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PRODUCTS 3M SecureFit Protective
Eyewear 600 Series
Job sites are unpredictable, with en- vironmental conditions and tasks that can vary widely from day to day.
In response, 3M Personal Safety Di- vision has expanded its SecureFit
Nova Scotia Fishermen
Protective Eyewear line by offering
Rely on Mustang Survival
AkzoNobel’s Marine more features and deeper personal-
The Gulf Nova Scotia Fleet Plan-
Coatings App ization with the debut of the new ning Board (GNSFPB) has made
Marine coatings customers will now 3M SecureFit Protective Eyewear major investments in safety equip- enjoy anytime, anywhere access to 600 Series. New options include ment which includes 1,200 Mus- critical data with the AkzoNobel Ma-
Scotchgard Anti-fog Coatings and tang Survival immersion suits. As rine Coatings’ International mobile
Photochromic lenses that darken part of a $1.3 million spend, the app. The app provides customers with when exposed to UV light outdoors.
GNSFPB is aligning with new increased convenience and ? exibility www.3m.com safety requirements for commercial in accessing the company’s wealth of ? shing vessels introduced by Trans- coatings data. Designed to provide port Canada, which will go into ef- access to application guides, technical fect this summer. Mustang Survival datasheets, product brochures, infor- immersion suits are designed for mation cards and regional contacts, it ? otation and hypothermia protec- available on the Apple app store. www.akzonobel.com/corporate-prod- tion when every second counts.
First U.S. Tug Installed with Veth Z-Drives
Barbour JB Shipyard of St. Louis,
Missouri, has laid the keel for a new harbor tug, the ? rst here in the USA that will be powered by Veth Z-drives.
Twin Disc is the distributor for Veth
Propulsion in the US, exclusive of the
Cleaner for Fast Degreasing
Bosch Rexroth’s Innovative
Gulf Coast region. The tug will be
Split Hoist System Madison Chemical’s AquaBlue al- powered by twin 750 hp Cummins
Bosch Rexroth’s split hoist heave kaline detergent for removal of dirt, diesels and Veth VZ-700 Z-drives. compensation system supports a oil, grease, sulphurized cutting oils www.twindisc.com higher working load, while im- or metalworking ? uids exhibits proving system ef? ciency by 80%. superior penetrating and wetting
A passive in-line heave compensa- properties. An excellent water-based tor supports the load and passively cleaner, it is ideally suited for ma- compensates for some of the ship’s chinery, equipment and engines, al- movement. The passive in-line sys- lowing a single cleaner/degreaser to tem is hoisted and held by an ex- replace specialty cleaning products, isting winch or crane. An actively thus reducing inventory costs and controlled winch, mounted on streamlining the process. It can be deck, compensates for the remain- used as a soak, in ultrasonic tanks, ing movement of the load. and with pressure washers. www.boschrexroth.nl www.madchem.com 59 www.marinelink.com MN