Category Archives: 2015

Diver/Welders Repair Bulk Carrier

During late December 2015, a bulk carrier ran aground in the mouth of Cork Harbour as she was departing Cork for Norway loaded with materials from Lisheen Mines. As a result of the grounding, the vessel was holed in three places on the bottom of hull. ISC despatched a 10 man diver/welder crew to the…

ISC & BAM – Dingle Harbour

ISC recently completed a contract with Bam Contractors for the Design, Supply, Installation & Commissioning of Cathodic Protection system to existing sheet pile wall in Dingle Harbour, Co Kerry. ISC diver/welder crews installed 440 Anodes on the sheet piles in the Fishery Harbour in a 3 week  timespan finishing the week prior to Christmas 2015…

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Transatlantic – Killala to New York

ISC have just signed a contract with TE Subcom in America for the installation & burial of 3.6kms of fibre optic cable in Killala Bay. This cable forms the initial phase of proposed transatlantic cable crossing to New York which will provide multi speed broadband connection to all major financial capitals throughout Europe. Works are…

Galway Bay – Fibre Optics

ISC recently received a letter of acceptance for a contract from the Marine Institute for the installation & burial of a 4km fibre optic cable to their Offshore Test site located in Galway Bay Works are due to be completed in April/May this year

Going Offshore

  Irish Sea Contractors have recently signed a five year contract with Ocean Rig for the supply of coded offshore welders on board their semi-submersible drilling rigs around the World. We have 6 welders presently on Eirik Raude transit from Ivory Coast to Falkland Islands where the rig is due to commence a 2 year…