MARINE FENDERS & MOORING SYSTEMS

Truco has partnered with Trelleborg Marine Systems - who has more than 30 years' experience and over 10 000 marine installations globally - to bring the best in international-standard marine fenders and mooring systems to the South African and African markets. Available marine fenders have PIANC type-approval certification which has led to Trelleborg Marine Systems being used by the world's top ten ports.

Truco is based in Cape Town and Durban - two of South Africa's key port cities - as well as Johannesburg, and provides marine fenders, docking and mooring systems, marine protection systems and offshore integrated mooring systems to harbours, docks, marinas and ports throughout South Africa and Africa. These systems help to ensure trouble-free docking, mooring and monitoring, using advanced rubber solutions that are adapted to suit each unique application.

We'll gladly assist with specifying, pricing and planning your marine fenders and mooring systems for your convenience. Enquire now or phone +27 11 839 2370 for more information.

 

We'll gladly assist with specifying, pricing and planning your marine fenders and mooring systems for your convenience. Enquire now or phone +27 11 839 2370 for more information.Available products from Truco (Click on the links below for product information)

Available Marine Fenders

Cylindrical marine fenders

Cylindrical marine fenders

Easy to install and operate, versatile and economical, cylindrical marine fenders are suited to different structures and applications such as bulk cargo berths, general cargo quays, RoRo and ferry terminals, fishing and workboat berths, pontoons and floating structures, and tug havens.

Cylindrical marine fenders are available in all sizes - up to 2 700 mm diameter.

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Super Cone Marine Fenders

SuperCone marine fenders

We offer a comprehensive range of rubber sheeting and lining that include insertion, rubber, internationally-recognised, abrasion-resistant Trucotex®, neoprene, nitrile, butyl, silicon, hypalon and Viton.

Applications include general cargo berths, bulk terminals, oil and LNG facilities, container berths, RoRo and cruise terminals.

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Arch Marine Fenders

Arch marine fenders

Robust, long-wearing and multi-purpose, these arch marine fenders are ideal for a variety of wharves and berths - including RoRo berths, general cargo and workboat harbours, barge and tugboat berths.

The one-piece design ensures strength and durability.

Arch marine fenders are available in a wide range of sizes.

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Pneumatic and Foam filled fenders

Pneumatic and foam filled fenders

Pneumatic and foam filled marine fenders are ideal for permanent and transient port applications such as providing additional protection for special vessels, ship-to-ship transfer, as well as bulk carriers and tankers.

These fenders are available in a wide range of sizes and in standard or high pressure variants.

These fenders are widely used in environments that feature oil and gas tankers, fast ferries and aluminium vessels.

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D and square marine fenders

D and square marine fenders

D and square marine fenders are ideal for permanent and transient port applications and provide additional protection for special vessels, ship-to-ship transfer, as well as bulk carriers and tankers.

These fenders are available in a wide range of sizes and in standard or high pressure variants.

D and square marine fenders are also widely used in environments that feature oil and gas tankers, fast ferries and aluminium vessels.

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Composite fender

Composite fender

With a highly resilient rubber body with low friction, composite marine fenders are recommended for jetties and mooring pontoons for small crafts.

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Tug boat fenders

Tugboat fenders

Cylindrical stern and bow fenders are used for pushing against flared hulls in open sea conditions. Their shape makes them idea for pushing large bow flares like container ships but they are equally adept at pushing flat sided vessels.

Tugboat fenders are available in diameters of up to 1 000 mm, and can be supplied to suit specific projects.

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Additional features

Additional features of marine fenders from Truco

With extensive focus on research and development, Truco - through its technology partnership with Trelleborg Marine Systems - supplies innovative and durable marine fenders to the South African and African marine markets. Advanced manufacturing facilities, both in and out of South Africa, ensure that marine fenders are designed to optimise working life and provide utmost protection against damage.

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Additional features

Mooring systems

Truco offers fully-integrated mooring and monitoring systems through its technology partnership with Trelleborg Marine Systems. Relying on highly-experienced teams of engineers, each mooring system is custom-engineered to ensure strict compliance with ISO 9001 certification, no matter the application type. Each solution is further tested independently.

Characterised by safety, economy and versatility, mooring systems and equipment is widely used in jetties, docks and offshore applications, including vessel docking, mooring and monitoring systems.

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Enquire now for assistance with specifying, pricing and planning for your mooring systems and solutions. Alternatively, call us on +27 11 839 2370 to speak to one of our sales reresentatives.

Available mooring systems

  • Quick release hooks

  • Bollards

  • Docking Aid systems

Additional products and services:

  • Capstans

  • Remote release

  • Jetty / dock upgrades

  • Quick release chain hawser hooks

  • Quick release chain stoppers

  • Pelican (buoy) hooks

  • Offshore integrated mooring

Tugboat towing sleeve

With excellent wear, strength and flexible qualities, the tugboat towing sleeve is designed to provide maximum chafing protection to both the towing wire and tug.

Mooring systems

Enquire now for assistance with specifying, pricing and planning for your mooring systems and solutions Alternatively, call us +27 11 839 2370 to speak to one of our sales representatives.