Tag: Nippon Paint Marine

New coating makes impact on bulk sector
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New coating makes impact on bulk sector

A new coating developed to deliver greater protection to bulk carrier cargo holds has gained considerable market acceptance with almost 40 applications since its official introduction in August last year. Nippon Paint Marine’s new Neoguard Toughness has already been applied to the holds of 37 bulk carriers operated by various owners. “We developed Neoguard Toughness...

Gaslog opts for Nippon hull coating
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Gaslog opts for Nippon hull coating

Piraeus-based gas carrier vessel operator Gaslog has opted to apply Nippon Paint Marine’s A-LF Sea hull coating as part of its current drydocking programme.  Gaslog said that it strives to limit the impact of its operations on the marine environment and pursue optimal operational efficiency across its fleet. With this in mind, anything proven to...

Norwegian Cruise Line signs fleet-wide agreement with Nippon Paint
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Norwegian Cruise Line signs fleet-wide agreement with Nippon Paint

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has signed a long-term supply contract with Nippon Paint Marine to ensure the delivery of antifouling systems to 13 cruise ships operating under the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands. The agreement, which was signed late last year, will see the coatings specialist apply its low-friction...

Nippon Paint Marine sees growth in coatings business
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Nippon Paint Marine sees growth in coatings business

Nippon Paint Marine has announced that the number of its hull coatings at dry-dock increased by 9 per cent this year compared to the company’s 2018 figures. In the 12-month period to June 2019, the marine coatings supplier, a division of Japan’s Nippon Paint, registered increased applications across all ship sectors, with growth in supply...

Nippon Paint Marine adds to NOA range of epoxy coatings
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Nippon Paint Marine adds to NOA range of epoxy coatings

Nippon Paint Marine has added a new system to its Nippon Optimised and Advanced (NOA) range of self-indicating epoxy coatings. The addition will protect chemical and product carrier tanks from corrosion and cargo contamination. NOA PC 700, a phenolic/novolac-based epoxy, is resistant to a wide range of chemicals, solvents and petroleum products, including those containing...

Nippon Paint applies hydrogel tech to antifouling range
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Nippon Paint applies hydrogel tech to antifouling range

Nippon Paint Marine (NPM) has applied its low-friction hydrogel-containing hull coating to its standard range of antifoulings to help reduce hull to water friction and boost fuel efficiency. Hydrogel, already used in the company’s LF-Sea 150 HyB and A-LF-Sea range of hull coatings, has now been incorporated into its Ecoloflex SPC 200 range. Ecoloflex SPC...

Nippon Paint Marine plans Middle East expansion
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Nippon Paint Marine plans Middle East expansion

Nippon Paint Maine (Europe) is set to expand its marine coatings products into new areas and market sectors following a 35 per cent increase in consolidated sales. Since it was established in 2016, Nippon Paint Marine (Europe) and its 100 per cent subsidiary Nippon Paint Marine (Turkey) has seen “considerable growth in sales” due in...