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AkzoNobel makes first award of Carbon Credits to Greek ship owner Neda Maritime

May 11, 2016
Neda Maritime Agency Co Ltd, a leading Greek tanker and bulker owner, has become the world’s first ship owner to be awarded carbon credits through landmark methodology developed by AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business.

AkzoNobel supports efficient on-board maintenance with new anticorrosive primer Intershield® One-2-One

April 20, 2016
AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business has launched a best-in-class anticorrosive universal primer, Intershield® One-2-One, which delivers simplified maintenance, waste avoidance and enhanced corrosion protection.

Ship industry to benefit from Intercept® 8500 LPP, AkzoNobel’s revolutionary antifouling

March 23, 2016
Ship owners and operators can now benefit from improvements in operational, cost and environmental efficiencies thanks to the latest antifouling developed by AkzoNobel, which is set to revolutionize the biocidal coatings market.

AkzoNobel launches latest version of Intertrac Vision incorporating cruise vessels

March 11, 2016
AkzoNobel’s marine coatings business announces the addition of cruise vessels to Intertrac Vision, its ‘big data’ tool that provides accurate and transparent predictions on the fuel and CO2 savings potential of fouling control coatings.

AkzoNobel announces first issue of carbon credits from Intersleek technology

February 25, 2016

AkzoNobel has announced the issue of more than 126,000 carbon credits worth more than $500,000 – the first to be awarded under the company’s landmark scheme for the shipping industry.


AkzoNobel and Marlins deliver onboard marine coating new e-learning course ‘Painting and Surfaces’

February 02, 2016
AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business and Marlins, the leading brand in Maritime English and technical e-learning solutions for the shipping, cruise and offshore industries, have launched a global training solution.

Medical ship receives aid from AkzoNobel

December 04, 2015
We supplied our high performance Intersleek hull coating to volunteer group Youth With a Mission (YWAM), who operate the ship. The system offers the added benefit of helping to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by an average of 9 percent.

AkzoNobel’s slime-busting coating wins prestigious innovation award

October 20, 2015
A biocide-free anti-slime coating developed by AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business – which helps to save fuel and cut emissions – has been named overall winner of the prestigious ICIS Innovation Awards for 2015.

AkzoNobel launches Intertrac Vision, the shipping industry’s first consultancy tool to predict the impact of fouling control coatings on ship efficiency

October 15, 2015
Intertrac Vision provides an instant assessment of ROI from the comparison of fouling control coatings prior to application. Advanced science enables a bespoke consultative approach for hull coating selection.

Intershield® 7100LWT receives US Navy Approval

October 12, 2015
Intershield® 7100LWT, part of AkzoNobel’s International® line of marine coatings products, has received U.S. Navy approval to Military Specification MIL-PRF-3135 Type III Class 2, Grade B.

AkzoNobel’s Intersleek® and Carbon Credits methodology feature in the UK Chamber of Shipping’s ‘A Maritime Nation’

September 09, 2015
Commissioned by the UK Chamber of Shipping and produced by ITN Productions, A Maritime Nation is an online news programme that will investigate the global issues facing the shipping industry, the UK’s heritage and standing.

AkzoNobel’s carbon credits methodology wins environmental award

July 09, 2015
AkzoNobel’s landmark carbon credits methodology for the shipping industry has won the Best Offsetting Project award in the 2015 Voluntary Carbon Market Rankings.

Spanish ferry operator enrolls in AkzoNobel carbon credits program

April 24, 2015
Leading Spanish ferry operator Baleària has signed up to AkzoNobel’s landmark carbon credits program

Interline®9001 application progresses on major chemical carrier Newbuildings with Navig8

March 05, 2015
Leading ship owner Navig8, is progressing application of Interline®9001, an advanced cargo tank coating from AkzoNobel’s International® marine coating product range, on a series of 18 chemical tankers currently under construction in South Korea.
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