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Gunboat with Vesconite retractable rudder pivots on Pacific voyage – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

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A Gunboat 60, which was refitted in New Zealand, embarked on a Pacific voyage in late April with newly-installed Vesconite rudder pivots acting as the advanced sliding bearing, allowing smooth and effortless sliding of the retractable rudders when sailing in shallow water. Specialist marine engineering and design firm,…