Inspection, maintenance and repair service of liferafts of recreational vessels, merchant ships and submarines is carried out in our fully equipped facilities by meeting the requirements of manufacturers and the National Maritime Authority. Service is carried out in compliance with IMO Resolution A.761(18) and acording to the applicable service manuals. Original spare parts are used to ensure liferafts´ full operability and performance, and allow us to optimize their lifecycle.
Our qualified and experienced technicians in annual / five yearly lifeboats service guarantee their proper operation in training or real emergency situation.
This includes overload testing, LRRS and launching appliance maintenance and overhaul. These activities are completed in accordance with SOLAS III 20.3.2 & 20.11 and MSC.1/Circ. 1206.
Hypothermia is one of the main threats to anyone working in cold water. By using an immersion suit, the chances of survival increase in the event of falling into the water or abandon the ship in an emergency.
Our workshops have implemented the testing service for immersion suits in compliance with MSC/CIRC Regulation 1114.
MAINTENANCE AND QUALITY TEST OF AIR COMPRESSOR
According to Resolution MSC.1/Circ.1432, all breathing air compressor must comply with EN 12021, BS 4001 or CGA Grade D + E standards and consequently, subjected to an annual air quality test in order to verify the non contamination by H2O, CO, CO2 and oil.
FIXED CO2 SYSTEMS
We carry out the inspection of fixed CO2 systems by using the Ultrasonic Liquid Level Indicator (ULLI), which allows us to complete a more efficient and safe verification of CO2 levels than the traditional weighing method, showing a great impact into cost reduction and delivery time optimization.
PROGRAMMING AND TEST OF EPIRBS AND SARTS
We are representatives and authorized service station of ACR-ARTEX, the worldwide leading manufacturer of emergency communication devices. Our last-generation testing equipment are permanently updated to perform programming and annual service of a wide range of brands and models of epirbs and sarts.
This service is only available for ecuadorian vessels devices.
LOAD TEST FOR CRANES AND LIFTING EQUIPMENT
Our load test service for cranes and lifting equipment is carried out by using specially designed water bags able to test up to 50 tons, together with our dynamometer of 100 tons capacity.
Gradual load application allows us to identify any problema before the maximum load is applied and the use of calibrated equipment guarantees exact and reliable results to the customer.
BOLLARD PULL TEST
Bollard pull trials are conducted in order to determine the static pull that a tug is able to employ in operating conditions.
Bollard pull trials are performed by our trained staff thanks to the use of a high quality dynamometer with 100 tons capacity, which is operated by a wireless remote indicator for a safer and easier manoeuvring.