Coatings & Corrosion
Since 2004 Shield Technologies Corporation of Eagan, Minnesota has provided more than 60,000 Envelop Protective Covers to all branches of the U.S. military. Corrosion
PPG Industries’ new operation in Greece has conducted its first-ever customer training initiative, with 55 customers from 25 Greek shipping companies attending the one-day event last month.
U.K.'s Cathelco have been contracted to supply hull corrosion protection systems for two FPSOs which will provide production and storage facilities at the Lula
If your vessel is trading in U.S. waters, you need to be aware of the new oil to sea interface law that comes into effect on Dec. 19, 2013. According to the new U.
Part I: Shipping In Ice
For as long as men have traveled and traded by water-routes, ice has been a nemesis for ships and their hulls. And with good reason since,
GAC EnvironHull, part of global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC Group, has launched HullWiper, its new offering diver-free, cost effective
The Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, has announced that the Navy will progressively change the color of its surface fleet to meet modern war-fighting and regional environmental conditions.
Marine lubricant provider, Total Lubmarine today launched its latest product, TALUSIA UNIVERSAL 100. The lubricant is designed to reduce the risk of cold corrosion in Mark 8.
Castrol Marine has announced it will launch Castrol Cyltech CL 100 ACC in May 2014. The Next Generation cylinder oil represents Castrol’s considered technical response
Waveblade Ltd., U.K.-based manufacturers of biofouling removal equipment, has appointed a new distributor in Singapore, Sea and Land Technologies Pte Ltd. Sea
When it came to the hull coating for its newest tug, the TundRA 100, the most powerful harbor tug ever to be built in Canada, Group Ocean chose Ecospeed, a nontoxic,
Serious bio-fouling removal calls for a serious tool. The PowerShark WB3000, a powerful new rechargeable, submersible handheld tool from Waveblade, Inc., removes
Leading middle-market private equity firm focused on the maritime, defense and aerospace sectors, J.F. Lehman, has sold its portfolio company Drew Marine to affiliates of The Jordan Company.
Global coatings supplier Hempel has launched HEMPAGUARD, a new hull coating concept for the shipping industry, which Hempel said offers both outstanding resistance
Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings launched SeaGuard, an app that provides users with protective coating recommendations for VLCC/VLBCs, chemical tankers and OSV/PSVs.
Aleris announced it now offers 5083–H128, the newly developed aluminum alloy temper for marine applications that meets the new standards for marine plate as specified in ASTM's B928-13 standard.
Tracer Products has introduced the Tracerline OPTIMAX 365—a cordless, rechargeable pure UV leak detection flashlight featuring state-of-the-art, ultra-high-flux LED technology.
PPG Industries announced that Diane M. Kappas has been appointed vice president, Americas, for the protective and marine coatings (PMC) business, effective Dec.
ACT Clamps from STAUFF protect against crevice corrosion in salt water. Designed for use with stainless steel tube and pipe, ACT clamps can be used for both underwater and top-side applications.
Ecospeed will display the “CLEAN SHIP – EFFICIENT SHIP – GREEN SHIP – PARTNERSHIP” concept during the Europort Exhibition, November 5-8 in Rotterdam. The concept