Marine HVAC / Refrigeration

When you own a boat, you know that HVAC is an important and often overlooked component of maintaining climate control when on board. When it comes to marine HVAC and refrigeration, we are the experts here on Vancouver Island. No matter what type of boat you own and what type of system you’re running, there is no job too big, small, or difficult for our team of experts.

Marine refrigeration and HVAC have their own challenges, since there are all types of brands, applications and setups unique to each type of vessel. As a team, we’ve always been able to find the right solution to the problem, even in the most closed spaces and challenging conditions.

We also work with many different suppliers to ensure any marine HVAC issue is dealt with. Some of the suppliers we’re experienced with include:


  • NovaKool
  • Dometic
  • Marine Air
  • Cruisair
  • SeaFrost
  • SubZero
  • Adler Barbour
  • Danfoss

Types of Marine HVAC / R Equipment

  • Refrigeration – Fridges / Freezers
  • HVAC – Heat Pumps / Climate Control / Air Conditioning
  • Water Heating
  • Pumps

Maintenance for Your Boat's Equipment

If you’re having trouble with your marine HVAC or refrigeration system, call us at South Island Mechanical. We can help you over the phone or even come to the marina or island you’re currently moored at.

We know that one of the most common issues that boat owners deal with today is finding a company that’s capable of replacing older equipment. This could be a fridge, freezer, water heater, pump, even a gas appliance. Over the years, we have proudly helped countless boaters with issues ranging from finding the correct freon for an outdated system to replacing an entire marine HVAC system.