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.


  • Mild Steel
  • Galvanised Steel
  • Wood
  • Concrete
  • Fibreglass
  • Aluminium


OUR MARKETS (but not limited to):

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.

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Visit us at AOG 2017

AOG, Carboline

The annual Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference (AOG), staged in Perth from the 22nd to the 24th February, 2017, will showcase the oil and gas industry over three days with Australia’s leading exhibition, a free conference program and premium industry networking opportunities. Visit us at stand M19 by registering free at www.aogexpo.com.au

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Locations & Contacts

Altex Coatings has manufacturing plants in Tauranga, New Zealand. Depots are strategically throughout the country. We also service many other Pacific locations including Australia, Pacific Islands and the Indian Ocean.

News and Press

Australian Wooden Boat Festival 2017

Altex Yacht & Boat are pleased to announce we will be exhibiting at the 2017 MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival from 10-13 February. Held across Hobart’s vibrant and bustling waterfront, the four-day festival brings together the largest and most beautiful collection of wooden boats in the southern hemisphere.  Find us at stand 78-79 in Maritime … Continue reading "Australian Wooden Boat Festival 2017"

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AY&B Antifouling – Press Release

AY&B Antifouling – Press Release

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Carboline and Specialty Polymer Coatings Join to Serve the Oil and Gas Pipeline Market

Carboline and Specialty Polymer Coatings Join to Serve the Oil and Gas Pipeline Market Carboline’s parent company, RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM), has announced the acquisition of Specialty Polymer Coatings, Inc. (SPC), a Canadian manufacturer of high-performance coatings for the global oil and gas pipeline market. It will operate as a free-standing business within the … Continue reading "Carboline and Specialty Polymer Coatings Join to Serve the Oil and Gas Pipeline Market"

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