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    Thordon Signs New Distributor Agreement with Spain's Echetalde

    Oct 01, 2018
    Thordon Bearings confirmed it signed a new sales and distribution agreement during the recent SMM 2018 trade show in Hamburg, Germany. The agreement with Spain’s Echetalde, signed on 5th September, replaces the agreement with Thordon’s previous distributor in the region, Echelan Thor, following the retirement of its founder Pedro Echevarri, after 30 years of working with Thordon products.
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    The True Cost of Operating Oil-Lubricated Shaft Systems Revealed in Thordon Study

    Sep 06, 2018
    Thordon Bearings has published a study highlighting the commercial and environmental benefits of seawater-lubricated propeller shaft bearing arrangements, indicating that shipowners can make substantial operational savings by giving up the outdated oil lubricated shaft.
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    COMPAC for Life: Thordon Seawater Lubricated Propeller Shaft Bearings Guaranteed for a Lifetime

    Sep 05, 2018
    Thordon Bearings is offering its award-winning COMPAC seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearing system with a lifetime bearing wearlife guarantee. To date, the COMPAC bearing has been offered with a 15-year wearlife guarantee, but with the development announced today at the SMM 2018 trade show in Hamburg, Germany, Thordon, the global leader in seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearings, is guaranteeing that its tough polymer bearings will not need to be replaced throughout a vessel’s operational life.
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    Thordon's GSS Division Adds Shaft Alignment to its Global Service Portfolio

    Sep 04, 2018
    Thordon Bearings’ Global Service & Support (GSS) division has added propeller shaft alignment services to its global technical support portfolio. The new addition completes the company’s service offering, providing shipowners with a one-stop-shop maintenance, installation and commissioning solution for Thordon’s entire product portfolio.
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    Lomar's Super-Eco Boxships Mark European Breakthrough for Thordon Bearings

    Aug 27, 2018
    The complete COMPAC seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearing system has been fitted to the Delaware Trader, the first of two 2700TEU newbuild containerships that China’s Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard is delivering to Lomar Shipping this year. The reduced operating expenses as well as the concern for the environment were both important considerations in selecting Thordon for this vessel.
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    Thordon Bearings and Heddle Marine Team Up to Convert Ships to Pollution Free Propeller Shaft Lines

    Aug 07, 2018
    Thordon Bearings Inc. and Heddle Marine Service Inc. have today signed a cooperative agreement under which the Canada-based ship repair company 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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