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Rods Ø440-21,720

A rod that plays a major role in the header of our website is actually one of three rods Ø440. With a total length of 21,720mm they are almost the maximum possible length of 23 meters. The rods are used in a drill aboard a drilling ship and to…
Long and thin

Long and thin

A very long and thin rod with diameter Ø210mm and length over 20 meters (20,320mm) has just left our factory. This rod was coated with TOPCOAT® ceramics. We admit that we were a bit worried about the bending of the coating when the rod had to lifted…
five Griekspoor coatings

Five Griekspoor coatings

Sample pieces of five Griekspoor coatings. From left to right: Topcoat WCR+, Topcoat Ultra+, […], Topcoat+, and Topcoat CCR+. The middle one is a new Griekspoor development that we will present in the future. Reference projects & News (Reference…
Coating testing, Singapore Sea Harbour, of Griekspoor TOPCOAT®-CCR+ and TOPCOAT®-Ceramic+

Coating testing, Singapore Sea Harbour, of Griekspoor TOPCOAT®-CCR+ and TOPCOAT®-Ceramic+

Griekspoor Thermal Coatings, specialised in hydraulic rod coatings, has accomplished an endurance test in the sea harbour of Singapore. The rods were hung on a steel wire in the tide zone for 18 months (February 2016 - August 2017). This means 18…
reparatie cims stang na

Repair of CIMS rod

Repair of CIMS rod A damaged coating of a rod with CIMS measurement system has been recoated by Griekspoor. The old coating was removed without damaging the underlying CIMS profile, maintaining its function. Subsequently the rod was coated with…
slijtageproblemen ballenpers opgelost2

Wear problems baler solved

Wear problems baler solved This hydraulic cyilinder rod with a diameter of 700mm and a length of 1,700mm is coated with TOPCOAT® WCR+. The rod is used in a large baler in a 24/7 production process. Reliability and wear resistance of the previous…
pioneering spirit locking pins

Largest ship in the world embarks on first job

Largest ship in the world embarks on first job For the largest ship in the world, the Pioneering Spirit, Griekspoor Thermal Coatings has pre-machined, coated with TOPCOAT® WCR+ and finished 128 locking pins. To assure their reliability high demands…
4 new hydraulic piston rods

4 new hydraulic piston rods

4 new hydraulic piston rods Griekspoor Thermal Coatings has coated four new hydraulic piston rods with TOPCOAT® ceramics. This 18m-900Tm/32m800Tm ship’s crane in mounted in a test pedestal for commissioning. Reference projects & News (Reference…
Reparatie cilindercoating op 60 meter hoogte

Repair of coating at 60 meters

Repair of coating at 60 meters Griekspoor Thermal Coatings has performed a repair on a ceramic rod for Mammoet recently. During maintenance this rod was damaged. To prevent a costly and time consuming replacement the rod was repaired on site. At a…
Stang D180 coatlengte 17.235mm totale lengte 18.108mm

Diameter 180mm, length 18,108mm

Diameter 180mm, length 18,108mm From a customer in the maritime sector we received a rod with diameter 180mm and a length of 18.1 meter. This extremely long and relatively thin rod had to be coated with chromium carbide and TOPCOAT® 177 intermediate…
Restoration of bearing sleeve

Restoration of bearing sleeve

Restoration of bearing sleeve Bearing sleeves prevent seawater from entering a vessel where the shaft enters the hull. Most suppliers advise to purchase a new bearing sleeve, but by applying a TOPCOAT® ceramic coating it is possible to restore the…
keramische TOPCOAT

Ceramic coating for largest A-frame in the world

Ceramic coating for largest A-frame in the world Griekspoor coated the rods that are in use in the largest A-frame in the world. Eight rods, all with diameter 330mm and a length of 4,7 meters, were coated with TOPCOAT® ceramics. The corrosion…