Sectors

McMurdo products and solutions are used across the world in a wide range of markets. For more information on each market follow the links below:

Representing large ocean going transport vessels including oil and gas supertankers, container ships and cargo vessels. The implementation of the GMDSS safety system has created the need for high quality, rugged and reliable electronic equipment which is also easy to use.  McMurdo leads the world in the design and manufacture of marine safety equipment which includes EPIRBs, AIS Electronics, SART, VHF Radio and NAVTEX systems which meet global GMDSS and SOLAS standards.

The commercial sector includes workboats and support vessels which perform a vital role in port and harbour operations. The safety of the vessel and crewmembers is of paramount importance, and all equipment must be able to operate simply and reliably in the demanding marine environment. McMurdo – a world leader in the design and manufacture of marine safety equipment - provides a range of products integral to the commercial market including VHF Radio, SART, MOB recovery systems and Vessel Monitoring solutions.

The leisure sector consisting of small pleasure craft, including power boats, personal water craft and sailboats, both offshore and coastal.  McMurdo leads the world in the design and manufacture of marine safety equipment which is both affordable and easy to use - to keep you, your family and friends safe while on the water.  Our products have been responsible for saving hundreds of lives all over the world and are designed to operate reliably under even the most demanding conditions.

The military and governmental sector includes naval vessels, support craft, coastguard and customs vessels which operate in both coastal waters and offshore.  These vessels are expected to work under some of the most demanding conditions on earth and the safety of the vessel and crew is a vital concern at all times.  McMurdo leads the world in the design and manufacture of approved marine safety equipment including 406Mhz beacons specific designed to meet the stringent demands of the military market.

The efficient management of busy ports and harbours creates a challenge; it is vital that vessels are kept safe and aware of navigational hazards and other dangers.  Advances in technology have allowed the development of Aids To Navigation which electronically mark navigational hazards and actively alert nearby vessels of their location and status.  McMurdo is a world leader in the design and manufacture of Racons and AIS AtoNs which can be installed on navigational hazards and fixed aids to navigation such as buoys and markers.

McMurdo offers a variety of marine safety and tracking solutions that are developed in conjunction with technology and solutions partners.  These innovative solutions include the development of custom tracking systems, OEM products and leverage McMurdo’s core capabilities in ultra-reliable, high quality equipment which utilise engineering design skills, wide ranging manufacturing competencies, industry knowledge and detailed product knowledge.