GIT and Bulutlu Marine establish partnership to expand business in Europe and Middle East

Global expansion of sustainable marine coatings

This partnership will further support the increased demand worldwide for GIT’s sustainable, biocide free XGIT marine coatings

May 3, 2023 (Halifax, Canada and Istanbul, Turkiye) – A new partnership has been formed between Canadian-based sustainable coatings company, GIT (Graphite Innovation & Technologies), and Bulutlu Marine, a well-respected distributor in Turkiye. The partnership aims to promote and distribute GIT’s graphene-based, biocide free, hard fouling release hull and propeller coatings throughout Europe and the Middle East.

GIT’s is propelling the global marine sector to a green future by offering eco-friendly, sustainable coatings that reduce fuel consumption, carbon emissions, dry dock time, as well as underwater noise. With their smart use of graphene, GIT’s XGIT hull and propeller coatings offer superior performance and reduced environmental impact, making them an ideal solution for ship owners and operators looking for sustainable, eco-friendly options that support decarbonization.

According to GIT’s CEO, Mo AlGermozi, “This partnership will not only enable us to further expand our reach in the region but also support our mission to promote eco-friendly, sustainable coatings in the marine sector.”

This new partnership between GIT and the Bulutlu Marine is a significant step towards a more sustainable and eco-friendly future for the marine sector. The collaboration will not only benefit the companies involved but will also contribute to a cleaner and healthier oceans, seas, lakes, and water ways across the planet.

The CEO of Bulutlu Marine, Cem Bulutlu, added, “We are excited to be working with GIT and offering their smart and sustainable coatings to our clients. We believe this partnership will provide a significant opportunity for both our companies to contribute to the decarbonization of the marine sector worldwide.”

This exciting news comes on the heels of a significant step forward with GIT having signed on with Stolt Tankers to coat propellers on 25 of their vessels. As a major player in the marine shipping sector, this is a significant sustainable step forward for Stolt.

About Bulutlu

Bulutlu Marine is a respected solution provider actively participating in the Turkish shipbuilding industry by supplying state of the art equipment, materials, and services from well known international principals. With an experienced team of over fifty employees and warehouse in the Tuzla Free Trade zone, Bulutlu Marine is able to provide the best services for its customers around the world.