Flat bottom, vertical sides and curves were found in good condition, shell plating, welded seams and butts without deformations or signs of pitting were observed. Bilge keels found in good condition. No abnormalities observed on the weld joints. Two Four bladed SPP propellers found in good condition without missing pieces. Minor chipping was observed on the tips of the blades. Rudder was found in good condition. No fishing nets or leakage of oil was observed on the tail shaft. Rope-guard was found in position. Hull paint coating was found in good condition. Sea chest gratings found in position with bolts and nuts in securing arrangement. Sea chest gratings were also found 80% fouled and were cleaned.
UNDERWATER INSPECTION REPORT
CASE STUDY DESCRIPTION
Underwater Inspection for class RINA of whole submerged hull and appurtenances, sea chest cleaning, CCTV video footage and photos of operations.