Renewable Lubricants has announced the introduction of its Bio-E.P. Wire Rope Lubricants, bio-degradable vegetable oils formulated with anti-wear, extreme pressure, anti-rust, oxidation inhibitors and a tackifier. They provide a light… Read More
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Dixie Towing recently upgraded the deck winches of its twin-screw, 1,800 hp. tug Dixie Trader with new winches from Patterson Manufacturing. When Dixie Towing bought the tug in 2021, the… Read More
Thordon Bearings has released results of a study that examined the hydrodynamic lubrication efficiency of a vessel’s propeller shaft bearing system. Simply put, the study found that the use of… Read More
By Bob Jaudon Custom Compounders Inc. The majority of degreasers used for engineroom chores contain ingredients that pose risks for people charged with their use. That’s not to say they… Read More
Moxie Media and Helm CONNECT have announced a software integration partnership to benefit e-learning users and simplify tracking regulatory compliance. Helm CONNECT’s personnel certification tracking module can now be connected… Read More
Sennebogen has launched its new premium material handler for port handling, the Sennebogen 865 E Hybrid. While its 860 E material handler had international success in port handling and scrap… Read More
Thordon Bearings has signed a multi-vessel supply agreement for a range of water-lubricated and grease-free bearings for several fleet boats under construction for Maritime Partners. Twelve twin-screw towboats are being… Read More