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sMRT AU10

The sMRT AU10 is a dual-functioning AIS Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) that broadcasts alerts on the international 121.5MHz Search and Rescue (SAR) frequency while also transmitting GPS coordinates via AIS. It automatically activates, notifying you of any Man Overboard (MOB) incident within 2 – 5 seconds. With GPS positions updated every minute through AIS, both your vessel and nearby vessels become immediate Search and Rescue assets capable of tracking multiple casualties within a range of up to 75 miles.

*Dependent on weather conditions, quality and height of receiving antenna.

AIS

Water Activated

121.5MHz

Reasons to opt for the sMRT AU10 PLB
  1. Automatic activation upon water immersion or manual alerting through the traditional 121.5MHz frequency.
  2. Provides GPS position within 45 seconds, with continuous updates via AIS every minute.
  3. Capable of tracking multiple targets simultaneously.
  4. Offers individual MMSI identification.
  5. Covers an impressive range of up to 75 miles, with global satellite coverage.
  6. Designed for seamless integration into the SOLAS approved sMRT PFD.
  7. Equipped with a built-in flashing light for improved visual detection.
  8. Compatible with existing Sea Marshall 121.5MHz receivers/SARfinders.
  9. Also available in a Flight Approved Helicopter Transfer (HT) model.
  10. Annual recertification ensures optimal performance and reliability.

sMRT AU10-X

The sMRT AU10-X is a man overboard locating device with ATEX Zone 2 certification. It is designed to automatically trigger alerts on the 121.5MHz frequency and provide precise tracking of casualties through AIS, with an accuracy of up to 10 meters.

By updating GPS positions through AIS every minute, this device effectively transforms your vessel and nearby vessels into instant Search and Rescue (SAR) assets.

With its automatic activation feature, you will be promptly notified of any man overboard incident within 2 to 5 seconds. The device can track casualties within a radius of up to 75 miles, ensuring that you have the capability to save lives

*Dependent on weather conditions, quality and height of receiving antenna.

AIS

Water Activated

121.5MHz

Zone Approved

Reasons to opt for the sMRT AU10-X PLB

Reasons to opt for the sMRT AU10-X PLB:

  1. Automatic activation upon water immersion or manual alert through the conventional 121.5MHz channel.
  2. Provides GPS position within 45 seconds and updates it via AIS every minute.
  3. Capable of simultaneously tracking multiple targets.
  4. Offers individual MMSI identification for precise identification.
  5. Covers a range of up to 75 miles with global satellite coverage.
  6. Specifically designed for seamless integration into the SOLAS approved sMRT PFD.
  7. Equipped with a built-in flashing light for enhanced visual detection.
  8. Compatible with existing Sea Marshall 121.5MHz receivers/SARfinders.
  9. Annual recertification ensures optimal performance.
  10. Holds ATEX Zone 2 certification and complies with ATEX Directive 2014/34/EU.

*Note: Performance may be influenced by weather conditions, as well as the quality and height of the receiving antenna.

sMRT Compact 150N

The recently introduced sMRT Compact is a durable inflatable life jacket, approved under ISO12402 for 150 Newton buoyancy. It has been purposefully crafted for robust use, featuring a reinforced front cover made of easy-to-clean PVC material.

Engineered for seamless integration with sMRT MOB Personal Locator Beacons, its elevated cut design offers excellent freedom of movement for workers.

Designed for various water-related tasks, this jacket is equipped with a rapid burst zipper opening, providing a more efficient alternative to the traditional Velcro system.

This product is also available as part of a customised rental solution.

AIS

Newton Rating

The sMRT Compact 150 PFD offers several compelling features

The sMRT Compact 150 PFD offers several compelling features:

  1. It utilizes high-quality fabric with excellent resistance to abrasion, ensuring durability in demanding conditions.
  2. It includes a convenient inflation system operational readiness indicator window located on the back, providing visual confirmation of the system’s status.
  3. The PFD also features a service date information window on the back, allowing users to easily track maintenance schedules.
  4. For added safety, it comes equipped with a crotch strap to help secure the PFD in place during use.
  5. The inclusion of a marine-grade whistle ensures an audible signal in case of emergencies.
  6. The PFD is outfitted with SOLAS reflective tape, enhancing visibility in low-light conditions.
  7. It offers the choice between automatic inflation or manual inflation, thanks to the advanced Halkey Roberts inflation system.
  8. With a 38g CO2 cylinder, the PFD provides reliable buoyancy. Additionally, users have the option to inflate or top up air using an oral inflation tube.
  9. To enhance comfort and minimize irritation, the PFD features padding at the back of the neck, providing added support.

Overall, the sMRT Compact 150 PFD stands out for its combination of durability, safety features, and user comfort.

sMRT V100

The sMRT V100 stands out as the pinnacle of alerting and tracking Personal Locator Beacons. It employs a cutting-edge combination of AIS and VHF DSC technologies, adhering to the most up-to-date global safety protocols. This ensures the highest likelihood of rescue in the unfortunate event of a man overboard (MOB) incident.

Upon immersion in water, the sMRT V100 triggers an automatic activation, promptly transmitting an alert to all VHF DSC radios within its reach. Subsequently, its GPS system updates its precise location every 60 seconds via AIS, enabling seamless and accurate position monitoring.

*Dependent on weather conditions, quality and height of receiving antenna.

AIS

Water Activated

VHF DSC

The sMRT V100 stands out for several compelling reasons

The sMRT V100 stands out for several compelling reasons:

  1. Long-lasting Battery: With a 5-year battery life, it provides reliable performance over an extended period.
  2. Continuous Monitoring: It offers 24/7 vigilance, ensuring that you’re always connected and protected.
  3. Versatile Activation: The sMRT V100 can be triggered automatically upon inflation of a lifejacket, immersion in water, or manually, providing flexibility in emergency situations.
  4. Swift GPS Positioning: It swiftly pinpoints GPS coordinates in under 45 seconds, ensuring rapid response times in critical situations.
  5. Frequent GPS Updates: The device updates its GPS position via AIS every minute, allowing for precise and up-to-date tracking.
  6. Multi-Target Tracking: It has the capability to simultaneously track multiple targets, a valuable feature in scenarios involving multiple individuals.
  7. Individual MMSI Identification: Each unit is uniquely identified by its MMSI, enabling distinct and reliable identification.
  8. Integration with sMRT PFD: Designed to seamlessly integrate into the SOLAS approved sMRT PFD, enhancing safety and convenience.
  9. Empowering Nearby Vessels: The sMRT V100 transforms every nearby vessel into a potential Search and Rescue (SAR) asset, expanding the network of available resources.
  10. Compatibility with Existing Equipment: It harmonizes effortlessly with existing VHF DSC and AIS equipment, ensuring seamless integration into your existing setup.
  11. Wide Transmission Range: With a transmission range of 150 miles and worldwide satellite coverage, it provides extensive reach and connectivity.
  12. IECEx Approved Zone 1 Model: An optional Zone 1 model with IECEx approval is available for hazardous environments.
  13. Optional Recertification: Regular recertification (recommended annually) is offered to guarantee optimal performance and reliability.

In summary, the sMRT V100 is a top choice for its exceptional battery life, continuous monitoring, versatile activation methods, rapid GPS positioning, frequent updates, and compatibility with various equipment, making it an invaluable addition to any safety toolkit.

sMRT Wind 275N SOLAS

The sMRT Wind 275N SOLAS PFD sets a benchmark in manufacturing excellence, meeting the most stringent SOLAS standards. Engineered for continuous wear, it seamlessly blends safety and comfort, with the added option of a spray hood.

This PFD is purposefully crafted to seamlessly interface with our sMRT Personal Locator Beacons. These beacons initiate distress alerts and transmit updated positions through a combination of AIS, 121.5MHz, and VHF DSC, aligning with the latest safety protocols.

This product is also available as part of a customised rental solution.

AIS

Solas Approved

Newton Rating

The sMRT Wind 275N SOLAS is the ideal choice for maritime safety for several compelling reasons

The sMRT Wind 275N SOLAS is the ideal choice for maritime safety for several compelling reasons:

  1. SOLAS Certification: It meets the rigorous safety standards set by SOLAS, ensuring top-notch quality and compliance with international regulations.
  2. Seamless Integration with sMRT MOB Personal Locator Beacons: Designed to work seamlessly with sMRT MOB Personal Locator Beacons, providing a comprehensive and cohesive safety solution.
  3. Cost-effective Annual Recertification: The integrated solution allows for annual recertification, saving both time and money on servicing compared to separate components.
  4. Automatic or Manual Activation: It can be activated automatically upon immersion in water, providing a swift response in emergencies. Additionally, it can also be manually activated when needed.
  5. Strobe Light for Low Visibility Conditions: Equipped with a powerful strobe light, it ensures easy identification in low visibility situations, enhancing the chances of rescue.
  6. Attention-Grabbing Whistle: The inclusion of a whistle serves as an additional means to attract attention, further increasing the chances of being located during a distress situation.
  7. Buddy Line for Crew Cohesion: The integrated solution features a buddy line, helping to keep the crew together in challenging conditions, promoting safety and coordination.
  8. Dual Chamber Design for Added Security: The twin chamber design provides an extra layer of security, ensuring reliability and effectiveness when it matters most.


The sMRT AU10 PLB is specifically engineered for seamless integration with the sMRT AU10 AIS Personal Locator Beacon. This innovative device operates in dual modes: it alerts on the 121.5MHz international Search and Rescue (SAR) frequency, and concurrently transmits precise GPS coordinates via AIS technology.