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Protect Industrial Equipment with Protective Coatings

on Sep 8, 2020 10:37:36 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Marine Coatings Industrial Equipment
Industrial equipment is a major investment. It represents a big upfront cost and ongoing maintenance – and your operations usually can’t function without all the equipment you need. As soon as you introduce a new piece of equipment, your first question should be: “How can I extend its service life?”
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Galvanizing or Inorganic Zinc Primers - Corrosion Prevention

on Aug 31, 2020 9:00:00 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Surface Prep Marine Coatings
Most of today’s coating products take the form of a two-coat solution with a primer and topcoat. Direct to metal coatings are becoming more popular and versatile, especially in the marine sector, but in most cases you will need to plan your project around priming your surfaces correctly.
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Why Direct to Metal Coatings Are Important - Marine Equipment

on Aug 26, 2020 7:30:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 1 Comment | Industrial Projects Marine Coatings
Direct to metal (DTM) coatings are becoming more popular in the industrial setting as a whole and marine environments in particular.  DTM formulas enable high quality coatings to be applied directly to a metal substrate without the use of a primer. They are applied by spray, brush, roll, or coil coating.
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