Published on March 17, 2018

International certification confirmed for Seaflex marine hoses

As a long standing supplier of Yokohama and Seaflex products, Fendercare Marine is proud to announce that Yokohama’s Seaflex marine hoses have received certification that they are fully in conformance with international requirements.

Seaflex, the Indonesian subsidiary of Yokohama Rubber has recently been certified as compliant with the industry’s international requirements established by the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) in its Guide to Manufacturing and Purchasing Hoses for Offshore Moorings, 5th edition (GMPHOM 2009).

Utilised for offshore transportation of crude oil and petroleum products, Yokohama’s Indonesian subsidiary began shipments of the Seaflex marine hoses in full compliance with GMPHOM 2009 in Q4 of 2017.

With this certification, the Yokohama group now offer Seaflex marine hoses in compliance with GMPHOM 2009 from all three manufacturing plans including the Hiratsuka Factory in Japan and Yokohama Industrial Products Italy.

Yokohama Rubber is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of products for the oil and gas market, and Fendercare Marine supports their work to further expand their product portfolio for the global marine industry.