Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter


Dr. Hunter is the CEO & Managing Director of Coltraco Ultrasonics, a designer and manufacturer of portable instruments and fixed monitoring systems for the naval, shipping, offshore, energy and fire industries.


Global Britain: How is our Industry Part of this Bright Future?

By Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter 2018-06-09 18:21:41

"I will not make age an issue of this campaign. I am not going to exploit, for political purposes, my opponent's youth and inexperience." So said Ronald Reagan during the 1984 presidential debates when asked if, at 73, he was too old to be President. We might make the following quip about our country: where once flag followed trade, trade now follows flag. This is happening as we enable a “Global Britain.” What is a Global Britain? •  one...

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Marine Fire Protection: An Ungoverned Space

By Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter 2017-02-13 13:53:56

Fire protection remains an “ungoverned space” within the maritime industry. There are are too few qualified engineers who may be considered subject matter experts in marine fire engineering, and too often, marine fire protection is seen as a cost than an investment and something vital to the overall business activity of the customer. A “safety first” culture often remains both un-pursued and unrewarded.  In terms of ships extinguishing systems there exist two broad categories: sprinkler systems and gas systems.  The former can suffer...

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