Tropical Shipping Newbuilds Opt For Thordon Seawater Lubricated Propeller Shaft Package

May 30, 2017

Thordon Bearings’ Jacksonville-based distributor Coppedge Marine has secured an order with Tropical Shipping for the award-winning COMPAC seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearing system.

The COMPAC systems destined for two 300TEU environmentally-compliant box ships under construction in China, at the Guangzhou Huangpu Wenchong Shipyard, will represent a first reference for COMPAC with this shipowner.


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Thordon Bearings And Drydocks World Team Up To Convert Ships To Seawater Lubricated Shaft Lines

May 04, 2017

Thordon Bearings and Drydocks World-Dubai (DDW-D) have today signed a milestone agreement under which the UAE-based shipyard will work together with Thordon Bearings Inc. to promote the conversion of ships’ oil lubricated propeller shafts to Thordon’s COMPAC open seawater lubricated bearing system.


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Government Support For Thordon Bearings With “Build In Canada” Award

May 03, 2017

The Government of Canada has signed a procurement agreement with Thordon Bearings for the supply, installation and commissioning of two SeaThigor shaft seals for the Canadian Coast Guard vessel CCGS Hudson.


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Fuller’s Fast Cat Korora Provides First Aluminium Hull Reference For Thordon Seal

April 24, 2017

Fullers Group’s has provided a first reference for Thordon Bearings’ TG100 seal on an aluminum hulled fast ferry.


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Deck Machinery Must Be Assessed For Polar Compatibility, Advises Thordon Bearings

April 04, 2017

With the Polar Code now in force, Thordon Bearings has urged shipowners and managers to verify that their vessels’ deck machinery and systems can operate safely in the extreme temperatures encountered in Arctic and Antarctic seas.


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Thordon's SeaThigor For Maritime Environmental Award

March 13, 2017

SeaThigor, the forward propeller shaft seal Thordon Bearings introduced to the market last year, has been nominated in the technology category of the Green4Sea awards, which will take place in Athens this April.


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