Aft area & rudder: 18pcs of new anodes were installed of a total of 43 pcs. The anodes which were not replaced found with average depletion of 30%.
Except for minor scratches caused by anchor chain, rest was found in good condition: no deformations or abnormalities of any nature were observed. Flat bottom, vertical sides and curves were found in good condition shell plating, welded seams and butts without deformations or signs of pitting were observed. Sea chest gratings were found in good condition. No entanglements or leakage of oil was observed on the tail-shaft. Rudder found in good condition.