Tag / UMC
News • Aug 07, 2017 10:14 BST
Despite a full order book, when a call came in requesting help following a collision, our UMC team were quick to respond thanks to their global network of divers.
Press releases • Oct 28, 2016 00:01 BST
UMC, V.Group’s underwater and afloat inspection, repair and maintenance business has expanded its operations in Labuan to offer inshore operational support in addition to the existing offshore services.
Blog posts • Oct 06, 2016 17:58 BST
It’s already well known that regular propeller polishing can help achieve better fuel efficiency and most vessels will have a standard maintenance programme in place to do this – typically six to 12 months. However when the vessel is in dry dock a decision is often made to polish the propeller so what’s the difference? Jean-Paul Engels shares his thoughts...
Blog posts • Aug 30, 2016 09:24 BST
Jean-Paul Engels shares his top 10 considerations for newbuilds to ensure future underwater servicing can be carried out
News • Jul 26, 2016 07:00 BST
Being able to repair a vessel without any interruption to the schedule will be music to the ears of ship owners, charterers, crew and the fleet superintendent too. And in our latest case, UMC were able to offer their expert advice to evaluate and advise on suitable in-water propeller repair solutions.
News • May 26, 2016 07:00 BST
Our UMC team is used to dealing with unusual requests for help however a recent call from a propeller manufacturer presented a first for the team – an underwater repair to a bow thruster chain.
News • May 10, 2016 10:41 BST
The technical services companies within V.Group successfully completed their latest round of ISO9001:2008 recertification audits with Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance last month.