Hempel launches highly efficient and versatile antifouling coating

Hempel launches highly efficient and versatile antifouling coating

Leading global coatings manufacturer Hempel is launching Globic 7000, a new antifouling coating with enhanced operational flexibility for all vessel types and a speed loss* of 4.5 per cent, on average (according to ISO …
Jun 6, 2019 /  Curious
Team Tankers International signs up more ships to using Selektope®-powered hull coatings

Team Tankers International signs up more ships to using Selektope®-powered hull coatings

Bermudan tanker owner and operator Team Tankers International has committed four additional ships to using the protection of the anti-barnacle active agent Selektope® following distinguished fouling prevention …
May 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

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 …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Curious
Hempel coats innovative new luxury cruise ship Silver Muse from head to toe

Hempel coats innovative new luxury cruise ship Silver Muse from head to toe

Luxury cruise line owner and operator Silversea has appointed leading coatings supplier Hempel to deliver innovative coating solutions for its newbuild 40,700 GT cruise ship Silver Muse. Alongside top quality …
Jun 9, 2017 /  Curious
Maersk Line partners with AkzoNobel to drive sustainability

Maersk Line partners with AkzoNobel to drive sustainability

The global paints and coatings company AkzoNobel and the leading global container shipping company Maersk Line have signed a strategic sustainability partnership to reduce carbon emissions per container shipped by …
Mar 29, 2017 /  Vessels
Neptune Lines reduces fuel consumption and emissions with Hempaguard

Neptune Lines reduces fuel consumption and emissions with Hempaguard

Finished vehicle transportation company Neptune Lines has a reputation for fast and on-time deliveries. Keeping to schedule means the company’s fleet of Pure Car & Truck Carriers (PCTCs) must always be …
Dec 9, 2016 /  Vessels
COSCO Europe shows dramatic reduction in fuel costs and emissions with selected Hull Performance Solutions from Jotun

COSCO Europe shows dramatic reduction in fuel costs and emissions with selected Hull Performance Solutions from Jotun

In the four years since its coating with Jotun’s Hull Performance Solutions (HPS) system, COSCO Europe has reached new heights of efficiency, cost control and environmental performance. Figures released by …
Nov 29, 2016 /  Vessels
VG Shipping applies Ecospeed hard coating on Eco coaster

VG Shipping applies Ecospeed hard coating on Eco coaster

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 ship newbuild. The Royal Bodewes built Mirva VG …
Sep 7, 2016 /  Curious
New SCHOTTEL coating systems for maximum corrosion protection

New SCHOTTEL coating systems for maximum corrosion protection

SCHOTTEL now offers its customers even more robust Rudderpropellers thanks to optimized coating processes. The result is maximum corrosion protection due to optimized resistance to abrasion and greater adhesive …
Jun 21, 2016 /  Vessels
Unique chemistry of SIGMASHIELD MTC system from PPG delivers high performance for dry bulk cargo holds

Unique chemistry of SIGMASHIELD MTC system from PPG delivers high performance for dry bulk cargo holds

PPG’s (NYSE: PPG) protective and marine coatings business has unveiled a new protective system for dry bulk carrier cargo holds at Posidonia 2016, June 6-10 in Athens. The PPG SIGMASHIELD™ MTC system is built …
Jun 8, 2016 /  Curious