The 16th International Exhibition of civil shipbuilding, navigation, ports operation and ocean and shelf development NEVA has ended in Saint Petersburg.
For four days, numerous guests of exhibition complex EXPOFORUM has been using all opportunities for professional communication that everyone was missing during the forced restrictions of pandemic period.
This year Kronstadt Company united at its stand over 15 samples of ship equipment, among which were presented both solutions of our long-standing and reliable partners and own products of Kronstadt Company, designed by our specialists and manufactured in Russia, labeled Kronstadt Machinery.
Our company is consistently drawing vector to the production of its own product line of marine equipment and localization of production of foreign technical units at the local Russian factories.
Guests of the exhibition had an opportunity to familiarize with the product line of anchor-mooring equipment KRON that consists of over 20 units, including windlasses, cable drums, chain attachment units, capstan winches and, of course, winches of different type and application.
On our stand was presented an electrical winch for ships with unrestricted navigation. Winch is purposed for lifting and lowering of gangway ladders and can be produced of right or left hand design, depending on the installation place. All units and elements of equipment, including electronic control unit, are fully designed by the specialists of technical department of Kronstadt Company.
Ship distillation units of reverse osmosis are able to ensure degree of sea water purification (salt ions) not less than 98%. This product line includes 5 models with production capacity from 10 to 70 cubic meters a day.
Modern mechanical KRON hatches provide necessary safety of vessels and allow to significantly reduce work content of handling operations and reduce their time.
Double circuit ship snow melting units of container type with capacity of 65 kW are purpose for utilization of fresh-fallen and settled snow. Among the projects, for which Kronstadt Company supplied this type of equipment, is an ice-resistant self-propelled platform The North Pole, launched in 2020.
Each exhibition our long-standing and reliable partner – Italian Company MELCAL sets records in dimensional parameters and weight of exhibited handling equipment.
Five-ton marine foldable crane with telescopic knuckle boom became a centerpiece of the Kronstadt Company stand, attracting the attention of all exhibition visitors, as usual.
Product line of DESMI pumping equipment was presented with full-scale specimen of centrifugal and gear pumps, and with program control complex for automated system OPTISAVE. This system is purposed for optimization of energy consumption of ship marine systems, such as
- sea and fresh water cooling system,
- ventilation system for engine and cargo compartments
- or other systems, using for their operation pumping equipment with the necessity of capacity regulation depending on the current needs.
Every year specialists of Kronstadt Company supply DESMI pumping equipment for tens of Russian shipbuilding yards projects.
Demonstration of equipment operation is one of main advantages of our company. We are always trying, if possible, to place real equipment on a stand and obviously demonstrate advantages of the supplied equipment.
All guests of the exhibition had an opportunity to learn to know the operation principle of ship compactor for solid waste, produced by Norwegian Company Delitek and personally activate powerful hydraulic drive, providing effective pressing of wastes for further storage on the vessel.
Among other types of ecological equipment at the Kronstadt Company stand were presented sewage treatment systems by BIOCON, and products of South-Korean Company PANASIA, including ballast water treatment systems and complexes for dehydrogenation of exhausted gases for marine application.
BIOCON equipment has earned the trust not only among the shipbuilders but also in other branches of industry, and among other projects was supplied for the modernization of complex sewage treatment system on the ice-resistant platform Prirazlomnaya.
Ballast water treatment systems by PANASIA also are applied at many significant projects of Russian shipbuilding industry.
Holland Concern MME presented at the exhibition pipelines cathode and anode protection systems for marine systems and vessel hulls. In port equipment area were demonstrated samples of units and construction elements of fenders and hull fenders by Yantai Taihong Company.
Within the 16th International Exhibition NEVA, Kronstadt Company has partnered up with Russia Bank. Subject of agreement is an establishment and development of cooperation between Bank and our Company in the field of attraction of investments, complex banking services and promoting innovations in production.
All in all, participants of exhibition noticed extremely high business activity of exhibitors and guests, caused, apparently, by significant low number of events in shipbuilding industry because of COVID restrictions in 2021.
A lot of meetings and negotiations were held, and NEVA conference once again confirmed its status of leading shipbuilding forum and ideal platform both for official events and informal communication in professional sphere.
Polar bear of Kronstadt Company became an informal talisman of the exhibition and most welcomed visitor at every stand.
We congratulate organizers and all the participants with successful execution of such important event in the field, and we are waiting for new guests at the International Conference and Exhibition NEVA in 2023!