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What You Need To Know About VOCs for Industrial Projects

on Jul 8, 2020 10:45:02 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
More workplaces are utilizing bleach and other disinfectants on a regular basis. This requires the cleaning chemicals to be transported and stored safely on a scale not familiar to those who have only used them for residential purposes, creating new risks that must be managed effectively.
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Steps You Can Take To Keep Your Workforce Healthy

on May 18, 2020 4:30:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Maintenance Industrial Projects Safety
Health and safety are on everyone’s minds as businesses reopen. Leaders at commercial and industrial workplaces can take steps to protect their employees and the public. The more employers take action, the easier it will be to maintain the state’s progress against coronavirus while ensuring businesses can continue operating.
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Is Now a Good Time to Paint Your Facility

on May 11, 2020 11:16:32 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Safety
Many organizations put off their commercial painting projects this past March. Now, with some workplaces starting to return to daily use, it’s important to review those plans.
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What are applications of nano coatings?

on Apr 9, 2020 9:15:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
Materials science constantly helps the world of industrial and specialty coatings to advance. Over the last decade, researchers have had some remarkable breakthroughs in developing new types of coatings and even entirely new materials through innovative technologies.
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What are the latest applications in HVOF coatings?

on Apr 3, 2020 2:15:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
High Velocity Oxygen Fuel coating, commonly called HVOF, is a thermal spray coating process that increases resistance to corrosion and wear by restoring a component’s initial dimensions or performance qualities. Molten or semi-molten coating materials are sprayed directly onto the substrate using a high pressure gas stream.
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What are different types of anti-rust \ anti corrosion coatings?

on Mar 23, 2020 3:15:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
A study by the major industry association NACE (National Association of Corrosion Engineers) determined the annual cost of corrosion control in the United States is $279 billion. At the time the study was commissioned by the Federal Highway Administration, the figure represented 2%-3% of the U.S. GDP.
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Why Use Urethane Coatings for Industrial Applications

on Mar 11, 2020 10:15:00 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
Urethane is one of several different coating types that can be effective in an industrial workplace. A urethane-coated floor is perhaps the most common of all alternatives to the standard epoxy flooring system.
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Why Use Industrial Abrasion Resistant Coating Applications

on Feb 27, 2020 2:30:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 1 Comment | Industrial Projects Coatings
When it comes to specialty industrial coatings, abrasion-resistant coating applications are often overlooked. Facility managers focus a great deal of attention on oxidization and salt attack – rightly so – but may not realize they have additional options suited to their environment.
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3 Key Factors to Steel Surface Preparation

on Feb 17, 2020 2:00:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
The exceptional hardness, durability, and strength of steel have made it the material of choice for industrial applications stretching back through history. Even as today’s advanced science continues to redefine the possibilities in materials engineering, steel remains the optimal solution for challenging environments.
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