Monthly Archives: April 2021

From paperwork to pumping fuel at sea

Petty Officer Hayley Barwell in the replenishment-at-sea control room on HMAS Sirius. Photo: Leading Seaman Thomas Sawtell

HMAS Sirius‘ maritime personnel supervisor Petty Officer Hayley Barwell is a specialist when it comes to administration, but she also operates the rig equipment that pumps thousands of tonnes of fuel between ships during a replenishment-at-sea (RAS).