Just as European marine paint
companies have been putting the issue of the tributyltin (TBT) pollutant behind them, they are now facing new difficulties with biocides in anti-fouling coatings.
To protect transducer housings from damaging foulants, Pettit Marine Paint
has introduced Transducer Paint in an aerosol formulation.
Shin-Etsu Chemical will also invest almost $25 million at its Naoetsu Plant in Niigata Prefecture to set up a new manufacturing facility for silicone products that will be used as a marine paint
All of the major marine paint
manufacturers have detailed information available on their websites.
This October, company president Ted Tregurtha and a donation of PITT-TECH Plus marine paint
from PPG Industries distributor Armorica Sales collaborated to adorn the well-known industry emblem in pink on 100 tugboats to promote breast cancer awareness.
Adding marine paint
is part of the maintenance process.
PETTIT Marine Paint
, a leading manufacturer of high performance marine coatings, announced that its innovative EZ-Poxy[sup.
After a round of sandblasting, the bulkhead was ready for a special coat of marine paint
The compound tributyltin is often added to PVC as a stabilizer and to marine paint
as an antifouling agent.
Lines (MOL) today announced the adoption of a new low-friction ship-bottom paint "Seaflo Neo" developed by Chugoku Marine Paint
Given the volume of these kinds of luxury vessels in the region, we are confident that the launch of this new product will help drive our overall regional growth and further underline our leading position within the marine paint
segment," he added.
In the final stages, the pair will be painted with a special anti-fouling marine paint
usually used to protect ships.