Crane vessel of Caspian Sea Oil Fleet returned to operation


The Atamoglan Kerimov crane vessel of the Caspian Oil Fleet of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ASCO) has been repaired.

According to the information, the ship’s main engines were adjusted during the restoration work at the Bibiheybat Shipyard. Current work was carried out on pumps, piping systems, control valves of ballast-drying systems, lifeboats, automatic control systems of machinery, and electrical equipment. The ship was lifted to the shipyard, the underwater part and the surface part were cleaned and painted. The company replaced damaged areas in the underwater and surface parts of the hull.

Besides, ASCO fixed the ship’s propulsion system, bottom and side fittings, treads. After the repair, the Atamoglan Kerimov crane ship was put to sea test. It completed testing and returned the vessel to operation.