Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Commercial Underwater Ship Husbandry Group

999 Eller Drive, A-2
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Tel: (954) 523-4038 Fax: (954) 855-7519

Contact Information

For estimations or more information:

David Lamon
Commercial Ship Repair Program Manager

Cell: (954) 702-1014

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George H. Aristizabal
Phoenix Sales & Business Development

Cell: (757) 892-4689

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Ship Husbandry






  • Hull Cleaning
  • Propeller Polishing
  • Aperture blanking for valve repairs
  • In-Water Surveys (UWILD) Class approved (ABS, DNV-GL, Lloyds, RINA)
  • Video Inspections for damage documentation, pre-purchase, Pre dry dock
  • Pre and post dry-docking, hull coating performance
  • Wet and Dry NDT: All methods incl. Gauging (ABS, DNV-GL)
  • Hull Repair (class approved wet welding)
  • Class approved dry insert via cofferdam
  • Single sided ceramic backed
  • Collision/Grounding Damage
  • Cofferdam Fabrication and Installation
  • Cathodic Protection, ICCP anode exchange
  • Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW)


Underwater Propeller Straightening & Repair

  • Sophisticated, shop quality propeller repairs and modifications, no schedule deviation
  • Expert damage inspection and measurement
  • Straightening large bends (cold bending)
  • Precision cropping
  • Design modification
  • Static & hydrodynamic balancing
  • Replacement of C.P. blades


Underwater Stern Tube / Azipod Seal Replacement & Repair

  • Replacements and repairs major seal OEM certified no need for dry-docking.
  • Lip seals replaced & bonded underwater in dry conditions using TransHabTM
  • Complete system replacement
  • Face seals
  • Bow & stern thruster seals
  • Controlled pitch propeller seals
  • Stabilizer component seals
  • Oil Distribution Box servicing, pitch rod exchange (dry) utilizing PIHI proprietary cofferdam


Quality Tunnel / Dropdown Thruster Repair& Modifications

  • In-water Thruster Removal
  • In -water or Dry Repair
  • Extraction of thrusters for on-shore repair
  • OEM approved installation




  Although the services listed above are services that are directly deployed from this location, all of Phoenix services are available worldwide.
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