ARA Marine formed in 2021 when the ARA Group acquired two of Australia’s most well-known maritime specialists Wiltrading STACE and OceanLink. Marine Fire Services was then acquired at the beginning of 2023, opening ARA Marine’s capabilities and services within the New Zealand market.
Combining the marine capabilities and technical services of these three outstanding companies, ARA Marine now provides customers with a complete range of safety and certified services and requirements. Each company’s products, services, skills and experience complement the other’s to provide clients with the timely service that is required when a ship is in port for only 24 hours.
ARA Marine has fully equipped facilities and highly trained and accredited service technicians located around Australia. In addition, ARA Marine has a team of mobile service technicians who are on-call 24/7 for deployment throughout Australia, New Zealand and into the Pacific.
Pressure vessels, relief valves and mechanical equipment
ARA Marine exceeds the demands of today’s quality-conscious customer and provides the highest level of testing and certification services.
Hyperbaric / Breathing air systems
ARA Marine is a leader in hyperbaric services. Our hyperbaric technicians are OEM accredited and experienced in the inspection, testing, service, maintenance, and certification of breathing air compressors and breathing apparatus onshore and offshore.
ARA Marine provides specialty marine safety services, technical support and engineering solutions to the commercial shipping, yacht, and offshore maritime industry in 16 major Australian ports.
The ARA Group services facilities and infrastructure throughout Australia and New Zealand. With over 50 locations, we are well-positioned to deliver multi-site contracts and provide immediate support through our national base of service technicians. We are also experienced in setting up remote and temporary work sites for major industrial projects.
ARA has approximately 3,000 employees working across our four operating Divisions:
ARA Fire & Security
ARA Property Services
ARA INDIGENOUS SERVICES
A part of the ARA Group, ARA Indigenous Services works to create real opportunities for the Indigenous Australian community in the areas of ownership, business support, training and employment. Offering a broad range of industrial services, ARA Indigenous Services is working to develop relationships, invest in careers, promote change and rewrite the playbook.