Shed 11, Muaiwalu Complex, Rona Street, Walu Bay | SUVA, FIJI

Suva Slipway - Fiji, South Pacific

Suva’s largest covered slipway. Privately operated by Vessel owners and Engineers - we understand what lost sea time costs.

Come in out of the rain to a professionally run slipway. Every day is a work day!

  • We slip vessels with a maximum weight of 450 tonnes
  • Cradle length of 37.5m (block to block)
  • Maximum breadth 9.5m
  • Maximum Draft 3.8m
  • Managed docking of vessels berthage
  • Professional affordable Engineering services
  • Specialist Longline Tuna vessel project management and consulting
  • Sea Tow Services X- Suva
  • Strict security and privacy

Slipway Bookings:

Please contact us to book your vessel in for servicing.


We are pleased to advise our valued clients that the South Sea Slipway is open for business as usual during the Covid 19 Pandemic. All our staff are tested negative on a regular basis and are required to be dressed in the appropriate PPE gear as shown. The entire slipway facility is decontaminated on a regular basis. This includes vessels that are on the Slip. We do require that all crew and visitors wear masks when in the Slipway area. We will supply masks if necessary.

Whilst we consider that all precautions have been taken to provide A SAFE WORKING ENVIRONEMENT should you require any additional precautions being taken we will be pleased to oblige.

We thank you for your co-operation in keeping this Pandemic under control.

Latest News

Purchase of New Lathes by Southseas Engineering Ltd

SOUTHSEAS ENGINEERING LTD is proud to announce the purchase, and installation early 2013, of two new lathes that incorporate the latest technical advances in machining which will make SOUTHSEAS ENGINEERING LTD one of the best equipped marine engineering companies in the South Pacific.
SOUTHSEAS ENGINEERING LTD continues to be internationally recognised for its dedication in setting the highest possible standard for quality & value in marine engineering within the South Pacific region.

Lathe no. 1
Model luxcut Z660
Digital control
Spindle bore  105 mm
Swing over bed   660 mm
Swung in gap 870 mm
Distance between centres  2000 mm
Thread range  1- 14 mm (22)/ 28-2 TPI (26 )
Taper turning  capable

Lathe no. 2 (LARGE)
Model Scot CW6210c
Digital control
Spindle bore  130 mm
Swing over bed 1250 mm
Swing over gap   1750 mm
Taper turning  table  930 mm
Distance between centres  5000 mm
Thread range  1 -120mm /45
Speed range range  2.5 – 250 rpm


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