About Aimex



Our facilities are based right in the heart of the Port of Nelson. We have a wide range of specialist machinery, 1300 square metres of workshop space and employ over 100 staff and additional contractors.

We also offer an emergency diagnostic service where our engineers can be with you within a short notice to assist with emergency repairs.

Where required we operate a 24/7 service to meet your turnaround deadlines.


 Aimex Service Group are agents and service providers for:

• Volvo Penta

• Yanmar Marine

• Hydraulink

• Palfinger Marine

• Rapp Hydema

• Rapp Bomek


Our Vision

To be New Zealand’s leading company in ship building & repairs by choice, supporting the New Zealand and International marine industry.

In the competitive and ever changing globalisation of the world it becomes harder to set yourself ahead of the rest. That is why at Aimex Service Group our mantra is to be bold, deliver excellence and be New Zealand’s best, so put simply:  

Our vision is to be the leading company in Ship Building & Repairs by choice, supporting the New Zealand and International Marine Industry; and we work hard every day to achieve this goal for firstly our customers, and ourselves as we are passionate about what we do.

Our Mission

We Keep Your Working Vessel, Working Well.

A simple but solid ethos that Aimex Service Group follows as we know the importance of having your investment working to it’s fullest potential.

Understanding the complex, dangerous, expensive and often difficult pressures associated with owning and running a Vessel, Aimex Service Group fully understands the importance of keeping your investment working well. It could be seen as simple, but in our eyes it is absolutely critical to our customers that they are getting the best from their Vessel’s at all times, and we know how important that is.

Our Values

  • Excellence

  • Endurance

  • Agility

  • Transparency

  • Wellbeing

  • Respect


“Their cooperation, professionalism and ability to bring the project to a successful conclusion were of great benefit. Therefore I have no hesitation in recommending Aimex Service Group for similar work”. 

- Wendy Walker | Director, Coastal Bulk Shipping