The Putford Puffin was docked for Class Surveys to her tanks, tailshaft and rudder surveys, anchor cable surveys, and Class inspections to valves. Whilst in dock her hull was high pressure washed off, chipped, disked and prepared, and coatings applied as per paint specification.
Steel, and pipework repairs were carried out during the docking period, electrical Meggar Tests were carried out and any defects were rectified. The Putford Puffin was the 500th vessel to be slipped or docked by Small and Co. since 1994.
Works were carried out between 18/11/2013 to 17/12/2013.