Marine & Offshore http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Pneumatic Ballast Control Keeps Ships Fit for High Seas http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas <div class="node-body article-body">The Marex Valve Control System's pneumatic actuators can be mounted in the ballast tanks and adjusted with no need for electricity, thus offering a lower-cost control approach. </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/pneumatic-valves/pneumatic-ballast-control-keeps-ships-fit-high-seas#comments Controls & Instrumentation Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Pneumatic Valves Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:52:00 +0000 37891 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics Serves Aussie Navy http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/hydraulics-serves-aussie-navy <div class="node-body article-body">Fluidmecanica designed and built the ventilation system for the engine room of four military landing craft for the Royal Navy of Australia.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/hydraulics-serves-aussie-navy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/hydraulics-serves-aussie-navy#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Tue, 12 Apr 2016 13:42:00 +0000 37871 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Troubleshooting Challenge: Cargo Ship Pressure Buildup Problem http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-cargo-ship-pressure-buildup-problem <div class="node-body article-body">What circuit issue caused a cargo ship's hydraulic power unit (HPU) to delay opening and closing hatch doors when pressing the solenoid button?</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-cargo-ship-pressure-buildup-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/troubleshooting-challenge-cargo-ship-pressure-buildup-problem#comments Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:01:00 +0000 37441 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hot Stabs: Quick Couplings on Steroids http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hot-stabs-quick-couplings-steroids <div class="field-byline"> Chauntelle Baughman, CFPHS </div> <div class="field-deck"> Connecting and disconnecting hydraulic equipment thousands of feet under the ocean surface requires components with high hardness, strength, and corrosion resistance. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Connecting and disconnecting hydraulic equipment thousands of feet under the ocean surface requires components with high hardness, strength, and corrosion resistance.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hot-stabs-quick-couplings-steroids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/fittings-couplings/hot-stabs-quick-couplings-steroids#comments Fittings & Couplings Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Mon, 09 Nov 2015 15:10:00 +0000 35011 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Bluetooth and Smartphone Configure Hard-to-Reach Hydraulic Valves http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/bluetooth-and-smartphone-configure-hard-reach-hydraulic-valves <div class="field-byline"> Chad Lampton, Sun Hydraulics Corp </div> <div class="field-deck"> Remote wireless configuration is ideal for fine-tuning dredge arm control in the field—or, in this case, on the water. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Remote wireless configuration is ideal for fine-tuning dredge arm control in the field—or, in this case, on the water.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/bluetooth-and-smartphone-configure-hard-reach-hydraulic-valves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-valves/bluetooth-and-smartphone-configure-hard-reach-hydraulic-valves#comments Controls & Instrumentation Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Valves Mon, 28 Sep 2015 04:12:00 +0000 34431 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Cylinders Provide Muscle for Pipelaying http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/hydraulic-cylinders-provide-muscle-pipelaying <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Enerpac supplied dozens of high-pressure hydraulic cylinders for the topside lift system beams on Allseas &lsquo;Pioneering Spirit&rsquo; vessel. The cylinders are an integral part of the vessel&rsquo;s lift system, enabling the installation and decommissioning of complete topsides weighing up to metric 48,000 tons. &lsquo;Pioneering Spirit&rsquo; is the largest platform installation, decommissioning, and pipelay vessel in the world. The vessel&rsquo;s 16 lifting beams feature 64 Enerpac CLRG-Series&nbsp; double-acting hydraulic cylinders arranged in groups of four.</p></div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/hydraulic-cylinders-provide-muscle-pipelaying" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/hydraulic-cylinders-provide-muscle-pipelaying#comments Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:45:00 +0000 32981 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulics? What’s Your Pleasure? http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-what-s-your-pleasure <div class="node-body article-body">What machine would you say most exemplifies the benefits of hydraulics? </div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-what-s-your-pleasure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-pumps-motors/hydraulics-what-s-your-pleasure#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:16:00 +0000 32101 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic Fluids Meet Tighter Requirements for Marine Vessels http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-tighter-requirements-marine-vessels <div class="node-body article-body">Chevron Products recently introduced Clarity Synthetic environmentally acceptable hydraulic and gear oils, which provide lubrication and thermodynamic properties and seal compatibility for hydraulic equipment and industrial gearing.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-tighter-requirements-marine-vessels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/hydraulic-fluids-meet-tighter-requirements-marine-vessels#comments Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Fluids Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:37:00 +0000 32051 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Big Rigs Walk the Walk http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/big-rigs-walk-walk <div class="node-body article-body">When several wells must to be drilled close to each other, it's cost-efficient to move the drilling rig from slot to slot, which prompted the development of fully automated walking rigs.</div> <p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/big-rigs-walk-walk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/marine-offshore/big-rigs-walk-walk#comments Marine & Offshore Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:47:00 +0000 32001 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com 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> <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