Mackay Marine South Africa Now Open for Business

Port, Table Top Mountain Background, Photos by Alain Proust, SA
Port, Table Top Mountain Background, Photo by Alain Proust, SA

Published Sep 28, 2020 7:28 PM by The Maritime Executive

Mackay Marine, announces the opening of its newest marine electronics sales and service center in Cape Town, South Africa, following the acquisition of Dynamic Marine Systems (DMS) (Pty) Ltd.

Dynamic Marine Systems’ team of highly skilled staff have 100+ years collective maritime and naval experience. Specializing in nav/comm electronics, dynamic positioning systems (DP), and automation equipment, DMS serves high-seas, oil & gas, coastal, commercial fishing, and naval customers.

“Expanding our global network to include South Africa has been a long-term goal for Mackay Marine. Waldo Fourie and Todd Gaine – who will remain in charge – have built a stellar team serving nav/com and dynamic positioning customers. Combining DMS with Mackay’s 43 global locations, abundant inventory, extensive training, and breadth of comm/nav partners, will elevate both organizations to better serve current and future customers,” stated Jeff Schlacks, President of Mackay.

Mackay Marine South Africa’s capabilities include:

  • Complete bridge electronics, DP & automation sales and service.
  • DP, FMEA, and OVID Surveys
  • Flat-rate Lump-Sum “Anytime” Prices, globally on all “Annuals” (i.e. VDR, Gyro, Radar Groom, GMDSS)
  • Stocked Service Kits for all major nav/comm electronics brands and models
  • Access to USD $10 million global equipment & spare parts inventory
  • Global Class Society Approvals
  • 24/7 global marine service coordination through Mackay World Service

The products and services herein described in this press release are not endorsed by The Maritime Executive.