14 Apr 2017

Sl Labuan at Albwardy Damen Sharjah

In focus: ✔Vessel repair ✔SL Labuan ✔Regular dry-docking ✔Modifications works ✔Offshore supply vessel ✔Albwardy Damen Sharjah


Smit Lamnalco vessel is at the Albwardy Damen Shipyard in Sharjah regular visitors. This time and not a stranger is the 60 meter offshore supply vessel SL Labuan which was placed in March on the dock blocks for a regular dry-docking with additional modifications works. The modification were executed in a time constraint period in congested areas.

Works included:

  • Conversion and treatment of ballast tanks to oil recovery tanks

  • Modifying pipelines and vents

  • Create pump-room

  • Install new generator and air compressors

  • Deck modifications

  • Modify crane pedestal and replacement of the deck-crane

  • Installation of a full diving spread

  • Relocation of winches

  • Fabrication and installation of recovery davit

  • Inclining test

Beside this the vessel was provided with a fresh coat of paint. Iliay Atanasov, technical superintendent at Smit Lamnalco commented: “the services and interactions with the Yards operational team are impressive and are required to finish our projects within the scheduled time frames”.