STRAND MARINE & AUTO SYSTEMS LTD.
started operating in 1990 as a boat importing company, importing boats under the LARSON
brand name from the USA. Following the initial success, the company also branched out into the automotive market, mainly focusing on automotive batteries and lubricants. Since then, the company has become the local distributor for VARTA
being the largest car battery manufacturer globally - together with Mannol
To offer a better customer after sales service, Strand Marine also imports a wide range of marine and automotive spare parts, ancillary boat equipment and offers the services of fully qualified engineers to service its clients with electrical and mechanical service, repairs and installations.
In 2005, Strand Marine opened a new 600 square meter state of the art complex, comprising of a showroom, repair centre, workshop and sales and administration offices.
In 2012, Strand Marine
further expanded its marine division with the acquisition of the SUZUKI MARINE
dealership from Zarb Stores
. Along with SUZUKI MARINE
, Strand Marine
also acquired the dealership for NUOVA JOLLY
ribs to complete the company's sales range and be able to offer a complete rib and outboard package to address a growing demand in this segment.