Transfer Oil achieved the ABS certification

This approval underlines our commitment to the highest standards of quality.

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COLORNO, Italy - May 3rd, 2016 - Transfer Oil is delighted to announce that its range of thermoplastic hoses 

- VHP Standard
- VHP Mariner
- R8 Mariner
- Off Shore Master (3K, 5K & 10K)

have been awarded American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) type approval for use in Marine and Offshore Applications – high pressure non-flammable hydraulic fluid, compressed air, fresh water and sea water systems.

This approval demonstrates the suitability of Transfer Oil technical knowledge for marine applications, and provides assurance of our product safety. Along with our DNV type approval, this new achievement, underlines our commitment to the highest standards of quality and the integrity of our product range as a perfect fit for the marine market.

The ABS type approval requirements, call for all awarded hoses, to be branded with date of production. Implementation of the new branding will take place during next production schedules for all hoses covered by the approvals and having Transfer Oil standard branding. Production date (example Q2/16) will be indicated just before the lot no.

The achievement of the ABS Type approval provides to all our customers, additional assurance of Transfer Oil products in challenging marine environments.

Our sales team is available to provide any further information you may require. Contact us at our e-mail address

Transfer Oil S.p.A., founded in 1979, are today one of the major independent thermoplastic hose manufacturer for medium, high and very high pressures.

Through a network made of the most relevant distributors of each industry, Transfer Oil hose products are distributed in 65 different countries.

With a total capacity of more than 13 million meters (42 million feet) per year, Transfer Oil are active in several industries such as general hydraulic systems for fork-lifts, aerial platforms, cranes, mobile devices, rescue tooling, or industrial application such as high pressure sewer jetting, hydrogen & CNG refilling systems, gas and water supply, paint spray markets, air conditioning and refrigeration but also niche markets such as air breathing, high temperature applications and aggressive fluids are being serviced with Transfer Oil hoses.

Today range count three major segments: TO HYDRAULIC (thermoplastic hoses for hydraulic applications), TO INDUSTRIAL (thermoplastic hoses for industrial applications) and GOMAX (thermoplastic hoses and fittings for air conditioning and refrigeration).

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact our sales office:


Transfer Oil S.p.A.
Via Sacca, 64
43052 - Colorno

tel. +39 0521 3139 or 011 39 0521 3139 (for USA and Canada)

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