Durable Inflatable Rubber Dock Fender
Pneumatic rubber fender (Durable inflatable rubber dock fender) uses compressed-air as medium to absorb the energy from impact. The sides of ships are softer when berthing, so the result of collision-avoiding is achieved.
In order to produce the qualified and famous China Brand of pneumatic fenders, Matchau invested the advanced production and test equipments, and invited the foreign experienced engineers of pneumatic fenders, which ensure all pneumatic fenders are manufactured comply with ISO17357: 2002. Therefore, Matchau is the unique manufacturer of ISO17357 qualified Pneumatic Fenders in China.
In order to protect your maritime values, Matchau strongly recommends the use of ISO certified Pneumatic Fenders while performing the high quality needed for safe berthing during ship to ship operations involving bunkering or discharging of oil or gas, and ship to port operation
Advantages of dock fender:
*Absorb more energy, less reverse impact on the ships
*More flexible, easy installation
*Long term service life
*Not being bent out of shape under pressure
*Good air tightness, safety and reliability
*High shock absorption, low counterforce and enhance port ability
*Produce according to ISO17357: 2002 completely
*Many different sizes and shape available
*Pass CCS, DNV, ABS
*Durable, practical and economical
*Good quality have been checked by many buyers
*Optional tire and chain, can provide chain with hot galvanizing or stainless steel(304, 312, 316)
*Optional end fittings for the better suitable of applications
Application of dock fender:
ARD pneumatic rubber fender has widespread application as following:
*ship to ship, ship to wharf,
*oil tankers, container vessels
*luxury yachts, ocean platforms
*military ports, warship
*larger under water foundations of bridges, etc.
Notes about dock fender
*Frequently check whether the fender body si damaged and whether the pressure is normal, and the valve core must be replaced every six moths
*The steel wire should wrap the rubber pipe, when trying steel wire to pneumatic rubber fender in case the fender is stabbed
*The surface or subject next to the pneumatic rubber fender can't be hard and sharp-pointed in case the pneumatic rubber fender is stabbed
*The accessories and jip's nuts can't be loose when testing the internal pressure
*The rope net should be reliable, the steel wire used for hanging metal parts and the hook link can't be tied in disorder.
Storage of dock fender
*When not using for a long time, wash the surface of the fender, dry up and fill in sufficient right amount of compressed air to lay them in a cool. Dry and well-ventilated place.
*The storage place of pneumatic rubber fender should be far away from hear source
*Try to keep fender away from acid, alkali, grease and organic solvents
*When not applying the fenders, the pneumatic rubber fender can't be piled up and heavy items can't be piled on the fender