Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings, Services

Hayden Corp Receives Nadcap Accreditation for Thermal Spray

October 27, 2016

Nadcap recognizes Hayden for its commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality West Springfield, MA - Hayden Corp, a leading thermal spray coating and laser cladding company, recently announced it has received Nadcap accreditation for Thermal Spraying  to AMS2437, AMS2447, Mil Std 2138A Mil Std 1687A.  Nadcap accreditation is critical and in many cases is required for companies... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Ann Arbor, Mich., is Crowned Tnemec 2016 Tank of the Year

October 26, 2016

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 21, 2016) - The municipal water tank in Ann Arbor, Mich., is this year’s winner of the Tank of the Year competition sponsored by Tnemec Company, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance coatings. The 500,000-gallon elevated water tank was selected by a panel of water tank enthusiasts based on criteria such as artistic value, significance of the tank to the... Read More

Lubricants, Paints & Coatings

Passivation Fluid Solutions Take Focus at Galvanizers' Meeting 2016

October 24, 2016

Quaker Chemical highlights PRIMECOAT™ line CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 18, 2016 - In steel manufacturing, the galvanizing process provides corrosion protection to the steel substrate followed by passivation to protect the zinc surface. Choosing an effective passivate chemistry with an appropriate regulatory consideration is a growing challenge given varying regional requirements. To meet... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Michelman Featuring New Primers and OPVs at SuperCorrExpo 2016

October 24, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH (October 17, 2016) - Michelman will feature many of its leading barrier and functional coatings for corrugated, folding carton, and converted paper applications at SuperCorrExpo 2016. Exhibiting in booth #2217, Michelman will highlight some of the most trusted brand names in the industry including Michem®Coat for oil and grease resistance, HydraBan® for water resistance,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings

Dymax Improves Multi-Cure® 9451 Black Conformal Coating with New UL Certification

October 19, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – October 17, 2016... Dymax 9451 Conformal Coating has received a UL V0 flammability certification for materials used in printed wiring boards. Formulated for UV cure and secondary heat cure, this security enhancing material is ideal for environmental protection of PCBs, wire harnesses, electronic components, and other surfaces needing a protective coating. Its opaque... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.

October 17, 2016

Formulated for ease of use, SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment is translucent, can be applied over varnish, and dries at rates permitting application of 3–4 coats/day. Solution uses water-based application technology, has UV inhibitors and no smell, and cleans up with soap and water. Also available, EZ-Poxy Performance Enhancer can be used in all Pettit high-gloss solvent-based topside paints. It provides gloss-retention, durability, hardness, scratch resistance, and longevity. Read More

Paints & Coatings

OTR and WVTR Barrier Coatings are designed for AlOx films.

October 17, 2016

Michem® Flex B5770 and B5780 are barrier coatings designed as topcoats for AlOx transparent films. Industrial scale and laboratory testing conducted on BOBST K5000 vacuum metallizers and offline coaters showed reductions in OTR and WVTR. Also, Michem Flex B5770 showed no loss of barrier after 20 Gelbo flexes during testing, and Michem Flex B5780 showed slightly reduced levels. Michem Flex B5780 shows slightly better print receptivity and superior bond strength in laminate structures. Read More

Paints & Coatings

TCI Powder Coatings to Exhibit at FABTECH 2016

October 13, 2016

Ellaville, Ga. TCI Powder Coatings, a leading manufacturer of powder coatings, will be exhibiting at the 2016 FABTECH event at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from November 16-18. TCI experts showcasing and answering questions about powder coatings in booth #C47027, specifically TruIllusion powder coatings and TruBond powder coating series. Coatings within the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Electrically and Thermally Conductive, Two Part Silicone Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

October 5, 2016

Well suited for use in vacuum environments, Master Bond MasterSil 973S-LO is an adhesive, sealant and coating that passes NASA low outgassing tests. This electrically conductive, two component silicone can be used in the aerospace, electronic, opto-electronic and specialty OEM industries. Featuring a low volume resistivity of 0.004 ohm-cm, MasterSil 973S-LO is a silver filled compound that... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Wear Resistant Nanoparticle Coating targets plasticating screws.

October 5, 2016

Available for single and twin plasticating screws, Xaloy® MPX™ thermal spray coating is made up of particles 5 microns in diameter and resists abrasive and corrosive wear. Particles, consisting primarily of tungsten carbide, are densely packed due to uniform spherical shape. Particle size, coating density, and application velocity promotes bond strength with parent metal of screw. With near-zero porosity, coating survives >1,000 hr of salt fog testing. Standard layer thickness is 300 microns. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Announces Water & Wastewater Impact Award Winners

September 29, 2016

Short Elliott Hendrickson; Champion Coatings; Wapasha Construction; and the city of Austin, Minnesota, take top spot in inaugural program honoring project excellence using Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings CLEVELAND, OHIO – Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®), Champion Coatings, and Wapasha Construction took top honors in the inaugural Sherwin-Williams Impact Award program for... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Transportation Industry Products

TCI Powder Coatings Provides Innovation for Jeep's 75th Anniversary

September 26, 2016

Ellaville, GA This year, the Jeep brand achieved an important milestone: its 75th anniversary. To commemorate this landmark, the Jeep marketing team rolled out Anniversary Special Edition models of several vehicles. Exclusive details included distinct vehicle colors and trim packages on the 2016 Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited fleet. The specialized bronze-colored trim package along with off-road... Read More

Paints & Coatings

High-Gloss Polysiloxane withstands corrosive environments.

September 22, 2016

In just 2 coats, Sher-Loxane™ 800 provides high-gloss finish to bridges, water tanks, structural steel, and many other steel surfaces. Smooth finish offers long-term color and gloss retention, as well as resistance to corrosion, chemicals, and abrasion. Formulated without isocyanates, high-solids Sher-Loxane™ 800 has less than 100 g/l VOC, so it meets stringent environmental regulations. Users can apply product via spray, brush, or roller without thinning. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Paints & Coatings

Conformal Coating System features motorized design.

September 20, 2016

Available on Select Coat® SL-940 Conformal Coating System, Dual-Simultaneous Programmable Pitch feature utilizes 2 applicators to coat 2 parts simultaneously. Motorized system automatically repositions applicators to match programmed pitch, eliminating set-up time normally required during changeover. With Easy Coat® software, user can program when to use one or both applicators. Applicators can also be installed with tilt and rotate options to maintain agility of complex PCB layouts. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

LINE-X Provides the Ultimate in Extreme Truck Bed Protection - Coating Creates Innovative Impact Resistant Guard for Steel and Aluminum Truck Beds

September 12, 2016

-- Blast-Tested Protective Coatings Allow Aluminum or Roll-Formed, High-Strength Steel Pickup Truck Beds to Defend Against the Harshest of Conditions; Drop-In Truck Beds Stand No Chance -- HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Major automakers have recently made some significant changes in the materials used to make truck beds, but one thing remains the same – all truck beds become virtually indestructible... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Process Line enables in-house black oxide finishing.

August 25, 2016

Occupying 3 x 13 ft footprint, BC40E TruTemp Finishing System utilizes 7 individual tanks, each measuring 16 x 24 x 24 in. Tanks are manufactured of heavy-weight, high-density polypropylene and polyethylene, making them virtually unbreakable. Providing Mil-Spec compliant, black oxide finishing capability with 25-minute cycle time, pre-engineered line comes complete with tank system, heaters, plumbing connections, tank lids, and chemical products. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

LUMIFLON® FEVE Resins Improve Corrosion Resistance and Life Span of Aircraft Coatings

August 4, 2016

EXTON, Pa., August 1, 2016 - LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins from AGC Chemicals Americas help aerospace manufacturers create ultra-durable coatings for aircraft in a wide range of colors and glosses that significantly reduce life cycle costs. Manufacturers worldwide use LUMIFLON resins in aerospace coatings formulations to protect military and commercial aircraft from... Read More

Paints & Coatings

U.S. Ballistic Armor Manufacturer Relies on line-x Material for Heightened Spalling Protection

July 28, 2016

– AR500 Features PAXCON by LINE-X Protective Coatings on Ballistic Plates to Protect Law Enforcement, Military and Citizens from Fragmentation and Spall – HUNTSVILLE, Ala.  – AR500 Armor®, makers of ballistic armor and body armor solutions for civilian, military and law enforcement personnel, is highlighting the importance of PAXCON by LINE-X protective coatings in delivering elevated... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Nordson ASYMTEK Teams with Parker Chomerics for High-volume, Precision Conductive Coating Spray Application

July 12, 2016

Find out more from company experts at SEMICON West booth #6557 Carlsbad, CA, USA - Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), and Parker Chomerics, a Division of Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH), are partnering at SEMICON West in Parker Chomerics' booth #6557 to demonstrate precision, high-volume spray applications for EMI coating solutions. One specific solution uses... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Non-Industrial Products, Paints & Coatings

AsahiGuard(TM) Sealant Protects Architectural Stone and Tile from Damaging Stains

July 1, 2016

EXTON, Pa., June 29, 2016 - Decorative and functional architectural stone and tile must be able to repel liquids and oil to maintain their appearance and value. AsahiGuard™ for Stone and Tile from AGC Chemicals provides the most effective deterrent to liquid- and oil-based stains that can ruin the aesthetics of both porous and non-porous stone and tile. AsahiGuard for Stone and Tile is... Read More