On deck: Birdon Pty Ltd electricians Pat Rodgers and Todd McGlashan working at the Port Macquarie site on Thursday afternoon.
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Rodgers Marine Contracting Port Macquarie is excited to join teams with Garmin Australia to become Port Macquarie’s Authorised Garmin Marine Technical Electronics Installer!
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
- Helm Control station
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
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 ES Hybrid Touch
16M Pusher tug Launch
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
Simrad Pilot Control Helm
Port WH Console
Simrad 4G Radar and NUC Lighting
Simrad Electronics console
Port MO Simrad Display
Stat-X Fire suppression
Marine Fire control panel
Steering & Thruster controls
Wheelhouse DC panel
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
Pat Post MK V Dive
NAUI Standard Dress Course Portland
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.
Regional Patrol Craft
RPC Vessels 14 & 15 Mid Wiring/Electronics installation
BEP DC Distribution
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.