At SMD, we understand that relationships and trust, built over time, trumps everything else in the Maritime
Community. That's why we bring you the best global communication and navigation products, and provide
unrivalled personal service to get you where you're going and bring you home safe.
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At SMD we believe in supporting the Hydrographic industry and to assist local and international business involved in surveying our marine environment. In providing sales and support to marine surveying companies, we aid in bringing vital information on the marine environment forward. This information helps local business, environmental agencies and governments to make educated decisions on ways of making our marine resources sustainable.


Navigation is the most critical equipment on an ocean bound vessel. Providing a safe and clear path in open waters. When it comes to Navigation equipment SMD Telecommunications provides the best. From Echo sounders to full S-Band radars.



SMD Carries a wide range of Communications designed for the marine community, from general cargo handling hand held communications to crew wellness via the Inmarsat network. We strive ourselves in providing the best products, at an affordable price range. Communications is a critical key function of any ocean bound vessel. By providing crystal clear, reliable communications, guarantees the safety of the crew.



When It comes to SAFETY equipment. We at SMD Telecommunication provide the best. From handheld GMDSS approved units, SARTS as well as EPIRBS. All the above equipment is designed and approved to the highest international standards as well as class society approvals. When it comes to that critical moment that the crew needs to rely on. We at SMD Telecommunications provide that equipment.


What we offer

  • Repairs guaranteed by factory trained technicians.

    With our technicians trained to the manufacturer standards. We are able to perform first time repairs on all the equipment that we represent.

  • Fully dedicated 24/7 customer support

    No matter what day, month or time. SMD Telecommunications is available 24/7/365. We are contactable on email or phone. Our dedicated staff is always available for your service or sales request.

  • Large spares holding

    SMD Telecommunications carries a large amount of spares and equipment. This allows us to provide a fast turnaround while the vessel is in port and reducing equipment down time.

Some stats

  • 89

    First Time Fixed Rate

  • 1578


  • 44

    Ports Serviced

  • 26

    African Countires

Our Class Societies & Memberships