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Birdon Port News Feature

RMC Featured in Birdon Pty Ltd Port News

On deck: Birdon Pty Ltd electricians Pat Rodgers and Todd McGlashan working at the Port Macquarie site on Thursday afternoon.
Featured in Port Macquarie News Article: Birdon Secures $4.68 million contract to build four new vessels for Norfolk Island

http://www.portnews.com.au/story/4762745/birdon-lands-468-million-contract/?cs=257

BEPB

Bridge Erection Propulsion Boats

Bridge Erection Propulsion Boat, Repower Project is well underway with the completion of the 12th Vessel ready for trials, wiring and Electronic systems installed by Rodgers Marine.

Upgrades include BEP Battery management system’s and panel’s, Hella Marine Lighting systems, Namjet Propulsion units Teamed with Cummins Engines, All new wiring to meet NSCV commercial vessel standards.

Rodgers Marine is excited to be involved with yet another great Project carried out by Birdon Marine Port Macquarie.

BEPB Bow Profile

BEPB Bow Profile

 

BEPB Vessels

BEPB Vessels

 

 

Engine Gullwings

Engine Gullwings

Helm Control station

Helm Control station
BEPB

BEPB

Mainship 34 Refit

Mainship 34

Raymarine E127 display

Rodgers  Marine Contracting has just finished a New electrical Refit on a Mainship 34 import from the U.S.

System’s include Sidepower Bow Thruster, FisherPanda Genset,fusion Sound system, BEP switch/breaker panels, Raymarine Electronics Package and Stat-X Fire suppression system, she will be launched and motor to her new home in Sydney

Pursuit Centre Console

Pursuit Electronics Installation

Rodgers Marine has just completed a Updated  Electronics package for another valued client, the vessel is a Pursuit Centre Console, fitted with Twin Raymarine Hybrid ES  Touch displays, Full HD Radar, 1KW Airmar Transducer teamed with a CP370 Sounder Module, Raymarine VHF with full DSC distress calling.

Her first Adventure is Heading west to Broome WA

 

Raymarine HD Digital Radar

Raymarine HD Digital Radar

Raymarine ES Hybrid Touch

Raymarine ES Hybrid Touch

 

16M Pusher Tug

16M Pusher Tug

16M Pusher tug Launch

16M Pusher tug Launch

Bridge Console controls

Bridge Console controls

Rodgers Marine is Proud to have just completed another full DC Electrical and Electronics Installation on the 16M Pusher Tug Frank Wilson, Built by Birdon Marine Port Macquarie

All wiring was carried out and fitted to NSCV Standards

She has come together beautifully, sporting full Simrad Navigation system, Stat-X Fire suppression system with the Kidde Designed Marine Control Panel, ITIM Fire detection system and full Bilge and Ballast monitoring capability’s controlled by ITIM panels. She has Aquasignal LED Lighting throughout vessel.

She also has full AMI  Decktalk Intercom system and Deck Loud Hailer fitted for easy communications from bridge throughout the vessel.

The Vessel is powered by Twin MTU Detroit Diesel Engines all with Double pole Battery switching and service lockout switches isolating the 120mm Supplys to Engine’s.

Aquasignal LED Lighting

Aquasignal LED Lighting

Electronics console

Electronics console

Simrad Pilot Control Helm

Simrad Pilot Control Helm

MTU Displays

MTU Displays

Port WH Console

Port WH Console

Simrad 4G Radar and NUC Lighting

Simrad 4G Radar and NUC Lighting

Simrad Electronics console

Simrad Electronics console

Port MO Simrad Display

Port MO Simrad Display

Stat-X Fire suppression

Stat-X Fire suppression

Marine Fire control panel

Marine Fire control panel

Steering & Thruster controls

Steering & Thruster controls

Wheelhouse DC panel

Wheelhouse DC panel

Wheelhouse

Wheelhouse

Pat Portland Harbour

NAUI Standard Dress Dive Course

Over the June Long weekend Pat Traveled to Portland Victoria to complete the Naui Standard Dress Helmet Diving Course with Professional Diving Services Portland/Melbourne.

The Only course of its kind in the world.

The course included History,Theory and Diving of Standard Dress Helmets as used by the US Navy in WWII, these kits are still used widely across the Orient.

The week was finished off with a introduction to Drager LAR-V Oxygen Rebreathers and Scuba Diving in several Sink Holes over the South Australian Border to a depth of 36M.

 

 

The US Navy Desco MK V Helmet

The US Navy Desco MK V Helmet

Pat Post MK V Dive Pat Post MK V Dive

NAUI Standard Dress Course Portland

NAUI Standard Dress Course Portland

Australian Army Regional Patrol Craft Vessels

Regional Patrol Craft

Australian Government Regional Patrol Craft #14 & #15

Just finished Full Electrical and Electronics Installation,

Ready for Trials and Delivery to there new home up North.
Rodgers Marine Contracting is Proud to be involved with the RPC Project with Birdon Marine Port Macquarie.

Sea Trials

Sea Trials

 

Regional Patrol Craft

Regional Patrol Craft

 

Australian Army RPC Vessels

RPC Vessels

RPC Vessels 12 & 13 Mid Wiring/Electronics installation

RPC Vessels 14 & 15 Mid Wiring/Electronics installation

BEP DC Distribution

BEP DC Distribution

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Dept of Primary Industries

Rodgers Marine Is Proud to Maintain and Service the Electrics and Electronics on the Department of Primary Industries (Fisheries) Fleet of vessels.
We have just installed a Point 1 Lowrance GPS antenna system to the recently launched Naiad Fisheries Patrol vessel.