Challenges

Tankers generally operate in a global trading pattern with numerous very high fouling challenge regions around the globe. Furthermore, they normally have frequent stops due to the loading and discharging of cargoes. Therefore, an effective underwater coating is essential to their operation.​

Results, Return on Investment and Future Plans​

In comparison to other technologies, Intersleek 1100SR has demonstrated excellent slime release properties. Its innovative fluoropolymer technology and extremely low roughness for underwater areas lead to minimal macro and micro fouling observed on vessels, which results in significant savings to vessel operators.​

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Intersleek 1100SR helps tankers generate over 10% fuel savings