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Success of Jotun’s solvent free coating paves way for global launch

2020-11-05

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun, a global leader in marine coatings, is ready to launch its proven Jotacote Universal S120 primer to the worldwide marked after three years of success in the North East Asian and West European market.

Jotun launches SeaQuantum III series featuring microZone™ technology for tailor-made fouling protection

2020-10-26

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has today announced the launch of a range of premium antifouling coatings to succeed its market leading SeaQuantum S-line offering tailor-made fouling protection. The silyl methacrylate-based SeaQuantum III series, with products tailored for customer specific vessel operational profiles, sets a new industry standard, keeping biofouling under control to deliver an average speed loss performance of just 2% over a 60-month period. This translates to compelling owner benefits in terms of operational efficiency, environmental protection and huge fuel savings – USD 500K per year on average for a 3,000 TEU feeder container ship, and the gains extend with larger vessels and fuel price hikes.

Jotun pioneering revolutionary Hull Skating Solutions with MSC to increase efficiency and reduce emissions

2020-09-08

PRESS RELEASE: Jotun has signed the first commercial contract for container vessels with its ground-breaking Jotun Hull Skating Solutions (HSS). The contract was signed with global container shipping and logistics leader MSC, Mediterranean Shipping Company.