be in your account. Throughout our trip, having witnessed first hand the care, attention and professionalism applied by James, we would have no hesitation in recommending him and your support. Moreover, we already have future plans for which we intend to call upon your services again.From 2 very happy and satisfied customers
“Dear Phil I would like to thank you and your staff for assisting with getting our Sunsail charter boats delivered from France to many of our Mediterranean bases that are located in Greece, Turkey and Croatia. Your company and crews gave us outstanding service during this project and I was extremely happy with the feedback that our base managers gave to me when your crews handed over the boats to them. All of our boats were reported to be in excellent condition upon their arrival at the bases. The constant updates that I received during all of the deliveries that you provided for us was greatly appreciated. I look forward to working with you and your staff on upcoming projects. Please thank your staff and crew on TUI Marine's behalf for a job well done. Yours faithfully JRLogistics Controller”*pyd note: This the tenth year running we have worked on new boat deliveries for the World's largest charter operation
Thanks Adrian, and thanks also for looking after the boat – it was in great shape when I got to it. Would have let you know before now, but left your details at home. Currenty in a cafe in Bequia paying my bills!ARC race was great, 30 knots and kite up the whole way – max speed 18 kts Tobago Cays are the best place in the world – the west coast of scotland will never be the same again. Happy Xmas and have a good New Year
Boat returned in excellent condition and very clean and tidy.Condition report really useful. Very satisfied and will recommend you and use you again.
Phil,Message received.Thanks for a good job.RegardsNick
Thank you. I believe they have also fuelled up etc for us – thank you and the crew for a great service and the safe return of Ruaival. We shall have no hesitation in recommending you and/or using you in the future. Kind regards Alyson
“What a great team! Your skipper was a real gentleman. I can say no more. Thank you!”pyd note: This delivery was crewed up at short notice to help the owner get home after he had been much delayed whilst making the passage with his own crew.sistership picture
Yes – not the weather you'd expect for such a passage, but the new owner seems very happy with the boat so she's obviously in good shape. I'm sure the crew spent time straightening her up, so many thanks for an excellent service!
Extract from client accceptance letter:”Very impressed with the yacht’s handover and the level of helpfulness of the crew. Many thanks. Would like pyd to deliver our next two.”
Excellent and very helpful, professional, skipper and crew.
Once more, I would like to thank you and your crew for your professionalism in a wide spectrum of talents.I will have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending PYD to any of my friends for deliveries