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BALTMARINE TRADING is an official sales representative for PPG Protective and marine coatings in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia offering its customers full range of marine paints, developed by PPG. We directly supply PPG Sigma paints in ports of Klaipeda, Liepaja, Ventspils, Riga, Tallinn, Muuga. Literally any port in the Globe can accesed by PPG network.

To meet customers needs for getting paints on short notice, big and small volumes, freshly blended and suitable for all vessels areas we use well developed distribution net, stocks and production plants of PPG across the Globe.

We provide our customers with advices of experienced and certified PPG technical team on various issues, starting from creating full specification, advice for paint compatibility ending with solvent test on board and case studies for problem solving. Painting inspectors with FROSIO certificates are available Worldwide for taking good care of Your project. Records of all your DD projects with PPG are always copied and stored in PPG electronic library and free copy can be issued upon request.

All marine paints are available in standard colors, but also can be tinted for any shade you need.

Below table of core sea stock marine paints products is very handy for quick reference on daily maintenance.

Vessel area

Primer coat

Finish coat

One component

Two components

One component

Two components

Topsides

SIGMARINE 28

SIGMAPRIME 200

SIGMACOVER 350

SIGMADUR ONE

SIGMARINE 48

SIGMA VIKOTE 56

SIGMADUR 550

SIGMACOVER 456

SIGMACOVER 350

Superstructure

Main deck

Internals

(engine room, accommodation)

 

Cargo hold

-

-

SIGMAPRIME 200

SIGMACOVER 350

Cargo tanks

-

SIGMAGUARD 795

-

SIGMAGUARD 795

Crude oil tanks

-

SIGMAGUARD 603

SIGMAPRIME 200

-

SIGMAGUARD 603

SIGMAPRIME 200

Water ballast tanks

-

SIGMAGUARD 603

SIGMAGUARD 200

-

SIGMAGUARD 603

SIGMAPRIME 200

 
PPG has developed different types of Sigma marine paints products, from very specific to versatile regards temperature and application. Please follow this brief info or contact us for professional advice!

Standard paints in brief

1-component:

SIGMA VIKOTE 56 – acrylic finish above water area:

  • Decks, superstructures, topsides
  • Excellent anticorrosive protection
  • Good color retention
  • Fast drying
  • Resistant to splash and spillage of mild chemicals
  • Aplication and curing temperature down to -10°C

 SIGMARINE 48 – general purpose alkyd, gloss finish above water area:

  • Decks, deck fittings, interiors, superstructure and topsides
  •  Water and weather resistant coating with good gloss retention
  • Quick drying
  • Good adhesion properties
  • Easy to use

SIGMADUR ONE – single pack polyurethane finish, durable performance:

  • Decks, interiors, superstructures, topsides
  • Unique single pack urethane polyester finish coat
  • Quick drying
  • Compatible with existing aged coatings
  • Good gloss and color retention – high gloss

2-component:

SIGMACOVER 350 – High solid epoxy primer/finish – versatility of use

  • Surface tolerant epoxy for decks, interiors, superstructures, topsides and dry cargo holds
  • Good abrasion resistance
  • Compatible with existing aged coatings, glossy finish, easy to clean
  • Quick drying and return to service – reducing downtime
  • Fast curing with year round application

SIGMADUR 550 – Polyurethane finish – long lasting cosmetics

  • Finish coat for decks, superstructure, topsides
  • High gloss with up to 10 years durability
  • Non-chalking and non-yellowing
  • Resistant to splash of mineral and vegetable oils, paraffins, aliphatic petroleum products and mild chemicals
  • Meets the requirements of international standards ISO 12944, NORSOK M501
  • Aplication and curing temperature down to -10°C

Antifouling range

SIGMA ECOFLEET 290

  • Ideal for common fouling conditions
  • Suitable for vessels with medium and high operation rates

SIGMA ECOFLEET 530

  • Ideal for more severe fouling conditions
  • Suitable for vessels with low operation rates

SIGMA ECOFLEET 690

  • Self-polishing antifouling for extreme and aggressive fouling conditions
  • PPG’s patented self-polishing binder composition
  • Fouling control for service periods up to 60 months
  • Developed for the maintenance and repair market
  • Antifouling of choice for coastal- and low-activity vessels
  • Sets the industry standard for high-film build with 70% volume solids

OLD PRODUCT NAME

NEW PRODUCT NAME

VOLUME SOLIDS (IN %)

RECOMMENDED DFT (MIC)

THEORETICAL SPREADING RATE (SQM/L)

RECOMMENDED THINNER

AREAS OF USE

ANTIFOULING

ABC4

Sigma Ecofleet 238

64

75-125

5.1 at 125 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

Sigma Alphagen 230

Sigma Alphagen 230

56

75-150

3.7 at 150 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

Sigma Alphagen 230

Sigma Alphagen 240

61

75-150

4.1 at 150 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

Sigma Alphagen 240

Sigma Alphagen 650

57

75-150

3.8 at 150 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

Sigma Alphagen 650

Sigma Ecofleet 290

55

75-150

3.7 at 150 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

Sigma Ecofleet 290

Sigma Ecofleet 530

60

75-150

4.0 at 150 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

Sigma SA 800

Sigma SylAdvance 800

54

75-165

3.3 at 165 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull

EPOXY TIECOAT FOR ANTIFOULING

SigmaCover 525

SigmaCover 525

61

75-125

4.9 at 125 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull

SigmaCover 555

SigmaCover 555

60

75-150

4.0 at 150 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull

FOULING RELEASE COATING

SigmaGlide 790

SigmaGlide 790

79

150

5.3 at 150 mic

No thinner required

Underwater hull

SigmaGlide 890

SigmaGlide 890

77

150

5.1 at 150 mic

No thinner required

Underwater hull

SigmaGlide 990

SigmaGlide 990

80

180

4.4 at 180 mic

No thinner required

Underwater hull

EPOXY TIECOAT FOR FRC

SigmaShield 610

SigmaShield 610

57

75-150

3.8 at 150 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull

SigmaShield 620

SigmaShield 620

85

150

5.7 at 150 mic

No thinner required

Underwater hull

SHOPPRIMERS

SigmaWeld 165

SigmaWeld 165

30

13

20.0 at 13 mic

Thinner 90-53

Shot blasted steel plates

SigmaWeld 199

SigmaWeld 199

25

18

11.4 at 18 mic

No thinner required

Shot blasted steel plates

ZINC SILICATE

SigmaZinc 158

SigmaZinc 158

65

75-100

6.5 at 100 mic

Thinner 90-53

Structural steel

EPOXIES

SigmaCover 280

SigmaCover 280

57

50-100

5.7 at 100 mic

Thinner 91-92

Structural steel

SigmaCover 435

SigmaCover 435

63

75-150

4.2 at 150 mic

Thinner 91-92

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

SigmaCover 456

SigmaCover 456

65

75-150

4.3 at 150 mic

Thinner 91-92

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

SigmaPrime 200

SigmaPrime 200

57

75-200

2.9 at 200 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, WBT, Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

SigmaPrime 700

SigmaPrime 700

70

100-200

3.5 at 200 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, WBT, Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

TANKLINING

SigmaGuard CSF 585

SigmaGuard CSF 585

100

300

3.3 at 300 mic

No thinner required

Potable water tanks

SigmaGuard CSF 650

SigmaGuard CSF 650

100

300-600

1.7 at 600 mic

No thinner required

WBT, Cargo tanks of crude oil tankers

SigmaGuard 720

SigmaGuard 720

78

125

6.2 at 125 mic

Thinner 91-92

Cargo tanks

SigmaGuard 750

SigmaGuard 750

65

75-100

6.5 at 100 mic

Thinner 90-53

Cargo tanks

Sigma PhenGuard 930/935/940

PhenGuard 930/935/940

66

100

6.6 at 100 mic

Thinner 91-92

Cargo tanks

Sigma PhenGuard 965

PhenGuard 965

68

100

6.8 at 100 mic

Thinner 91-92

Cargo tanks

Sigma NovaGuard 840

NovaGuard 840

100

300-600

1.7 at 600 mic

No thinner required

Cargo tanks

ABRASION RESISTANT EPOXIES

SigmaShield 220

SigmaShield 220

78

125

6.2 at 125 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, Decks, Topsides, Cargo holds

SigmaShield 420

SigmaShield 420

81

150-200

4.0 at 200 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, Decks, Topsides, Cargo holds

SigmaShield 460

SigmaShield 460

81

250-400

2.0 at 400 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, Decks

SigmaShield 1200

SigmaShield 1200

100

400-500

2.0 at 500 mic

No thinner required

Underwater hull of ice going vessels

FINISHES

SigmaDur 520

SigmaDur 520

58

50-75

7.7 at 75 mic

Thinner 21-06

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

SigmaDur 550

SigmaDur 550

55

50-60

9.2 at 60 mic

Thinner 21-06

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

SigmaDur 1800

SigmaDur 1800

68

75

9.1 at 75 mic

Thinner 21-06

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

PSX 700

PSX 700

90

75-175

5.1 at 175 mic

Thinner 60-12

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

MODIFIED EPOXIES

SigmaCover 300

SigmaCover 300

71

125-500

1.4 at 500 mic

Thinner 91-79

Underwater hull

SigmaCover 350

SigmaCover 350

72

125-500

4.8 at 150 mic

Thinner 91-92

Cargo holds

SigmaCover 380

SigmaCover 380

80

125-200

4.0 at 200 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, WBT, Topsides, Super

SigmaCover 630

SigmaCover 630

83

125-200

4.1 at 200 mic

Thinner 91-92

Underwater hull, Decks, Cargo holds

SINGLE PACK

Sigmarine 24

Sigmarine 24

56

35-75

7.5 at 75 mic

Thinner 20-05

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

Sigmarine 28

Sigmarine 28

55

75

7.3 at 75 mic

Thinner 21-06

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

Sigmarine 48

Sigmarine 48

48

35

13.7 at 35 mic

Thinner 20-05

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

Sigmarine 49

Sigmarine 49

50

35

14.3 at 35 mic

Thinner 20-05

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

Sigmarine 80

Sigmarine 80

47

25

18.8 at 25 mic

Thinner 20-05

Cargo holds

Sigma Vikote 18

Sigma Vikote 18

42

50-100

4.2 at 100 mic

Thinner 21-06

Underwater hull, Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

Sigma Vikote 46

Sigma Vikote 46

44

75-100

4.4 at 100 mic

Thinner 21-06

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

Sigma Vikote 56

Sigma Vikote 56

35

35

10.0 at 35 mic

Thinner 21-06

Decks, Topsides, Superstructures

 PPG Sigma marine paints are available in Klaipeda, Liepaja, Ventspils, Riga, Tallinn, Muuga.