Trelleborg Publishes Expert Opinion Piece On The Docking And Mooring Challenges Facing Today’s Ports

Dec 22, 2020

Trelleborg’s marine and offshore operation has published an informative expert opinion piece, titled ‘A Balancing Act’, which is based on discussions with key individuals on the front line of port operations. Now available online for download, it focuses on the docking and mooring challenges facing today’s port environments and how port and maritime consultants are responding to optimize windows of operation.

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Trelleborg Presents At The International Cooperation And Development Forum On Marine Economy 2020

Oct 19, 2020

The International Cooperation and Development Forum on Marine Economy 2020, which was held in Shenzhen, China, on October 15 and 16, saw world-renowned marine industry experts, government figures and Chinese business leaders, along with other key international stakeholders, discuss the required improvements in global ocean governance to ensure the development of China's marine industry and the global marine economy, as well as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Trelleborg Discussed The Importance Of Linked ESD Usage At Gastech 2020

Sep 10, 2020

As part of Gastech’s recent 2020 virtual conference, Andrew Stafford presented a technical paper on the importance of ship / shore linked Emergency Shut-Down (ESD) systems usage within the LPG industry.

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Trelleborg Discusses Importance of Rubber Compound Testing & Low Friction UHMWPE Pads Testing At PIANC Working Group Meeting

Mar 06, 2020

At PIANC’s latest Working Group (WG) 211 session, held in Melbourne, Australia (January 15-17), Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation addressed the need to carry out rubber compound testing on marine fenders and the importance of testing ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) quality in fender systems.

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Reducing the Effects of Passing Ships

Feb 24, 2020

Throughout the world, ports are continually facing the challenge of maintaining and increasing productivity. Vessel berth utilization and availability are keys that govern product or passenger transfers to occur as effectively as possible.

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LNG Transfer: Strengthening the Chain Of Custody With Integrated Monitoring

Feb 18, 2020

Last year, we saw the LNG shipping sector hit new heights. LNG carrier orders were strong; in February 2019, according to Cleaves Securities, the LNG orderbook stood at a record high, with ship owners planning to order as many as 69 LNGCs, up from 65 in 2018 and only 17 in 2017.

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Safe LNG Transfer and the Revision of the EN 1474-2 Standard

Feb 11, 2020

Ever since the International Maritime Organization first agreed to limit the sulphur content in all marine fuels to 0.5 percent beginning in 2020, we’ve seen a substantial rise in the demand for LNG bunkering infrastructure. Now that we have arrived in 2020, we’re sensing a real urgency is permeating the industry, as ports and ship owners alike ensure that they are compliant.

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LNG: Breaking Taboos is a Necessity

Jan 23, 2020

We’ve long argued that LNG projects need to embrace fresh thinking when it comes to the transfer zone, and to do things differently from the fuels that have gone before it if it is to succeed.

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Safe and Efficient Transfer in the LPG Market

Jan 17, 2020

Last year, market indicators revealed that the LPG shipping market is growing as demand from developing countries continues to increase.

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Trelleborg discusses fender design, quality and testing at latest PIANC Working Group meeting

Nov 14, 2019

Trelleborg recently addressed the importance of the design, quality and testing of marine fenders at PIANC Working Group (WG) 211’s latest session, held in Dover, UK (October 16), as it continues its drive to raise standards in fender best practice with the evolution of PIANC’s 2002 Guidelines for the Design of Fender Systems.

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Trelleborg to exhibit at Europort 2019

Oct 29, 2019

Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation will be exhibiting at Europort 2019. At the conference and exhibition, visitors will discover our comprehensive suite of solutions for the maritime sector.

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Trelleborg Qingdao celebrates 10-year anniversary with renaming to reflect offering evolution

Oct 14, 2019

Trelleborg Qingdao, which recently celebrated its 10-year anniversary since its inception, has long supported the operation’s commitment to developing innovative, cost-effective solutions that enhance safety, efficiency and sustainability. Therefore, it is with great delight that the facility has officially been renamed Trelleborg Marine Engineering (Qingdao) Co. Ltd, to reflect the evolution of its operations.

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Type Approval and fender performance verification

Oct 08, 2019

As vessel sizes get larger, the importance of mission critical equipment like fenders becomes even more vital.

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Velocity factors: its creation and relation to strain rate & chemical composition

Sep 30, 2019

Currently, fender performance data in catalogs is presented either in constant velocity (CV) with a compression velocity of 0.33-1.33 mm/s, or Rated Performance Data (RPD). CV performance data is multiplied by velocity factor (VF) (calculated at 150 mm/s) to convert to RPD. However, there is rarely advice on the creation of velocity factors and effects of velocity on the CV performance data within the catalog.

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Thermo-Gravimetric Analysis (TGA): a vital test for rubber fender chemical composition and quality control

Sep 23, 2019

High-quality fenders are essential to the safety and efficiency of port operations, protecting vessels and terminals alike. But, until recently, understanding chemical composition in rubber fenders was not practiced in the industry due to a lack of suitable tests and specifications.

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Facilitating the accommodation of cruise ships at Puerto Costa Maya

Sep 10, 2019

Although cruise vessels are continuously growing in size, generally ports globally are not. Expansion, if possible, is costly and resource optimization is therefore key. But sticking with existing infrastructure to minimize costs can have adverse effects.

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Discover our comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019

Aug 27, 2019

With over 35,000 visitors, 3,500 attendees and 700 exhibitors, Gastech is undoubtedly one of the most important events on the calendars of upstream, midstream and downstream gas, energy and LNG professionals.

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Trelleborg relocates its marine and infrastructure headquarters and Dubai office to accommodate growth

Aug 21, 2019

Paving the way for an ever-expanding team, in addition to a greater local presence and expertise, Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation has relocated its headquarters and Dubai marine fender sales operation to a larger office in Dubai.

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Port of Tallinn to optimize mooring with Trelleborg's AutoMoor

Aug 13, 2019

Docking and mooring plays a critical role in increasing throughput of an individual berth and overall port facility. No matter the application, ports and terminals worldwide are under pressure to increase throughput. However, trying to do so at the same time as dealing with increasing vessel sizes can be challenging.

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Trelleborg welcomes PIANC's plans for the evolution of fender best practice

Jul 03, 2019

Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation recently hosted PIANC’s Working Group (WG) 211 in our manufacturing facility in Qingdao, China, and discussed the evolution of fender design best practice.

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Showing support for the world's largest Ocean Cleanup

Jun 28, 2019

As a socially responsible company, Trelleborg is committed to help facilitate a more sustainable future for our planet by addressing the problems caused by excessive plastic waste. This has recently seen Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation supporting The Ocean Cleanup and its bid to rid the world’s oceans of plastic.

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Trelleborg discusses performance verification of marine fenders

Jun 07, 2019

Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation will deliver a presentation on marine fender performance verification at this year’s Biennial Technical Event (BTV) PIANC conference. We’re very proud to be the main sponsor of the event.

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Trelleborg to help facilitate the build of luxury super yachts at the Port of Amsterdam

May 28, 2019

Internationally renowned shipyard, Royal Van Lent, set out to upgrade its existing facilities at the Port of Amsterdam in order to enable the build of increasingly larger luxury super yachts of up to 160 meters in length. As part of the upgrade, Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation has supplied one of its Gina gasket (G150-125) to the facility’s new floating dry dock.

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Trelleborg Facilitates Singapore Cruise Centre Redevelopment

Apr 30, 2019

Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation supplied its SCK Cell Fenders as part of a project undertaken by the Singapore Cruise Centre to upgrade its infrastructure to accommodate the latest generation of cruise vessels at its international cruise terminal.

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Trelleborg to supply smart rope free mooring system to Port of Langnas

Feb 20, 2019

Discover how port automation is to increase reliability, safety and efficiency at The Port of Langnas.

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Trelleborg to present at 2019 LNG Bunkering Summit

Jan 18, 2019

Find out what Trelleborg has in store for Europe’s fastest growing and largest LNG event, the 2019 LNG Bunkering Summit.

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Trelleborg takes its navigation and piloting offering to the max

Dec 14, 2018

Discover Trelleborg's latest addition to its navigation and piloting offering, which utilizes state-of-the-art software and smart technology to help pilots and ports optimize safety and efficiency in their day-to-day operations.

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Trelleborg strengthens safe piloting and navigation offering

Nov 27, 2018

Real-time data sharing, helping tugboat operators and ports to optimize safety and efficiency in their day-to-day operations. Learn more about SafeTug.

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Trelleborg to kick-start 2018 LNG ship-shore interface conference

Nov 13, 2018

The LNG Ship/Shore Interface Conference will bring together Europe’s LNG transportation supply chain. Learn about what Platinum Sponsor Trelleborg has in store for the event.

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