Recently, SECO successfully performed a load test on a heavy duty beam to be used in lifting and loading of heavy transformers during transportation by Transeast Limited. The beam was tested for a safe working load of 100 Tons. Load testing of lifting equipment prior to operations is a good engineering practice and is a
Busy day at our SECO shipyard in Mombasa as our pride, the Kobelco 250 Ton crane was preparing to depart for Suswa in the Kenyan Rift valley. The crane will be used in the loading and offloading of 9 transformers and related accessories belonging to Siemens by Spedag Interfreight East Africa Ltd., this is in
Steel tubular piling at the proposed Kenya Maritime Authority (KMA) office complex in Mombasa. The driving of 256 foundation piles will provide increased strength, stability and rigidity to the 15-floor building that will house KMA’s headquarters. For many years now, SECO has been installing piles for an extremely wide range of applications; consequently, this has
SECO has just been certified as an inspection service provider for class vessels by RINA. This is after the successful execution of the service demonstration test performed at the SECO shipyard, Mombasa. Companies providing inspection and testing services which are mandatorily requested by class rules or international regulation need to have a specific organization, with
SECO recently announced the appointment of Hendrik van der Leest as its new overall General Manager. With over 30 years of expertise in Management and Engineering in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, Mr. van der Leest has held senior positions in International environments ranging from Snr. Engineering and Project Management to General Management. Over
Southern Engineering Co. Ltd (SECO) has been awarded the contract to construct the new Kisumu Oil Jetty for Kenya Pipeline Company Limited (KPC). The Kisumu Oil Jetty will help Kenya Pipeline Company Limited (KPC) improve the movement of bulk liquid oil products. The construction work will cover a period of 6 months and will include the
Southern Engineering Co. Ltd (SECO) is currently undertaking a fuel tank refurbishment project for its client, Prime Fuels. The tanks will be used in the movement of bulk liquid oil products. SECO offers fuel depot construction and rehabilitation services, tank repairs and maintenance services, tank modifications and full tank inspection services. Our certified engineers also provide analysis and design support on
Southern Engineering Co. Ltd (SECO) has been awarded a contract to deliver a newly built modular Jack Up Barge to be named ‘ALPHAHEK 1′ with a maximum payload capacity of 240 tons. The Jack Up Barge is an order from ALPHAHEK Ltd, a joint venture company between Alpha Logistics Services (EPZ) Ltd and Vanthek International.