Home Tags South African Navy

Tag: South African Navy

Affordable technologies can help with South Africa’s maritime security shortcomings

-
Affordable technologies are available to assist South Africa regain lost maritime security capabilities, with the creation of a coastal surveillance network one solution. This is...

Maritime medicine health support keeps SA Navy personnel mission ready

-
The Institute for Maritime Medicine (IMM) was established to satisfy the unique interaction between medical services onboard SA Navy ships and specialised medical services...

SharpEye radars to be fitted to SA Navy’s new inshore patrol...

-
SharpEye radar systems will be fitted to the three new Multi-Mission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPVs) being built by Damen Shipyards Cape Town for the...

Damen Shipyards Cape Town launches first SA Navy Multi-Mission Inshore Patrol...

-
Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) has launched the first of three Multi Mission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPVs) for the South African Navy (SAN), ordered...

DSCT, SA Navy hold blessing ceremony for first new inshore patrol...

-
Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) and the South African Navy (SAN) have held a blessing ceremony for the first of three new multi-mission inshore...

Veecraft launches third Hotel survey motor boat

-
Veecraft Marine has launched the third and final survey motor boat for the South African Navy’s Project Hotel hydrographic survey vessel. The vessel was launched...

SAN working days at sea exceed force prep ones

-
The maritime defence programme of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is executed by the SA Navy (SAN) using 15 platforms ranging from built-for-purpose...

OSI systems complete First Article Acceptance Test for Project Biro

-
The Integrated Bridge System and Mission Management System for the first Project Biro inshore patrol vessel, supplied by OSI Maritime Systems, have successfully completed...

Damen Shipyards Cape Town lays keel for second SA Navy inshore...

-
Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) has laid the keel of the second inshore patrol vessel (IPV) for the South African Navy that it is...

SA Navy projects under threat from budget cuts

-
The South African Navy’s main vessel projects are under threat from budget cuts, along with the SA Army’s Project Hoefyster for new infantry combat...

COMPANY NEWS

Additional troop deployment is welcome and shows the need for a strong SANDF

-
The announcement on Wednesday 14 July that 25 000 members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will be deployed to help counter...