A&P Tyne repairs ‘Red 7 Reel’ OSV (UK)
A&P Tyne, part of the A&P Group welcomed Red 7 Marine and Vessel Management Services to the site in Tyneside bringing the ‘DP Reel’ Offshore Support Vessel.
The 90 x 18m vessel required inspection and specialist repairs to the Forward Azimuth Thruster. Other works included Port & Starboard Tailshaft seal renewal, removal of temporary deck equipment from last charter, modifications to the automatic sprinkler system, removal and refurbishment of Main & Auxiliary Engine Fuel Pumps & Governors by specialists, resetting of fuel timing and modifications to existing TLQ’s steel foundations and piping (Temporary Living Quarters ) so as to accommodate additional units for new charter.
The vessel arrived 18/03/14 and dry docked on that day / vessel to undock 28/03/14 and berth on A&P’s Bede Quay for completion of repairs for approximately 4 days pending trials / testing.