MINOR / MAJOR CONVERSIONS

The shipping industry and its regulatory framework is continuously changing:
Enviromental standards are getting stricter, fuel prices have become unpredictable, demnads towards vessels safety are increasing. As a consequence, vessels in service may have to undergo minor or major conversions in order to remain profitable. SDC is ready and prepared to tackle these challenges.

Our portfolio comprises:
  • Bulbous bow optimizations
  • Emission reductions
  • Ballast water management calculations
  • Scrubber refits
  • Reefer boosts
  • Ballast water treatment layout
  • Draught increase calculations
  • IHM (inventory of hazardous materials)
  • Panama refits
  • Lengthenings
  • Widenings
  • Shiptype change
  • LNG retrofit
only to name a few of the wide range of our services, to ensure profitable operation today and in the future.

The documentation on-board is getting more and more sophisticated and SDC assits to make sure the the vessel are actually in accordance with rules and regulations by providing proper and accurate documentation.

Latest reference projects:

  • Lengthening MV "Peter Pan"
  • Ducktail conversion for MV "Hanseatic"
  • LNG retrofit of MV "Ostfriesland"