MFV Green Isle SO 500

Project details

In 2022, KER Group were awarded the contract to supply a Vacuum Pump system, Ice Machine, Fish Hold Refrigeration & A/C to the MFV “Green Isle”.

Works completed

•Supply Vacuum Pump System
•Supply BUUS Ice Machine
•Supply Fish Hold Refrigeration
•Completed and Installed circulating pipe work for RSW system
•Supply of A/C system
•Commissioning of all systems
Vacuum Pump Landing System
KER designed & manufactured a 12″, 3000-litre stainless steel Vacuum Tank & 12″ aluminium Landing Separator. A Samson Ocean Master 1000 vacuum pump & a 66kw motor were supplied alongside a stainless steel 4-way-valve and stainless-steel frame which was designed & manufactured by KER. A Kaeser Compressor & Kaeser Filter Drier were also supplied. A PLC control panel was designed & constructed in-house & fitted on board.

Fish Hold Refrigeration

A Bitzer Compressor, Bitzer Condenser & Bitzer Receiver was supplied. KER constructed evaporators comprised of 22 x 1.5mm stainless steel piping and chill at 0°C. All necessary copper piping was conducted by KER. Full Electrical installation including electrical cabinet.

Ice machine

A BUUS 3 tonne Flake Ice Machine & Bitzer condensing unit were supplied & an electrical control panel designed & constructed in house by KER Group.

RSW Pipework

Circulating pipework for the RSW system was constructed & installed by KER Group including all polyethylene welding.


A Fujitsu multi-split air-conditioning system was supplied to this vessel.

KER Vacuum Pump Product Offering

KER Marine Refrigeration Product Offering

KER Ice Machine Product Offering

KER Air-Con Product Offering


Client: Michael Kavanagh
Location: Killybegs, Ireland