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300 Foreshore Road, Bluff, 9814
+ 64 3 212 8893
Mon-Fri 8am – 5pm


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Established in 1974 by Bluff Engineering & Welding and known as the Bluff Engineering Liferaft Division, Engineer Steven Sargeant started working in the liferaft service area in 1994. In 2008 Steven and Kirstin Sargeant purchased the company and started trading as Southern Ocean Safety Equipment Limited. 
In 2011, Southern Ocean Safety outgrew the Bluff Engineering liferaft site and moved to 300 Foreshore Road.

The company has developed into a recognised service provider for Marine and Aviation Safety throughout New Zealand. Southern Ocean Safety Equipment Limited Uses a Telarc Quality Management System, is a New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority Maintenance License Holder and is also approved under Maritime New Zealand.

We are trusted by :

Life Rafts 

Life Jackets

Inflatable Boats

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Beacons & VHFS

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First Aid Kits 

Safety Equipment

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If you have any questions please get in touch:
Monday – Friday
8.00am – 5.00pm
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Postage Address
P O Box 44, Bluff, 9842
Phone:     03 212 8893
After Hours:     027 499 8250