Wijnne Barends chooses Sonihull for box-cooler anti-fouling

Wijnne Barends, the Netherlands’ oldest active shipping company, has chosen the Sonihull ultrasonic anti-fouling system to protect two of its vessels. The ships, Lady Ariette and Lady Anne Beau are both 88m long 2,544 GT general cargo ships that were built in 2016 at GS Yard. Five transducers were bonded onto the box-coolers During scheduled…

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NRG shows the way at Innovation Expo 2018

Sonihull shows the way for a future of poison-free antifouling at the renowned Innovation Expo 2018 in Rotterdam. Sonihull in association with its Dutch distributor Lamers System Care, were invited to attend the event to demonstrate the Sonihull ultrasonic anti-fouling system. Sonihull does not rely on leaching toxins into the marine environment to keep hulls…

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Tug Boat Install – Fast Turnaround

Low power consumption makes for fast mothballing and reactivation Typical results after twelve months service in a box cooler installation are shown below. Photographed from the bottom of the sea chest looking upwards, the red surfaces visible are the sides and top of the sea-chest with the seawater inlet grate visible to the right. All…

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Hopper Dredger – Zero Downtime

Ifestos Marine works is part of the EDT Offshore Group, a horizontally-integrated specialist service provider in the offshore oil and gas sector, fantastically positioned in the heart of the Eastern Mediterranean. Having sold and installed a Sonihull8 ultrasonic anti-fouling system on a 3,205 DWT Hopper Dredger, Ifestos signed-on as Sonihull’s distributor for Cyprus, Egypt, Israel…

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