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Subsea Industries welcomes research into hull biofouling

Subsea Industries welcomes research into hull biofouling

Monday, July 17, 2017

SUBSEA INDUSTRIES WELCOMES TAU RESEARCH INTO HULL BIOFOULING A study into the extent to which biofouling on ships’ hulls is contributing to the spread of invasive aquatic species in the Mediterranean Sea – a phenomenon commonly associated with... Read More

Ever-lasting rudder protection

Ever-lasting rudder protection

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

ECOSHIELD, THE LASTING RUDDER PROTECTION  The running gear of a large number of vessels was coated with Ecoshield over the last couple of months. The applications were carried out in China, Ivory Coast, Turkey and Sweden on different types of... Read More

IMO must fully investigate use of tin in silicone paints

IMO must fully investigate use of tin in silicone paints

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

IMO MUST FULLY INVESTIGATE RETURN OF TIN IN SILICONE HULL COATINGS The re-emergence of organotin in marine hull coatings is of increasing concern, with academics and environmentalists calling on IMO to investigate the use of tin in silicone-based foul... Read More

ZF Marine Customers Benefit with Ecoshield-coated thrusters

ZF Marine Customers Benefit with Ecoshield-coated thrusters

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

ZF MARINE CUSTOMERS BENEFIT WITH ECOSHIELD COATED THRUSTER OPTION   ZF Marine Krimpen is applying Subsea Industries’ Ecoshield hard coating to the nozzles and underwater components of its azimuth thruster units supplied to vessels operating in... Read More

Cammell Laird selects Ecospeed for Sir David Attenborough

Cammell Laird selects Ecospeed for Sir David Attenborough

Thursday, February 9, 2017

CAMMELL LAIRD AWARDS ECOSPEED CONTRACT FOR RRS SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH Subsea Industries’ Ecospeed hull protection system has been selected for RRS Sir David Attenborough, the polar research ship under construction at the Cammell Laird... Read More

Hull biofouling more environmentally damaging than ballasting

Hull biofouling more environmentally damaging than ballasting

Monday, January 16, 2017

HULL BIOFOULING ENVIRONMENTALLY MORE DAMAGING THAN BALLASTING  The entry into force of the Ballast Water Convention this September will not prevent the transfer of invasive aquatic species (IAS) unless there is mandatory legislation in place to... Read More

Has Ecoshield burst the cavitation bubble?

Has Ecoshield burst the cavitation bubble?

Monday, December 12, 2016

HAS ECOSHIELD BURST THE CAVITATION BUBBLE? The decision to apply Subsea Industries’ award-winning Ecoshield hard coating to rudders and thrusters is paying dividends, with a number of shipowners noticing zero cavitation damage and failure compared to... Read More

Subsea Industries opens UK office as part of expansion drive

Subsea Industries opens UK office as part of expansion drive

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

SUBSEA INDUSTRIES OPENS UK OFFICE AS PART OF WORLDWIDE EXPANSION AND RECRUITMENT DRIVE   Subsea Industries has strengthened its presence in the UK’s maritime and renewable energy sectors with the appointment of coatings specialist Mark Woods as... Read More

Lloyd's Register renews Ecospeed certification for ice ships

Lloyd's Register renews Ecospeed certification for ice ships

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

LLOYD’S REGISTER RENEWS ECOSPEED CERTIFICATION FOR ICE SHIPS Classification society Lloyd’s Register has renewed its certification of the Ecospeed hard coating as an approved abrasion resistant hull protection system for vessels operating in... Read More

Ecospeed Strengthens Polar Code Compliance

Ecospeed Strengthens Polar Code Compliance

Thursday, October 20, 2016

ECOSPEED STRENGTHENS POLAR CODE COMPLIANCE AS MORE ICE-GOING VESSELS OPT FOR THE HARD COAT Subsea Industries has received an order for its specialist hull and rudder coatings for application to a shallow draught anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel... Read More

Drydock Magazine Interviews Subsea Industries' Manuel Hof

Drydock Magazine Interviews Subsea Industries' Manuel Hof

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

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Ecospeed pays dividends for Interscan

Ecospeed pays dividends for Interscan

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Ecospeed Pays Dividends For Interscan Interscan’s Michael Tensing explains why ice-traders need a hard coating. Mike Garside* reports Trading in ice is the toughest challenge for a hull coating. Regular anti-fouling paints or simple epoxies are... Read More

Canadian Operators opt for Ecospeed Hard Coatings

Canadian Operators opt for Ecospeed Hard Coatings

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

CANADIAN OPERATORS OPT FOR INCREASED ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION WITH ECOSPEED HARD COATING Océan Taiga, North America’s most powerful ice-going tug, nearing completion at the Industrie Océan shipyard in Ile-aux-Coudres, QC, will feature... Read More

Subsea Industries adds new UV-resistant colourfast coating to the mix

Subsea Industries adds new UV-resistant colourfast coating to the mix

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

SUBSEA INDUSTRIES ADDS NEW UV-RESISTANT COLOURFAST COATING TO THE MIX Subsea Industries has introduced a new UV-resistant coating to its portfolio of tough, non-toxic and environmentally-safe marine hard coatings. Formulated to meet increasing demand for... Read More

VG-Shipping Applies Ecospeed to second Eco Coaster

VG-Shipping Applies Ecospeed to second Eco Coaster

Monday, September 5, 2016

VG SHIPPING APPLIES ECOSPEED TO SECOND 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... Read More

Subsea Industries cracks cardinal coatings problems

Subsea Industries cracks cardinal coatings problems

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Subsea Industries cracks cardinal coatings problems Subsea Industries has solved the cardinal problems companies are faced with when trying to square optimum hull performance with effective, environmentally-safe ship hull protection. Marking a... Read More

New Ecofix Filler Coat Reduces Cost of Rudder Repairs

New Ecofix Filler Coat Reduces Cost of Rudder Repairs

Monday, July 25, 2016

NEW ECOFIX FILLER COAT REDUCES THE COST OF RUDDER REPAIRS With an increasing trend for thruster and rudder manufacturers finishing their products with self-cleaning protective hard coatings, Antwerp headquartered Subsea Industries has introduced a filler... Read More

Subsea Industries takes Ecospeed demonstrator on the road

Subsea Industries takes Ecospeed demonstrator on the road

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

SUBSEA INDUSTRIES TAKES ECOSPEED DEMONSTRATOR VESSEL ON THE ROAD  Shipowners, shipbuilders and representatives from the Green Award Foundation  attended the first in a series of planned ‘roadshows’ Subsea Industries has initiated to... Read More