Automated vessel coating saves time, money and the planet

Due to the automatic surface preparation and coating, an exact and uniform colour composition can be achieved

Hamburg shipyard Blohm+Voss is claiming to be the first European shipyard to launch a state-of-the-art automated technology for the coating of hulls developed by Hubert Palfinger.

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