Repair of Crankshaft on Board a Vessel

Crankshaft repair is possible without removing the crankshaft from the block.

Crankshaft Repair on Board a Vessel
Crankshaft Repair on Board a Vessel

In case of failure of bearing, it is generally observed that the crankshaft is damaged. While it is easy to replace the bearings it is challenging proposition to undertake the repair of crankshaft and put the engine back in to operation.

Removal of crankshaft for repair from the engine block inevitably translates to high cost of repair and downtime. RA Power Solutions undertakes repair of crankshaft on site without removing it from the engine block. The portable, light weight crankshaft grinding machine is taken to the site by experienced technicians to undertake crankshaft repair by grinding.

Repair of Crankshaft from Engine Block Window
Repair of Crankshaft from Engine Block Window

The important parameters prior to crankshaft repair are checked like taper and ovality, hardness, crack, physical profile of lube oil and radius fillet, etc. In the event all the major parameters falls within the stipulated tolerances of the manufacturer’s specifications and tolerances crankshaft repair is undertaken.

RA Power Solutions can undertake crankshaft repair of diameter ranging as small as 60 mm to 700 mm onsite. The repair of crankshaft is also possible on board the vessel or while the vessel is sailing in high seas. All our technicians have necessary qualifications and have valid seaman passport.

Repair of Crankshaft and Engine Block After Major Accident
Repair of Crankshaft and Engine Block After Major Accident

RA Power Solutions has successfully undertaken repair of more than 10,000 crankshafts and is having four decades of experience to execute crankshaft repair successfully.

Crankshaft Grinding
Crankshaft Grinding

 

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