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I have seen it outperform other materials time and again.

I read that when it came out, made me smile. Reminded me of a few phone calls with you several ...
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Finally a proven solution for wind turbines…game changing.

Powhatan, Va (October 15, 2015) – Bob Shortridge, President of Lignum Vitae North America, LLC. Announced today that his company ...
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A History of First in the Marine Industry

Making history for 165 years in the fastest, most powerful ships and submarines in maritime history while eliminating current EPA ...
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Why Water Lubricated Bearings are important to the future of water applications:

Environmental issues will eventually dictate removal of all oil and greased materials that threaten leaking into the water supply. Lawsuits ...
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Why should Water Lubricated Bearings be the center of every Hydro Power Plant?

It’s simple… the environment is the most valuable asset we have and water lubricated bearings offer a safe, sustainable solution ...
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USACE settlement in Columbia River lubricant suit paves the way for changes to come in Hydro.

Change comes slowly – that is, unless it comes in the form of environmental litigation or federal mandate. In Columbia ...
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How does an old technology restore performance to an existing Hydro Plant?

The Hydro Plant was reaching the end of its useful life after more than 45 years of operation. The energy ...
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Lignum-Vitae is leading the way back to a simple water lubricated future.

Timing is everything especially when government compliance and environmental needs merge together. Balancing these needs while delivering a reliable energy ...
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The factors that affect cleanup of an oil spill cost are complex

While the final costs of cleanup can vary and are difficult to quantify, there are often lawsuits and fines associated ...
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Will EPA Mandated Plastic & Composite Bearing Regulations Be Next?

Man-made products have provided substandard bearings for Hydro Power Plants. Problems arise from these plastic and composite alternatives such as ...
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