Serving the Marine Industry since 1936

2017 Annual Meeting of Marine Technology 12-13 December 2017

Katradis Marine Ropes Industry S.A., sponsoring the 2017 annual conference of the Hellenic Institute of Marine Technology on 12-13th December at Eugenides Auditorium Foundation, presented the latest developments of our factory in the synthetic mooring rope production.

The Chemical Engineer Ms. Theodora Tyrovola, scientist of our Research and Development department, made a presentation on the Implementation of Innovative Technologies on Marine Ropes where she talked about the challenges and the ways to secure the safe mooring of the tanker, LNG & LPG vessels. Emphasis was given in the importance of the proper production techniques of the high performance ropes by analyzing the type of yarns used for their production and in the compliance to OCIMF's regulations & recommendations and various relative standards. Products for protection and maintenance of the mooring ropes were also presented. Various advantages over the use of steel wire ropes were also detailed.

Concluding, the unique manufacturing processes used in our factory were described resulting in the production, among other ropes, of the high class and superior " NIKA- SIRI®" line of High Performance mooring ropes.

Katradis will participate at the H.M.I.T.'s annual conference next year as well.