Repair of laker type vessel Wicko in MSR Gryfia -
Repair of laker type vessel Wicko in MSR Gryfia
Date of publication: 13.11.2015

Bulk carrier (laker type) Wicko belonging to the Polsteam entered the MSR Gryfia Yard. In floating dock no 5 MSR Gryfia performs standard dock repair.

Scope of work on the board of vessell includes among others: maintenance and painting of the hull and six cargo holds, the inspection of electric engines, repair of the shaft seals and reneval of propeller, rudder repair, piping and electrical works as well as ballast tanks.  

Vessel was built in 2010 in Chinese shipyard Xingang. The vessel is 190 m long and over 23 m wide. Wicko is the largest ocean ship which is housed in narrow canals and locks leading to the Great Lakes.

This is another case where MSR Gryfia works for Polstaem. In this Year the shipyard was repaired also different “laker” type unites, among others: m/s Miedwie, m/s Drawsko and m/s Skawa.