Reference Projects

Project References


Lavastica International is well known in the market as supplier for spare parts, complete systems and custom made equipment. This includes also the engineering, commissioning and service of complete installations. Lavastica operates in the maritime, offshore and industrial market since 1998. The high quality of equipment and services is one of the reasons that many customers has chosen Lavastica as supplier for their projects. Below you will find some reference projects that has been carried out by Lavastica.


FPSO Serpentina – Deutz 16 cylinder fire pump engine overhaul

TotalFPSO Serpentina is a 307,000 DWT FPSO, which is operated by SBM Offshore and owned by ExxonMobil. With a maximum storage capacity of 2,14 million barrels of oil, it is very important that the firefighting equipment is at its best performance at all times. One of the main components of a well working firefighting system is the main fire pump.
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Bluewater – FPSO “Aoka Mizu” Fire & Gas detection upgrade

TotalBluewater Energy Services is one of the main operators of Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) installations. These FPSOs have to be adjusted when they get to operate on a new oil- or gas field. These FPSOs have to be adjusted when they get to operate on a new oil- or gas field.
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Pullmantur Zenith – Valve remote control renewal

TotalPullmantur Cruises has been a loyal customer of Lavastica for many years now, buying a very wide range of products and services. Therefore, Pullmantur contacted us for the renewal of their Damcos hydraulic valve remote control system.
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Our new site is online


New-website-online.jpgWe are very excited to have launched our new website www.lavastica.com! We worked on a new design, renewing the images especially all the brand logos and product images as well as the content. Our new website is easier and faster to navigate and more compact thanks to the new product overview pages.
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Lavastica is back (in Rotterdam)!


Lavastica new officeLavastica was located in Rotterdam between 1998 and 2008 and moved to Bergschenhoek in 2009. Now, after 9 years, we are back in Rotterdam! With a lot more space in our office and warehouse and with our facility based much closer to most of our business relations and the Rotterdam ports, we will be able to serve you better, faster and more efficiently.
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Lavastica International wins the Marketing Award at Europort


Marketing-Award.jpgFrom 7 to 10 November, Lavastica International participated in the maritime exhibition "Europort 2017" and it was a great success. We have met exciting new contacts, spoken to many existing customers and suppliers and above all, we are awarded with the Europort Marketing Award 2017, of the 1,100 exhibitors!
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FPSO Serpentina – Discharge valve renewal

FPSO Serpentina – Discharge valve renewalLavastica was contacted by SBM for the renewal of the E/R discharge valve. The request was for a DN900, JIS 10k butterfly valve with electric actuator and position transmitter. For the valve, SBM requested an aluminium bronze disc, but after reviewing the application, we have proposed a much more cost-effective Bray S36 carbon steel...
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FPSO ASENG – Safety pressure relief valves

FPSOThe pressure relief valve (PRV) is a valve used to control or limit the pressure in a system or which can build up for a process upset, instrument or equipment failure, or fire. The pressure is relieved by allowing the pressurised fluid to flow from an auxiliary passage out of the system. The relief valve is designed or set to open at a predetermined...
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Fish farm barges – Fire Detection systems

Fish farm barges – Fire detection systemsLavastica supplies systems, spare parts and services to an Estonian shipbuilding group for many years. This group has contacted Lavastica for the newbuild of a series of fish farm barges, for which they require compact fire detection systems. Lavastica selected the conventional Consilium Salwico Workboat systems for these barges.
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Double-end ferry – Addressable Fire Detection system

Double-end ferry – Addressable fire detection systemLavastica was contacted by a long-time customer in the shipbuilding industry for a double ended ferry that the customer was building. The customer indicated that they wanted a high-quality, reliable addressable fire alarm system for this vessel. After reviewing the received drawings, Lavastica calculated and proposed a Consilium...
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M/Y Bravado - Fire Detection upgrade

M/Y Bravado - Fire detection upgradeThe 44,5 meter motor yacht "Bravado" was equipped with a Servoteknikk BMS-904 fire detection system, which has become obsolete. Therefore, Lavastica was asked to find a good solution to replace the central. After a first service visit to assess the situation on board, we have quoted a partial Salwico Cargo - STIM.
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P&O Ferries - Pride of York & Pride of Bruges - Fire Detection extended lifetime projects

P&O Ferries - Pride of York & Pride of Bruges - Fire detection extended lifetime projectsThe Ro-Ro/Passenger ferries "Pride of York" and "Pride of Bruges" owned by P&O Ferries were built in 1987. Both vessels are equipped with Autronica fire detection systems type BS-100. After Autronica announced to stop producing spare parts for this system, P&O Ferries contacted Lavastica...
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Sean platform - Fire & Gas Detection upgrade

Sean platform upgrade Fire & gas detectionLavastica International won the order to upgrade the Fire & Gas Detection system for the SEAN Platform. In 2015, Oranje-Nassau Energie (ONE) completed the acquisition of a 50% operated interest in the Sean field, located in the UK’s Southern North Sea.
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M/V Thor Harmony - Fire Detection retrofit

M/V Thor Harmony - Fire detection retrofitThe open hatch bulk carrier "Thor Harmony", owned by Thoresen Shipping is built in 2002. The ship was equipped with a Servoteknikk BMS-904 fire detection system. As the parts for this system are obsolete, Lavastica advised a partial Salwico Cargo - STIM refit.
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FPSO Mondo - Fog/Jet monitor upgrade

FPSO Mondo - Fog/Jet monitor upgradeFPSO Mondo, owned by a joint venture between SBM Offshore and Sonangol, was looking for an upgrade of their fire monitors on board. Lavastica was contacted by a contractor and supplied a complete set of SKUM FJM-80 WTO DIN oscillating fog/jet monitors.
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Factory trawler Jose Marti - Davit & rescue boat renewal

Factory trawler Jose Marti - Davit & rescue boat renewalThe davit and rescue boat on board of factory trawler vessel "Jose Marti" needed to be replaced after many years of service. Lavastica supplied a complete davit with pedestal, rescue boat with 25HP Yamaha outboard motor and cradle. In case of emergency, the crew can leave the ship safely..
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BP Platform - ORGA Helideck lighting

BP Platform - ORGA Helideck lightingNew regulations state that all offshore helidecks and helipads will have to be well lit for night flights and daytime low-visibility flights. ORGA is one of the main brands in helideck lighting. Therefore, Lavastica selected ORGA for this project for a BP offshore platform based in the Gulf of Mexico.
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KONE Industrial - Supply agreement smoke switch systems

KONE Industrial - Supply agreement smoke switch systemsWorld famous elevator- and escalator manufacturer KONE has chosen Lavastica to be their supplier for the smoke switch systems for emergency operation of the automatic doors and elevator doors. Included in this agreement are the supply of smoke detectors, power supplies, door holder magnets..
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Kaunas Seaways - Fire Detection upgrade

kaunas-small.pngDFDS granted Lavastica the order to upgrade the fire detection system on board of Kaunas Seaways.
Ro-Ro/Passenger vessel "Kaunas Seaways" is a DFDS ferry vessel built in 1989. The vessel was equipped with an old Servoteknikk MBS-802 conventional fire detection...
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Wintershall Noordzee - Frame agreement signed

Wintershall-small.pngLavastica International supplies fire and gas detection equipment to Wintershall Noordzee for many years now. Wintershall operates around 30 oil- and gas production platforms in the North Sea. Most of them are unmanned, so it is important for them to have high quality and...
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Castoro 10 - A0 Fire resistant roller shutters

Castoro-10-A0-Fire-resistant-roller-shutters-Reference.jpgSaipem contacted Lavastica International B.V. for a renewing project of the A0 Class, marine approved roller shutters on board of pipelay barge Castoro 10. After a period of engineering and design, Lavastica was awarded the order to supply these custom made roller shutters..
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KM. Kelimutu - Fire Detection upgrade

KM-Kelimutu-Fire-detection-upgrade-Reference.jpgLavastica was contacted by an Indonesian installation company because the passenger vessel KM Kelimutu had some issues with their (old) Servoteknikk BMS-904 fire alarm system. Lavastica quoted and supplied a cost efficient system..
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KM. Pangrango - Fire Detection upgrade

KM-Pangrango-Fire-detection-upgrade-Reference-(1).jpgLavastica was consulted by an Indonesian installation company to refit the old Servoteknikk MBSA-809 system on board of KM Pangrango. Lavastica selected the new Consilium Salwico Cargo addressable fire alarm system for this project..
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Project Aasta Hanstein - Fire and Gas Detection equipment

Aasta-hanstein-small.pngLavastica International B.V. won the order to supply the gas detection equipment and signaling devices for the Aasta Hansteen topside project from Statoil. Lavastica selected the Simtronics GD10 gas detectors, DNH DSP-15 speakers...
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Pioneering Spirit - Fire Detection System

Pioneering SpiritLavastica International was involved in the project Pioneering Spirit (previous Pieter Schelte) as representative for the Autronica fire detection system since 2003. The project was engineered by Excalibur, a subsidiary of Allseas Engineering.
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GINA KROG Pre-drilling wellhead module – Fire Detection equipment

GINA KROG Pre-Drilling Wellhead ModuleHeerema Fabrication Group was awarded the contract for building the launch jacket for the Gina Krog field development. On this jacket, there will be a pre-drilling wellhead module installed that needs reliable flame- and gas detection.
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JETLINER – Upgrade Fire Detection system

JETLINER-Small.pngThe Ro-Ro/Passenger vessel Jetliner previously had a Servoteknikk BMS-904 fire detection system on board. This system and its spare parts are now obsolete. Lavastica offered a solution to upgrade the system and kept the costs as low as possible...
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RAVN – Fire and Gas Detection equipment

RAVN-Small.pngWintershall Noordzee awarded Lavastica International the purchase order for the fire and gas detection equipment including signalling devices for their new to build platform RAVN. The platform will operate in the Danish part of the North Sea.
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Bluewater Glas Dowr - FPSO - Fire & Gas Detection

BluewaterBluewater Energy Services consulted Lavastica International to rebuild the fire and gas detection system on board of the FPSO Glas Dowr. Lavastica supplied equipment from various brands such as Honeywell, Det-Tronics, MEDC, Tyco and Siemens to the Glas Dowr.
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Abu Dhabi Mar - 3 Vessels - Fire Detection Systems

Abu DhabiLavastica International was contacted by Abu Dhabi Mar - ADM Shipyards for the refit of the fire detection systems on board of 3 fast ferries from the PacifiCat series. Our technical engineering- and sales team worked together with ADM Shipyard to come to the best solution for the fire alarm systems.
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Mitsubishi Diesel Engine -  Cooling Water Pumps

MitsubishiLavastica International was contacted Mitsubishi for advice, engineering and production of new cooling water pumps. Due to new IMO2 emission regulations for the maritime industry, Mitsubishi Diesel Engines, part of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries group, was forced to separate their high temperature (HT) .........
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Hebo Cat 7 - Emergency Response Ship - Fire and Gas Detection System

HebocatLavastica International was contacted by the subcontractor of Hebo Maritime Services to engineer and supply  the fire and gas detection system for new building ship "Hebo Cat 7". The ship is an emergency response vessel with very specific class demands and can operate in extreme conditions.
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Wintershall – L6-B - Fire and Gas Equipment

WintershallLavastica supplied the fire and gas detection equipment including signaling devices for the L6-B platform from Wintershall.  Also the test and calibration equipment has been supplied by Lavastica. Gassonic, MEDC, Tyco, Spectrex and Solo are some of the brands that are selected for this project in close.......
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Allseas – Bright Spark – Gas Detection Equipment

AllseasLavastica won the order to supply and commission the gas detection system on board of the Bright Spark. Lavastica selected Draeger as brand for this project. The Bright Spark is a ship for training purposes of welding work for Allseas.
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Fugro – Fugro Meridian – Fire Detection System

FugroLavastica supplied and commissioned the fire detection system on board of the Fugro Meridian. Due to malfunctioning of the old system it was needed to supply and install a new system within one week from inspection.
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Total – Refinery - Valves

TotalLavastica received the order to supply valves and installation material for Total Nigeria. In close cooperation with the customer, KSB Isoria 16 valves were selected by Lavastica. ISORIA 16 Valves are designed for the multitude of moderately corrosive applications throughout the industry.
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Siemens – Mega yacht – Fire and Gas Detection System

SiemensLavastica won the order to supply and commission a fire and gas detection system for a mega yacht of 115 mtr. The ship is designed and built for an undisclosed private owner. The highest safety demands was required for this project.
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Jan de Nul – Dredgers - Actuators

damcosLavastica supplied the Damcos actuators to control the valves for the dredging vessels Pedro Alvares Cabral and Bartolomeu Dias. These hoppers belongs to the fleet of Jan De Nul. The valves were produced by Bray. Lavastica selected in close cooperation with Bray Valves the actuators from Damcos.
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