Ship Repair

Ship Repair

ESRBC delivering short lead times for repairs, high quality work and minimal vessel downtime. With our highly skilled teams and years of experience we are able to repair all kinds of damage. ESRBC shipyard is located in easily accessible ports. At our yard we have all the facilities required to get our customers on their way as soon as possible.

We understand that any damage to a vessel is inconvenient. That’s why ESRBC craftsmanship ensures that customers get a quick, safe and reliable service so that they can get on their way as soon as possible. Whether damage occurs through a collision, fire or because of malfunctioning equipment, we have the experience and the knowledge to repair it.

Cutter Suction Dredger

ESRBC offers the full range of services, whether it concerns normal, scheduled maintenance such as replacement of the wear parts of a dredge pump, damage repair or extensive refit and conversion jobs.

Gantry and jib crane repair

Whatever your lifting system, our team can provide crane breakdown assistance – working quickly to identify and rectify any issues.

We can carry out gantry crane repair, jib crane repair or overhead crane repair support, and also offer below the hook and hoist support.

Hull repair

ESRPC have developed a fully class approved process that allows permanent repair and replacement of damaged areas of hull plating.

Repair of propeller blades and fixed propellers

We have a wide range of equipment and many years of experience in repairing damaged propeller blades and fixed propellers. We rebuild damaged propeller blades in stainless steel and bronze, and we are able to balance the propellers statically with specially designed digital equipment. All jobs are carried out with approval from the classification societies.

Reconditioning of rudders and rudder arrangements

We have great experience in reconditioning of rudders and rudder arrangements. We perform the jobs in our workshop or on-site, never reducing our demands to the quality. All is as good as new after reconditioning - a quicker and more economical solution.

  • Line boring of rudder bearings.
  • Machining of all types and sizes of cones in rudder blades
  • Manufacturing and reconditioning of bearings.
  • Renewal of complete rudder arrangements.

Reconditioning of propeller equipment

We execute complete reconditioning of propeller equipment of all makes.

  • Reconditioning of shafts.
  • Complete reconditioning of all kinds of marine shaft sealing systems.
  • Reconditioning of propeller hubs
  • Machining of stern tubes on-site.
  • Centrifugal casting of white metal bearings.
  • Manufacturing of new liners and bushes in stainless steel and bronze.-

White metal

We offer casting of white metal and can help you with

  • Centrifugal casting of white metal liners, e.g. stern tube liners.
  • Manual casting of duplex journal bearings.-
  • Manual casting of thrust bearings.

Each white metal casting is carried out with great craftsmanship and all castings are subsequently exposed to ultrasonic testing to ensure proper binding between the white metal and the base material

To meet the operational requirements of a vessel and comply with classification rules and regulations, maintenance is vital. It is also often necessary to adapt and extend the lifetime of a vessel. With our many experienced shipyards and our motivated and skilled teams worldwide, we always have a suitable facility available to maintain your vessels in the best possible way.

 With our knowledge and decades of experience in the maintenance of seagoing and inland vessels, we are able to take on the most challenging maintenance projects in the shortest possible time schedules. Our highly-trained employees, in combination with our experienced and reliable project management teams, are able to perform planned maintenance work on board vessels, the scope of which is established in line with customer requirements. Projects are always planned to take place within a fixed time schedule, to the highest quality standards.