Approvals & Certification

Diving & Life Support

Unique Group is among the world’s most prominent integrated subsea and offshore solution providers. Its Diving & Life Support division is a leading manufacturer and supplier of deep sea marine and commercial diving & life support equipment to the oil and gas industry.

Our Diving & Life Support division has now extended its offering to include diving & industrial gas supply for the African offshore market from its base in Cape Town, South Africa. For enquiries, please click here

Approvals & Certification

Our 15-year track record through Oceanwide S.a.S includes the build of over 150 lifeboats - 74 of which are Self-Propelled Hyperbaric Lifeboats (SPHL). Our lifeboats and specialised offshore boats are built to Marine Equipment Directive (MED), Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS), Det Norske Veritas (DNV) and American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) regulations. 

All lifeboats are built under MED and Solas and the SPHL's have a prototype approval by Det Norske Veritas (DNV). Furthermore, in May 2011 American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) approved the SPHL Hull 106, being a 9,5 meter SPHL for 12 divers. We also are also an IMCA world-wide Supplier - Equipment & Service Member. 

Our services are certified by DNVGL and Lloyds Register and we're working according to the rules of “Lloyds Register Yacht and Small Craft Services, TECH. NOTE 531”. As of March 2011 the company is also certified for the ISO 9001:2008.

In the sub-menu on the left you can find the various product approvals.