Author:Gijs ter Stege

Annual DP trials

Annual DP trials focus on verification if the vessel and DP system are fully functional and well maintained. The annual DP trials demonstrate the readiness, performance, protection and the fault tolerance according to the equipment class requirements. Changes to the DP systems will be verified to...


Security on workboats

Working in small ports without any ISPS procedures, moored on public quays and with limited resources available. Workboats and CTV's are found in difficult circumstances to ensure the security on board, but the security of such vessel is frequently found to be a threat. In the...



Maritime Support conducted the FMEA, prepared the FMEA proving trials protocol&DP operating manual and supported during the FMEA proving trials for the Nora-B. The Neptune Shipyards build shallow-draft EuroTug 3515 holds a Bureau Veritas DP-2, Dynapos (AM/AT R) notation. The multipurpose shallow draft vessel is...