Minimising Disruption to Vessel Trading

Minimising Disruption to Vessel Trading

The challenge

SeaTec and Dania Ship Management in Copenhagen have previously collaborated on a number of ballast water treatment system (BWTS) installation design projects. As a result, Dania awarded SeaTec the full turnkey installation on board the Clipper Triumph, a 30,000 DWT bulk carrier. The vessel was trading in remote regions, with a monthly stop in Singapore.


The situation

The small bulker vessel, accommodating a maximum of seven berths, was operating on a tight schedule. As a result, there were limited opportunities to load materials and embark crew.

The project consisted of three stages:

Engineering: This stage required a 3D scan of the vessel. The piping installation plan was prepared and isometric drawings for the prefabrication of pipes were completed.

Procurement and logistics: This involved the procurement of electrical materials and the prefabrication of piping and equipment foundations.

Installation: A SeaTec Riding Squad team of mechanics, fitters and welders sailed with the vessel for approximately two months, under the supervision and guidance of a SeaTec project manager.

SeaTec Subsea was later involved during a stop in Singapore for the blinding of shell valves underwater.


The outcome

Due to the close cooperation between SeaTec’s Projects & New Builds department, Riding Squads and the Subsea team, the project was successfully completed within a two-month timeframe. At the same time, additional inspection services, including MPI’s, were carried out in order to align with SeaTec’s quality standards.


Results & Impact

7 technicians to complete retrofit, without incident, delay or stoppage.

60 days spent at sea on board vessel during installation.

Share This

Talk to one of our team

    I require a quoteI have a general enquiry

    What service do you require a quote for?

    Projects & New Builds
    Conversion & RefitEngineering & ConsultancyNew Building

    Please select an option from the menu

    Navigation & Communication

    Survey & InspectionHull Cleaning & Propeller PolishingSubsea Engineering & RepairsBlanks & CofferdamsMarine ConstructionSpecialist ServicesEquipment Sales

    Please select an option from the menu
    Mini Pamper Hull Cleaning VehicleTwin Brush Cleaning ToolSingle Brush Cleaning and Polishing ToolBrushes and padsHydraulic UmbilicalsWD80 Hydraulic Power Pack System

    Condition Monitoring
    LO analysisFO analysisBWTS water analysisScrubber analysisPortable water analysisVibration surveyOther


    Please email me backPlease call me back

    Social Media

    Call or Email Us

  • Glasgow +44 141 305 1300
  • Southampton +44 23 8026 9866
  • Rotterdam +31 10 438 6644
  • Copenhagen +45 35 14 30 00
  • Monaco +377 92 05 10 10
  • Shanghai +86 21 2026 7012
  • Chennai +91 44 4647 9922
  • Singapore - Keppel Towers +65 626 11340
  • Singapore - Benoi Place +65 6351 8720