Responding to a last minute request for urgent service, Marine Power Systems attending a disabled vessel that had catastrophic damage to its propulsion gearbox caused after the vessels propeller had begun entangled in a submerged rope in the Firth of Thames.

The damaged gearbox was removed from the vessel and a replacement flown in from Perth, Australia. The new gearbox was skillfully lowered into position and coupled to the main engine and shaft. Once fully installed, the vessel was successfully sea-trialled and returned to fishing duties.

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