From 1948 to the present day, Smye-Rumsby has maintained a presence as the go-to equipment provider in the marine navigational industry. Located in the Port of Dover, we couldn’t be in a better place to serve this niche market. Combined with our rich history of expertise, you can feel confident in our capabilities when seeking our advice.

Covering both the commercial and leisure aspects of this industry, we provide sales, installation and service for a wide range of Communication for Land and Sea here are some of the most popular equipment we supply.

Hand Portables - Icom M35-  Icom M73 - Icom GM1600E (GMDSS Radio)

Fixed Mobiles - Icom M323 - M506

 Whether you are navigating offshore or inland waterways, a communication device will be one of the most important tools on board any maritime vessel. Vital equipment for navigation, liaising with coastguard, marina's and harbour's.  Ability to send and receive distress signals, and weather updates. 

VHF Marine Electronics

Very high frequency (VHF) is an internationally agreed upon frequency so that mariners across the world have a common frequency to communicate across.

Although VHF marine radios are on board most all vessels throughout the world, some mariners may find their marine communications requirements extend beyond VHF range and into medium frequency/high-frequency single sideband (MF/HF-SSB).

Marine Specialist Workshop

Smye-Rumsby has been working in the marine navigational industry for seventy years. On-site  amongst our team  we have specialist marine engineers. For both the commercial and leisure markets, our engineers’ specific knowledge means we can install, service and repair a wide range of manufacturers’ equipment

  • Gyrocompass
  • Echo Sounders
  • Navtex 

We also include vessel’s safety equipment for GMDSS, EPIRBs, AIS, SARTS and lifeboat radios in this service.