WaterBridge Steel

Aug, 2013 -- June 2014


With the vessel now floating it is little more than empty a steel hull. We now embark on installing all the machinery, miles of piping and wiring plus building all the structure above the car deck. 



Fabrication of the deckhouse and wheelhouse


Electrical Switchboards being lowered into the vessel.


Propeller installation


Engine Installtion


Engineering control room wiring

Painting and installing navigation electronics

Interior finishing on the crew deck

Turning the vessel around so we can finish the aft ramps.

First Sea Trial

Interior painting complete

The DEV Galena in her last week of service with the MV Columbia in the background ready to replace her.

The MV Columbia in her first week of service.