Major Refit on the Vessel Pacific Tiger
in conjunction with FMG and ECM Brisbane branch have undertaken a major refit
on the vessel Pacific Tiger.
to stay at the pinnacle of the maintenance dredging and sweep dredging market
meant Pacific Tiger underwent a cosmetic, mechanical and technological refit
during the later months of 2015.
updated included Navigation, Position fixing, Dredge Hardware and Propulsion.
years of hard work in the dredging industry the vessel was taken to ‘The Yard
Brisbane’ for 5 months of refit work which included the following-
internal wheel house refit including a new suite of state of the art
of all of the vessels crucial operations at a central command center
established in the wheelhouse at a position that allows the master to monitor
and operate the dredging equipment, operate the vessel all whilst maintaining a
safe look out.
Blast and Paint.
rebuild of all dredging associated deck equipment.
of a new, Larger Capacity Sweep Bar.
All of this
work was completed on time and on budget thanks to our dedicated refit crew and
tried and tested suppliers.
like to thank the following major suppliers for their hard work over this
Rogers and Lough
M and T Welding
GT Mac Industries
The Yard Brisbane
Nathan, Boyd, Roger.
Tiger departed Brisbane for our annual maintenance dredging campaign at Port
Kembla where we were able to test the new sweep bar and equipment.