Stone Marine Maintains a Priority on Training

5 men stand in a workshop. three in the center are proudly showing certificates.

We continue to invest in training opportunities for engineers to hone and develop their skills.

In recognising the needs of vessel operators to have experienced, certified, and skilled engineers when ships are in for propulsion repair or controls work. Stone Marine Services has continued to invest in training opportunities for engineers to develop their skills. No fewer than six engineers have attended SCHOTTEL training academy in the last seven months, where they have been trained and assessed in a practical and classroom environment.

Ryan McIntyre, Group Sales Director, added; Stone Marine is grateful to SCHOTTEL for their ongoing support and facilitating the training at their academy in Spay, Germany. The depth of training, structure and tailoring of courses is greatly appreciated. We are very grateful for the trust and investment that SCHOTTEL has placed in Stone Marine Services, and we look forward to continuing to offer best in class service in concert with SCHOTTEL.


Right to left is Cameron Rodgie, Controls Engineer. Cameron attended the course to develop his knowledge in Noris Controls Systems for SCP-Units, Schottel Propcontrol system for SCP-Units. This included diagnostics, troubleshooting, commissioning procedures, operation and system setting.

Gary Kenny and Craig Bathgate successfully completed their training, this featured unit-specific learning, procedures for commissioning and troubleshooting, assembly and disassembly of hubs, couplings, and OD-Box, including repair and inspections.

Tom Panter – Controls & Modernisation Manager.

propulsion thruster in drydock


Regardless of the system, vessel or location, our team of propulsion experts can help.

Main Propulsion
Marine Controls system on vessel bridge


Our trained experts can provide solutions for issues on all makes of marine controls.

Marine Controls
Propeller Repairs


Our team specialises in the repair and service of all propeller types, sizes and designs.

Propeller Repair
Stone Marine Stern Seals


With 40 years of experience in seal solutions, we believe that there should be no compromise in stern seal performance.

Stern Seal Servicing
Deck Machinery Thomas Reid


For nearly 160 years the firm of Thomas Reid has been designing and manufacturing deck machinery and associated equipment.

Deck Machinery