CimbriaTelestackBühler GmbHThe Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology Port of South LouisianaCleveland Cascades Ltd
  • Cimbria
  • TOC Events
  • Van Aalst
  • Telestack
  • Cleveland Cascades Ltd
  • TBA Group

Hydrex and Subsea Industries appoint GearConsult

Hydrex and Subsea Industries appoint GearConsult

(Posted on 28/10/19)

Hydrex and Subsea Industries have a new representative agent in Norway. GearConsult AS will represent and support Hydrex services and Subsea Industries products throughout the country.

Ms. Tamara Slight, External Relations Executive for Subsea Industries and Hydrex commented on the appointment: “We are proud to welcome GearConsult to our expanding network of agents. The Norwegian market is very important to us, particularly since Ecospeed is the most durable and overall best coating available. A non-toxic coating system is vital in sensitive waters such as the coastlines or the fjords. GearConsult’s experience and our ability to deliver in this field will help Norwegian owners and operators to save money on fuel while also protecting the environment.”

GearConsult AS represents and promotes the products and services of their principals in the Norwegian market. Traditionally they have had a focus on rotating equipment in the marine market, but over the recent years they have gradually shifted to representing companies who offer green solutions and products. These include hybrid propulsion systems, wave energy recovery and thermal energy recovery systems. The environmentally safe products and services of Subsea Industries and Hydrex fit in perfectly with this vision.

Hydrex is renowned for bringing drydock-like conditions to ships and offshore units. This helps owners to extend their vessels’ drydock interval and eliminates the loss of time and production brought about by drydocking. Using its patented mobdock concept (mobile mini drydock), Hydrex diver/technicians can perform permanent repairs to all parts of the underwater ship propulsion system, as well as steel work or crack repairs in drydock-like conditions.

Subsea Industries is a pioneer in the development of hard hull coating systems and hull and propeller cleaning systems. In 2002 a long-lasting, non-toxic method of protecting ship hulls was introduced into the market. In 2013, after more than 10 years of strenuous testing, Ecoshield was launched for permanent protection against cavitation damage for rudders. In 2014 Ecolock was introduced. This coating system is designed to protect offshore vessels for decades without the need for drydocking. The latest members of the family are Ecofix, a superior, tested and proven filler and Ecolast, a UV resistant coating offering the full corrosion and abrasion protection Subsea Industries coatings are known for.

Latest News

Potential officer shortage looms

(Posted on 29/07/21)

Launched this week, the new Seafarer Workforce Report from BIMCO and the International Chamber of Shipping... Read more


DNV backs crew change programme in SE Asia

(Posted on 29/07/21)

DNV, the world’s leading classification society and risk management expert, is embarking on an... Read more


IMI and Columbia sign cooperation agreement

(Posted on 29/07/21)

International Maritime Industries (IMI), the largest maritime yard in the Middle East and North Africa... Read more


Ocean Technologies helps seafarers minimise distractions

(Posted on 26/07/21)

Distractions are recognised as one of the biggest causes of human error resulting in incidents, accidents... Read more


The BMA recognises first mental health training course

(Posted on 26/07/21)

The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) has announced that it has recognised the Seafarer Mental Health... Read more


ClassNK grants innovation endorsement Tsuneishi

(Posted on 20/07/21)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted its first Innovation Endorsement “Provider Certification... Read more


Jamaica’s successful women can serve as an example

(Posted on 20/07/21)

World shipping can learn a lot from Jamaica when it comes to equality in the maritime workplace because... Read more


DNV verifies Survitec’s new firefighting foam tests

(Posted on 15/07/21)

Classification society DNV has issued a verification statement allowing global survival technology specialist... Read more


METIS contributes digital expertise to EU sustainability project

(Posted on 15/07/21)

METIS Cyberspace Technology is contributing to an EU-backed project that will test clean energy solutions... Read more


Wärtsilä launches major carbon-free solutions test programme

(Posted on 15/07/21)

The technology group Wärtsilä continues to lead the ongoing transformation of the energy and... Read more


TMS Awards 2021Sailors SocietyViganTBA GroupCoaltrans Asia 2021TOC Events
  • TMS Awards 2021
  • Sailors Society
  • Coaltrans Asia 2021
  • Bühler GmbH

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping