Conversion of pontoon to side loading barge

Description

It was a project done of DEME (MEDCO) for Suez Canal work.

Work involved the drydocking of vessel and construction / installation of Ø900, 25 thick piping system, loading arm system (P&S). Also the vessel forward section was converted to a floating workshop with 6 welding bays for the cutter assembly refurbishment. The barge is also equipped with electric system, (500kva genset – 2 nos.) and accommodation units for the operations / workers on-board.

The project was completed in a period of 44 days in 2014

New building

Anchor handling pontoon

Fugro oceanus

CSD-500

Modular pontoon

Dry docking

Dry docking repairs HAM 218

Dry docking repairs AL HAMRA

Dry docking repairs IGAZU

Winbuild

TSC ZAAL

TUG DN-63

Conversion

Split hopper dredger to fall pipe vessel

Conversion of pontoon to side loading barge

Rock transfer barges conversion

Spreader pontoon conversion

Afloat repair

Afloat repair