Monthly Archives: October 2017

E-Lass conference 2017

Summary of the E-Lass event (October 11th) where VABO presented the results of the development of composite ship doors and hatches. Good to see a large international network is working on getting the rules ready for composite solutions in the maritime industry. The¬†European network for lightweight applications at sea (E-LASS) gather stakeholders interested in lightweight…
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Naval ships

The first minehunter outfitted with ACCEDOO doors and hatches was successfully handed over to the Navy. At the moment VABO is working on the doors and hatches for mineshunters of two different navies. The latest improvements and developments will be implemented on these boats. All the needed requirements, such as EMI, Fire resistant, Gas and…
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Composite ceiling dome

Special transport of a ceiling dome (10 x 6 meter) for a Superyacht. This lightweight product is ready for installation en prepared for mounting the equipment like lights and speakers. The surface is already primer finished and becomes less work and costs for the painter. Light weight, smooth surface and freedom of shape!
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Composite Accedoo doors on board of the Patriot

Last month the Patriot of Braveheart Shipping was launched. The ship was outfitted with lightweight composite ACCEDOO ship doors and hatches. The doors and hatches were plug and play delivered and for we made a composite coaming for the walk-in refrigerator. This was done to avoid condensation caused by the thermal bridge between the rooms.…
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