Hull Diving Services - The Company - • HDSCo provides General Diving Services, In-water Propeller Polishing & Hull Cleaning for all types of Vessels within the G.C.C. • Completed Projects Include; -Barge Recovery, Mina Salman Harbour, Bahrain. Re-floating of 500 tonne Barge sunk at mooring. -Salvage of 500t Crane, Bahrain. Salvage & removal of 500t Shipyard Crane lost during high winds . -Inspection, Hodeidah Port, Yemen. Video Inspection & Emergency Repairs to Damaged Subsea Pipelines. -Pipeline Rehabilitation Works, Tarout Bay, KSA. Excavating, Marking, Replacing of Pipelines for Saudi Aramco. -N.D.T Inspection, ALBA Marine Terminal U.T. & C.P. Inspection of Piling Structure, ALBA Marine Terminal, Bahrain
Hull Diving Services - Hull Cleaning & Prop Polishing • Hull Cleaning • Benefits Paint coat/Anti Foulants are 'rejuvenated'. Plant wear & tear is reduced. Vessel efficiency is increased. • Prop Polishing • Benefits Reduced Cavitation/Power Loss. Reduced Fuel Consumption. Increased Operational Lifetime.
Hull Diving Services - Approvals - • HDSCo is currently approved by the following Classification Societies & Organisations for In water Survey in lieu of Dry Docking (UWILD) • Lloyds Register (U.K) • Bureau Veritas (France) • American Bureau of Shipping (USA) • Germanischer Lloyd (Germany) • Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (Japan) • US Navy & N.A.T.O: Approved Diving Contractor (Mid Atlantic Region) • HDSCo can also provide Underwater CCTV Surveys, Ultrasonic Thickness Measurements and Cathodic Protection System Surveys on all types of Vessels & Marine Installations (Fixed Installations, M.O.D.U, Jack-Up, Semi-Submersible, etc) pics
Hull Diving Services - Diving Services - • Civil Engineering • Marine Services • Site Inspections. • Jetty & Dock Construction, • Quay Wall Construction, • Cable Installation, • Salvage & Demolition, • Seabed Surveys (Silt Levels, Bottom Composition, Topography, etc). • In-water Inspection & Maintenance of all types of Dredgers. • Hull Cleaning of Ships, Barges & Tug Boats. • Propeller Polishing for VLCC’s, Bulk Carriers & other Vessels. • Pre-Acceptance Inspections of Turn-Key Projects. • Offshore Oilfield Support
Hull Diving Services - Salvage Contracts - • Recovery of Barge Sunk at Berth. • ‘Self-Propelled Water Barge’ sank at Berth during discharging operations. Barge was righted on seabed, all open Hatches were sealed and the Barge was stabilized on it’s Keel in preparation for a controlled lift. Barge was raised using Buoyancy tanks & Stabilized with a Floating Crane. • ‘Al Dana’ Salvage • HDSCo was requested by the Official Investigation Committee & Director of Public Prosecutions to carry out the Salvage & Recovery of Dhow ‘Al Dana’. Vessel was righted & refloated within one day and handed over to the Bahrain Coastguard.
Hull Diving Services - General Info - • List of Clients • Bahrain Port Authority/APM Terminals. • Dredging International Ltd, Belgium. • Boskalis Westminster (Middle East) Ltd • Saudi Aramco, KSA. • ASRY Shipyard, Bahrain. • Bahrain Defence Force • Coastal Exploration Ltd, Italy. • Yemen Petroleum Company. • Torvald Klaveness Group, Norway. • United States Navy. • SCAMP International Ltd. • Van Oord Dredging, Holland. • Wade Adams (Middle East) Ltd. • Dammam Port Authority, K.S.A. • Gulf Dredging & Contracting Co, Kuwait. • Al Jazeera Shipping Co, Bahrain. • Bahrain Petroleum Company. • P.A.E Government Services Ltd. • ALBA (Aluminium Bahrain)