THREE CLEVER INNOVATIONS have been made to Checkmate’s world-leading mobile man anchor ecoAnchor II, thanks to a suggestion box and some flexible engineering. A new method has been developed for fitting the valve. Previously a second layer of fabric called …

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Checkmate have never been averse to investing in new technology where there is a tangible return. So we were delighted with the state-of-the-art solar panels installed and commissioned on our Wiltshire factory roof last year. Since then they have produced …

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THE CHECKRESCUE WALKWAY has multiple features and capabilities that enable it to be used for a variety of rescue scenarios. Ideal for use on water, ice, uneven terrain and mud. It is lightweight, portable and easy to inflate quickly using …

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CHECKMATE FLEXIBLE ENGINEERING has delivered the first set of skirts for Umoe’s high speed surface effect ship for wind turbine servicing. Servicing can account for up to 25% of the whole life cost of an offshore wind farm so rapid …

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CHECKMATE HAS SUPPORTED the RNoN’s fleet of surface effect ship fast patrol boats and mine counter vessels since the 1990’s. Over the years, close support, technical advice and repairs of parts has helped the Norwegian Navy maintain these vital craft …

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A RECENT PROJECT has been the development of a new flexible gaiter for gun turret sealing. Rubber does not behave like other engineering materials such as metals or concrete. This means finite element analysis cannot be used to model strain …

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CHECKMATE IS PROUD to announce that founder Paul Auston has been honoured for his positive contribution to the County and Nation. Mr Auston who has been appointed Deputy Lieutenant of Kent commented: ‘I feel truly privileged to be appointed as …

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Checkmate hover barge skirts go where the Ice Truckers can’t! Checkmate Flexible Engineering has been commissioned to design and build a bespoke hover barge skirt system for use in the Arctic region during warmer periods when the ice has melted. …

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THE AIR Pressure Maintenance System is fast becoming the industry standard. This handy piece of kit monitors the pressure of up to 20 dunnage bags at once, keeping them inflated to optimum pressure on long voyages and reducing the chances …

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Checkmate Flexible Engineering had a record year in 2013, selling more products than ever before, thanks largely to the latest innovations from the team at Melksham 2013 SAW the introduction of the Green Label Corner Fill Dunnage Bag: a new …

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At Checkmate Flexible Engineering , we pride ourselves on our ability to provide bespoke products and custom solutions to clients. Our can-do attitude sets us apart from the rest of the industry, giving us the edge when it comes to design innovation – …

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Checkmate Flexible Engineering has completely re-engineered the ecoAnchor water filled mobile anchor, adding some new features this are sure to make this one of the best temporary anchors on the market. This is the second generation of the ecoAnchor mobile …

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The Checkmate-Prodragon joint venture in Vietnam recently celebrated its third anniversary in style with new contracts totalling over $2 million in the first quarter of 2012 alone! Prodragon Vietnam is a joint venture between Checkmate and the Do Van family. …

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The latest development for Checkmate Flexible Engineering is a huge win for the team. We’re excited to announce that we’re now manufacturing the largest peristaltic hoses in the world. New infrastructure To establish ourselves as world-leaders in this field, we …

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CHECKMATE FLEXIBLE Engineering is now responsible for manufacturing more than 9,000 dunnage bags as a result of new customer win, Grieg Star Shipping. A specialised transportation and logistic service company, it presently operates some 46 ships with a dead weight …

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