Commercial Diving Services in Queensland, Australia
North Marine is your leading Commercial Diving Services company, based in the Port of Cairns, Australia.
Commercial diving services are delivered to ‘AS/NS 2299 Commerical Diving Standard for Occupational Diving’, and all applicable company insurances are held.
North Marine has 30 years of dive contracting experience throughout Queensland and the Torres Strait. Experienced, certified commercial divers conduct a full suite of ocean, harbour, waterway, dam and reservoir diving work.
Commercial Diving Services
- Marine Infrastructure: Installation, Dive Inspection & Repair
- Mooring Installation, Inspection & Compliance
- Marine Construction & Demolition
- Wharf Maintenance, Repair & Inspection
- Pile Wrapping
- Underwater Welding
- Bathymetric Surveys
- ROV Dive Inspections (Underwater Video Drone)
- Navigational Aid Installation & Inspection
- Marine Salvage Diving
- Invasive Marine Species, Hull Risk-Assessment Survey
- Water Tank Inspections
- Load Testing
- Environmental/Scientific Research Diving
- Vessel/Hull Diving Inspection
- Propeller Inspection & Change-Out
- Anode Installation, Monitoring & Change-Out
- Underwater Photography & Videography
- Rope Supply & Vessel Line Fabrication
- Underwater Cleaning
Your Commercial Diving Company of Choice
Our in-house commercial diving department covers a full suite of dive services, from standard marine inspections to complex multi-tiered diving projects. All enquiries are managed punctually with excellent communication every step of the way.
Contact us to discuss your commercial diving requirements
Underwater Inspections - Dive Services
View our commercial diving inspection services
Our commercial dive division provides underwater diving inspection and maintenance services for all applications.
Commercial Diving Inspection Services
These include, but are not limited to:
- Wharf Inspections
- Vessel/Hull Inspections
- Invasive Marine Species Risk Assessment Surveys
- Pile Inspections
- Mooring Inspections
- Watertank Inspections
- Pipeline Inspections
- Propeller/Rudder/Thruster Inspections etc
- Navigational Aid Inspections
All underwater diving inspection work includes videography and photography services where requested for general reporting and/or insurance.
ROV Diving Inspection – Underwater Drone Work
North Marine is leading the way in ROV technology to assist in commercial underwater operations.
ROV’s are remotely operated vehicles that provide accurate video footage recording of your assets beneath the surface.
This can have many positive applications – including:
- Cost Efficiency
- Increased Safety
- Small Space Accessibility
- Proof for Insurance Providers
View our page on underwater Diving Inspection Services for more information:
Boat Mooring Specialists - Commercial Diving Company
Vessel moorings, pontoon moorings, mooring compliance & more
North Marine has facilitated mooring infrastructure throughout Queensland for over 30 years.
As mooring specialists, we are extremely well acquainted with what you expect from your commercial diving company.
Mooring Dive Services:
- Mooring Installation, Inspection & Maintenance
- Permit Advice
- Mooring Re-Location
- Cyclone-Rated Moorings
- Mooring Compliance Certificates
- Environmentally Friendly Moorings
- Load Testing
- Design & Location Consultancy
- Pontoon & Helipad Moorings
(including connection, disconnection & towage)
- Mooring Supply – Rope & Hardware Retail
- Vessel Line Fabrication
Our understanding of Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef moorings is second-to-none.
For over ten years, we have maintained the public Great Barrier Reef moorings for the State Government Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS), with our commercial diving division.
We also manage mooring installation and compliance for some of the largest shipping companies throughout Queensland and the Torres Strait.
Marine Salvage - Commercial Dive Services
View our marine salvage capabilities
North Marine has the capacity to perform most types of marine salvage operations.
Our fleet of support vessels, tugboats, and barges are available to assist.
Furthermore, if requested, we can provide documentation to support insurance claims in the course of marine salvage work.
Contact us for more information.
Marine Equipment for Hire
Diving Equipment Rental
Our commercial diving company hires equipment for a range of professional marine applications.
Based in Cairns Port, Queensland, these include:
- Lift Bags
- Dive Boat Charter ‘Viking’
(14-meter commercial diving boat)
- Dive Work Support Platform/Barge
(1.5 x 3meters, caged on three sides)
- Hiab Truck With Crane
- Support Dive Vessel Charter – Landing Barge Hire
(8.0m Aluminium landing craft with bow door, suitable for inland and harbour diving work or as a support vessel on ocean voyages)
- Dive Workboat Hire ‘Tin Duck’:
(6m aluminium RIB)
- Dive Workboat Hire ‘Drouge’:
(4.5m Aluminium RIB)
- Transportable Cabin with A/C
(suitable for an onsite base, dry laboratory or can sleep 6-people)
Commercial Diving Clients
Servicing a diverse clientele for commercial diving jobs
North Marine’s commercial diving department holds a long-term contract with Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to maintain public moorings and reef protection markers throughout Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
Furthermore, we frequently perform commercial diving contracts for many government agencies in various capacities. Such projects include marine salvage operations for Maritime Safety Queensland’s (MSQ) ‘War on Wrecks’ initiative and MSQ navigational aid inspections in the Cairns Channel, anode installation for Ports North, and a variety of council works.
We deliver commercial dive contracting to some of the largest shipping companies throughout Queensland and the Torres Strait, including state government-owned, Sea Swift. Northern Australia’s largest freight shipping company.
We maintain the underwater infrastructure for most marine tourism operators in Far North Queensland. These include large and small operators, such as Experience Co, Quicksilver and Reef Encounter.
North Marine also works for the general public to provide commercial dive services, including mooring inspection and compliance for vessel owners.
Commercial Diving Services Near Me
North Marine’s fleet of equipped diving workboats, marine professionals, and in-house tradespeople support our commercial diving services.
We are a full-service professional diving contractor, delivering project support, equipment hire, assistance with planning and approvals, and vessel line fabrication.
Talk to an expert at North Marine for your commercial diving requirements.