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  • 26 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    An exclusive market report by Trelleborg Marine Systems has shown that an overwhelming majority (81%) of port owners, operators and consultants surveyed believe that having a safer port environment directly contributes to reducing costs. Conversely, only 9% of those surveyed actually expect future port investments to be made specifically in the area of safety, suggesting […]

  • 24 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg has released a whitepaper, webinar, short film and specification tool that highlight and explain the importance of understanding rubber compound composition when selecting marine fender systems. The resources discuss the properties of superior rubber compounds and the use of rubber compound composition to optimise fender performance. They also detail a new test method available […]

  • 6 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    An exclusive market report by Trelleborg Marine Systems has revealed that the vast majority (90%) of the port owners, operators and contractors surveyed believe that both laboratory and full scale testing are important requirements in the manufacture of docking and mooring products. Despite these encouraging results, it appears that the good intentions of those responsible […]

  • 6 March 2012

    An exclusive market report by Trelleborg Marine Systems has revealed that the vast majority (90%) of the port owners, operators and contractors surveyed believe that both laboratory and full scale testing are important requirements in the manufacture of docking and mooring products. Despite these encouraging results, it appears that the good intentions of those responsible […]

  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Trelleborg’s marine systems operation announces plans to further enhance its manufacturing capabilities with the opening of a brand new, purpose built facility in Berryville, Virginia, U.S. As part of ongoing investment in its U.S. operations, Trelleborg Marine Systems will relocate all of its existing employees from its current site in Clear Brook, Virginia, to operate […]

  • 10 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg’s marine systems operation has opened a new sales and business development office in Houston. Citing growth in the region as a strategic priority, Trelleborg Marine Systems’ U.S. president, Faiyaz Kolsawala, will relocate to Houston as will a number of its global sales team. Among them will include a specialist docking and mooring representative and […]

  • 3 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    To enable fast turnaround and installation times on quality fendering systems, Trelleborg Marine Systems has launched a new service to deliver and install floating foam or pneumatic fenders within days to any location in Europe. Richard Hepworth, managing director at Trelleborg Marine Systems said: “In addition to supplying high quality rubber, foam and pneumatic fenders […]

  • 24 September 2018

    Trelleborg’s marine systems operation and Australasian engineering consultancy, Synertec, struck a strategic partnership to meet the global demand for more accurate and efficient LNG custody transfer.

  • 2 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg Marine Systems will present a technical paper “Applying the Right Correction Factors” at the Port and Terminal Technology Conference in Virginia, U.S. on the 11 and 12 April. The whitepaper discusses the importance of applying the right Velocity Correction Factor (VCF) and Temperature Correction Factor (TCF) when specifying marine fenders. Rubber type and compound […]

  • 14 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    84% of port owners, operators and contractors said they would expect “increased safety” to be the primary benefit in specifying an automated system to monitor factors such as mooring line tension, approach speed and environmental conditions, according to a new independent market report by the marine systems business of Trelleborg. However, the majority (60%) of […]

  • 16 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The latest Barometer Report from Trelleborg, which discusses the issues impacting ports and terminals around the globe, has revealed the most optimistic outlook on investment since the annual industry survey began in 2010. 93% of port owners and operators are expecting capital expenditure budgets to increase over the next twelve months and 88% are expecting operational […]

  • 10 April 2014

    Trelleborg has plans to open a new sales and business development office in Houston, Texas, U.S. It will establish a local ‘feet on the ground’ presence in the area and confirms the company’s commitment to the global oil and gas industry. Citing growth in the region as a strategic priority, Trelleborg Marine Systems will relocate […]

  • 10 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg’s marine systems operation has opened a new sales and business development office in Houston. Citing growth in the region as a strategic priority, Trelleborg Marine Systems’ U.S. president, Faiyaz Kolsawala, will relocate to Houston as will a number of its global sales team. Among them will include a specialist docking and mooring representative and […]

  • 6 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg Marine Systems launches a ‘Mini Guide to Foam Fenders’, featuring a new ‘Fender Selector’ tool, along with case studies and a technical overview. The guide is aimed at raising awareness in the market of the viable alternative that foam can offer when specifying fender systems. Foam fenders can offer potential cost savings, lower maintenance […]

  • 11 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The third Barometer Report from Trelleborg’s Marine Systems business has revealed that an overwhelming majority – over 90% – of those surveyed suffer from unscheduled downtime at their facility. Trelleborg’s annual Barometer Report, which has been running for three years, has previously discovered that ports are suffering from high levels of downtime, but this is […]

  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg’s marine systems operation announces plans to further enhance its manufacturing capabilities with the opening of a brand new, purpose built facility in Berryville, Virginia, U.S. As part of ongoing investment in its U.S. operations, Trelleborg Marine Systems will relocate all of its existing employees from its current site in Clear Brook, Virginia, to operate […]

  • 22 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg Marine Systems will be exhibiting at “Prevention First: An Onshore and Offshore Pollution Prevention Symposium & Technology Exhibition” in Long Beach, California on the 23rd and 24th October 2012. Representatives from Trelleborg will be attending to showcase their portfolio of docking and mooring solutions, as well as discussing new analytical and chemical tests, recently […]

  • 10 October 2013

    Trelleborg has launched a new whitepaper and on-demand webinar for the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) sector, discussing the complexities of systems integration requirements in docking, mooring and transfer for the rapidly evolving FLNG market. Richard Hepworth, President of Trelleborg’s Marine Systems Business Unit, said: “With floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) representing the majority of […]

  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Trelleborg’s marine systems operation announces plans to further enhance its manufacturing capabilities with the opening of a brand new, purpose built facility in Berryville, Virginia, U.S. As part of ongoing investment in its U.S. operations, Trelleborg Marine Systems will relocate all of its existing employees from its current site in Clear Brook, Virginia, to operate […]

  • 11 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg is expanding the docking and mooring service of its marine systems operation as part of an ongoing commitment to better servingits global customer base through local presence. To make certain that all customers have access to the same high quality support, from conceptual design through to aftersales care for docking and mooring equipment, Trelleborg’smarine […]

  • 18 March 2014
    Equipment

    Trelleborg will showcase a Quick Release Hooks (QRHs) along with its SeaTechnik™ Universal Safety Link (USL) at Gastech, Korea. Trelleborg’s new QRH Compact Series is designed for smaller mooring applications, where traditional large and more complex QRHs are not appropriate. Richard Hepworth, President of Trelleborg Marine Systems, says: “I’m  keen to get some deeper insights […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Over 65% of port owners, operators and contractors said they request and check PIANC certification to ensure that marine fenders are sold as described, according to the third Barometer Report from Trelleborg’s Marine Systems business. Richard Hepworth, President of Trelleborg Marine Systems, said: “It’s reassuring that so many request and check PIANC certification. However, it’s […]