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    Coast Guard Solves Shaftline Problems with Thordon Propeller Shaft Bearing System

    Apr 30, 2018
    The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) has again selected Thordon Bearings’ COMPAC water lubricated propeller shaft bearing system for two icebreakers, the Pierre Radisson scheduled later this year and the Des Groseilliers scheduled to be installed in the 2020 dry dock. CCG, a long-standing customer of Thordon Bearings, decided to retrofit the award-winning COMPAC system to the 6098gt Des Groseilliers following more than 17 years’ operational experience with the Thordon solution. The new COMPAC bearings will be supplied and machined by Thordon distributor RMH Industries of Québec, Canada.
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    Thordon Gives New Class of Towboat Greater Life Expectancy

    Apr 30, 2018
    Thordon Bearings, of Burlington, Ontario, Canada, has received an order to supply four comprehensive shipsets of stern gear for a new class of towboat. The four boats are being built by US shipyard Master Marine of Bayou La Batre, Alabama, for Waterfront Services, based in of Cairo, Illinois.
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    Thordon Joins Growing IWSA Membership Base

    Apr 23, 2018
    Thordon Bearings has joined a growing number of organisations to have signed up as a full associate member of the International Windship Association (IWSA), the organisation established to facilitate and promote the economic and environmental advantages of wind propulsion across the shipping industry.
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    Thordon's Revolutionary SeaThigor Shaft Seal Wins Innovation Award

    Apr 18, 2018
    Thordon Bearings’ revolutionary shaft seal SeaThigor took home the Marine Propulsion Innovation Award last night following the Riviera Maritime Media-organised awards and gala dinner, held this year in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
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    Thordon Celebrates 20-Years of Cruising with COMPAC

    Mar 05, 2018
    Thordon Bearings will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its first ever water-lubricated shaft installations on cruiseships during the Seatrade Cruise Global event, which takes place next week in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
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    Log-In Polaris Gives Strength to COMPAC Position in Containership Segment

    Feb 27, 2018
    The containership segment’s commitment to ocean sustainability has been underscored with another order for Thordon Bearings’ COMPAC water lubricated propeller shaft bearing concept.
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