Coatings & Corrosion
In July, Jotun and Dalian Ocean Shipping Company (a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Ocean Shipping Company, Cosco Group), celebrated the 10,000th application of SeaQuantum,
A silicone coating that keeps hulls free of marine growth while boosting the vessel’s performance and fuel economy will be featured on the Fujifilm Smart Surfaces
Strongwell Corporation, a company in the pultrusion of fiber reinforced polymers (FRP) and headquartered in Bristol, Va., was recently notified by the National
Ocean technology firm Makai Ocean Engineering, Inc. informs it is now providing expanded corrosion services at its Marine Corrosion Laboratory (MCL) in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
autical coating brand Sea Hawk Paints has introduced a new series of informative Hawk Epoxy training videos to provide marine service professionals and do-it-yourselfers
CWind, a provider of integrated services to the wind industry, announced today that it is providing corrosion protection services to Ballast Nedam at Butendiek Offshore Wind Farm (OWF).
Trelleborg’s offshore operation has secured a contract to supply its thermal insulation, corrosion and passive fire protection (PFP) solutions for use on the new
PPG Industries’ protective and marine coatings (PMC) business announced that four individual coatings and primers and two combined coating-and-primer systems
Mercury MerCruiser’s new 6.2-liter V-8 300hp and 350hp sterndrive engines, which are purpose-built specifically for marine use, deliver increased power and torque
Tesla NanoCoatings appointed Norwegian Drilling Group (NDG) as sales agent and distributor for its Teslan products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The antifouling biocide Selektope has been approved by the EU Standing Committee on Biocidal Products for EU-wide use from the 1st of January 2016
On the 8th of July,
Michael H. McGarry has been elected president and chief executive officer of PPG, effective September 1, 2015. McGarry will join the company’s board of directors immediately.
Great Lakes Shipyard awarded drydocking contract for USCG Cutter Katmai Bay
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Katmai Bay (WTGB-101), homeported in Sault Sainte Marie,
Lessons learned from the increase in building workboats for the offshore wind farm sector can benefit the military user, according to CTruk CEO Andy White.
Developments in vessel design,
Authorities at the Danish ports of Copenhagen, Kalundborg and Fredricia have granted permission for GAC EnvironHull’s pioneering, diver-free, underwater HullWiper
Exova, a global testing, calibration and advisory services provider, has been awarded another contract to provide materials qualification testing for global prime Maersk Oil.
Kiefner and Associates has moved to a new location in Columbus, Ohio.
The new facility, offers 40,000 square feet of purpose built office, laboratory and training
AkzoNobel’s landmark carbon credits methodology for the shipping industry has won the Best Offsetting Project award in the 2015 Voluntary Carbon Market Rankings.
Low-friction, self-lubricating coatings use patented technology to deliver reduced fuel consumption and improved tolerance to idle time.
PPG Protective and
U.K. Royal Navy Ice Patrol Ship HMS Protector is deployed on operations for 330 days a year, mostly in the Antarctic region, making it essential that her underwater