Repair and Maintenance
Is Copper the most suitable material Is Copper the most suitable material for use in the plumbing systems of homes, factories and office buildings?
Historically, the first recorded use of copper dates back nearly 5,000 years. A water conduit, still in a good state of preservation, was found in Abusir, the Egyptian
24 Apr 2019
Damen Shipyards Cape Town South African Minister of Trade & Industry visits
Recognition for contribution of DSCT Apprenticeship Training Centre
08 Oct 2015
Rig repair project for Saipem Drilling down to success in the oil and gas sector
DCD Marine Cape Town – Drilling down to success in the oil and gas sector: A proven track record ensures another rig repair project for Saipem
14 Nov 2013
Exploration Durban divers solve missing British submarine mystery
A team of Durban deep sea specialist divers has solved a mystery going back to the end of World War II, when a British Odin-class submarine, HMS OTUS was scuttled somewhere off the Durban coast.
23 Apr 2013
Mobile Harbour Cranes Liebherr annual turnover soars
In 2012 Liebherr Mobile Harbour Cranes achieved the highest annual turnover in history, and received the IBJ Innovative Technology Award and the State Prize Clean Technology Austria.
01 Feb 2013
New mobile harbour crane for Montoir 1000th Liebherr Mobile Harbour Crane cranks up
Recently, the thousandth Liebherr mobile harbour crane was delivered and erected at Montoir Bulk Terminal (MBT). The new LPS 550 will play a major role in MBT’s cargo-handling chain optimisation.
30 Nov 2012
DCD Media Release Efficiency key for costly repairs
Vessel and semi-submersible rig maintenance and modifications are characterised by tight deadlines and strict project schedules. Any unwarranted delays in the repair programme can result in serious negatives.
09 Nov 2012
Lubricants Massive boom for Egypt and Nigeria
Economic growth and a rising middle income class to fuel demand for lubricants in Egypt and Nigeria, together with the establishment of local base stock plants are crucial to support steady production levels
10 Oct 2012
DCD MARINE Fast-track repairs and upgrades to Scarabeo 3
Leading shipyard DCD MARINE was recently awarded the contract to upgrade and repair the Saipem-owned semi-submersible rig, Scarabeo 3
04 Sep 2012
Port of Ngqura Deepwater Gem for South Africa
​The Port of Ngqura is a valuable asset to South Africa, with its deepwater capacity of 18 metres, the Port is gaining increasing popularity with the global shipping trade.
07 Aug 2012

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