The RV Naturaliste is a 23m research trawler owned by the Department of Fisheries.
Kailis Marine has worked with Svitzer as a preferred contractor for over 20 years – for a long as the company has been in Western Australia. Works includes alongside the Fremantle facility and on the hard. Vessels include lines boats, tugs, pilot boats and work boats.
Staged refit, in two parts. Works included:
- Full refit
- Below and above water works
- Pipe works (new and repairs)
- Fault finding
- Blasting and painting
The RV Naturaliste
WHAT WE DIID
The RV Naturaliste had a full re-fit, staged in two parts. In January 2018, in-water works commenced, and in April, out of water works.
Kailis Marine worked around the availability of the vessel. The two stage refit made it easier for the client.