Ceramic Coatings

Paints & Coatings

Whitford Launches 5 New, Improved Nonstick Coatings for Cookware and Bakeware at Ambiente

May 23, 2016

Frankfurt, Germany - Whitford, makers of the largest, most complete line of nonstick and decorative coatings in the world, announces five new coatings to serve a variety of needs for cookware and bakeware. The new products and their key improvements are: 1. Tetran®: Designed primarily for rice cookers, new Tetran provides at least six times the release life of conventional rice-cooker... Read More

Paints & Coatings

High-Temp Polymer Coatings protect fiber optics.

February 17, 2015

Providing high-temperature shield up to 300°C, Zeus NeoTem™ is chemically inert with resistance to CH4, O2, CO2, and water permeation. Also available, PEEK coating provides high temperature shield up to 260°C and is resistant to abrasion, chemicals, and radiation. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Black-Body Coating suits applications to 2,000°F.

January 28, 2015

Demonstrating emissivity greater than 0.90 at temperatures to 2,000°F, HiE-Coat™ 840-M has been formulated for metal surfaces such as stainless steel. Jet-black, water-dispersed, ceramic coating is used for gas-fired burners to optimize thermal efficiency of commercial and consumer appliances, industrial ovens, and furnaces. Applied by sponge brush, roller, or spray equipment, VOC-free coating provides coverage rate of approximately 360 ft²/gallon based on 2 ml dry film thickness. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Services

October Scariness - Deep Pit Shaft Repair for Hydroelectric Dam by Pumpcoat

October 22, 2014

How Low can you go?  Sometimes in the course of repair work, real life scariness comes into play.   Deep holes, rushing water, confined spaces…. These repairs are not carried out by the faint of heart! For the past few years, Pumpcoat ~ PCI Contractors have been called in to do repairs on various areas on a large shaft for a hydro-electric facility in Lowell, Mass. We repair a variety... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Oerlikon Metco Well Positioned to Meet Global Market Demand for Advanced Ceramics

June 18, 2014

As the global market for fine ceramics is projected to exceed $75 billion by 2020, Oerlikon Metco strengthened its value proposition to meet customers' needs. The top-performing company now provides more flexible and shorter delivery times, design and production of novel customer-specific products, as well as new product innovations. Key advanced ceramic materials produced by Oerlikon Metco are... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

ThermaCote Continues to be MAS Certified Green

April 25, 2014

ThermaCote, Inc. of Lawrenceville, GA – (www.thermacote.com), formed in 1985 to manufacture a durable and energy-saving thermal barrier for the construction industry,  announced that its Ceramic Base Insulative Coating now qualifies for indoor air quality (IAQ) certification by MAS Certified Green® (Read More

Paints & Coatings

Innovative Alternative to Heater Bands for Injection Nozzles and Melt Pipes Reduces Downtime and Maintains Melt Uniformity

March 14, 2014

Known as an Energy-Saver for Injection Barrels, SmartHeat™ Technology from Nordson XALOY Also Solves Problems with Injection Nozzle 'Blowback' and Heating of Melt Pipes and Adapters NEW CASTLE, PA, U.S.A. – An innovative heating system from Nordson XALOY replaces conventional heater bands with a highly energy-efficient heater coating for maintaining melt uniformity in extrusion melt pipes... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Thermally Conductive Epoxy serves applications up to 572°F.

November 25, 2013

Used for bonding, potting, tooling, and molding, Aremco-Bond™ 805 adheres to high-temperature plastics, glass, ceramic, and high-expansion metals. This 2-component, 100% solids, aluminum-filled epoxy cures at room temperature in 24 hr with final cure at 200°F in 2 hr. Cured material exhibits thermal conductivity of 12.5 Btu-in/hr-ft²-°F and dielectric strength of 50 V/mil. Respective tensile shear and flexural strengths are 1,800 and 15,500 psi, and Shore D Hardness is 87. Read More

Paints & Coatings

High Temp Refractory Coating increases substrate durability.

September 26, 2013

Adhering to graphite, ceramic cloth, and fiberboard, Pyro-Paint™ 634-AS is used to bond, coat, and seal graphite and refractory materials used in molten metal fluid handling components and structures in foundry applications to 2,300°F. Alumina-silica, fiber-reinforced, ceramic coating also prevents wear and oxidation of graphite impellers at melt line in handling of molten aluminum. Product is formulated with solids content of 61.2% by weight and 63.3% by volume to 400–700 cP viscosity range. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Black Body Coating supports applications to 2,500°F.

August 27, 2013

Demonstrating emissivity greater than 0.90 at temperatures to 2,500°F, HiE-Coat™ 840-C helps combustion chambers, ovens, and furnaces distribute heat uniformly. Jet-black, water-based ceramic coating is applied to ceramic and refractory surfaces using sponge brush, roller, or conventional spray equipment. Curing is accomplished in operation or by heating for 1–2 hours at 200°F. Odorless and water-soluble, HiE-Coat™ 840-C contains no VOCs and will not outgas upon curing or during operation. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Paints & Coatings

Whitford Unveils New Colors for Eterna®, QuanTanium® and Fusion®

February 22, 2013

Elverson, PA. Whitford, makers of the world's largest, most complete line of nonstick coatings, has launched a wide range of new colors for three popular lines of cookware coatings: Eterna, QuanTanium and Fusion. Eterna, the longest-lasting nonstick that Whitford has ever tested, has added many colors, including Deep Purple, Spruce, Golden Bronze, Raspberry Red, Blue Moon, Malbec Red,... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sprayable Anti-Spatter Coating protects welding equipment.

August 28, 2012

Designed for use on manual and automatic MIG/MAG welding, laser/plasma cutting, and spot welding equipment, Loctite® SF7900(TM) Ceramic Shield prevents spatter adhesion for up to 8 hr with one application. Silicone-free coating dries in seconds, allowing continuous, uninterrupted welding throughout shift. By protecting shroud from spatter and allowing uninterrupted gas flow, coating helps optimize quality of weld seam. No chemical cleaners are required as weld spatter can be swept up with brush. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Sprayable Ceramic Coating features reusable cartridge dispenser.

January 5, 2012

Packaged in 90 mL reusable dual-cartridge dispenser, Loctite® Nordbak® 7255(TM) protects metal surfaces on industrial equipment from wear, abrasion, and corrosion. Two-part, solvent-free, thixotropic epoxy creates smooth, low-friction surfaces and may be used in overhead applications. Suitable for large surfaces and complex or intricate areas, coating can protect tank linings, mixing vessels, pump housings, impellers, chutes, troughs, and centrifuge components. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings

High Temperature Coating electrically insulates resistors.

December 9, 2011

Consisting of single part, water-based, inorganic-ceramic coating system, Cerama-Dip(TM) 538N electrically isolates high-power ceramic resistors for applications up to 2,600°F. Odorless, VOC-free formula features volume resistivity of 109 W-cm and dielectric strength of 225 V/mil at room temperature. Applied by dipping or brushing, Cerama-Dip 538N cures by air-drying at room temperature for 1-2 hr, then step curing for 1-2 hr at 200°F and 350°F, respectively. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Black Body Ceramic Coating handles applications to 2,500°F.

June 8, 2010

Formulated for refractory and metal surfaces, jet-black, water-dispersed, HiE-Coat (TM)840-CM demonstrates emissivity greater than 0.90 at temperatures to 2,500°F. Coating is applied using sponge brush, roller, or conventional spray equipment, and offers coverage rate of 250 sq ft/gal with 2 mil dry film thickness. Curing is accomplished in operation or by heating for 1-2 hr at 200°F plus 1 hr at 500°F. Eco-friendly coating has no odor, cleans up with water, and contains no VOCs. Read More

Paints & Coatings

The New Line of Improved Ceramic Nonstick Coatings from Whitford

May 7, 2010

What you should know about new Fusion and the PFOA- & PTFE-free ceramic "nonstick" coating category <4444> Elverson, PA. Ceramic coatings have been the talk of the cookware market for more than a year. Why has it taken Whitford, supposedly the leader in cookware coatings innovation, so long to bring out a ceramic product? <4444>The answer is simple: Whitford did not want to launch such a product... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Refractory Coating handles high temperatures up to 3,200°F.

January 12, 2010

Single part, water-dispersible, phosphate-bonded, and alumina-filled system, Pyro-Paint(TM) 634-ALP ceramic-based sealant is used to fill micro-porosity in dense refractory brick used in high temperature kilns and furnaces. Coating is inert, chemically resistant, inorganic, and does not outgas or decompose in corrosive applications to 3,200ºF. Available in pint, quart, gallon, and 5 gal drums, coating can be applied by brush, dip, or pneumatic sprayers, and cures fully in 1-2 hr at 700°F. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Paints & Coatings

Insulating Coatings Increase Longevity and Reduces Friction and Fatigue

August 31, 2009

Carma Industrial Coatings in Hanover, Pa applies Insulating Coatings (also known as ceramic coatings) to provide better protection for your products. This unique insulating coating solves issues that many others cannot. Our ceramic coating has an R Factor Rating which means it has a heat/cold resistance ideal for components exposed to extreme temperatures. <4444>Applications include boilers,... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Coating offers corrosion protection to 1,500°F.

August 11, 2009

Formulated using waterborne silicate binder system filled with blend of stainless steel and ceramic corrosion inhibiting pigments, Corr-Paint(TM) CP3015-SS is suited for coating carbon steel and cast iron heat exchangers, boiler components, and exhaust headers. Single part coating system is supplied in ready-to-use viscosity of 500-1,000 cP, is applied using conventional spray equipment, and dries to typical film thickness of 2-3 mils. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Special Coatings for Special Problems

June 11, 2009

Painters USA Inc, a commercial painting contractor located in Wheaton IL, offers a wide range of specialty coatings to meet all the needs of its commercial, industrial, and municipal clients. There are a lot of contractors who can do a good job applying a basic interior or exterior coat of paint and Painters USA considers itself to be among the best. However, we don't stop there. We also... Read More