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 Namibia; namely in Walvis Bay and Lüderitz. 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,Youlong.
- Our Fire Service Divisions takes care of servicing, refilling, selling and pressure testing of fixed firefighting installations, portable fire extinguishers, fixed fire detection systems, breathing air / EEBD sets and various other firefighting 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 Sales Department will handle all your Marine safety requirements.
- Our Chandling Division- Novamarine Chandling acts as a supplier to the shipping industry of provisions and related supplies. We do not only supply our own company vessels, but ships from all continents of the globe.
We pride ourselves with our reliability and efficiency of our experienced staff, who are here to make the Chandling experience a pleasant “hassle free” one.
We collect and deliver to and from vessels in port and we also have our own crane services.
Situated in Paarden Eiland, the company is close to the harbour and we can provide fast and reliable service