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What are the risks associated with adopting a generic approach to coating selection and specification?

In the November issue of The Naval Architect, published by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), Safinah Group’s Andy Hopkinson discusses relevant regulations and generic cargo tank coatings, as well as the impact of coating selection on a vessel’s capabilities and the risks around adopting a generic and non-functional approach.

To learn more about optimising cargo tank coatings strategies, read the full article below.

Are cargo tank coatings more important than the design of the vessel – Hopkinson – The Naval Architect Nov 2020

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