A solid material which contains one or more synthetic organic high polymers as essential ingredients.
The property of a material that allows it to be extensively and repeatedly deformed without rupture and that allows it to retain its deformed shape after the applied force has been removed.
The VIKING ENERGY is the world first LNG-fuelled PSV. The construction of the hull and superstructure was subcontracted to the Polish shipyard Maritim in Gdańsk from where it was towed to Kleven Verft in Ulsteinvik, Norway, for outfitting.
The plates of a hull, a deck, a bulkhead, etc.
A cable plough is a sophisticated seabed tool that creates and back fills trenchers in order to protect all types of submarine cable.
A thing used for connecting a piece of electrical equipment to the main supply of electricity.
A valve which regulates the flow of a fluid. It is remotelyoperated as the correcting unit of an automatic control system. The actuator is operated by compressed air.
The loading/offloading system for dry powder material (cement) developed by Merevido Europe B.B.
An electric rudderpropeller, see Electric podded propulsors.
A service based on polar orbiting satellites which receive and relay distress, alerts from satellite EPIRBs and which provides their position (SOLAS, Chapter IV).
A substance that makes air, waters, soil etc dangerously dirty.
The process of making air, water, soil etc dangerously dirty and not suitable for people or animals.
The highly-sophisticated 3830t displacement multi-purpose ship built in 1998 by Stralsund shipyard, Volkswerft GmbH.
Collection and subsequent pumping of viscous oil is difficult unless specially developed equipment is used for spill clean up.
The new generation of advanced coast protection vessels to deal with potential emergencies.
A high molecular weight material created from lower molecular weight constituents by chemical reaction. Polymers with resinous characteristics are frequently used in paints.
A resin with special characteristics. Paints based on polyurethanes are either one or two-pack, and they wear extremely slowly and are resistant to chemicals.
A foam obtained from the reaction between the polyetherpolyol and the polyisocyanate.
A simple, non self-propelled and unmanned floating structure without hatchways in the deck except small manholes closed with gasketed covers.
A cover with both sides closed. This term is often misused as the alternative name for an open-girder lift-away cover.