Maritime fire protection: at port and at sea

On-board a ship, platform or rig, fire is potentially the greatest single threat to safety and choosing the right fire protection is critical. Pierre Thome, Managing Director of Chubb Fire & Security, France, discusses the importance of fire security at port and sea in case the worst was to happen.

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Danish Innovation for Sustainable Shipping

Eltronic in Hedensted developed a special safety system to control the gas supply to marine engines: this compact state-of-the-art solution purges the pipes with nitrogen once the gas has been turned off. Report by Siemens AG’s Sales Developer OEM, Tobias Wachtmann, and Hans Joern Schmidt, Sales Process Instrumentation.

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