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Buffers Marine

Diving and Survival Equipment, Ballistic Floatation Vests and RIB Boats

Fabriksvägen 9,
186 32 Vallentuna,

Buffers Marine was formed as a new division in Buffers AB in 1995. Buffers Marine AB is representing products such as Boomeranger RIB-boats, Carinthia sleeping bags and bivy bags, Piexon pepper spray and our own brand Northgear, which includes ballistic floatation vests, dive suits, survival suits, carrying bags and travel packs. Buffers Marine AB is also the military supplier for Baltic lifejackets and vests.

Various systems solutions and total concept deliveries make us an overall supplier for many military, police and maritime organisations in Scandinavia and the rest of Europe and the World.

Many items have NSN NATO stock numbers, and Buffers Marine AB is also ISO 9001 certified.


Northgear is our own brand of diving and survival equipment, manufactured from the best fabrics and the latest techniques. Products include ‘top-of-the-line’ diving suits, rescue suits, carrying bags, travel packs, ballistic flotation vests, and other special products on demand

Northgear is our own brand of diving and survival equipment, manufactured from the best fabrics and the latest techniques.
Northgear survival suits include constant wear immersion suits, driver immersion suits and Over Water Flight (OWF) suits.
The Northgear ballistic floatation vests provide maximum mobility and ballistic protection around water.
Boomeranger Boats' scope of business is the design, manufacturing and sales of RIB-boats.


Northgear survival suits include constant wear immersion suits (SOLAS / MED approved), driver immersion suits and Over Water Flight (OWF) suits. These survival and diving suits are designed for the users requirements, and are available as standard or made to customer specifications.


The Northgear ballistic floatation vest is ideal for law enforcement, coast guard and military personnel who require maximum mobility and ballistic protection around water.

Design features:

  • Extensive upper body protection
  • Water-resistant outer shell
  • No inflatable cells
  • Floatation material SOLAS / MED approved
  • Complete vest – with collar attached- turns an unconscious person over to an upright position in water
  • Floatation capacity – vest only: 100N, vest with collar: 150N
  • Protection level – basic model NIJ Level IIIA


We supply a small range of sturdy army-bags and travel packs, all made of 1000D Cordura. Army bags are available in 70L, 110L, 135L capacities and 70L + 20L for the Travel Pac. Other models can be made to specification.


Boomeranger Boats’ scope of business is the design, manufacturing and sales of RIB-boats. They also manufacture sleeve components for AVCs and certain Finnspeed Workboats models on request. Several models have NATO stock numbers.

The company has a strong capacity in design. They use modern CAD-programs and all design work is done in-house. That makes Boomeranger very flexible in the custom tailoring process.

Our modern production facilities with in-house workshops are used for all the different construction work.

Boomeranger Boats Oy is ISO 9001 certified and many items have NSN NATO stock numbers. It has been audited for AQAP 120 and is work approved according to MED module D.

Upgraded Version of Buffers Marine Army Bag

Buffers Marine is proud to announce that the popular army bag will soon come in an upgraded version on the market. The upgraded version is the result of costumer experience and wishes. The new army bag features a new size-tag inside the surface of the lid, a big mesh-pocket on the back

11 October 2010

Buffers Marine Deliver Boarding RIB Boat to Swedish Armed Forces

This month Buffers Marine delivered a boarding RIB boat to the Swedish Armed Forces. The boat will be used for pirate hunting in Somalia. Swedish Armed Forces will take part in Operation Atalanta and act as Force Head Quarters (FHQ). The Boarding RIB will be located on the HSM Carlskrona Ship.

25 March 2010

Buffers Marine Delivers Swedish Army System 2000

Buffers Marine AB has had the pleasure of delivering a substantial amount of the Swedish Army System 2000 sleeping bags to the Swedish Defense Material Administration in December 2009. This system is a two-piece system consisting of an inner and outer bag for all-season use. This system

31 January 2010

Buffers Marine Announces High-Speed Boat Operation Training World Tour 2009

Buffers Marine AB and partners present the High-Speed Boat Operation Training (HSBOT) World Tour 2009. In cooperation with a few select Swedish companies, we bring you a continuation of the much-appreciated HSBO Forum. HSBO Training is a three-day advanced training event for professiona

13 July 2009

Buffers Marine AB Receives New Order for Training Insert Plates

Buffers Marine AB recently received a new order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration for training insert plates to ballistic vests. This is a model Buffers Marine developed in conjunction with their delivery of ballistic floatation vests to the Swedish navy several years ago

29 June 2009

New delivery

BMAB has delivered 5 Boomeranger RIB boats with a aluminium hull to the Swedish Defence Material Administration and the Swedish Armed Forces army engineers troops. They are dive and workboats for these troops. Loa 6, 75m with aluminium hull. Equipped with a Steyr 163hp diesel eng

11 February 2007

Ballistic Floatation Vest

BMAB is now proud to tell that we have delivered a first series of our Northgear Ballistic Floatation Vest to the Norwegian Navy. This vest model is currently in use by the Swedish Navy and the Swedish Coast Guard as well as the Bulgarian border police. This vest is de

11 February 2007

Buffers Marine AB

Fabriksvägen 9
186 32 Vallentuna

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