Another First, MFV Achieve at Mooney Boats Ltd

It was fantastic to have a new vessel up at the yard, the MFV Achieve. One of four, first time visitors to the yard its always great to welcome new projects and new people to Killybegs. While up at the yard we performed the following jobs:
  • Taken out...
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MFV Northern Celt Returns

We take it as a great source of pride when customers decide to return to us time after time with their boats and wwith that in mind we were delighted to have had the MFV Northern Celt up at the yard for some work, some of which was as follows:
  • Sonihull Ultrasonic...
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The MFV Emerald Isle I

We recently had the MFV Emerald Isle I (formerly MFV Stella Nova) up at the yard. While here we did the following:
  • Vessel Put Up On Syncrolift
  • Welded on new name and port of registration
  • Took of all hanging blocks and refurbished and then refitted
  • Fitted PE 500 Sheeting around the...
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MFV Boy Jason at Mooney Boats Ltd

Recently we had the opportunity to welcome back the MFV Boy Jason at Mooney Boats. While at the yard, she had a few works done, among which was the following:
  • Fitted new watertight hatch to sonar room
  • Washed, painted, anodes supplied & fitted
  • Fitted new bellows to auxiliary engine
  • Fitted...
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The MFV Atlantic Quest

We had the MFV Buddy M back up at the yard last month for some work. Among other jobs she had the following jobs done:
  • Removed tailshaft, seals replaced
  • New Cleghorn pump fitted & piped for cooling seals
  • Various electrical wiring work done
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Norfolk Rose -Vessel Lengthening at Mooney Boats Ltd.

At Mooney Boats Ltd, one of the areas we specialise in is vessel lengthening so it was with great excitement that we took on the job of lengthening the aluminium catamaran, Norfolk Rose (formerly Norfolk Tern) Be sure to check out the gallery below for pictures of the process...
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MFV Ardent at Mooney Boats Ltd

Always great to have the MFV Ardent & crew back at the yard.  The vessel came up out of the water on June 8th, and had a few jobs done, such as the following:
  • Stern shaft removed, seals replaced
  • Seacocks renewed and refitted
  • Washed painted& anodes supplied and fitted
  • Minor...
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Mooney Boats Welcomes Tormor Back to the Yard

It was great to have one of our builds back at the yard again, the Tormor was up at the yard recently for some scheduled works such as:
  • Repairs to steel
  • Washed Painted, Anodes supplied & fitted
  • Seating replaced where required
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Rose of Aran

We recently had the Doolin Ferries "Rose of Aran" up at the yard where she had the following work done among others....
  • Pulled out shafts, inspected, replaced bushings & bearings
  • Reconditioned steering
  • Rubber Fendering repaired
  • Handrails repaired
  • Realigned engines
  • Change plate in cabins
  • Washed & painted
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Blanche Hermine refitted as Doolin Express at Mooney Boats Ltd.

The Doolin Express (formerly Blanche Hermine) arrived at the yard in October 2016 for a major refit in order to prepare her for life in Irish waters, operating for Doolin Ferry Co. Among the work done on her, was the following:
  • Bollards fitted
  • Fitted emergency bilge shutoff handles
  • ...
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