Running an LOB.......Yes it’s hard work!
Diving is a passion for many people. For Dive operators it’s much much more!
Ensuring the guest are taken care of and safe at all times requires thorough planning, hard work, commitment and a lot of investment. With the ever changing Dive Industry and Diving regulations it’s a challenge just to keep up. Here at Max’s Dive Centre we are committed to ensure that you are taken care of and Safe.
Our LOB Vessel “KM ASAD” is 21m long x 4.2m wide. We have all the amenities available for you to relax and enjoy your time with us.
1 x 4 pax room with Air con.
4 x 2 pax rooms with Air con.
2 full toilets with showers.
TV/Karoke room with Air con & refrigerator.
Upper level Dining Deck.
Dive Deck with up to 30 tanks and twin ladders on the drop deck.
2 x Bauer compressors.
Full kitchen & Chef.
Our vessel is also equipped with the latest safety equipment and certified annually by the Indonesian Maritime Autjority. Minimum requirements for a LOB Dive Boat:
Epirb : Emergency position-indicating radiobeacon.
Life raft : 25 pax capacity with survival supplies. (Water, Flares & Food).
GPS & Sonar : Global positions satellite & Depth Sounder.
VHS Radio : AIS, DCX and MOB. With MMSI (Maritime Mobile Service Identity) number.
First Aid : Emergency kits & Oxygen.
Safety : Fire extinguishers, Life Rings, Life Jackets & Throw lines.
The equipment and safety requirements are equivalent to that on any airplane!
Now the fun begins!
We have over 20 Dive sites to cater to a wide range of Divers. From beginners to advanced levels. Easy Dives with Macro photography, 35-40m deep Wall Dives, Wreck Dives, Muck Diving and more. If your not a diver then snorkeling is a great way to enjoy and relax with your friends who dive.
Max’s Dive Centre, Batam, Indonesia.