Posts Tagged ‘Marine Coatings’

Hempel launches the one-stop coating solution for 60 minutes fire protection

Hempel launches the one-stop coating solution for 60 minutes fire protection
  The Lakhta Centre in St. Petersburg was coated with a Hempel PFP solution. Besides protecting the structures from every-day wear and tear in the adverse weather of the gulf of Finland, the coating system ensures the protection of the steel structure in the case of a fire. Today, world leading...
December 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Turkish newbuilds opt for Ecospeed Hull protection

Turkish newbuilds opt for Ecospeed Hull protection
Oil tanker in Turkey after first of only two layers of Ecospeed Two newbuild projects at Turkish shipyards have been protected using specialist coatings from Belgian coatings company Subsea Industries. Its Ecospeed hull coating and Ecoshield rudder protection coating have both been applied to a shallow-draught...
February 15th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | 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

The immeasurable value of underwater inspections

The immeasurable value of underwater inspections
Building upon conventional technical skills and know-how while also taking advantage of the latest technology, Hydrex offers a unique hull monitoring service to its customers. This gives shipowners total control of their ship’s hull condition and consequently its performance, with only a minimum...
September 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

VG Shipping applies Ecospeed to second Eco Coaster

VG Shipping applies Ecospeed to second Eco Coaster
VG-Shipping selected Subsea Industries’ non-toxic Ecospeed hull coating for the Royal Bodewes built Mirva VG and Eeva VG Eco Coasters VG-Shipping, the ship management arm of the Meriaura Group has selected Subsea Industries’ non-toxic Ecospeed hull coating for its second environmentally-safe cargo...
September 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Subsea Industries cracks cardinal coatings problems

Subsea Industries cracks cardinal coatings problems
Subsea Industries’ investment in R&D has resulted in a coating that reduces fuel consumption by 40% and keeps seas completely clean Subsea Industries has solved the cardinal problems companies are faced with when trying to square optimum hull performance with effective, environmentally-safe ship...
August 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel supports efficient on-board maintenance…

AkzoNobel supports efficient on-board maintenance…
AkzoNobel supports efficient on-board maintenance with new anticorrosive primer Intershield® One-2-One  AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business has launched a best-in-class anticorrosive universal primer, Intershield® One-2-One, which delivers simplified maintenance, waste avoidance and enhanced corrosion...
April 21st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel launches latest version of Intertrac Vision incorporating cruise vessels

AkzoNobel launches latest version of Intertrac Vision incorporating cruise vessels
AkzoNobel’s marine coatings business has today announced the addition of cruise vessels to Intertrac Vision, its ‘big data’ tool that provides accurate and transparent predictions on the fuel and CO2 savings potential of fouling control coatings, prior to application. The new version of Intertrac...
March 11th, 2016 | Environment, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Lasting cavitation damage protection for running gear

Lasting cavitation damage protection for running gear
Over the last few months a number of vessels have had their rudders coated with Ecoshield at shipyards in China, Singapore, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Poland, Hong Kong and Spain. These include several container vessels, ro-ro vessels, a crude oil tanker and a multi-purpose offshore vessel....
August 31st, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Tank coating applications made fast and simple with NOVAGUARD™ 810™ from PPG Protective and Marine Coatings

Tank coating applications made fast and simple with NOVAGUARD™ 810™ from PPG Protective and Marine Coatings
Solvent-free product offers a single-coat solution for rapid cure and return to service, suitable for a wide range of oil products and chemical cargoes. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 24 June 2015. PPG Protective and Marine Coatings has unveiled NOVAGUARD 810, a specialized tank storage coating which provides...
June 24th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

SIGMASHIELD™ 1200 from PPG is the ‘best in class’ solution for shipping in harsh environments

SIGMASHIELD™ 1200 from PPG is the ‘best in class’ solution for shipping in harsh environments
Smart combination of high quality components for easy application and fast curing at low temperatures is a winning recipe for owners of specialist tonnage. Amsterdam, The Netherlands – 09 September 2014 – PPG Protective and Marine Coatings is fulfilling growing demand for ‘ice class’...
September 9th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Lasting Ecospeed rudder protection for wide range of vessels

Lasting Ecospeed rudder protection for wide range of vessels
Last month the rudders of three ships were coated with Ecospeed at shipyards in China. A 217-meter heavy lift vessel was treated in Guangzhou, while a 200-meter roro ship and a 137-meter LPG-tanker had their respective rudders coated in Zhousan and Nantong. The three vessels are owned by different owners,...
May 24th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Ecospeed rudder applications prevent cavitation erosion damage

Ecospeed rudder applications prevent cavitation erosion damage
Recently several rudders were coated with Ecospeed in China and Latvia. In China the rudder of a 294-meter container vessel was treated in Shangai and a 125-meter LPG tanker had its rudder coated in Guangzhou. Around the same time Ecospeed was applied on both rudders of a 186-meter roro vessel in Riga,...
April 24th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More