Regular maintenance works on the 72 m motor yacht
At the end of the summer season, regular maintenance works were made on 72m diesel electric motor yacht with ABB Azipod propulsion thrusters powered by 2 Caterpillar and 2 MTU gen sets. Capax has been in charge for planning and managing SCT shipyard resources, managing client communication and complete project management during the docking works.
Capax awarded with the gold plaque for business excellence
For the second year in a row, Capax has been awarded by the Regional Chamber of Commerce of Sibenik-Knin County with the Gold plaque in the category of the best small companies in 2014. This award is a recognition of the effective performance in our scope of work i.e. marine engineering, servicing yachts and mega yachts all over Mediterranean. Although given by the regional chamber, this award equally applies to all our branch offices besides Šibenik – Croatia, and those...
Replacement of flexible couplings on CAT generators
During the preventive maintenance period, with the objective to prevent potential defects in the future, our service engineers performed a replacement of the flexible couplings on Caterpillar generators CAT 3512 on the 72 m diesel electric motor yacht with the Azipod propulsion thrusters. A special goal was to have rails welded across the gen sets frames so that the front mounts can slide across, over the rail which have been supported from the bottom of the “I” beam to...
Knowledge is a power
We understand the specific demands for diverse application and as a part of the company development, we trained our service engineers for operation, maintenance and repair of MTU 538 series of marine engines. The course has been performed at MTU training center in Friedrichshafen, Germany during the November 2015.
New Capax's service facilities in 2016
The construction on the new Capax service hall, comprising a specialized laboratory for motor oil analysis, will begin during the first months of 2016 in Šibenik. 900 square meters of the new building will also include new Capax offices and classrooms offering practicum experience for employees. This will be a great setting for upgrading the existing collaboration between Capax and local high schools as well as the Croatian universities for electrical, electronic and...
Yacht experts event 2015
This year 4th annual yacht experts event hosted by Capax and International Yacht Collection took place in the Sibenik region. Our meeting started at the Hotel Olympia in Vodice, continued with a delicious lunch and wine tasting in the Bibich vinery and was closed with an elegant dinner at St. Michael’s Fortress in Šibenik where our guests had the opportunity to enjoy traditional homemade delicacies. Our 2015 event also sees Cape4 and International Yacht Collection unveil...
Quality Management System
Company established Quality Management System ISO 9001:2008 provided by LRQA compliance with the following scope of services: technical management, consulting and surveying in shipbuilding and ship repairing businesses; diagnostics, service and repair of marine engines, gear boxes and generators. An ISO 9001 quality management system will help us continually monitor and manage quality across all operations of our business.
Marine Surveying for Australis
We supervised the project through the docking period in SCT shipyard, ensuring that the requested works fits perfectly with the expectations of the Client.
Training courses in MTU training center
February 28th, 2015 - Since engine and systems technology is constantly evolving, we find necessary for our employees to be up-to-date with the latest technological improvements. In February, our selected employees attended and successfully passed full time courses 4000 M3/ M and ECU-7/ E3 for Blue line/ Smart line in MTU training center in Friedrichshafen, Germany. MTU is renowned for its highest level of technological expertise and its comprehensive trainings made our...
DEIF – Service and designer course for our employees
February 6th, 2015 - In DEIF training centre in Skive, Denmark Capax technicians completed DEIF PPM 3 Service/ Designer training course. DEIF from Denmark offers three global training courses and a variety of additional courses giving an in-depth gradual learning scale that enables all the technicians to fully master the sophisticated features of DEIF’s generator controllers. With the rapid advances in generator control and the increasingly sophisticated communication...