M/V Neptune Galene

Dry-docking repairs combined with Scrubber system retrofitting

Odessos Shipyard has signed a contract with the major Greek Ro-Ro owner and operator – Neptune Lines for installation of comprehensive and cost-effective Scrubbers and BWTS on series of vessels.

The first subject vessel in this series was welcomed at our Yard (the second – Neptune Thalassa is in progress). She underwent a range of maintenance, repair and retrofit works:

Project info:

  • Date of arrival: 30 Jan 2019
  • Date of departure: 28 Feb 2019
  • Vessel’s name: M/V NEPTUNE GALENE
  • Vessel’s type: Ro-Ro
  • Gross Tonnage: 36602
  • Deadweight: 11260 t
  • Length x Breadth: 170,00 x 28,00 m
  • Year built: 2014

Tasks performed for this project:

  • Dry-docking repairs combined with Scrubber system retrofitting
  • Hull coating with Silicone paint
  • Bow-thruster overhaul
  • Full ME overhaul
  • Tail shaft and rudder arrangement surveys
  • Cargo ramps repairs including new wires

“We would like to thank you once more for the good co-operation and timekeeping during subject vessel’s repair and we are looking forward to many more successful co-operation with your good people and your good shipyard.”

Ioannis Matsoukas

Deputy Manager/Repairs & Conversion Dpt – Neptune Lines


Scrubber system retrofitting including:

  • New scrubber unit
  • SW pumps
  • Inlet/outlet SW piping
  • Reconstruction of exhaust gas piping with by-pass (M Engine, Aux. Engines, Boiler, Incinerator)
  • Air-sealed valves
  • Electrical, automation and monitoring
  • Extension of the funnel structure (3 dimensions) in order to accommodate the scrubber and machinery
  • Modification of the Sea chests

Scrubber system retrofitting in numbers:

  • Duration: 28 days
  • SW pipes: 14-20 inch total: 140 m
  • Exhaust gas piping dia 450-1200 mm total: 48 m including damper insulation, etc.