Russian trawler hulls protected with Cathelco ICCP systems

Cathelco are supplying hull corrosion protection systems for three trawlers which mark the first stage in modernising the Russian fishing fleet. The freezer trawlers are being built by the Vyborg Shipyard for the Arkhangelsk Trawl Fleet JSC who will operate them in the North and Far East fishing basins. Each vessel will be equipped with…

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A century of service celebrated at Cathelco

More than a century of loyalty and commitment was celebrated at Cathelco when four employees stepped forward to receive long service gifts. Justin Salisbury, managing director, presented each of them with a handsome Mont Blanc pen in recognition of 25 years plus service and their contribution to the success of the firm. Founded in Chesterfield…

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HMS Queen Elizabeth sets sail with Cathelco equipment on board

The Royal Navy’s largest ever warship put to sea this week with Cathelco equipment on board. In a delicate operation lasting nearly four hours, HMS Queen Elizabeth moved from the basin in Rosyth, where she has been under construction since 2014, and into the Forth estuary. Cathelco have supplied hull corrosion protection (ICCP) and marine…

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Cathelco acquires Echo Marine to create stronger presence in Mallorca

Cathelco, the leading European provider of water treatment solutions for superyachts, has acquired Echo Marine Service, the service centre for Hydro Electrique Marine (HEM) desalinators based in Palma, Mallorca. The opportunity has arisen due to the retirement of Erik Hansen, a Danish Navy engineer, who set up the business in 1986 and later became an…

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Cathelco supply MGPS system for the RRS Sir David Attenborough

Cathelco is supplying marine growth prevention systems (MGPS) for the RRS Sir David Attenborough, a state-of-the-art polar research vessel commissioned by Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) which is being built by Cammell Laird and will be operated by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS). The 128m vessel, which comes into service in 2019, will transform how…

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Cathelco supply systems for new generation of cruise ships

Cathelco are supplying two of their systems for the latest Quantum class cruise ships to be built for Royal Caribbean Cruises by Meyerwerft in Germany. The marine growth prevention (MGPS) and impressed current cathodic protection (ICCP) systems will be installed on the fourth and fifth vessels in the series which are scheduled to go into…

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Cathelco supply BWT system for cable laying vessel

Cathelco have supplied a ballast water treatment (BWT) system for the C.C. Pacifique, a steel barge which is being converted into a cable laying vessel for Coastal Carriers BV of the Netherlands. The order for the system was placed by V.Delta, part of V.Group, the international ship management company who are managing the conversion of…

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