ARG Electrodesign Ltd has now ceased trading, but don'lt worry! If you need to have your ARG5410 Beacon Tester calibrated you can still send it to Sartech. We are now employing the same test engineers who used to work for ARG to carry out calibrations to the same standards. We can also continue to supply new ARG5410 Mk.II Beacon Testers.Read More
31 Oct 2017 15:19:11
12 Jun 2017 08:46:31
Sartech acquires SART manufacturer Sevenstar Electronics
Sartech Engineering Ltd announces the acquisition of Sevenstar Electronics Ltd, of Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, UK.
Sevenstar was established in 1994, with its principal business being the design and manufacture of a Search and Rescue Radar Transponder (SART) carried by SOLAS vessels to aid location of survival craft. Sevenstar is also a leading supplier of Class B AIS transponders under the SeaTraceR brand, as well as a range of bespoke solutions for the identification and tracking of assets.
Sevenstar manufacturing and product support will transfer to Sartech's facility on Redhill, Surrey as of the end of June 2017.
Sevenstar Managing Director Colin Watts will continue to be involved on a consultancy basis, and will support the transfer of the business, and ongoing sales and support of the Sevenstar product line.Read More
13 Dec 2016 11:09:12
So we have made it home! It has taken 71 days, 18,075 miles and 25 countries! A massive thank you to everyone who has donated. We have currently raised £2400 for Dementia UK and Coolearth but it is going up by the day!
We must also thank our sponsors, without whom we would not have been able to complete the journey. The rally may be over but the blog for the return journey is yet to be released and we hope donations for the charities will still come flying in.Read More
5 Sep 2016 16:19:49
Sartech sponsors "Rub-a-dub-dub, Three Men and a Tub"
3 students set off for Mongolia in a Nissan Micra with a bath tub on the roof
3 Bath University students set off in July on a 10,000 mile adventure in the Mongol Rally - with a PLB supplied by Sartech as emergency back-up.
2 Feb 2016 16:00:00
Always on the lookout for the next big thing in safety equipment, Sartech saw this new product at a recent trade show and thought we’d post a story about it.Read More
16 Jan 2016 02:00:00
6 Nov 2015 00:04:03
Don’t waste any warranty time this winter – Service your beacon now and Sartech will start your 5-year warranty next season.Read More
17 Aug 2013 11:58:33
On the 26th July during the Round Ireland RIB Challenge 2013, Andy Proudfoot was nine miles offshore on passage from Milford Haven to Kilmore in the Irish Sea when he hit a big wave-trough combination at about 24 knots and was thrown out of his 5-metre RIB Merlin...Read More
18 Jul 2013 03:46:25
Eleven people were successfully rescued after activating their GME EPIRB approximately 90 nautical miles to the northwest of Port Moresby, the Pacific island’s capital during the early hours of June 20st.Read More
18 Jan 2013 23:23:33
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) recently took delivery of 400 GME MT410G Personal Locator Beacons for use within their world renowned search and rescue service. AMSA’s operational area spans the country and covers 52.8 million square kilometres of the Indian, Pacific and Southern Oceans.Read More