Tuesday, February 19, 2013
MTD Walkers does it again
Eurotrade inc. of Greece the Charterers of the m/v. blue angel, the fully laden condition bulk carrier sailing from east coast of India to South Africa, wanted to perform complete underwater cleaning as well as propeller polishing so as to increase its performance called in the open sea of Colombo recently.
Due to previous fantastic references they contacted Kiran Atapattu of Colombo Engineering an MTD walkers company and awarded the contract to carryout complete polishing of the marine growth located in the underwater section of the vessel.
An initial underwater camera inspection carried out revealed extensive marine growth on the vessel which required immediate cleaning. A team of expert divers were mobilized on three boats taking with them sophisticated state of the art ship polishing machinery where the complete underwater operation was completed within 48 hours enabling the fully laden vessel to sail-off to its destination to South Africa without delay.
source - www.dailynews.lk