Marine & Offshore http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en All-stainless-steel air cylinders http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/7082/TechZone-Cylinders <div class="node-body article-body">A line of stainless-steel cylinders is designed for food-processing and pharmaceutical applications. All-threaded construction cylinders are fully repairable, and their crevice-free design simplifies washdowns and clean-ups. Available in 1 1 ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/7082/TechZone-Cylinders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:36:00 +0000 4197 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Russia Constructing World’s Largest Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/russia-constructing-world-s-largest-nuclear-powered-icebreaker <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Russian Federation has begun construction of the world&rsquo;s largest universal nuclear-powered icebreaker at a reported cost of 36,959 billion rubles ($1.16 billion). Capable of navigating in both the Arctic Ocean and the shallow waters of Siberian rivers, the 173-m (568 ft) vessel is being built by the Baltiysky Zavod shipyard in St Petersburg and scheduled for completion by 2017.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/russia-constructing-world-s-largest-nuclear-powered-icebreaker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/russia-constructing-world-s-largest-nuclear-powered-icebreaker#comments Marine & Offshore Fri, 13 Mar 2015 01:07:00 +0000 31481 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com A Noteworthy Keynote at the International WorkBoat Show http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/noteworthy-keynote-international-workboat-show <div class="node-body article-body">One of the keynote speakers at the International WorkBoat Show was Richard Phillips, the former captain of the MV Maersk Alabama, a container ship that was hijacked by pirates April 8, 2009 off the coast of Somalia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/noteworthy-keynote-international-workboat-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/noteworthy-keynote-international-workboat-show#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 29961 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com WorkBoat Show Chugs into NOLA http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/workboat-show-chugs-nola <div class="field-byline"> Alexis Coffey </div> <div class="field-deck"> Expect this year’s annual show and conference to highlight the best of the marine industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Expect 2014’s International WorkBoat Show and Conference to highlight the best of the marine industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/workboat-show-chugs-nola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/workboat-show-chugs-nola#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:34:00 +0000 29701 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Deep Seas Push Hydraulic-System Boundaries http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/deep-seas-push-hydraulic-system-boundaries <div class="field-byline"> Royce Gerngross and Alexandre Orth, PhD </div> <div class="field-deck"> Industries expand efforts into the subsea terrain to acquire vital resources needed to meet global demand. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Taking of advantage of hydraulic systems, industries look to expand efforts into the subsea terrain to acquire vital resources needed to meet global demand. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/deep-seas-push-hydraulic-system-boundaries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/deep-seas-push-hydraulic-system-boundaries#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:08:00 +0000 29541 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics in the Aftermath of Pearl Harbor http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/hydraulics-aftermath-pearl-harbor <div class="node-body blog-body">Quick action using hydraulics helped right many of the warships damaging in the attack on Pearl Harbor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hitch-post">The Hitch Post</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/hydraulics-aftermath-pearl-harbor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/blog/hydraulics-aftermath-pearl-harbor#comments Marine & Offshore Material Handling Hydraulic Pumps & Motors The Hitch Post Sat, 08 Nov 2014 17:24:00 +0000 29521 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com A new weapon in the battle against corrosion http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/new-weapon-battle-against-corrosion <div class="field-byline"> Eduardo Perea, Sandvik Materials </div> <div class="field-deck"> Alternative annealing and alloying techniques can improve performance stainless-steel tubing used in hydraulic cylinders and other components. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alternative annealing and alloying techniques can improve performance stainless-steel tubing used in hydraulic cylinders and other components.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/new-weapon-battle-against-corrosion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/new-weapon-battle-against-corrosion#comments Marine & Offshore Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:07:00 +0000 26091 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Make waves at OTC http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-amp-offshore/make-waves-otc <div class="field-deck"> The annual Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) event is once again set to bring together thousands of professionals involved in offshore technologies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2013 will be held May 6-9 at Reliant Park, Houston. Perhaps the largest and most important event for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection, OTC attracts more than 80,000 attendees from more than 110 countries and 2500 exhibiting companies, including a large number of fluid power component, system and service providers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-amp-offshore/make-waves-otc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-amp-offshore/make-waves-otc#comments Marine & Offshore Events Tue, 09 Apr 2013 18:52:00 +0000 20391 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Wave energy presents new challenges http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-amp-offshore/wave-energy-presents-new-challenges <div class="field-byline"> By Ingo Rühlicke, Hunger Hydraulics Inc. and Matthias Haag, Aqua Marine Power Ltd. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Hydraulic cylinders meet strength and maintenance requirements of wave-energy converters. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Aquamarine Power, based in Edinburgh, Scotland, is an alternative energy company with additional operations in Ireland and Northern Ireland. It is currently developing its flagship technology, a hydroelectric wave-energy converter called Oyster. Aquamarine Power&rsquo;s goal is to develop commercial wave farms around the world to make renewable <img alt="" height="243" src="/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2013/03/Folie-3-1.gif" style="margin: 5px; float: right;" title="Surge forces move the oscillator like an inverted pendulum, which can pivot a full 180°.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-amp-offshore/wave-energy-presents-new-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-amp-offshore/wave-energy-presents-new-challenges#comments Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Tue, 09 Apr 2013 14:04:00 +0000 20381 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic fluids to meet EPA regulations http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-epa-regulations <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Mary C. Gannon </div> <div class="field-deck"> Changes to EPA regulations for marine vessel operators means a change to environmentally hydraulic fluid is necessary. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With proposed changes to U.S. vessel discharge regulations by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), vessel operators who have yet to adopt less hazardous chemicals into their operations must reexamine their lubricating, cleaning and degreasing practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-epa-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-epa-regulations#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Mon, 08 Apr 2013 15:35:00 +0000 20341 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com