Epoxy coating for ship cargo holds
Wednesday, 15 July 2009
A new epoxy coating for ship cargo holds provides good abrasion and impact resistance.
"Hempadur Ultra-Strength" is a new epoxy coating for ship cargo holds with an industy-leading interval. The durable coating provides good abrasion and impact resistance making it suitable for the protection ship cargo holds from rough treatment. "Hempadur Ultra-Strength 47500" protects ship cargo holds from both mechanical damage and the severe abrasion caused when loading hard cargoes. With a 10-year repair interval, it enables shipowners to extend periods between repairs and so helps bring down maintenance costs. Scientific & Technical Services Ltd., UK, has performed independent coal cargo testing on the new product and ranks it as the best performing epoxy coating against warm, hard angular cargoes. More suppliers and their products in the EC Market Navigator: http://www.european-coatings.com/marketnavigator/