Posts Tagged ‘AkzoNobel’

AkzoNobel develops pioneering marine fouling prevention solution based on UV-LED technology

AkzoNobel develops pioneering marine fouling prevention solution based on UV-LED technology
UV Panel AkzoNobel is to develop a revolutionary fouling prevention technology which uses ultraviolet light-emitting diodes (UV-LED). The pioneering solution – which uses underlying technology developed by Royal Philips – will be applied to underwater surfaces to eliminate fouling growth.  By teaming...
February 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

AkzoNobel surpasses 100 Intercept 8500 LPP applications, saving 25.5m USD of fuel and 274,000 MT of CO2

AkzoNobel surpasses 100 Intercept 8500 LPP applications, saving 25.5m USD of fuel and 274,000 MT of CO2
.. October 31, 2017 – Owners and operators are saving fuel costs and reducing carbon emissions with AkzoNobel’s patented biocidal antifouling coating Intercept® 8500 LPP, part of the International® product range. The coating, which has seen rapid adoption among customers with over 100 applications...
October 31st, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

AkzoNobel’s cargo tank coating wins ICIS Innovation Awards

AkzoNobel’s cargo tank coating wins ICIS Innovation Awards
October 16, 2017 – AkzoNobel scooped two prestigious honors at the recent ICIS Innovation Awards for the Interline 9001 ultra-performance cargo tank coating supplied through its International brand. As well as being awarded with the overall Innovation Award, Interline 9001 also received the Best Product...
October 16th, 2017 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

AkzoNobel supports Vine Trust medical ship set to transform thousands of lives

AkzoNobel supports Vine Trust medical ship set to transform thousands of lives
… August 10, 2017 – People living in remote and isolated Amazonian communities will now have access to primary healthcare, thanks to the support of a medical ship operated by Vine Trust and restored using coatings from AkzoNobel. Vine Trust’s new vessel, named MV Forth Hope, is expected to...
August 10th, 2017 | Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety | Read More

AkzoNobel releases Intertrac Vision Lite, introducing Intertrac Vision to Wider Audience

AkzoNobel releases Intertrac Vision Lite, introducing Intertrac Vision to Wider Audience
… June 21, 2017 – A wider set of customers can embark on a ‘Digital Voyage’ – a new customer experience with AkzoNobel’s Intertrac Vision Lite. The new iPad App offers a lite version of Intertrac Vision, AkzoNobel’s big data hull performance prediction tool. Free-to-use Intertrac Vision...
June 23rd, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

1000 vessels already protected with AkzoNobel’s sustainable coatings

1000 vessels already protected with AkzoNobel’s sustainable coatings
April 13, 2017 – AkzoNobel’s ongoing efforts to make shipping more sustainable reached another landmark recently with the 1,000th application of Intersleek 1100SR, the biocide-free fouling control coating, part of the International® range. The milestone was achieved with the Al Gattara LNG...
April 13th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Maersk Line partners with AkzoNobel to drive sustainability

Maersk Line partners with AkzoNobel to drive sustainability
André Veneman, AkzoNobel’s Corporate Director of Sustainability, with Annette Stube, Head of Sustainability, Maersk Transport and Logistics March 28, 2017 – AkzoNobel and leading global container shipping company Maersk Line have signed a strategic sustainability partnership to reduce carbon...
March 28th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events | Read More

$3bln of fuel and 32mln tons of CO2 saved as AkzoNobel marks Intersleek’s 21st anniversary

$3bln of fuel and 32mln tons of CO2 saved as AkzoNobel marks Intersleek’s 21st anniversary
Robert Wong, Marketing Director, Marine Coatings, and Oscar Wezenbeek, Managing Director, AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings Business, celebrate the milestone with staff. March 21, 2017 – Ship owners and operators using the Intersleek® range of biocide-free marine coatings supplied by AkzoNobel...
March 21st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

AkzoNobel awards shipping industry’s largest ever number of carbon credits to Grimaldi Group

AkzoNobel awards shipping industry’s largest ever number of carbon credits to Grimaldi Group
Dr André Veneman, Director of Sustainability, AkzoNobel, presents 109,617 carbon credits to Dario Bocchetti, Corporate Energy Saving Manager, Grimaldi Group. October 27, 2016: Leading global logistics company Grimaldi Group has received the largest number of carbon credits to have been issued through...
October 27th, 2016 | Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

AkzoNobel to use ISO 19030 compliant data analysis to validate and verify hull coating performance predictions from Intertrac Vision

AkzoNobel to use ISO 19030 compliant data analysis to validate and verify hull coating performance predictions from Intertrac Vision
July 26, 2016 – AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business has today outlined for the first time its full compliance with ISO 19030, the new standard for measuring hull and propeller performance. The requirements for ISO 19030 have been incorporated into AkzoNobel’s recommendations for hull performance...
July 26th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel’s methodology for sustainable ship owners wins major environmental award

AkzoNobel’s methodology for sustainable ship owners wins major environmental award
Mike Winter accepting award on behalf of AkzoNobel AkzoNobel’s pioneering methodology for rewarding ship owners who use sustainable hull coatings has been named Environmental Leader Product of the Year for 2016. The award recognizes the introduction of the shipping industry’s first carbon credits...
June 23rd, 2016 | Awards, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shipping industry to benefit from Intercept® 8500 LPP, AkzoNobel’s revolutionary antifouling

Shipping industry to benefit from Intercept® 8500 LPP, AkzoNobel’s revolutionary antifouling
Ship owners and operators can now benefit from improvements in operational, cost and environmental efficiencies thanks to the latest antifouling developed by AkzoNobel, which is set to revolutionize the biocidal coatings market. Intercept 8500 LPP is the highest-performing biocidal antifouling in the...
March 23rd, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel announces first issue of carbon credits from Intersleek technology

AkzoNobel announces first issue of carbon credits from Intersleek technology
AkzoNobel has announced the issue of more than 126, 000 carbon credits worth more than $500, 000 – the first to be awarded under the company’s landmark scheme for the shipping industry – which was developed in conjunction with the Gold Standard Foundation and the Fremco Group. Launched in 2014,...
February 24th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology | Read More

International Paint’s Jim Brown retirement announcement

International Paint’s Jim Brown retirement announcement
Jim Brown Following is the retirement announcement of Jim Brown from International Paint; we wish him all the very best, Good Health and Luck: Hello, It is with some sadness, but also a great sense of excitement, that I am announcing my retirement as Market Development Manager of AkzoNobel’s Marine...
January 26th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

AkzoNobel launches Intertrac Vision…

AkzoNobel launches Intertrac Vision…
AkzoNobel launches Intertrac Vision, the shipping industry’s first consultancy tool to predict the impact of fouling control coatings on ship efficiency IntertracVision provides an instant assessment of ROI from the comparison of fouling control coatings prior to application Advanced science enables...
October 15th, 2015 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Stores and Provisions, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel’s Intersleek® and Carbon Credits methodology feature in the UK Chamber of Shipping’s ‘A Maritime Nation’

AkzoNobel’s Intersleek® and Carbon Credits methodology feature in the UK Chamber of Shipping’s ‘A Maritime Nation’
Trevor Solomon AkzoNobel’s Intersleek® marine coatings and its carbon credits methodology are to feature in a new in depth news programme A Maritime Nation.Commissioned by the UK Chamber of Shipping and produced by ITN Productions,  A Maritime Nation is an online news programme that will investigate...
September 8th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel’s carbon credits methodology wins environmental award

AkzoNobel’s carbon credits methodology wins environmental award
Trevor Solomon AkzoNobel’s landmark carbon credits methodology for the shipping industry has won the Best Offsetting Project award in the 2015 Voluntary Carbon Market Rankings. Based on nominations from leading stakeholders within the voluntary carbon markets, the prominent award recognizes the efforts...
July 6th, 2015 | Awards, Environment, Technology | Read More

Interline®9001 application progresses on major chemical carrier Newbuildings with Navig8

Interline®9001 application progresses on major chemical carrier Newbuildings with Navig8
Interline 9001 application on the first in the series NAVIG8 ALMANDINE Leading ship owner Navig8, is progressing application of Interline®9001, an advanced cargo tank coating from AkzoNobel’s International® marine coating product range, on a series of 18 chemical tankers currently under construction...
March 5th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

The SSI Highlights the Rise of the ‘Sustainable Shipper’

The SSI Highlights the Rise of the ‘Sustainable Shipper’
Charterers’ future procurement decisions will be driven by an increasing drive to improve sustainability within shipping supply chains London, 18thNovember 2014 – The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a pioneering coalition of companies from across the global shipping industry focused on uniting...
November 20th, 2014 | Environment | Read More

The SSI highlights the rise of the “Sustainable Shipper”

The SSI highlights the rise of the “Sustainable Shipper”
Charterers’ future procurement decisions will be driven by an increasing drive to improve sustainability within shipping supply chains   London,  18th November 2014 – The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a pioneering coalition of companies from across the global shipping industry focused...
November 18th, 2014 | Associations, Chartering, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News | Read More

AkzoNobel details financial benefits of carbon credits methodology

AkzoNobel details financial benefits of carbon credits methodology
Two ship owners are due to be awarded a combined total of almost $500, 000 when the first claims resulting from a new carbon credits methodology developed by AkzoNobel and The Gold Standard Foundation are finalized next year. The scheme allows ships to generate income in the form of carbon credits, which...
October 30th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Intersleek®1100SR receives industry-wide recognition

Intersleek®1100SR receives industry-wide recognition
QinetiQ RINA Award: Kevin Reynolds Associate Technologist International Paint receives the Award from Sarah Kenny, Managing Director of QinetiQ Maritime and Peter French, President of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Hat trick of award nominations for advanced hull coating technology results...
May 27th, 2014 | Awards, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

First ever carbon credit methodology developed for international shipping approved by The Gold Standard

First ever carbon credit methodology developed for international shipping approved by The Gold Standard
April 29, 2014 – New approach drives uptake of foul release eco-efficiency technologies and provides revenue from carbon reductions AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business, supplier of International® advanced hull coatings and The Gold Standard Foundation have announced a new and unique marine-based...
April 29th, 2014 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The Blame Game

The Blame Game
Costas Frangeskides Rebecca Curran At an event in the summer of 2013, issues related to where the blame lies when discrepancies occur during a paint job or refit were discussed. One thing was clear – we need more clarity. Rebecca Curran speaks with the experts about the due diligence one should exercise...
February 19th, 2014 | Insight, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology, Yachting | Read More