Tag Archives: Shipping

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…

Underwater Welding Repairs to Damaged Hull

MV Pantanal  – a 7,000 ton Heavy Lift Vessel , suffered severe  bottom damage to her hull having dragged anchor and went ashore off the coast of Galway on the West Coast of Ireland  around 2nd April. The vessel was subsequently re-floated on a high tide with the assistance of Tugboats. Irish Sea Contractors were…