As most work on the ocean is much more complex than on land, the installation process of a buoy is quite an intensive job (see picture on the right ). Apart from the materials we need (the buoy itself, shackles, steel cable, rope, etc) it involves diving and working under water. Also wear and tear in salty water is a factor to take into account, so maintenance is essential on a regular basis. Very often local dive operators help us with the latter.
It would be great if you can help! You can buy a mooring buoy which includes the installation