About Us

Novamarine was established in 1965 and is a division of the world wide Pescanova Group of companies. We have a network of branches strategically situated at each major port in South Africa and Namibia. Novamarine’s head office is based in Paarden Eiland, Cape Town, with associated branches in Durban. We are also active in Nambia; namely in Walvis Bay and Luderitz. The company, with its various divisions, plays a vital role in providing support, service and repairs for marine and aviation rescue and survival equipment.

Breakdown of our Services:

  • Our Liferaft Service Division is qualified to service liferafts, lifejackets and immersion suits of all brands. The testing is done in accordance to various international regulations and standards. HYF, Arimar, SeaSafe, Zodiac, CSM, Youlong
  • Our Fire Service Divisions takes care of servicing, refilling, selling and pressure testing of fixed fire fighting installations, portable fire extinguishers, fiexed fire detection systems, breathing air / EEBD sets and various other fire fighting equipment. We also perform pressure testing and overhauling of various aviation cylinders and valves.
  • Our Lifeboat / Rescue Boat / gangway division performs annual inspections, 5 yearly overhauls and load testing on lifeboats, fast rescue crafts, davit systems and various other release gear. We also supply lifeboats, davits, fast rescue craft and on-load / off-load release hooks. In addition, we also hire load testing equipment for 1.1. winch / break dynamic testing clients.
  • Our Electronics Department deals with servicing, selling of marine electronic equipment.
  • Our Showroom has well trained staff to assist with any technical questions to suit your needs. We offer a wide variety of marine and safety equipment to suit your needs.


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