Category Archives: Repairs

COMPA repair of HFO bulkhead

Repair of hfo bulkhead

We completed yet another repair in just four hours while Ro-Ro/Passenger ship was in the port in south Italy. Well trained technicians applied composite patch technology and successfully stopped the leakage on a cracked HFO bulkhead. The ship managed to continue its usual operations without any setbacks. For more information and insight into other COMPA Repair cases, […]

COMPA repair of the sailboat mast

Repair of sailboat mast

The repair was carried out on the mechanically damaged mast of a sailboat in Kaštela, Croatia.The mast made of carbon fibre, with the approximate cross-section dimensions of 175×106, was repaired according to the calculations made by the eCOMPA software.  A 400 mm patch applied using vacuum bagging technique covered the damage and successfully prolonged the […]

COMPA repair of leaking pipe in process tank of scrubber system

repair of pipe on process tank of scrubber system

Acidic medium caused the crack and the leakage of the flange  of the process tank that is a part of the scrubber system. The vehicle carrier needed a fast and long-term repair solution without any setbacks or delays during its usual operations in Civitavecchia port. To reinstate watertightness, this time COMPA Repairs team applied the […]

COMPA repair of cracks on double bottom HFO tanks

repair of cracks on double bottom HFO tanks

COMPA Repairs technical team performed another repair on board Ro-Ro/Container carrier. Two cracks of about 30 cm in length were repaired on the double bottom plating just above HFO tank. Applied composite patch successfully stopped leakage and ensured tightness within only four hours. This quick repair enabled the crew to load containers and depart from the port […]

COMPA Repair of leaking fuel tank

leaking fuel tank repair

The crack appeared on the tank plate between the heavy fuel and the ballast tanks causing the leakage of the fuel into the ballast water. The ship needed a rapid and efficient repair solution. Our COMPA Repairs team worked for several hours while the ship was in the port to stop the leakage using our innovative […]

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 […]

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 […]