Trelleborg Presents Unique Engineered Solutions at OTC 2014 that Contribute to Operators' Safety and Profitability
Trelleborg will demonstrate its unique solutions at the 2014 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC). On-stand, experts will be available to present the Group’s extensive range of unrivalled innovations, designed to improve the safety and effectiveness of offshore operations.
The Group will showcase a series of groundbreaking advancements with an array of product exhibits, interactive audio-visual displays and technical presentations. Situated at stand 5541 in Hall A of Reliant Center, Trelleborg’s highlights will include advanced thermal insulation material Vikotherm R2, that offers increased thermal conductivity and heat capacity, a unique hose system and berthing, docking and mooring solutions that ensure safety in LNG operations, and SealWelding technology that can slash downtime.
“The offshore oil and gas industry is a key focus area for Trelleborg Group, and we are continually developing new and pioneering products designed to seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding offshore environments,” says Fredrik Meuller, President for the Trelleborg Offshore & Construction business area. “Our investment to support our global footprint within the sector is ongoing and enables us to offer on-the-ground production and technical support, just as our customers expect.”
“Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions and for the offshore oil and gas industry; we are active from topside down to subsea,” comments Patrik Romberg, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications at Trelleborg Group. “We believe it is important to bring all of our sector-specific solutions together and implement close working relationships to supply offshore operators with the solutions they need, while providing local support through our global presence. OTC 2014 is the ideal platform for us to bring our high performance solutions directly to those that can benefit from them the most.”
The following industry-leading technologies and innovations will be on-stand at OTC 2014:
Market leading syntactic foam buoyancy
Trelleborg designs and manufactures drill riser, distributed and ROV buoyancy modules as well as mooring buoys for the most demanding subsea environments.
Field-proven and respected thermal insulation
Trelleborg’s insulation solutions have been successfully installed throughout the subsea oil and gas industry for more than thirty years.
Seal and bearing solutions to extend application life in demanding environments
Trelleborg’s sealing systems cope with high pressure, varying temperatures and hostile environments. Its unique sealing and bearing products provide superior application performance.
Ultimate reliability from oil and marine hoses
Trelleborg’s field proven large-bore bonded hoses for crude oil, chemicals, LPG and LNG marine transfer solutions provide long service life and a high level of reliability.
Accelerating installation with floatover technology
Trelleborg is a specialist in providing a floatover hardware system that is more reliable and cost effective when compared to heavy-lift installations.
Protecting cables from surface to seabed
Engineered for the most demanding applications, Trelleborg’s over bend and drop protection product range includes the most advanced bend restrictors, stiffeners and Uraduct® drop protection.
Ensuring safety when berthing, docking and mooring
Trelleborg designs, manufactures and installs tailor-made berthing, docking and mooring products all over the world, supplying fully integrated solutions to meet stringent requirements.
Improving safety, reliability and comfort with innovative antivibration solutions
Rubber-to-metal bonded engineered products, standard or customized anti-vibration and shock mountings from Trelleborg improve safety and comfort in marine and offshore applications.
Fire protection to help save lives
Trelleborg has a wide range of solutions for rubber fire protection, suppression and containment, including the Elastopipe® deluge system that can be flexibly installed without shutdown or hot work.