CSD carry out Repairs to Large Hole!

CSD have been undertaking repairs to the sheet pile wall in Poole harbour Having carried out a previous condition survey of the wall, CSD located the large hole which clearly needed addressing. Steel… Continue reading

Testimonial from Valued Customer

Multiple diving operations – Somerset Sluices “It’s a pleasure to work with Commercial and Specialised Diving. Their guys are always courteous, on time and work with good equipment. I’ve always found CSD to… Continue reading

Rapid Response at Poole Harbour!

CSD demonstrated its ability to spring into action at short notice this month, following a call from the PHC. The hopper dredger doors that service one of PHC’s dredgers had become snagged, resulting… Continue reading

Repairs to Poole Lifting Bridge

Earlier this month CSD were called in to conduct some repairs in the scheduled maintenance programme to the main lifting bridge in Poole Harbour. The team were called upon to carry out a… Continue reading

Vital Repairs to Hydrotherapy Pool

By their nature mosaic tiles are vulnerable and awkward to repair, fortunately CSD are highly skilled in this area and have a lot of experience with this type of work

Testimonial from Cream Care

The Managing Director at Cream Care, Martin , and his response to the tile work that was carried out at their pool: “Lovely guys who were very professional, and did a good job”.… Continue reading

Leisure Centre in London gets a Good Tiling!

water had penetrated underneath causing them to apex and de-bond from the tank floor

Top Tip – Tile Tap Test

This is a simple and effective test that we commonly use to investigate areas of tiles that are at risk of debonding from the pool wall or floor. Tiles may become debonded for… Continue reading

Portland Sonar Live Diver Trials

Last month, Commercial and Specialised Diving were at Portland Harbour to assist Sonardyne in their Live Diver Detection Surveys. Sonardyne are experts in acoustic positioning, inertial navigation, subsea communications and sonar imaging.

Cofferdam Burning in Portland Harbour

Underwater burning requires experienced operators to utilise oxy-arc cutting equipment which cuts steel by creating an arc between the metal to be cut and the electrode, with temperatures reaching in excess of 2000°C.