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ARA Marine provides marine fire detection and alarm system repair and service for all major types and makes for the marine and offshore industry.

Our trained service engineers have extensive experience in onsite maintenance and repairs of fire detection systems.


  • Testing and servicing of fixed fire detection systems.
  • Fire alarm system adjustment, sensor testing, and PCB fault fixing.
  • AC/DC power supply units for fire alarm and security systems, including testing and repairs.
  • System of annunciation and management of human evacuation for fire PCB testing and repairs.
  • Fire alarm panel PCB testing and repairs.
  • Supply and installation of all detection devices.
  • Yearly verification of ship fire control plans.

Fire detection systems

Fire onboard vessels leads to loss of lives and damage to assets. Fires can originate from various locations such as engine rooms, machinery spaces, pump rooms, and paint lockers. The fixed fire detection system is a SOLAS requirement to detect fire at all of these locations.

Detection and alarm systems

The following detectors are used for fire detection and alarm systems:

  • Carbon monoxide detectors
  • Gasoline fume detectors
  • Marine propane detection

We service addressable and non-addressable detection and alarm systems.

Our service team is available 24/7 to attend to any marine fire detection system troubleshooting or service. Please email or contact 1800 003 473 (24 hrs hotline).

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Specialised Marine Services

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. 

Fire fighting systems and equipment

ARA Marine has extensive capability in servicing, maintaining and supplying fire fighting systems and equipment.

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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.

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Ships, boats and davits

ARA Marine provides ship, boat, and davit inspection and repair services compliant to IMO MSC 402(96) and SOLAS Chapter III which require five yearly inspections.

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Ship repair and underwater services

ARA Marine provides comprehensive ship repair and underwater services for marine engines and underwater inspections and repairs.

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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.

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Marine electrical and automation

ARA Marine provides comprehensive electrical solutions for marine power generation, power distribution and automation control.

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Industry Specialisation

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.

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Oil and gas

ARA Marine provides the oil and gas industry with the highest standard of inspection, testing, service, maintenance, certification, and project and asset management for critical safety equipment.



ARA Marine has extensive experience in the defence industry. Our experienced personnel have an in-depth knowledge of how the Department of Defence operates and understand the Department’s unique and stringent work requirements.



ARA Marine operates in a variety of industrial areas and environments including mining, resources, gas plants, refineries, power stations, wineries and agriculture.

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Commercial vessels

ARA Marine is a well-known and respected name in the commercial vessel industry. We are renowned for high-quality work, service excellence and in-depth knowledge that is unrivalled in safety.