By Mishra Kumar, Global Technical & Market Support Manager, Trelleborg Marine Systems
As with all industries, some manufacturers follow acceptable practices, others don’t, so it probably comes as little surprise that online canadian pharmacy – despite the existence of PIANC fender design guidelines – the robust testing of rubber and steel is not routinely performed by all suppliers. While the short term cost savings may seem attractive, the longer term prospects of working with lesser quality products and materials presents a more problematic picture. Controlled testing in a laboratory environment is crucial to delivering consistent quality, higher performance and reliable cost effective solutions.
Here I outline our approach to ongoing research and development and call on the industry to collaboratively take a stance against outdated fender design guidelines.