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SKF helps increase rotating equipment performance for BP
SKF has signed a three-year, multi-million-pound contract with BP to supply condition monitoring services to its UK offshore assets. As well as collecting data from a range of rotating equipment – including fans, motors and generators – SKF will provide analytics, reports and (Read more)
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The United Kingdom Royal Navy’s latest nuclear submarine, HMS Astute, features 39,000 acoustic tiles manufactured from a fully (Read more)

Fläkt Woods have been selected to provide 74 air handling units (AHUs), worth €6.5 million, from its EUMM range for three large (Read more)

On Saturday 22 December 2007 at 14.30 hrs, the 9,000m³ trailing suction hopper dredger BREYDEL was launched at the IHC Merwede (Read more)

IHC Merwede B.V. will be opening its new South-East Asia Office in Singapore on 11 December 2007. The new office will also act as (Read more)

Safe operation of dynamically positioned (DP) vessels is of vital importance to the global offshore oil and gas industry. Ian (Read more)
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Bearings improve efficiency and safety of marine drives
Luxury cruise liner 'Celebrity Solstice', which was put to sea for her maiden voyage at the end of 2008, uses drive technology that incorporates sophisticated bearing technology from Schaeffler. The (Read more)
Small ships Story
Sapphire® - The Sustainable shipboard firefighting solution from Tyco
Since its introduction by Tyco Safety Products Fire Suppression Group in 2004, SAPPHIRE® has been widely adopted as the fire suppression system of choice for marine engine rooms and compartments. (Read more)