ABOUT US

Divetek has been in the scuba industry since 1984.
We are not a small e-commerce shop but a Massive Megastore based in Bromhof, Randburg.
We are extremely proud to boast that we have by far the biggest and most well stocked shop in Africa. As well as having our own Brand of Equipment, we also have our very own South African based Training association.
Divetek designs, manufactures and imports top quality Equipment and sells it direct to the Public at unbeatable prices.
We test and evaluate the products we sell so that we can give accurate honest advice on all brands of Diving Equipment.
Along with our large Showroom we have a fully functional workshop that services all makes of gear as well as being equipped to Service computers and Cylinder Testing.
With very few exceptions everything in our catalogue is actually in stock and we can supply immediately.
We ship all over the country at really reasonable rates and shipping takes place at about 3pm every week day.
We fill cylinders, rent out Equipment, train divers from beginner to instructor, sell dive gear along with good honest advice, service equipment, sell second hand gear AND make excellent coffee, so pop in for all your Diving Needs!

MEET THE TEAM – JHB BRANCH


Abigail Smith
Accounts Manager

Abby has been involved at Divetek since 2009.
She is a qualified Divetek and Naui Instructor.
She has a BSC(Behind Shop Counter) in Micro Biology and Biochemistry. She handles just about all of the tedious administration tasks required and runs the accounts.


Byron Dalziel
General Manager

Byron has been at Divetek since 2016.
He is actively involved in everything Divetek!
Byron runs our shops, staff as well as Marketing.
With his Masters in Business, Byron is a real asset to Divetek and Managers everything Divetek.


Matthew Corlett
Sales and technical supervisor

Matt has been part of the team since 2011.
He joined us as an Intern and worked his way up the ranks.
He is a Divetek Instructor and a Divetek Service Technician.
Any questions you may have on your regulators or cameras, this is your guy.


David Cohen
OWNER

David has been involved in the diving Industry since before the Dinosaurs.
He is incredibly passionate about diving and is the main reason as to why Divetek is always designing new and better ways of Diving.
His ideas are innovative, his advice honest and his jokes are always weedy.


CLAIRE FALCON
TRAVEL AND TRAINING

The newest permanent member of staff, Claire heads of our training division of the business.
She also is the lady behind the scenes organising all of our Divetek Travel and Training Trips.

Claire previously work half day but since the completion of honours in micro biology, we twisted her arm enough to work full days. Please sympathise if she is a little grumpy.


JAMES MORTON

CYLINDER TECHNICIAN AND GENERAL SALES

James currently works as our dedicated cylinder technician.

He works very closely with our compressor division in the maintenance and servicing of cylinders and valves.

James is a Padi and SSI instructor and previously worked in Sodwana for a number of years.

 


NICOLAS MATHIS
WORKSHOP AND GENERAL SALES

Nicolas’s duties on a day to day basis is to give management a hard time. 
Nicolas is currently working has way up the ranks through our internship program and should with luck on our side qualify as an instructor March 2019. 

Nicolas always has a smile on his face and will go to the ends of the world to service any BCD that should have been replaced 10+ years ago. 


oscar Delport

WORKSHOP AND GENERAL SALES

Oscar worked his way up the ranks as an intern at Divetek Job and is now a full time member of the team working at our JHB Store.

Oscar is also a Naui, Divetek and SSI Instructor and recently completed his STCW 95, PDSD, and powerboat level 2 in Cape Town.

He works exclusively as our Regulator Technician.

 

MEET THE TEAM – PTA BRANCH


Lawrence Du Toit
PTA MANAGER

The biggest adjustment for Lawrence was to wear closed shoes, he also often makes reference to Curry being a Durban boy.
Jokes aside Lawrence is heads up and manages our Pretoria store. 

He is a fantastic Instructor and loves introducing new clients to the underwater world!


gerhard Erasmus 

GENERAL SALES

Gerhard is a passionate young diver, who has a number of years of experience working on yachts in the USA.

He has completed his instructor training and currently forms a critical role in assisting Lawrence in our PTA Store with general sales and training. 

 

 

MEET THE TEAM – DIVETEK COMPRESSORS


Andre Vosloo
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR 

Andre Vosloo, is MR High Pressure. He has manufactured many custom built pressure test systems for gases and liquid testing applications used in the industry and military applications.

The last 25 years he was technical director of a leading South African company which specialized in the high pressure system market place. We are very humbled to have his level of experience join our ranks within our newest division.  


Corne Grobbelaar
TECHNICAL – sales

Corne joined Divetek Compressors in 2018.  He is overseas trained and qualified by a number of leading brands.

He has over 8 years experience in the high pressure systems industry.

Corne and Andre have a brilliant working relationship and have become an integral part of the Divetek Team!

NEWEST MEMBERS OF THE TEAM AND INTERNS 2019


RICKUS RADEMEYER
COMPRESSORS TECHNICIAN

A very impressive young man that started off with a Divetek Internship and within 6 months he found his niche in our Compressor division.

He is very technically inclined and now works full time under the supervision of Andre and Corne.

A fantastic addition to our team with a BIG Smile and always willing to offer coffee!

 


CHRISTOPHER NICOLAY
DIVETEK INSTRUCTOR 

Chris started his internship with us along with Rickus and Andrew at the beginning of 2019.

He has grown into an outstanding instructor candidate and currently assists us with general sales.

This Cape Town boy is an incredibly hard worker, and we are excited to see what the diving industry has in store for him!