Thordon’s Pollution Free Bearings Takes Environmental Initiative Award at Seatrade Cruise Conference

September 21, 2009 (Press Releases)

Thordon Bearings COMPAC pollution free shaft bearings have been honoured as a winner at the Third Annual Seatrade Insider Cruise Awards 2009 in the Environmental Initiative category.


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Taming Tough Bearing Challenges

September 01, 2009 (Thordon in the News)
ThorPlas thermoplastic bearings handle wet and salty environment at Quebec bacon plant.
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STOP leaving pollution in your wake

June 08, 2009 (Thordon in the News)
(Maritime Executive May-June 2009) Stern Tube Oil Pollution Is Just One of Many Reasons to Make the Switch to Seawater-Lubricated Stern Tube Bearings.
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Canadian Manufacturer Grows with Green Bearing Solutions Protecting the Oceans and Seas

May 14, 2009 (Press Releases)

With the existing downturn in the Canadian manufacturing sector, Burlington, Ontario-based manufacturer, Thordon Bearings is bucking that trend and growing its non-polluting bearing product line with recent shaft bearing orders for cruise ships, oil tankers, container ships and bulk carriers. Last week, the company picked up the 2008 Burlington Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards in the Manufacturer category.


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Blessey Adds Another Towboat To Growing Fleet

March 30, 2009 (Thordon in the News)
(The Waterways Journal, March, 2009) Article on Blessey Marine Services mv.Alton St. Amant equipped with Thordon Bearings
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Seabourn Cruises Installs Thordon COMPAC Pollution Free Propeller Shaft Bearings

February 04, 2009 (Press Releases)

T Mariotti Shipyard of Genova, Italy has recently installed Thordon COMPAC seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearings on the Seabourn Odyssey 50,000GT cruise ship being built for Seabourn Cruise Lines, the Carnival Corporation luxury brand, for June 2009 delivery. This is the eleventh Carnival Corp. owned ship fitted with COMPAC seawater lubricated bearings since the first installation in 1998 on Grand Princess. Thordon COMPAC has also been ordered for the sister ship, Seabourn Sojourn, to be delivered in June 2010.


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