test kits, lab tests and marine dosing equipment


tektrak – For all your Marine test kits, lab tests & marine dosing equipment visit www.tektrak.co.uk

  • Marine Potable Water Test Kits – Ballast Water Test Kit –  Legionella Testing, Effluent test Kits – Free Chlorine test kits – Turbidity 
  • Boiler test kits and Dosing Equipment – Effluent Test Kits – Liquid Antifoulant dosing kit – Evaporator Dosing kit – Potable Water Dosing Kit
  • MBC Testing (Lube, Fuel, Hydraulic),  Lube & Hydraulic Oil Testing – Incubators
  • Cooling water test kits & more

visit  www.tektrak.co.uk  where you can order or enquire on-line or by phone for Aquamarine or Tektrak sales or enquiries call 00 44 (0) 1684 290077 or email us your enquiry.


Free-Chlorine Colorometer Test Kit for Potable Water

Potable Water Test Kit to assist with the compliance of the current IHR (2005), ILO 178 (2009) and Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006) on 20th August 2013. Tektrak offers this easy to use test kit for Free Chlorine (colorometer) Low and High Range, covers drinking water testing and also levels for super-chlorination, includes pH sticks, compact kit comes in sturdy plastic carrying case.

Reference: tektrak Potable Water Free-Chlorine Test Kit

Click Here to see more potable water test kits & products from Tektrak.

Aquamarine  –   Marine Chemicals for all your ship chemical requirements

Super-Chlorination for Potable Water

Ship Drinking Water Tank & System Super-Chlorination – New Spray Method using Shipsan®

  • Most efficient method including Hoses, taps and pipework.
  • The new spray method of Super-chlorination on a ship for drinking water systems
  • Shipsan® sterilant is also available as a shock treatment Drinking Water/Potable Water  Treatment in case of bio-film issues or legionella.
  • Saves days of work and eliminates unnecessary water waste
  • Shipsan is used heavily diluted
  • Its results take minutes instead of hours
  • No need to empty the tank after, remove any debris and good to go. Shipsan is more effective than hypochlorite and is not corrosive to the tanks or systems. Shipsan is Supplied in 25 litre drums.
  • (Please note you cannot use Sodium or Calcium Hypochlorite for spray super-chlorination but you can use Shipsan®

Keep a stock on board (in most cases 2-4 drums is adequate) in case of an outbreak of legionella or in case of requirement to super-chlorinate by the Port Health Authority. These cleaning solutions give give Value-for-money & Best Practice more info here


New!  Shipsan® Sterilant Spray for MLC 2006 Compliance

Available in packs of  6 or 12 x 500 ml.

  • use for hose couplings
  • hoses
  • galley surfaces
  • public area surfaces
  • around spas
  • hospitals and med centres
  • Final stage sterilant in food prep areas.
  • Kills harmful bacteria fast and efficiently
  • Removes bio-film
  • Ready to use.

Call us now for more information: 01684 290077 or email sales@aquamarinechemicals.com, or go direct to SHIPSAN® 


Aquasteel Rust Converter

AQUA-STEEL– No.1 Rust Converter for the marine industry

  • Unique corrosion control system
  • For use in the aggressive marine environment
  • For treatment of rusted ferrous metal surfaces.

The ferrous surface to be protected is converted on contact to a complex organic iron compound by the unique de-oxygenating agent incorporated in the Aquasteel converter. This black, corrosion-resistant layer is formed by utilizing all the surface moisture and oxygen during the reduction reaction. The special co-polymer latex emulsion system dries to form an impermeable barrier to oxygen and moisture.

  • Water based and solvent free.
  • Contains no harsh phosphoric or hydrofluoric acids,
  • Safe for employees and for the environment.

It has been used extensively in the marine industry for over 20 years during which time it has been further improved to become the Ship and Marine industry most popular rust treatment and preventative product.

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Aquasteel can extend paint life in excess of 3 years.

Easy preparation

  • Remove rust flakes
  • De-grease and de-salt, may be applied damp.
  • Aquasteel can be left in its black finish, or can be over-painted.
    Available in 4 x 5 Litre & 25 Litres.  see www.aquasteel.co.uk for smaller packs or call 01684 290077

Call us or purchase on-line.


Potable Water Safety Plans

Shipsan for the best in fresh water maintenance systems www.shipsan.co.uk.  Online Drinking Water Safety Plans made easy.


Water Safety Plan

Water Safety Plan (need one now www.shipsan.co.uk/

Every ship is required to have a Water Safety Plan under M.L.C. 2006 as well as on-board testing.

Our Water Safety Plans are designed to your specific systems, needs and circumstances.

Shipsan plan is quick and easy to implement, it will identify your systems on board and identify what testing is required, where it is required and the frequency.

We provide all that is required on board for your water management and can offer a package to suit your needs. We do not over-specify your testing requirements and our user-friendly system enables you to have peace of mind in terms of compliance with legislation, quality water for your crew and maximum reduction in the risk of on-board pathogens including legionnaires’ disease.

Call us now for more information: 01684 290077 or email SSC@bayer-wood.co.uk, or go direct to our Water Safety Plan Questionaire www.shipsan.co.uk/water-safety-plan-system-questionnaire

Specialist Chemical Services

Aquamarine  lab services

  • MBC, micro-biological testing of engine coolant, fuel oil, lube oil
  • Bunker testing
  • MBC in potable water
  • Legionella lab tests
  • A range of on-board easy-to-use, cost-effective tests in addition to lab tests.
  • Compliant with current Legionella guidelines and PHA & MGN  guidelines, rules and regulations.
  • Rust coating solutions & site testing

 Chemical Know-how & application-to-product chemical formulation

As a specialist Marine Chemical company focusing totally on chemical products and applications Aquamarine is a specialist in the marine industry, formulating and producing chemical products since 1992, working with shipowners, managers, superintendents to find the right solution for the right application if it is not available within our current range of products.

Aquawash No.1 Ship Degreaser

Aquamarine No. 1 All-round degreaser, why have too many products on board? 



Tank Cleaning



Fabrics & Overalls

General purpose water-based degreaser and Ultrasonic Tank Fluid and for the removal of coal dust residues.Aquawash is the preferred Alkaline degreaser for removal of oil and residues including salt prior to use of Aquasteel Rust Converter.

Aquamarine Aquawash is a top quality general purpose cleaning and degreasing agent.
Originally developed in Scandinavia this unique combination of surface-active agents, sequestrants and alkaline builders was formulated for performance and economy and was designed to reduce the need for mechanical agitation, it is able to rapidly lift dirt, grime and oil from painted surfaces.
It offers complete safety to the environment and persons handling it, being non-toxic, non-caustic, free from solvents and completely biodegradable. It is a non-flammable, water based cleaner, safe to use on all materials and can be used in non-ventilated areas. The use of advanced wetting agents gives it exceptional solvency power on dirt and oily matters and it splits after cleaning, releasing the oil phase for reclamation.

• Special product for the removal of coal dust
• Aquawash has been developed for all types of cleaning and degreasing and contains an emulsifier
• Can be used to clean the majority of tank coating materials, lacquered or painted surfaces, light materials, plastics and textiles
• Can be used in ultrasonic tanks and immersion soak tanks
• It is especially designed to be used in the offshore market
• Aquawash has many general cleaning purposes, i.e. the removal of oil, sludge, carbon deposits, greases, general dirt and grime
• Cleaner for Engine Room
• Cleaner for cargo tank (after mineral, animal, vegetable and fish oils)
• Cleaner for decks, toilets, bulkhead and galley
• Cleaner for soiled materials, such as covers, mats, rugs, overalls, etc
• Cleaner for hulls, painted surfaces and glass fibre boats
• Very suitable for pressure washing at around 200:1
• IMO approved and certified.

Dose Rates
1. It may be used neat or diluted by up to 50 parts of water, according to the amount and type soil to be removed
2. Direct injection method into tank washing machines Dose rate: 0.5 – 5 litres per tonne wash water (0.05 – 0.5%)
3. Recirculation method. Dose rate: 0.5 – 7 litres per tonne wash water (0.05 – 0.7%)
4. Spot Cleaning. Hand sprayed neat or diluted up to 1 – 5 parts water and left for about 20 – 30 minutes before washing off with water
5. For removing final coal dust residues, spray on neat, leave for 10 – 20 minutes and then pressure wash with fresh or sea water.
6. Ultrasonic tank cleaning. 50ml : 50 ltrs water (increase as required).
Pack Size 25 Litre
NSN J200 7930-99-873-9343 Product Ref. 0009

Potable Water Treatment Maintenance – Products

Shipsan Potable Water Treatment For Pipes, Hoses, Shower-Heads, Shock Dose Sterilant

  • Shipsan Potable Water Treatment is better, faster and more effective than any other known product on the market.  Shipsan removes bio-film unlike Sodium Hypochlorite and conventional Calcium Hypochlorites.
  • Ideal for use in case of a Positive Legionella for shock dose
  • Super-chlorination of freshwater hoses
  • Surface final stage sterilant
  • Ideal for hospital or medical areas
  • Available also in 500 ml for more effficient usage.

– See more at: http://shipsan.co.uk

Buy online  or call us on 01684 290077

Potable Water/ Drinking Water Instruction/Training Posters

Set of 5 posters to comply with  ILO, WHO 2011 3rd Edition Guide to Ship Sanitation, MLC2006, A 3.2, IHR 2005 IHR  for Fresh/Potable Water on board ship.   £29.99/set of 5

Designed to cover the key aspects of Ship Drinking water to ensure procedures are complied with to provide your crew with good clean fresh water on board ship.

  1. Hose maintance
  2. Water Routine testing Guide
  3. Testing Station Guidelines
  4. Shower head Cleaning & Disinfection Procedures & Guidelines
  5. Distribution System Test Point Guidelines

If you dont have a water safety Plan you can do one through the Tektrak web site.  See the home page. or it can be submitted by email for multiple ships where we supply a spreadsheet to make it quicker. Call now on:   01684 290077

– See more at:  ( testing & dosing)  http://tektrak.co.uk  or   (direct leisure and commercial vessel Product  & chemical sales)  www.aquamarinedirect.co.uk



Galley food Hygiene Training Poster

Poster to comply with current Food Safety Hygiene Directives associated with food hygine including the WHO and guide to Ship Sanitaion, MLC. Designed to cover the key aspects of Galley Hygiene to ensure procedures are complied with to provide a clean and hygienic area for production storage of food on board ship. Order now or for more infomation please  call now on:   01684 290077 – See more at: http://tektrak.co.uk