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CASE STUDIES


Underwater inspections


Madagascar
Divers lieux


Detailed description of the operations carried out

Subsea structure inspection under Bureau Veritas approval.

  • Vitogaz: Expertise of a submerged structure under BUREAU VERITAS approval. Submerged gas line: check the general condition of the latter and a leak on the pipe. Mahajunga, Madagascar.
     
  • SCOAM:  Expertise of the ship THE TABOR, in partnership with BUREAU VERITAS. Identification of possible defects in the hull of the boat, for sale of the latter – East Port, Reunion.
     
  • Armement ENEZ: Expertise of the ship hull LE SAINTE-MARIE under BUREAU VERITAS approval. Identification of potential osmosis on hull and general status of latter - West Port, Reunion.
     
  • BOLUDA Reunion: Under BUREAU VERITAS approval, inspection visit of 2 tugs. Le Port, Reunion.

Description of main tools/resources mobilized

  • IMCA Divers and equipment (hookah)
  • Photo / Video
  • Caliper, ruler, tape measure
  • Corrobatimeter (measurement of the cathodic protection)
  • Controlled ultrasound

Duration

Specific missions between 2011 and 2012

Team

3 to 5 divers

Specific environment-related requirements

Procedures according to ISO 18001 and 9001. Flawless reactivity in 24 / 48h. Adaptation skills to export, intervention in any ports of the Indian Ocean.

Results

Successful results of operations, deadlines and conditions met.