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New standard will benefit responsible suppliers, owners and the environment

2017-05-05

ISO 19030 standard for measurement of changes in hull and propeller performance as ship owners and operators work to improve their fleet and hull performance, and reduce their fuel bills and emissions.

Jotun develops world’s first NORSOK approved offshore maintenance coating system for brush and roller application on power tooled and water jetted surfaces

2017-05-01

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has developed a unique maintenance coating system offering offshore operators the optimum in protection, durability and ease of application, while reducing costs. The new range - which consists of the Barrier Smart Pack, Jotamastic Smart Pack HB and Hardtop One – will be the world’s first NORSOK approved solution for brush and roller application on power tooled and water jetted surfaces.

Jotun wins marine coatings award

2017-04-28

Jotun’s work on developing the ISO 19030 coupled with its Hull Performance Solutions (HPS) wins coveted marine coatings award for its innovation and dedication to improving coating performance and fuel efficiency.

Spotlight on hull performance management

2017-04-03

Efforts to improve hull and propeller performance are gaining momentum, though more discussion is needed to enhance the accuracy and transparency of performance monitoring, according to experts at the Hull Performance & Insight Conference (HullPIC).

Jotun consolidates passive fire protection coatings lead with GBP 4.5 million investment in Flixborough R&D facility

2017-03-31

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun is opening a state-of-the-art research and development centre at its site in Flixborough, United Kingdom. The GBP 4.5 million facility will focus on passive fire protection and insulation coatings innovation, cementing Jotun’s position at the vanguard of this demanding industry niche.