Author Archives: Ivana Baždarić

COMPA Repair of heavily damaged pipe of the anti-heeling system

anti-heeling system pipe repair

Our technical team successfully performed another COMPA repair on a container ship during its navigation between Hamburg and Antwerp ports! The anti-heeling system had a faulty GRP (glass-fibre) pipe that was leaking sea water heavily. The severity of the damage was vast and dozens of layers of carbon needed to be applied. Our team worked […]

COMPA Repairs technology is used on board container vessel for a scrubber system

composite technology pipe repair

Our COMPA Repair engineers and technical specialists once again managed to repair leaking glass-fibre pipe during a port call in Antwerp, Belgium. The purpose of the repair was to ensure more permanent structural integrity and watertightness of the pipe containing natrium hydroxide (NaOH) and being the part of the scrubber system. The pipe was previously repaired by the ship’s crew using a pipe repair kit, but the pipe started leaking after […]

Innovative COMPA Repairs technology presented at 72th IIW Conference in Bratislava, Slovakia

compa repairs IIW 2019

As an expert of Polymer Joining and Adhesive Technology in IIW (International Institute of Welding) Committee XVI, our Managing Director Darko Frank presented the article “Study of tube and tank specimens repaired using a carbon fiber reinforced epoxy“. For more info about COMPA Repairs technology, have a look at our brochure.  

Another COMPA repair of sea water pipe

Repairing vessel's sea water pipe in confined interior place

We had another busy month applying COMPA Repairs technology. The latest repair was conducted during the vessel’s stay in Genova port and involved repair of the crack on a leaking main sea water pipe.  To reinforce the pipe and to gain watertightness, our specialists applied COMPA patches to the inner and outer side of the […]