Our Vision


Total Floating Systems strives to be the preferred manufacturer and supplier of floating concrete pontoons in New Zealand. The commitment of the staff and the ongoing development of the processes in the manufacturing of concrete pontoons will help to achieve this whilst providing cost effective solutions for the client and the company.

 

Guiding Principles


  • To be the preferred manufacturer and supplier of floating concrete pontoons within New Zealand.

The Company


Total Floating Systems is a New Zealand owned and operated company that was established in 2006 to manufacture pre-cast concrete floating pontoons, beams, and panels. Whilst the company is new to the pre-cast manufacture market, it can boast to have a number of staff with a wealth of experience and knowledge in casting concrete pontoons.

The Directors of the Company are Brent Shipman, Tim Yeates and Brent Whatnall. Brent is an accountant with WHK (NZ) Limited and provides the company with financial and other general business advice. Total Floating Systems is associated with Total Marine Services, whose Directors are Brent and June Shipman and Tim Yeates.

Total Floating Systems can custom make floating pontoons to suit any size and shape and is constantly thriving to develop new ideas for floating pontoons to assist marina operators and boat users. Together, Total Floating Systems and Total Marine Services can offer clients a complete design build solution for any marina or marine based construction project.

Design and Build Solutions

Working together Total Floating Systems and Total Marine Services can provide a turn key solution for any marina or marine based construction project. Marina design and concrete pontoon design is provided by ADE Consultants, Graham Ade who has over 25 years experience in the marine industry and has played a part in the development, construction and planning of the majority of the marinas built in New Zealand.

Recently completed Total Floating Systems and Total Marine Services design build projects include the Whangamata Marina, the refurbishment of the Tutukaka Marina, Motueka Marina, Whangaroa Marina and the Super Yacht Marina in Wynyard Quarter, Auckland.

Working together


Together, Total Marine Services and Total Floating Systems can offer clients a complete design build solution for any marina or marine based structure.

Total Marine Services specialise in all aspects related to marine construction and maritime activities. The diverse background of the staff and management compliment the range of services offered which have included the construction of a 600 tonne slipway, fixed timber and concrete structures, boat ramps, marinas, emergency and salvage operations, pile driving, and dredging.

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See Total Marine Services Website