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  • Stena Perros 100mm Seacock Replacement

    Stena Perros

    A 100mm seacock needed replacing at 18meters, with strong currents in a possition 3 nm east of culver cliff on the Isle of Wight.


Client: M/V Stena Perros

Contractor: Shipping agent

Duration: 24 hrs

Date posted: 30-08-2013

Within 24 hours MMC divers were mobilised, on board the 36,168 gross tonnage motor tanker "Stena Perros" and the issue was resolved. A 100mm seacock needed replacing in strong currents at 18 meters depth, in a position 3 nautical miles east of Culver Cliff on the Isle of Wight. MMC have a specialised team and light weight full surface supply spread which has been custom designed for air freight and light ships work. All clearances, permits, risk assessments, method statements, dive project plan and vessel shut down procedures were implemented and carried out prior to works.

Capt. Marinko Calmic said "great job gentlemen; a very professional team. We can now leave tonight without any further delays. Thank you for your prompt service."

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