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November 21, 2009

Magnetic patches speed supply ship’s return to work

Magnetic patches speed supply ship’s return to work

The use of magnetic patches has resulted in the oil field supply ship CM Service returning to work in just 60 days after its hull was holed in the Caspian Sea in November. The 54 metre vessel was on supply duties offshore Kazakhstan when it hit an uncharted object that ripped two holes in its hull plating just below the engine room.

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October 20, 2009

Miko Marine starts wreck removal programme in Iranian waterways

Miko Marine starts wreck removal programme in Iranian waterways

Miko Marine AS of Oslo has signed two contracts with Tidewater Middle East, through its established joint venture J.V Miko-Båtservice, for work aimed at wreck removal in the Persian Gulf.

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March 11, 2009

Patch saves catch

Patch saves catch

Miko patches came to the rescue on 9th March when the 60 metre stern trawler m/v Nybo was in an early morning collision with another boat inside the northern Norway port of Vadsø. The Nybo sustained a 3 metre by 40 cm gash in its hull through which water began pouring into a hold containing 120 tons of freshly caught fish.

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