Marine Fire Fighting Equipment Inspection and Repair Services


  • Annual, bi-annual, and five-yearly inspection of fixed and portable fire fighting equipment 
  • Service of all portable and fixed fire fighting or suppression systems onboard
  • Inspection and service of breathing apparatus and emergency escape sets
  • Hydrotesting and refilling of cylinders
  • Laboratory service - Foam analysis and moisture content test
  • Breathing air quality test

DNV-GL, ClassNK, BV, and LR
Class approved service supplier for FFE and SCBA services:

  • Life saving appliances
  • Fire Fighting equipment
  • SCBA services

Approval / Certificate numbers:

Class NK:  
20FE015 / 20TZ101
PTH0 / LW / 201910020526 AM
PTH0 / LW / 201910020439 AM


  • MSC/Circ.1114
  • MSC.1/Circ.1516
  • MSC.1/Circ.1312
  • MSC.1/Circ.1318
  • MSC.1/Circ.1432
  • MSC/Circ.670
  • FSS Code
  • SOLAS II-2
  • MSC/Circ.798
  • MSC/Circ.799
  • IMO Resolution A.951(23)
  • MSC.81(70)

Flag state tailored service

Different flag states have different standards when it comes to inspection of fire fighting equipment. We are familiar with the flag state requirements, ensuring a cost-effective solution for your vessel.

  • Panama
  • Marshall Islands
  • Liberia
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • Malta

Ports covered

  • Brisbane
  • Gladstone
  • Sydney​
  • Newcastle
  • Port Hedland
  • Perth
  • Melbourne
  • Adelaide
  • Fremantle
  • Townsville
  • Mackay
  • Darwin
  • Port Kembla
  • Geelong

Fire fighting equipment service engagement

Covering all moajor Australian ports.

At Oceanlink Marine Services, we offer class approved FFE Inspection / Fire protection and Fire Fighting Equipment annual and 5-yearly inspection in Australia.

All classification societies have set up rules for conducting various Monthly, Annually and 5-yearly inspections which are needed to be carried out in order to keep the Fire Fighting Appliances ready for operation at all times.

Contact us for annual and 5-yearly inspection of Fire protection and Firefighting Equipment.

Firefighting appliances (FFA) / FFE inspection – Annual and 5-Yearly

Following are the inspections which are to be carried out:

Air Recharging System for SCBA


  • Equipment and Air Quality need to be tested Annually by Service Technician or Maker.


SCBA FFE inspection

  • Equipment shall be tested and inspected Annually.
  • Performing Hydrostatic Testing on SCBA Cylinders- 5 Yearly

Portable Fire Extinguisher

Fire Extinguisher FFE inspection

  • Annual and Periodic Inspections.
  • Fire Extinguishers together with Propellant Cartridges to be Hydraulically Tested by Service Technician 10-yearly.


  • Inspection, and Servicing of EEBD.

Fixed Fire Extinguishing System

FFE inspection


  • Annual and 2 Yearly Inspection of Fixed Fire Extinguishing Systems.
  • Onboard inspection of the fixed fire extinguishing system
  • The level check of Cylinders

Fixed Foam tank 

FFE inspection

  • Foam Analysis.


FFE Services

OceanLink Marine Services provides cost-effective and quality FFE Servicing om



3. Fixed CO2 System

4. Breathing Air Compressor

5. Portable Fire Extinguishers

6 Semi-Portable Fire Extinguishers

7. Fire Extinguisher Recharging and Repair

8. Fire Alarm Panel testing and troubleshooting


Guidelines on the Maintenance, Testing and the Inspection intervals of  FFA items, installed and used onboard ships

Annexes have been developed, on the basis of various IMO circulars, Flag state instructions and circulars towards the Maintenance, Testing and the Inspection intervals of LSA and FFA items.

  1. Annex 1 – Fire fighting system other than fixed fire fighting systems.
  2. Annex 2 – Fixed fire fighting systems.

Class guideline for Maintenance of safety equipment

Ports of Operation

Mackay, Brisbane, Port of Newcastle, Port Botany, Sydney, Melbourne, Port of Geelong, Adelaide, Perth, Fremantle.