Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Dyneema® fiber does double duty to tow and tie up stricken Modern Express
Two maritime leaders both choose high strength, lightweight ropes made with Dyneema® for their respective roles in a dramatic salvage operation. A notorious danger area The Bay of Biscay between...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Deepwater Horizon Survivor Wants To Honor Lost Crewmates
By Celeste Hoang A specific memory has stayed with Caleb Holloway since April 20, 2010, the night the Deepwater Horizon oil rig was torn apart off the coast of Louisana by...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Learn Why Not All HMPE Is The Same
Operators in the marine industry, looking for high performance mooring ropes, are increasingly turning to ropes made from ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE), also known as high modulus polyethylene (HMPE). Ropes made from this synthetic material are just as strong as steel-wire ropes, yet significantly lighter, making them easier to handle, thereby saving time and money for the users and reducing the carbon footprint.
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