Repair & Maintenance


Owners placing their repair, or service orders with SMD Service Coordination Centre can rest assured that their vessel is in the best hands.
Our team of dedicated service coordinators, all have a maritime career behind them. They know what is best for your vessel, and what to do to get your vessels up and running. All in the shortest time, to ensure the minimum costs

In case your vessels equipment is beyond repairs, we have an alternative solution for you. Helping you avoid a delay or eventual detention in a Port State Control.

SMD is authorized sales and service partner for JRC and has appointed SMD as one of their First Aid Kit (FAK) centers, due to our strategic good position to cover both South Africa as well as Southern Africa and surrounding islands.

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SMD is authorized by all the major classification societies to carry out both Annual Safety Radio Surveys, as well as EPIRB Surveys and (S)VDR surveys (APT).

Furthermore, we are approved by Yokogawa to perform annual overhaul survey on their highly precise quality gyros.

If you need further documentation or advice in relation to regulatory and safety regarding the products, SMD is always at your disposal. Safety is a vital part of our business concept, and we do not compromise.

All SMD solutions are closely monitored and checked, so they follow applicable laws and safety regulations.

Product Training


SMD often carry out tailor-made product training for ship-owners, authorities, and our authorized sales & service agents.

The product training can be tailor-made to a specific vessel, a new carriage requirement or a group of products.

We have in the past carried out specific product training for new building crews on their way to a new building yard, as well as officers going onboard vessels where we have supplied and installed Radars, ECDIS or major GMDSS retrofits.

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