Umnenga means whale in the Xhosa language, a South African ethnic group, for Eco-Oil Umnenga meant in 2020 the biggest cleaning job on a tanker. About 100 tons of sludge were removed, in an operation that proved to be very difficult due to the unpreparedness of the work - “when the ship arrived at the [...]
In January, Eco-Oil carried out the cleaning of two Venezuelan tankers for PDV Marina. In this operation, besides the usual teams of service providers, we have the permanent monitoring of a rescue team of the Sapadores de Setúbal, which is an important improvement in the prevention and intervention capacity in case of an accident.
Eco-Oil concluded in March 2016 the demucking operation in ASPEN SPIRIT, NORDIC SPIRIT and PROTEO, with a total of 380 tons of sludge removed. After the success of the demucking operation of ZEUS in November 2015, in March 2016 Eco-Oil accomplish a similar operation in the sister-vessel PROTEO, which is managed by the same company.
Eco-Oil concluded another demucking operation in ZEUS in November, with the final output of 300 tons of sludge.
Eco-Oil has done a new demucking operation in MT Beijing.