Rodrick Purves is an accomplished captain holding over 30 years ocean sea service within maritime industries. anywhere in the USA. Inland, or Ocean waters. Area of operation experience: All Alaskan waters, west coast to New Zealand, Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, Florida coast, Main to include all near coastal and inland waterways.
- Offering safe boat operation, and navigational courses. For new boat owners and salty dogs upgrading to larger vessels.
- Proud to offer crewing needs and services.
Vessel Experience Certification & Current Training
500/200-ton Master on near coastal Unlimited Radar, GMDSS, Bridge Management, Crowd Control Management 2 / Able Seaman Unlimited. Tankerman for fueling safety.
Proficiency Captain / Chief Mate
Operating ships 500 GT mega yacht operation
Rod has been in the marine industry for 30+ years Operating and maintaining vessels of all sizes. all over the world.
Retired Navy achieving his 100 ton in miami Fl. Owner operator of Sports fishing vessels in Key west, Gulf of Mexico, California, Now in Astoria Oregon. while also working the world over while in the merchant marines. Overseeing as project manager of new commision and refit vessels here in the us Taiwan and China. Now CEO of Polars Yachts Brokerage LLC. it was in California Rod upgraded to 500/200 all STCW required. Here in PYB Rod oversees all levels of operations to insure our clients receive The highest integrity reliability and value in the industry.
Contact Rod (503) 820-9332
Here at PYB we pride ourselves on offering qualified captains and crew that focus on boat deliveries, new vessel commissioning, sea trails, and all types of charters. with over 20 years of customer, client satisfaction we realize, trust is earned by excellence, Making your cruising days better. Great days on the water. PYB we have worked on all the seven seas covering all US waters To include extensive Alaskan, Hawaii, West coast to New Zealand, Japan, Yellow sea, China, Indo China, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Indian Ocean, Mexico, South America, and the gulf of mexico. Lets embark on your next adventure together.