Tag Archive: Anode Installation

The European Eel Regulations – A Slippery Problem

In 2009 regulations came into effect in order to protect the European Eel (Anguilla anguilla), whose numbers are in decline. Eels spawn in the Sargasso Sea and the young, known as glass eels,… Continue reading

What is “The Bends”?

Most people have heard of the bend (decompression sickness), but not many know exactly what it is! Decompression sickness is caused when bubbles of nitrogen gas are formed in the blood, when the… Continue reading

Surveying Historic Structures

Over the years our professional team of divers have undertaken work on a wide range of historic structures including bridges, tunnels, aquaducts and locks.  The work has involved surveys, maintenance, repair, protection and… Continue reading

Anode Installation you can count on!

One of the services in frequent demand at Commercial & Specialised Diving is the installation of sacrificial anodes. This is a highly skilled operation that requires underwater welding. Sacrificial anodes help protect submerged… Continue reading

Anode Installation

One of the services in frequent demand at Commercial & Specialised Diving is the installation of sacrificial anodes. This is a highly skilled operation that requires underwater welding. Sacrificial anodes help protect submerged… Continue reading

Cathodic Protection for Underwater Structures

Cathodic protection (CP) is a technique used to control & protect the corrosion of a metal surface. The bathycorrometer (bathy) is used in the commercial diving world to determine the corrosion status of… Continue reading

New RNLI Centre Opens

It is fantastic news to see that The RNLI have opened the new all-weather lifeboat centre (ALC) in Poole, Dorset. This building will be used for the building of brand new lifeboats. The… Continue reading

Underwater Welding

One of the highly specialised services we offer our clients, and one that many commercial diving companies do not is underwater welding. These highly skilled operations require training, precision and expertise and are… Continue reading

Welding Sacrificial Anodes to Sheet Piling, Poole Quay

This month, Commercial and Specialised Diving Ltd have been replacing galvanic anodes to a sheet pile wall in Poole Quay.

Underwater Anode Installation at the RNLI College Poole

As the national training center for the Royal National Lifeboat Institutions lifeboat crews from around the UK and Republic of Ireland, the RNLI College Poole saw 1263 lifeboat crew and 604 lifeguards attend… Continue reading