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Svitzer Newstead Tug Video

Final propulsion checks before launch.


RL Marine in conjunction with Rolls Royce service technician were engaged to:

Remove propellers and repair, balance and polish both propellers port and STB.

Drain /pump oil from both legs (approx. 2100ltr per side)

Replace propeller shaft seals and steering tube seals.

Inspect gears

Inspect intermediate gear couplings

Check gear backlash

Replace input shaft seal

Replace clutch slip ring, O-ring

Clean and regrease input shaft gear coupling

Clean and regrease line shaft bearings

Check steering gear and pinion drive for wear and report

Check/change/service clutch