Perform procedures in paragraph 3-8.1.
Pull controller main ON-OFF switch (Figure 3-1) to OFF.
Open (OFF) power panel 1 circuit breaker 3P5.
When bleeding receiver drain cock, ALWAYS use protective shield to protect eyes
and face from flying particles. Wear gloves and avoid skin damage by closing
buttons, collars and rolling down shirt sleeves on work clothing.
Drain air and water from receiver by opening drain cock on bottom of receiver (Figures 3-2 and 3-3). Turn small
handle clockwise until it stops. When receiver pressure gauge reads 0 psi, close drain cock.
Open drain valves on bottom of air filters 1 and 2 (Figure 3-5).
Open air station valves 1 through 5 and 7 by turning counterclockwise until they stop (Figure 3-8). Leave the
Make sure air station valves 6, 8 and 9 are closed.
Check for damage to pressure gauges and regulators, filters, and compressor/receiver. Repair or replace as
Check pipes for loose or missing fasteners or leaks. Repair as necessary.
General. The barge has two emergency shutdown modes. One mode shuts down individual systems such as
the ventilation system or a diesel HP pump, and the other mode shuts down all barge operating systems.
Both systems are operated by pushing a red button protected by a metal guard. On system shutdowns, this button
shuts off either fuel or electrical power to that system only. On total shutdown, this button shuts off all fuel and electrical
power to all operating systems.
Emergency system shutdown red buttons are on the ROWPU space starboard bulkhead just aft of the personnel
door. These seven emergency system shutoff buttons (Figure 3-8) control shore power, ventilation systems, ROWPU 1
diesel HP pump, ROWPU 2 diesel HP pump, ship auxiliary generator, ship service generator 1, and ship service
Emergency total shutdown red buttons are:
On ROWPU space starboard bulkhead aft of personnel door above and forward of row of system emergency
Outside ROWPU space starboard door on weatherdeck.
Outside ROWPU space port door on weatherdeck.
Inside ROWPU space port door to weatherdeck.
Outside dayroom door to weatherdeck.
Inside dayroom door to weatherdeck.