Southern Divers are experienced in completing targeted inspections for the purpose of rehabilitation. The detail involved in these surveys is particularly important as the data is fed into rehabilitation designs. Southern Divers personnel understand the importance and relevance of these surveys and gather all key information associated with the asset for future planning. Our experience includes timber, steel and concrete pile inspections.
PILE & ASSET REHABILITATION
Targetted asset inspections carried out by qualified and experienced staff producing detailed data outputs fed directly into rehabilitation design systems.
Southern Divers have experience working with asset managers and engineers to develop and review rehabilitation designs. We work closely with corrosion experts to test and develop repair systems.
SHEET PILE INSPECTIONS
Understanding the structural requirements allow us to complete inspections to ensure all aspect of your asset are inspected for their integrity. We inspect for alignment, any gaps, map any drains and undermining. For steel sheet pile we combine additional non destructive testing methods such as ultra sonic thickness testing and CP testing.
PILE STRENGTHENING & PILE REPAIRS
Southern Divers have a range of experience installing both pile strengthening and pile repair systems. Pile strengthening systems ensure the protection of piles that are in good condition for extended life. Pile repair systems include epoxy and grout filled encasements through to pile splice and replacement.
Southern Divers can repair a range of underwater concrete structures. Divers are usually deployed where clearances and access are reduced. We have experience with a range of repair techniques from concrete breakout, structural welding and sprayback. We can design and install a range of platforms or implement vessels and floating plant to assist with these works.
STEEL STRUCTURE REPAIRS
We have a range of repair methods we can utilise on steel structures. Our team include certified and experience underwater welders for the installation sacrificial anodes, steel plate repairs and cathodic protection bars.