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Recreational Boat Safety (Pty) Ltd

The world's safest and most fuel efficient propeller has arrived.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Zakariyya Park, Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
  • Currency ZAR
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

RBS will design, develop and manufacture marine propellers to improve safety in recreational boating as a primary objective whilst improving fuel efficiency and performance resulting from the innovations in propeller design, and reducing environmental impact in both the manufacturing and employment of its products. RBS will supply the global boating aftermarket with propellers that will make the experience safer, cleaner and more economical.


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    Christine Hawkins

    Masters of Commerce
    B. Com Honours
    Higher Education Diploma
    Management Advanced Programme
    Instrumental in the start-up of a financial services company which has grown into a multi-billion Rand operation within the past 6 years
    Sound management and operational experience, with excellent people management skills

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    Russel Hawkins

    Career long businessman and entrepreneur
    Technical history in software development and mobile communications
    Active boater and bass fisherman for 25 years
    Inspired to establish Recreational Boat Safety following a series of fatal boating accidents in South Africa


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Previous Investors

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    Russel and Christine Hawkins