Successful sea trial Tshd "REEM ISLAND" with VOSTA LMG dredge pumps and automation
On the 27th of February 2019, the Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger “REEM ISLAND” of Koon Construction has performed a successful sea trial in Singapore. Testing the newly installed VOSTA LMG Dredge Pumps and the upgraded DCMS (Dredge Control & Monitoring System), with VOSTA LMG Automation Technology.
The newly installed VOSTA LMG Single-Walled Dredge Pumps are designed for typical pump pressures up to 16 bars. A premium design, it is made to accommodate even the severe slurries. The single wall construction and substantial suction, it provides reliable long term operations with easy maintenance that will benefit Koon Construction.
With the new VOSTA LMG pump which pressures up to 16 bars, it allows TSHD “REEM ISLAND” quicker transportation of the mixture to the hopper and to discharge location.
With the VOSTA LMG Automation Technology, TSHD “REEM ISLAND” will be able to reduce downtime and unnecessary wear and tear; thus maximising their efficiency and will be cost saving in the dredging operations for the upcoming projects. All relevant data for the process and dredging operations will be displayed to the operator; Status monitoring of the Dredge Pumps, Jet Pumps, Hopper etc.