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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.

AkzoNobel details financial benefits of carbon credits methodology.

October 30, 2014
Two ship owners are due to be awarded a combined total of almost $500,000 when the first claims resulting from a new carbon credits methodology developed by AkzoNobel and The Gold Standard Foundation are finalized next year.

International® signs more contracts with Selah Shipyard

October 08, 2014
AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business, International®, has signed a new contract to provide coatings for two 83m Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs) with Selah Shipyard, Turkey, thanks to a long-standing relationship.

International® showcases latest innovations at SMM 2014

September 30, 2014
Now in its 26th year, the shipbuilding, machinery & marine technology international trade fair was attended by more than 2,100 exhibitors including 150 first-timers, with 50,000 visitors filling the 90,000 square meters of exhibition space.

Intersleek®1100SR receives industry-wide recognition

May 27, 2014
AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business, International®, is celebrating the success of its Intersleek®1100SR technology following a series of nominations and award wins from RINA, Seatrade and Riviera Maritime.

First ever carbon credit methodology developed for international shipping approved by The Gold Standard

April 29, 2014
Announcing the first ever carbon credit methodology developed for international shipping approved by The Gold Standard. This new approach drives uptake of foul release eco-efficiency technologies and provides revenue from carbon reductions.

Intersleek®1100SR fouling control system wins Clean Shipping category at 2014 Seatrade awards

April 15, 2014
AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business, the supplier of International® advanced hull coatings, has received the Clean Shipping award at the 2014 Seatrade Awards.

Pioneering Intertrac software enables tailoring of advanced International® hull coatings to specific vessel operations

April 03, 2014
AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings business, has developed Intertrac, the shipping industry’s first, patented applied for software system that enables ship owners and operators to accurately assess and predict the risk of hull fouling dependent on the route their vessels are transiting.

87% of shipping industry wants a common standardised methodology to measure fuel consumption

February 17, 2014
Independent UCL study commissioned by International Paint reveals true impact of clean technology and key role that a standard measurement methodology can play.

International Paint shines at Marintec China 2013

December 23, 2013
International Paint was once again proud to shine at Marintec China, the marine industry’s most recognized maritime trade show in Asia from 3rd to 6th December this year.

Grimaldi going strong with Intersleek®1100SR

December 13, 2013
The Grimaldi Group, having chosen new Intersleek®1100SR for eight vessels in just seven weeks, is prolific in the adoption of foul release technology.

International Marine moves into mobile

December 4, 2013
International’s Marine Coatings business has launched a new mobile website,, to give its customers and teams easy access to the latest information, wherever they are.

Simonsen simplifies its operations with Interline®9001

December 02, 2013
M.H. Simonsen was the first company to apply International’s latest high performance tank coating Interline®9001 to all tanks of a vessel, the ‘Oradana’. Twenty months and many aggressive cargoes later, the coating is still in pristine condition.

International® set to shine at Marintec 2013

November 26, 2013
International® eagerly awaits the opening of this year’s Marintec exhibition, 3rd-6th December, where it will focus on delivering performance through innovation, particularly through its revolutionary fouling control coatings.  

Delivering Performance through Innovation at Kormarine 2013

November 18, 2013
International Paint was once again proud to participate in Kormarine, International Marine, Shipbuilding & Offshore Trade Show held in the port city of Busan, Korea in October this year.

International Paint Shanghai Employees ‘run around the world’

September 24, 2013
On 15th September 2013, over 60 International Paint Shanghai employees visited Xisha Wetland Park in Chongming Island to partake in AkzoNobel’s ‘run around the world’ (RATW) initiative, covering a total of 730km.

International Paint sees Significant Uptake in New Fouling Control Technologies as Shipowners Invest in Sustainability and Innovation

September 05, 2013
International Paint announced today that its two latest hull-coating technologies - Intercept®8000 LPP and Intersleek®1100SR - have already made a significant impact on the market within months of their launch in March.
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