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Electrotech has undertaken extensive projects with Antarctic Division, Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade (DFAT) and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).

Electrotech has supplied and installed Sperry VisionMaster Radars, Flir M3 Night Vision Cameras, Saab AIS and other systems on all 28 Sydney Harbour Ferries.



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Electrotech supplied and installed Navigation and GMDSS communications on the 8 Cape Class Patrol Vessels built for ABF.

Electrotech is the leading supplier in Australia of communications and navigation equipment to shipbuilding companies such as Austal Ships / Image (most recently 8 Cape Class Patrol Vessels for ACBPS), Incat, BAE and Thales.



P1000256Major contracts have included the supply and installation of complete “turn-key” GMDSS packages to Australia’s major shipping companies.  Electrotech Australia claims ASP Ship Management, Shell Tankers, P&O Maritime Services, Teekay Shipping, Svitzer, BP, Mobil, Shell, TT Line, Woodside, Toll Marine Logistics, Searoad and offshore FPSO’s as principal GMDSS customers.

Electrotech has completed full GMDSS conversions on over 100 ships.  Electrotech Australia is an approved provider of GMDSS Shore Based Maintenance services, with over 90 ships currently under contract.
Electrotech has installed Saab AIS systems on more than 60 Svitzer Tugs Australia wide, as well as Veinland BNWAS systems for various Svitzer Tugs.

Electrotech has also supplied and installed integrated navigation and communications systems (plus Sat TV installation and subscription management) on NWSSSC LNG carriers for Shell, BP and Chevron.

Electrotech Australia is approved by all of the major Class Societies, including LRS, ABS, DNV/GL, BV, Class NK and RINA, for the provision of safety Radio, VDR and AIS Surveys.



Electrotech has recently completed 3 complete bridge fitouts for Carnival on Pacific Jewel, Pacific Dawn and Pacific Pearl. Installations included complete GMDSS, New Autopilot and Dual Gyros, Saab R5 combined AIS/DGPS.


Electrotech is Australia’s major supplier of Inmarsat Mini-C vessel monitoring equipment on fishing vessels involved in the Fisheries Management System.  Thrane & Thrane equipment supplied by Electrotech is approved by the Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA), Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) and Australian State Fisheries Authorities.



Thrane and Thrane Sailor Inmarsat BGAN Explorer 300

Electrotech Australia is a leading Australian supplier of Inmarsat equipment for transportable and land-mobile applications.  Substantial sales of Thrane & Thrane satellite communications equipment have been made to organisations including emergency services, mining & exploration, defence and government agencies; where reliable communications are absolutely vital to their operations.

Electrotech has supplied Thrane & Thrane Inmarsat equipment to the Australian commercial market and the Department of Defence, DFAT and other government agencies.



o    CaptureVTS Systems – Provision and Support – Newcastle Port, Port Hedland and Fremantle.

o    Sperry Radar Systems – Provision and Support – Darwin Port, Port Kembla, Darwin Naval Base and Garden Island Naval Base WA.

o    AIS Monitoring Systems – installed at Gladstone Port, Sydney Ferries Operations Centre and Transit Systems (Gladstone).

o    Saab R40 AIS Base Stations – supplied to Maritime Safety Queensland and Mining Industry.



o    GMDSS Simulators – Australian Maritime College (AMC), Hunter Institute of Technology and Northern Beaches College.

o    Bridge Simulators – Northern Beaches College – 3 Full Mission Bridge Simulators, Classroom for ECDIS and GMDSS.

o    Liquid Cargo Handling, GMDSS & Smaller Bridge Simulators for various other customers.