Posts Tagged ‘Marine Paints’

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution
.. Today, worldwide coatings manufacturer Hempel launches a powerful new antifouling coating – Atlantic+ – providing flexible and reliable performance. Delivering unparalleled protection, Atlantic+ is designed to protect the hull from fouling throughout service intervals of up to 60 months....
February 4th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019
Philip Chaabane, I-Tech CEO. January 2019: The largest single volume order received for the barnacle-repelling antifouling ingredient Selektope® coupled with strong commercial developments in late 2018 will see the number of ships using Selektope®-containing antifouling coatings more than double in...
January 11th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

I-Tech sets its sights on large-scale Selektope® production in Europe

I-Tech sets its sights on large-scale Selektope® production in Europe
Philip Chaabane, CEO I-TECH AB To satisfy increasing customer demand for antifouling coatings including Selektope® in the marine market, Swedish bio-technology innovator I-Tech AB plans to evaluate an advanced European manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates as its large-scale...
July 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Selektope® -powered antifouling range expands with new product launch

Selektope® -powered antifouling range expands with new product launch
Philip Chaabane, CEO I-Tech AB. A brand-new antifouling product containing the unique bio-repellent ingredient Selektope® has been launched onto the global market. The increasing diversification in the range of Selektope®-containing products available to ship owners suitable for different vessel requirements...
June 21st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | 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

Hempel simplifies offshore asset maintenance with new coating range

Hempel simplifies offshore asset maintenance with new coating range
.. Two new coatings, Hempadur Quattro XO 17820 and 17870, are being introduced to increase the service life and reduce on-station maintenance requirements of offshore assets by leading worldwide coatings supplier Hempel. The new high-performance pure epoxy uni-primers presented today (9 January), combine...
January 9th, 2017 | Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

London Boat Show sees the launch of the industry’s progressive DIY Safe Anti-fouling Initiative

London Boat Show sees the launch of the industry’s progressive DIY Safe Anti-fouling Initiative
  Trevor Fielding, the BCF’s Regulatory Affairs Manager, and Sarah Dhanda, British Marine’s Chief Officer of Membership & Services, at the launch of the DIY Safe Anti-fouling Initiative British Marine, along with the British Coatings Federation (BCF) and Royal Yachting Association (RYA),...
January 8th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Selektope enters antifoulings mainstream

Selektope enters antifoulings mainstream
Selektope – keeping barnacles at bay Selektope® enters antifoulings mainstream via Chugoku  SEAFLO NEO range The first branded marine coatings to feature the breakthrough antifouling ingredient Selektope® have been launched by coatings major Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd. (CMP). Developed by I-TECH...
August 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | 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

Hempel’s fouling defence product Hempaguard applied to 500 vessels

Hempel’s fouling defence product Hempaguard applied to 500 vessels
Leading marine coatings manufacturer, Hempel, announces – after only two and a half years on the market – its award winning innovative fouling release product Hempaguard has now been applied as a full vessel coating to 500 ships. This milestone was reached yesterday with the coating of a...
April 27th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | 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

Sea Hawk Paints Mounts Caribbean Islands Family Tour

Sea Hawk Paints Mounts Caribbean Islands Family Tour
CLEARWATER, Fla. – April 4, 2016 – (Marine NewsWire) Today Sea Hawk, the world’s leading premium nautical coating brand, announced a 10-country tour that will take the form of Customer Advisory Meetings with prominent marine equipment distributors, boat builders and marine service centers...
April 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

10 year warranty on Ecolock for FSRU in China

10 year warranty on Ecolock for FSRU in China
In the second half of 2015 application of Ecolock started on a newbuild Floating Storage and Regastification Unit (FSRU) in China. This is the second project carried out for EXMAR nv, after the application on the Caribbean FLNG in 2013. Like the first project, the FSRU is built in blocks. These blocks...
April 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical | 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

Expanding Hydrex services even more

Expanding Hydrex services even more
Hydrex containers and equipment in our main warehouse. Phase 2 of the expansion and renovation of the Hydrex headquarters is now nearing its end. While the finishing touches are being put to the refurbishing of the existing locations, our staff have completely settled in at their new offices. A swift...
February 25th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | 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

I-Tech gets large market recognition of the newly EU-approved agent Selektope

I-Tech gets large market recognition of the newly EU-approved agent Selektope
Following the approval of Selektope ® under the EU’s Biocidal Products Regulation, developer I-Tech reports extraordinary uptake for antifouling coatings that include the industry’s first pharmacological means of combatting barnacle settlement. In the first month of 2016, orders amounted to double...
February 9th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Supplies | Read More

Sea Hawk provides fresh water boaters hard, fast racing finish

Sea Hawk provides fresh water boaters hard, fast racing finish
CLEARWATER, Fla. – Feb. 1, 2016 – Today Sea Hawk, the world’s leading premium nautical coating brand, announced the introduction of VMG Hard & Fast Racing Finish, a revolutionary new bottom coating geared specifically for fresh water sail boaters and power boaters looking to enhance the...
February 2nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies | Read More

Hempel launches new, top-line fouling release coating to deliver optimal fuel savings

Hempel launches new, top-line fouling release coating to deliver optimal fuel savings
Building on its industry proven Hempasil range of fouling release systems, leading marine coatings manufacturer Hempel announces the launch of a new antifouling to deliver optimal fuel savings and return on investment. The new Hempasil X3+ is a top of the line, biocide free, two-component, fouling release...
December 11th, 2015 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sea Hawk Paints Registers Biocop TF Dual-Biocide Antifouling Coating in California

Sea Hawk Paints Registers Biocop TF Dual-Biocide Antifouling Coating in California
CLEARWATER, Fla. – Nov. 9, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Today Sea Hawk Paints, the world’s leading premium nautical coating provider, announced the approved registration of the top performing dual-biocide coating, Biocop TF, by the State of California. Registration in California positions Biocop...
November 9th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

SIGMA SAILADVANCE™…

SIGMA SAILADVANCE™…
SIGMA SAILADVANCE™ – a new standard in advanced antifoulings from PPG Protective and Marine Coatings Low-friction, self-lubricating coatings use patented technology to deliver reduced fuel consumption and improved tolerance to idle time Pittsburgh, USA,  02 July 2015. PPG Protective and Marine...
July 2nd, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Underwater bow thruster blade replacement in Barcelona keeps ship out of drydock

Underwater bow thruster blade replacement in Barcelona keeps ship out of drydock
Earlier this month Hydrex carried out bow thruster blade replacements on a 270-meter container ship in Barcelona. A condition of class was issued after cracks were detected in the old blades, forcing the vessel to go off hire until a solution was found. Hydrex therefore mobilized a team to Barcelona...
April 7th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Ecoshield remedies rudder cavitation damage for good

Ecoshield remedies rudder cavitation damage for good
Over the last couple of months a number of vessels have had their rudders coated with Ecoshield. These include a tanker, a ferry, two container vessels and several car carriers. The applications were carried out in Greece, Poland and China and will protect the rudders against cavitation and corrosion...
April 7th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Pioneering Intertrac software enables tailoring of advanced International® hull coatings to specific vessel operations

Pioneering Intertrac software enables tailoring of advanced International® hull coatings to specific vessel operations
April 03, 2014 – Overlays global oceanic and coastal foul risk assessments for any vessel AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business, the producer of advanced International® hull coatings has developed Intertrac*, the shipping industry’s first, patented applied for softwaresystem that enables ship...
April 3rd, 2014 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

87% of shipping industry wants a common standardised methodology to measure fuel consumption

Independent UCL study commissioned by International Paint reveals true impact of clean technology and key role that a standard measurement methodology can play An independent study conducted by leading academic institute, University College London’s Energy Institute (UCL-Energy), has revealed significant...
February 17th, 2014 | Associations, Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More