R&B Marine / RGB Electrical Sponsors Charity Golf Day to benefit Jessica June Children's Cancer Foundation.

Honoured Guest, Liverpool & Scotland Soccer Legend Ian St John Celebrates the opening of Our New Unit In Miami Fort Lauderdale.

R&B completes contract to replace the unsupportable Merlin Gerin Masterpact 'M' Circuit Breakers 25 in Total on the main & emergency switchboards with the new Masterpact 'NW' Circuit Breakers.

This was a challenging Retrofit with 4 x 6300Amp Frame and 3 x 5000Amp and 18 x 1600Amp Frame, Frame size Circuit Breakers with a mixture of horizontal and vertical connections to replicate.

All the work completed during the ships dry docking period yard in Bremerhaven.

R&B have now completed all the variants of connections required to retrofit Masterpact Type 'DA' & Type 'M' Circuit Breakers with it's equivalent circuit range of Masterpact NW Circuit Breakers without the requirement of any alterations to the existing bus-bar system.

Customers wishing to replace their aged Masterpact 'DA' or 'M' Circuit Breaker can now do so with minimal fuss and without lengthy shutdowns.

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Vessel: Skandi Vitoria - Technip
Design: AkerOSCV 06
Length: 141.3m
Crane: 250 tonnes
Accommodation: 120

R&B win contract to supply 2 x 440v pipelay switchboards, 2 x 230v distribution boards and 2 x 440/230v transformers. Our Manufacturing plant will assemble the switchboards in the UK and the contract includes to install and commission all the equipment in Brazil.

One of the main 6000 volt generator driven diesel engines supplied by "Wartsilla". Many of the systems supplied by R&B are integrated into the operational requirements for these engines. This engine drives one of the 2 x 6,500 Kw, 6000 volt generators used to drive the ships 4 x single cage induction drive motors, driving 2 x propeller shafts through 2 gearboxes.

The decks are being cleared, ready for sea trials. You can see in the distance, the counterweights at the stern of the ship, these are used to counter balance the ship when she takes on the enormous cargo structures she will transport around the globe - reference photo : A

- reference photo : B Is a second view of the counterweights looking from the stern.

Reference Photo : A

Reference Photo : B

The ships 850Kw Auxiliary Diesel Engine now fully operational and supplying the ships power as she continues with on board commissioning.