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Simplex-Turbulo engineers have been enjoying working with the new SC3 bonding machine from SKF Marine for their sterntube seal service work. Used recently on a service job for My Golden Shadow, pictured above, the new bonding kit is significantly lighter and more user-friendly than its predecessor. On an average job, our engineers will need about 20kg worth of tools. The old bonding machine alone weighed about 6kg, so at a quarter of the weight, the
Simplex-Turbulo is very happy to announce that Adrian Patterson has been appointed to join the board of directors. Adrian has been developing business areas at Simplex-Turbulo Co. Ltd with great success. He has also proved a valuable asset as a technically chartered engineer with an extensive knowledge of both marine engineering and the diesel engine; as well as a fluent French and Spanish speaker. Congratulations Adrian!

Jonathan Parr retires from Simplex

On the 9th of February 2017, everyone at Simplex bid a very fond farewell to Jonathan Parr as he retired after 22 years (well, actually 21 years, 11 months and 21 days, not that we were counting) of service to the company. Jonathan started at Simplex in 1995 – a time when Google didn’t exist, Bill Clinton was president of the United States, and Blackburn Rovers had just won the Premier League. Since then he has
MPR BV has appointed Mr. Harold Moensi, a specialist in the blue fitting of propellers, to join the team at its workshop in Drunen. Mr. Moensi has a wealth of experience, and is known throughout the industry for carrying out blue fits on on propellers, rudders and conical shaft couplings. With him now on the team, MPR are able to improve their offering with more expertise in this area than ever before. Blue fitting of
As a result of a recent fraudulent email sent to one of our customers (which claimed to be Simplex notifying the customer of bank detail changes), we wanted to assure our customers that we will never notify bank detail changes via email! If changes to our bank details were ever to be made, Simplex-Turbulo would send a physical signed letter. In order to raise awareness, a notification has been added to the top of our monthly statements
Where it is critical that an engine should not be out of service for any significant length of time, our exchange schemes enable customers to keep downtime to an absolute minimum. The principle of these schemes is simple: customers are provided with reconditioned and guaranteed components in exchange for worn components removed during the service. Once the exchange parts have returned in a ‘reconditionable’ standard, then a core deposit is returned to the customer. This
Our office is now manned 24 hours a day, 365 days a year! As a global company, we care deeply about being there for all our customers around the world when they need us.  A human will now answer your call at all hours. They will try to put you through to the correct person if that person is not in the office, or take a message so that someone can call you back as
On Wednesday 28th September 2016, the Lloyd’s List Global Awards were held at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London. Hosted by Fiona Bruce and attended by 450 industry professionals, the ceremony showcases and rewards the best talent and achievements in the shipping industry over the last year. The awards are a vibrant celebration of the key players in global shipping and are recognised worldwide as a significant mark of success! As a UK agent
The Simplex-Turbulo Company stand is up and running at IMPA London! Come and visit us on stand 43 to have a discussion about diesel and marine spares, servicing, filtration systems, condition monitoring and more. We look forward to welcoming you. If it suits you, you are welcome to call ahead to arrange a meeting with one of our members of staff. Our contact details are as follows:   Simplex-Turbulo Company: Justin Brooking (Managing Director): 0044 7768 878

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