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Antifouling

Choose a self-polishing antifouling to protect your vessel from harmful organisms, and reduce your fuel bills and emissions.

Our antifouling coatings carefully release biocides to keep your vessels’ hull fouling free from 36 months to 90 months, reducing fuel consumption by up to 4%. Our range features chemically hydrolysing nano acrylate technology and silylated acrylate technology for premium performance, zinc carboxylates technology for proven strong performance, and our cost effective rosin based antifoulings. All our antifoulings are reinforced with patented microfibre technology for superior mechanical strength.

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Overview of categories and technologies

Fouling
Defence

Antifouling

Fouling
Release

Anti-
corrosive primers

ActiGuard
Technology

Nano
Acrylate
Technology

Silylate
Acrylate
Technology

Rosin Based Technology

Silicone
Based Technology

Epoxy Based Technology

Every vessel has a unique set of factors that must be considered when looking for the best value fouling control solution. Whatever business or waters your vessel operates in, you can find an antifouling solution that meets your needs

Find the best solution for your vessel

Finding the right hull coating is about maximising fuel savings. Getting there is about understanding the balance between many different factors. The right choice means short payback time and years of energy-efficient sailing, while the wrong one may haunt you for a whole service interval. Hempel’s coating experts can help you:

  • • estimate the fuel savings potential for your specific vessel
  • • choose the right coating that fits your trading pattern, sailing speed and level of activity
  • • make sure the coating is suitable for the application climate and process
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    Instant antifouling

    GLOBIC antifouling starts working at full strength as soon as the hull meets the water. No need to worry about lack of water friction

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