We are a leading manufacturer and distributor of protective, fireproofing, flooring and marine coatings. We serve the local New Zealand Market and the Pacific/Indian Oceans, with offices and support personnel strategically placed throughout.
We proudly hold the exclusive licences for some of the best internationally recognised coatings available, and are proud to be able to bring these high performing brands to the local markets:
We also have our own pleasure marine paint brand; Altex Yacht & Boat Paint.
With an emphasis on regulations, health & safety and environmental concerns, backed by our extensive technical support and R&D divisions, you can trust your business is in good hands.
Altex No.5 Antifouling is recommended: Where multi-season effective fouling protection is needed Where regulations ban or restrict the use of organotin compounds On yachts, tenders, dinghies, trailer yachts and power boats Altex No.5 Antifouling is: Compatible over other copper based anti-foulings, where recommended preparation is achieved Not suitable for use on aluminium craft, outboard motors, sail drives or stern legs Suitable and recommended for use on primed GRP, gelcoat, steel, timber and ferro-cement craft Note: Because ablative antifoulings work by ...read more »
A highly versatile multi-purpose Phenalkamine Epoxy High Build coating. Carboguard® 636 is an advanced technology coating suited to marine and industrial applications and suitable for atmospheric and many immersion exposures. The DTM properties make Carboguard® 636 a versatile coating in maintenance and new work applications. Syntactic foam modification gives Carboguard® 636 unique thermal shock resistance and flexibility Marine systems - below the waterline, and fresh water systems Vast range of industrial environments Very good flexibility – resists chipping and aged ...read more »
An ablative antifouling designed for both yachts and launches where an economically priced antifouling is required. Provides 18 months protection from two coats (75 microns each) Coastal Copper has been used in NZ, Pacific and Australian waters for over 20 years and has consistently provided affordable and predictable protection from marine growth. ...read more »
Sea~Barrier® Altra Antifouling is a new generation Silyl Acrylate formulation that protects hulls from marine growth though a self polishing hydrolysis action. The silyl acrylate, cuprous oxide and co-biocide combination provides outstanding protection that exceeds normal cuprous oxide based formulations. Extensive testing has proven Sea~Barrier® Altra to be at the cutting edge of antifouling technology....read more »
2016 marks the annual running of the Auckland On Water Boat Show, and Altex Yacht and Boat Paint are once again proud to be a part of it. Come and visit us at stand 102 in the Main Pavilion, to view our latest products and receive expert advice on painting and maintaining your boat. The … Continue reading "Join Us at the Auckland On Water Boat Show 2016"
As repair work advances in the leaky building saga, breaches of fire safety rules are showing up as a hidden issue. This article published by the New Zealand Herald October 2015, provides a good insight into the full magnitude of the situation. For complete article click on Read More. NZ Herald Article
Where there’s smoke there’s fire the old adage goes, but smoke is a potential killer and spoiler of goods and property, moving rapidly to find gaps in walls, ceilings and compromised or poorly built passive fire protection systems encouraging flames when they should be contained.
Altex Coatings Ltd, manufacturers of a comprehensive range of high performance marine coatings proudly introduce the latest in antifouling technology – now available for your fleet. New patented technology, high performance self polishing antifouling that has been proven in the most severe marine environments. Sea~Barrier Altra® uses NEW Patented Silyl Acrylate Polymer Technology. This polymer … Continue reading "Introducing Sea~Barrier Altra – Self Polishing, High Performance Antifouling"