Installation Of Permanent Sponsons & Cabin Upgrading For Ro/Ro Passenger Vessel

    8975 GRT, Panama flag Ro/Ro Passenger vessel M/V RIVIERA DEL CONERO belongs to Adria Ferries Ltd. of Italy has been equipped with sponsons.

      Design & Practice

    Design work for sponson was made by Studio Tecnico Navale of Italy, whereas workshop drawings were prepared by Gemak Shipyard's internal design office.

      Work Description

    Prefabrication and installation of a sponsons including piping and outfitting items such as manholes, ladders etc. All new prefabricated construction has been blasted & coated. Sponsons has been filled by polyurethane injection method.

    One of the passenger decks has been upgraded fully with new furnitures, insulation panels and cabins.

    In addition to conversion works, routine docking and survey repairs were carried out.   

      All completed in 55 days

    200 ton new sponson fabrication and installation, 400mtrs piping modification and other works were completed within 55 days.

      Main particulars of the vessel

    Class RINA
    DWT 2254
    GT 8975
    Length overall 125,70 m
    Breadth moulded 18,52 m