Based in Deneysville, Vaaldam, Manten Marina provides professional services to the boating community and have done so since 1974. We cater for all boat enthusiasts with a passion for their boats. We provide a mooring and storage service, and a complete professional boat maintenance service. Our maintenance services include but are not limited to Weekly Boat Maintenance, Annual Boat Maintenance and General Boat Maintenance. Manten Marina also offer complete Boat Refurbishments and Repairs and we have a Boat Salvage Division in case we need to salvage a boat that has sunk.
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All moorings are regularly checked and maintained to ensure the safety of the yachts on moorings. We are on site 24/7 so we are able to see if there is a problem timeously in order to assist where required before major damage occurs.
SAMSA – Boating Laws and Requirements
All boat users must comply with the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) laws. Skippers must have a Certificate of Competence (COC - skipper’s ticket). Boats must have all safety equipment and a Certificate of Fitness must be issued for the boat every year. All power boats are to have adequate buoyancy fitted and a buoyancy certificate issued. National Small Vessel Safety Rules and Regulations (NSVS Regulations)
National Sea Rescue Institute
NSRI Station 22 Vaaldam has two rescue craft for deployment to rescues on the Vaaldam. 7m Sem Rigid Inflatable Rescue boat “Spirit of Round Table” and our “Discovery Rescue Runner 11”, similar to a Jetski, for inaccessible areas. To read reports of rescues or find out more, go to www.nsri.org.za and search tags for Station 22 Vaaldam.