Global Service & Support Team

Our global service network operates 24/7 in more than 100 countries. The GSS network can install, commission, service and maintain the full range of Thordon Bearings’ marine, clean power generation and industrial products. 
 
The Thordon GSS team is intended to show shipyards, powerplants and other repairers the simplicity of installing or retrofitting Thordon Bearing products and systems providing operators with comprehensive support for all their Thordon applications.
 
With operators increasingly opting for more cost-effective, environmentally-sustainable solutions, our GSS team offers comprehensive services to support our growing customer base. A full list of services that our GSS team can provide is listed below by market segment:
 

GSS Marine Services

PROPELLER SHAFT AND BEARINGS
  • Housing, bearing and liner measurementsThordon_gss_technician
  • Thordon bearing machining supervision
  • Thordon bearing and liner installation
  • ThorShield shaft coating application
  • Bearing service quality inspection
  • Thordon bearing removal and re-installation (in-situ)
  • Borescope inspection – bearings/liner/coating
  • Water quality package commissioning
  • Oil to water conversion management
  • Shaft alignment and measurement 
RUDDER STOCK AND BEARINGS
  • Housing, bearing and liner measurements
  • Bearing and rudder seal installation
  • Bearing machining supervision
  • Bearing installation
  • ThorShield shaft coating application
DECK EQUIPMENT BEARINGS
  • Housing and bearing measurements
  • Thordon bearing machining supervision
  • Bearing service quality inspection
SHAFT SEALS
  • TG100 and SeaThigor installation
  • TG100 and SeaThigor commissioning

GSS Clean Power Generation Services

  • Thordon bearing machining supervision
  • Thordon FF bearing/WQP installation supervision
  • Radial and axial seal installation or supervision
  • Project management – new turbines
  • Project management - converting oil system to water lubricated system
  • Troubleshooting/failure analysis of Thordon components

GSS Industrial Services

  • Thordon bearing machining supervision
  • Thordon FF bearing installation supervision
  • Troubleshooting/failure analysis of Thordon components
  • Rotating equipment modification for reliability improvement