Pangaea Ocean Explorer

MPS have just finalised the commissioning of their latest project onboard ‘Pangaea Ocean Explorer’. 2 x new ‘Zenoro’ 200kw main generators that includes ‘Xeamos’ IMO Tier 3 compliant exhaust after treatment systems with DPF (Diesel Particulate filter) and SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction). We believe this is the first installation and commissioning of a system like…

City Cats Launched

MPS were selected as the preferred engineering contractor by Aus Ships Group for the build of the new double decker City Cats. City Cat 22 ‘Yoogera’ was delivered November 2019 and City Cat 23 ‘Neville Bonner’ was delivered in August 2020. The build of City Cat 24 is now underway. MPS look forward to continuing…

RAN LHD Mist Eliminators

The Royal Australian Navy’s largest vessels are receiving an MPS upgrade. Our mist eliminators are being installed to both the HMAS Canberra and HMAS Adelaide; each vessel will be protected by more than 25m2 of mist eliminators. These custom designed vents are mounted internally of existing ventilation intakes and will separate almost 100% of moisture…

MPS Expansion

MPS have recently expanded its capability, opening a second workshop facility within the Rivergate Marina and Shipyard precinct. A purpose-built manufacturing and fabrication facility to support our ever increasing defence manufacturing branch.

MY Shirley Anne

MPS have just completed a 12-month refit on the beautiful MY Shirley Anne. MPS were selected as the preferred engineering contractor for the project that also included a transom re-design, a full paint job, interior refit and new teak decks. MPS completed a full engine room strip and re-build, supply and installation of 2 x…

Holland

2017 Holland Business Trip Dan and Joel travelled to Holland to meet with various companies regarding the MPS vent head designs and also visit ‘Zenoro’ for whom MPS is a service and refit partner of. ‘Zenoro’ produce high end generators and zero soot/nox exhaust treatment systems. Check them out at superyachtgenerators.zenoro.com

Superyacht Docking

My Qing This 46m expedition superyacht docked in Brisbane for her 5 year Lloyds survey and the crew was so happy with the work being done, that they extended thier stay to allow further works to be completed. MPS spent over 1500 manhours undertaking engineering maintenance, repairs and upgrades. 

Vent Heads

Vent Heads in Service During our time in Darwin we got to see ACPB’s come and go with our vent heads installed. More importantly we visted HMAS LARRAKIA who was the first vessel to be fitted with the vent head upgrade more than 12 months ago. This gave us the chance to see how they were performing at…

Darwin Wet Season

ACPB Refits Another wet season endured in Darwin by Dan and Joel as they rotated for 5 months between the Brisbane workshop and Darwin Naval Base. Diverted flights and cyclone avoidance dockings did not stop them from meeting scheduled end dates for all activities managed by MPS. 

CCPB Refit Management

The service of MPS project managers was called on again early this year. This time it was for management of refits onboard various Cape Class Patrol Boats.  Time was spent in both Darwin and Cairns working in with the major stakeholders Serco Defence, Austal and Norship.