We're donating to the NHS

To show our appreciation for the NHS we will make a donation to the NHS charity for every PrimeTest or Apollo PAT tester bought and registered between the 1st June to 31st July 2020.

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Welcome To Seaward

Leading electrical safety testing solutions, keeping people safe across the globe.
Since 1982, we have proudly manufactured premium electrical safety test equipment to customers across the world who share our appreciation of quality and want to keep more people safe.
Offering 450 electrical safety solutions
Supporting 7 OEM partners bring their visions to the market
A team of 167+
proud and engaged staff
Experts with over 38 years of keeping people safe
Working with 60 distribution partners worldwide
Operating from 2 locations in the UK, and United States

Our number one priority is keeping people safe, and we’ve been doing that across the world for more than three decades as a global leader in electrical test and maintenance solutions, including PAT, high voltage, solar and biomedical testing equipment.

Seaward began making building PAT testers, in 1982 in County Durham, UK, where our products are still designed and built today.

When we welcomed leading brands like Rigel Medical, Clare and Cropico to our Seaward family, the best became even better.

We are renowned for our innovation, and for setting ever higher standards of quality in highly technical markets. We will set these standards even higher by continuing to invent and invest in our products and people.

Our ethos is to listen to and work with our customers. This is how we develop top quality, simple and effective products that they want. Some of the biggest names in the world already trust our products to check the safety of theirs.

We want our customers to be able to make the most out of our products, which is why we provide free support and online training materials to help you do your job well and stay ahead of the curve.

If you want to know more about electrical safety testing and like us, your goal is to keep people safe, we’re here and we’d love to help. If you want to talk to a member of our team we're only a click away.

Andrew Upton
Managing Director

Our Solutions

Portable Appliance Testers

Where it all started... we've been manufacturing PAT testers from our head office in Peterlee since 1982 and continue to innovate and bring electrical safety professionals such as electrical contractors, facility managers and SMEs the best PAT testing equipment available.

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Medical Device Test Equipment

Our Rigel from Seaward range play an important part in keeping patients safe all over the world. Whether it's a patient monitor, a hospital bed, a syringe driver delivering medication or a defivrillator machine, our medical saftey tetsers help biomedical engineers and technicians ensure the safety and accuracy of their electrical equipment that interact with their patients.

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Manufacturing Safety Testers

Our comprehensive safety test solutions can integrate with any manufacturing national and international production line and help them to comply to many safety standards no matter where they are in the world.

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Solar PV Testers

Since 2011, we have been innovating and changing the world of solar PV testing. Our Solar PV Testers enable solar installers and maintenance professional test their PV systems for safety and efficiency, helping to achieve the best return on investment possible.

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OEM Solutions

We have the expert capabilities required to manufacture OEM products, supporting companies across the world bringing their own vision to life.

If you have your own vision and would like to discuss our OEM solutions, email oem@seaward.com for more information.

Our Locations

Seaward Head Office:
Seaward Electronic Ltd
15-18 Bracken Hill
South West Industrial Estate
Co. Durham
United Kingdom
Tel: (+44) 191 586 3511
Email: sales@seaward.com
USA Office:
Seaward Group USA
6304 Benjamin Road
Suite 506
Tampa, FL 33634
United States
Tel: (+1) 813 886 2775
Email: sales@seaward-groupusa.com

Our values and beliefs

Dynamic Environment
We operate in an ever-changing, energetic and moving environment. We are busy, flexible and fun. We embrace change, learning and supportive collaboration – and we work together to achieve a common goal.
Engaged Staff
We are switched on, positive and forward-thinking. We are passionate, innovative and not afraid to come up with new ideas. We take ownership of what we do and we work together to shine as a team.
Delighted Customers
We value the trust our customers put in us. We care about their experience and we listen to their needs. We strive to build lasting and positive relationships.

Our people are our greatest asset

Our team are fully engaged, and invested in the success of our company. We're a team that shares common goals and values, we look after eachother and value mutal respect and teamwork.

We are always on the lookout for innovative and forward thinking people to join our team and contribute to our future success. Click below to discover the opportunities for you at Seaward today.

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