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A world leader in the development and manufacture of high-tech electronics, McMurdo was first established in 1937 and entered the marine safety market with the launch of its range of marine safety lights during World War 2. Since then, it has established itself as the leading brand in the marine safety sector with a range of powerful and innovative products for both the marine and commercial markets.

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McMurdo leads the world in the design and manufacture of emergency beacons, Tracking and Monitoring solutions and Navigation Infrastructure systems for use on land and at sea. Employing the latest state of the art technology McMurdo’s world class products and solutions are used by organisations such as the US Coastguard and the Royal Navy as well as commercial and leisure users worldwide.

As part of a global company, McMurdo appreciates how the power of individuals, teamwork and cultural diversity work to provide superior experiences for both our customers and our employees. This is a vision brought to reality through a strong business culture which stimulates the development of:

  • Innovation and High Performance:
    Through a comprehensive understanding of the needs of our customers, the development of market trends and internal competencies we work hard to discover hidden opportunities and and create value.
  • Continuous Improvement:
    We are not content with merely maintaining a high level of service and performance, we have a culture which encourages all to continually work in improving everything that we do.
  • Agility:
    Strength and flexibility of approach means that we can rapidly adapt to new opportunities and keep in step with the changing needs of the business.
  • Global Esprit de Corps:
    McMurdo are part of a multinational family with a strong business culture focused on common goals.
  • Great People:
    McMurdo recognize that our success relies on continually providing development and training to help our people grow. We are proud of the contribution that our individual team members make and are committed to helping them achieve their best.

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The Smartfind S10 is designed to be activated in the event of a man overboard situation or other personal crew emergency. The unit is activated and deactivated with a simple twist of the orange cap.

The S10 features a high precision GPS and it will transmit position information and a serialised identity number back to your vessel’s onboard plotter, enabling you to be quickly located and recovered. It will transmit continuously for a minimum of 24 hours and has a 5 year battery storage life. The flashing LED indicator light also makes you easier to spot at night.

  • Manually activated personal safety device
  • Easy to operate
  • Transmits GPS tracking information over AIS
  • Compact and lightweight
  • Waterproof, buoyant and submersible to 60 metres
  • Unique ID
  • Flashing LED light
  • Minimum 24hr continuous operation
  • 5 year battery storage life
  • Self test facility with battery use indicator

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