Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Abrasion Resistance The Second Factor For Selecting The Right Mooring Lines For Your Vessel

Check the FACTs Safe and reliable mooring needs ropes to perform, often in adverse weather and changing port conditions. There are four silent saboteurs that

February 8, 2023
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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Reliable mooring lines made with Dyneema® SK78 fiber enable your vessel to go to the Artic and the Equator and everywhere in-between 

Safe and reliable mooring requires dependable rope behavior. In a series of articles, we have deep dived into the silent saboteurs that degrade rope

January 3, 2023
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Thursday, December 15, 2022

Accurately Predicting The Service Life Of Mooring Lines Starts With First Understanding Their Creep Behavior

Know the FACTs Creep is the third essential rope behavior you need to understand for safe and reliable mooring. Of the four silent saboteurs that degrade

December 15, 2022
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Monday, November 15, 2021

Dyneema® SK78: Trusted mooring performance in warm climate and dynamic conditions

The maritime sector is continuously evolving to meet the challenges today. However, one thing remains at the heart of all mooring operations and that is

November 15, 2021
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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

The maritime industry is under more pressure than ever. Are your mooring lines up to the task?

Mooring lines with Dyneema® SK78 can provide the solution for organizations looking to ensure their mooring and towing operations are as quick, safe and

May 26, 2020
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Thursday, December 20, 2018
Press Releases

Strengthened Cooperation between DSM and COSCO Shipping Energy

Press Release – DSM, the producer of Dyneema®, the world strongest fiber™ and world leading crude oil transporter COSCO Shipping Energy

December 20, 2018
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Friday, November 23, 2018

Safe harbor–Learning from mooring accidents

A ship’s crew faces many hazards at sea. But even when the ship is docked in harbor, safety procedures and equipment are still needed to protect crews

November 23, 2018
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Watch Now On Demand: What you need to know about the new MEG4

  Update: If you missed the Live Webinar it’s not too late. You can watch now On Demand The maritime industry has always been concerned with safety.

October 31, 2018
Total Views: 240

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

When enough is enough: switching from failure-prone jacketed HMPE ropes to non-jacketed ropes with Dyneema® SK78

At what point do you say “Enough!”? For BW Fleet Management (BW FM), that moment came when seven mooring lines failed on a single vessel during a berthing

March 28, 2017
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Mooring ropes with Dyneema® show minimal wear after six years in service on VLCC

Excellent reliability and durability in securing operations. Only with Dyneema® With the shipping industry focusing on improving safety and effective VLCC

February 7, 2017
Total Views: 260

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

October 25, 2016
Total Views: 91

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

PT Indo Straits: No breakages in two years

  In 2012, PT Indo Straits began researching the purchase of new spring line ropes for these vessels. The ropes were needed to position and stabilize

October 11, 2016
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016
2016-mv-benita-aground in Storm

Refloating made possible, with Dyneema

After the MV Benita, a bulk carrier headed to the South African city of Durban, was grounded on June 17, Five Oceans Salvage (FOS) was brought in to refloat

September 27, 2016
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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

September 13, 2016
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Perini Navi Perseus mast stepping future fibres la spezia

Future Fibres’ Giant Carbon Mast Will Carry Largest Sail Ever Made

Luxury yacht builder Perini Navi completed the mast stepping operation today of Perseus3 a 60 meter sloop with one of the tallest masts in the world. Built of

July 29, 2014
Total Views: 184

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
macgregor offshore crane
Engineering News

Offshore Cranes Get Bigger and More Sophisticated

An interesting trend in recent years has been the increase in high spec supply vessels ordered to service the offshore oil and gas industry, in addition to

June 25, 2013
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