Offshore + Marine Engineering

Hull Structure Repairs

As vessels age they are subject to harsh environmental conditions and become physically damaged in many ways, the need for hull repairs becomes an ongoing issue.

Whittaker Engineering carry out Hull structure repairs in challenging, confined area’s with a team of experienced coded welders who can be mobilised quickly for any event, and will carry out any repair to the highest standards, meeting Class Rules.

Specialised Class approved weld procedures utilising induction heating have been developed for repairs below the waterline (water backed) for use in both cold and warm waters, these have been successfully deployed in the North Sea.

Whittaker Engineering also have experience, expertise and the welding procedures required for hull repairs to meet Class Rules on aluminium hull structures.    

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